Christian Luyindama Biography

Christian Luyindama

Quick Facts About Christian Luyindama

Celebrated Name Christian Luyindama
Age 27 Years
Nick Name Luyindama
Birth Name Christian Luyindama Nekadio
Birth Date 1994-01-08
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Congolese
Birth Nation DR Congo
Place Of Birth Kinshasa, DR Congo
Horoscope Capricorn
Ethnicity African
Career Start 2012
Marital Status Married
Children One
Height 6 ft. 3 inches
Weight 91kg
Body Type Alethic
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football Career
Salary £1.2 Million
Current Club Galatasaray
Position Centre-back
Jersey Number 27
Links Facebook Instagram

Christian Luyindama Nekadio is a Congolese professional football player who plays for the Turkish club Galatasaray. He is a versatile player who can also play as a defensive midfielder and forward. He started playing football for the youth team of DCMP in 2012 and played until 2014. In 2014, he joined the youth team of Sanga Balende where he played for one season. In 2015, he moved to TP Mazembe with whom he won the 2016 CAF Confederation Cup. On 31 January 2017, he joined Standard Liege on loan with an option given to the club to sign him permanently. The move was made permanent on 18 May 2017. On 31 January 2019, the last day of the 2018-19 winter transfer window, he moved to Super Lig side Galatasaray on loan until the end of the season with the deal included an option to make the move permanent.

On the international level, he has represented DR Congo at the senior level. In the African Cup of Nations qualification, he made his international team debut for DR Congo on 10 June 2017. He was part of the DR Congo squad that played in the African Cup of Nations 2017.

What is Christian Luyindama Famous For?

  • Being a professional football player.

Honors

  • Won the 2016 CAF Confederation Cup with TP Mazembe.
  • Won the 2018 Belgian Cup with Standard Liege.
  • Won the 2018-19 Super Lig with Galatasaray.
  • Won the 2018-19 Turkiye Kupasi with Galatasaray.
  • Won the 2019 Super Kupa with Galatasaray.

Where is Christian Luyindama From?

Christian Luyindama Nekadio was born on 8 January 1994. His birthplace is Kinshasa, DR Congo. Detail about his parents has been kept secret and not been disclosed yet. He holds Congolese nationality. He belongs to the African ethnicity. His horoscope sign is Capricorn.

Christian Luyindama TP Mazembe

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Christian Luyindama Club Career

  • He started playing football for the youth team of DCMP in 2012 and played until 2014. 
  • In 2014, he joined the youth team of Sanga Balende where he played for one season.
  • In 2015, he moved to TP Mazembe with whom he won the 2016 CAF Confederation Cup.
  • On 31 January 2017, he joined Standard Liege on loan with an option given to the club to sign him permanently. The move was made permanent on 18 May 2017. During his 2017-18 season, he made 38 appearances for the club, scoring 4 goals in all the competitions as Standard Liege Belgian Cup that season.
  • During his 2018-19 season, in the first of the season, he made 30 appearances for the club, scoring 3 goals and providing 1 assist in all the competitions.

Christian Luyindama Standard Liege

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  • On 31 January 2019, the last day of the 2018-19 winter transfer window, he moved to Super Lig side Galatasaray on loan until the end of the season with the deal included an option to make the move permanent. He made his debut for the club on 2 February 2019 in a 1-1 draw to Alanyaspor. On 6 February 2019, he scored his first goal for the club in a 2-0 win against Hatayspor in the quarter-finals 1st leg of Turkiye Kupasi. During his loan spell at Galatasaray, he made 17 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 2 assists in all the competitions as Galatasaray won the Super Lig and Turkiye Kupasi that season.
  • On 29 June 2019, he was permanently moved to Galatasaray. During his 2019-20 season, he made 15 appearances for the club in all the competitions as Galatasaray won the Super Kupa that season.
  • During his 2020-21 season, he made 15 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 1 assist in all the competitions.

Christian Luyindama Galatasaray

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Christian Luyindama International Career

  • He has represented DR Congo at the senior level. 
  • In the African Cup of Nations qualification, he made his international team debut for DR Congo on 10 June 2017 in a 3-1 win over the Republic of the Congo. 
  • He was part of the DR Congo squad that played in the African Cup of Nations 2017.

Christian Luyindama Congo

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Christian Luyindama Wife

Looking at his personal, Christian Luyindama is a married man. He has not shared many details about his relationship status. The couple is blessed with one child where he had shared a couple of pictures with his wife and child on his social media accounts. He has an intimate relationship with his wife and child where they are living their life happily together. Any updates on his personal life will be updated here soon. 

Christian Luyindama wife

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Christian Luyindama Height and Weight

Christian Luyindama stands at a height of 1.91m i.e. 6 feet and 3 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 91kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color and hair color are black. His sexual orientation is straight. 

Christian Luyindama Net Worth and Salary

Christian Luyindama earns from his professional career as a football player. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. As of 2021, his salary is £1.2 million where his net worth is not revealed yet. His market value is around €5.50 million. Any updates on his net worth will be updated here soon.

Did You Know?

  • He is a versatile player who can also play as a defensive midfielder and forward.
  • He wears shirt number 27 for Galatasaray.