Last updated on August 6th, 2023 at 09:17 am
Facts About Marouane Fellaini
|Celebrated Name||Marouane Fellaini|
|Age||35 Years Old|
|Birth Name||Marouane Fellaini Bakkioui|
|Place Of Birth||Etterbeek|
|Net Worth||$30 Million|
|Current Team||Shandong Taishan F.C. (#25 / Forward)|
|Salary||5.2 Million Pound annual|
Marouane Fellaini-Bakkioui is popularly known as Marouane Fellaini who is a professional Belgian football player. He plays for club known as Shandong Taishan F.C. Football Club and Belgium national team. His playing position is Midfielder. His shirt number is 25. His nickname is Giraffro. Adnan Januzaj and Fellainiar best friends. He is an amazing and brilliant football player.
Marouane was born in 22nd November 1987. His birth place is Etterbeek, Brussels, Belgium. His parents are Abdellatif Fellaini who is a goalkeeper of Raja Casablanca and mother name is Hafida Fellaini. He has two brothers Mansour Fellaini and Hamza Fellaini. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. His nationality is Belgium.
Fellaini began his professional football career in 2006 at the age of 19 in Standard Liege. He won the Belgium first division with his team and awards as the league’s best player. He made 84 times appearance in two seasons and score 11 goals. After the end of season, Fellaini moved to Everton in September, 2008 and made his debut against Stoke City in 14th September, 2008. In 5th October, 2008, he scored his first goal in a match against Newcastle United. In 2008-09 season, he scored 9 goals for the club. He appears in 141 games and scored 25 goals in five successive seasons.
Later on, he moved to Manchester City in 2nd September, 2013. He made his official club debut on 14th September 2013 in a match against Crystal Palace. In 20th October 2014, he scored his first competitive goal against West Bromwich Albion under a new management of Louis Van Gaal. He made improvement in his stat than the previous season.
Marouane has played from the Belgium national team. He scored his first national goal against Portugal in UEFA Euro 2008 qualification match.He made his seven appearances in Belgium’s 2014 World Cup qualification campaign. In 4th June 2014, Marouane is selected as a part of Belgium’s 23-man squad for 2014 FIFA World Cup. In 17th June 2014, the match against Algeria Fellaini came as on second-half Substitute. He was named in the starting line-up against Russia in 22nd June 2014. Belgium was defeated by Argentina in Brazil in quarter final.
During qualification for UEFA Euro Cup 206, Fellaini scored two goals against Cyprus which makes the team victory. After that, they again won against Israel. In 7th June 2015, he scored two opening goals against France at the State De France. He scored his sixth goal in four international appearances against Bosnia and Herzegovina.
In 2018 World Cup, Fellaini scored a goal which makes an equalizing goal against Japan in a round of 16.
On 7 March 2019, Fellaini announced his retirement from international football. He earned a total of 87 caps and scored 18 goals for Belgium between 2007 and 2018.
Fellaini is unmarried but he was in love with Lara Binet. His height is 6 feet 4 inch and weight is 85 kg. His net worth is $30 million and salary is 5.2 Million Pound annual. His earning sources are national team, club deals, sponsorship deals and business. His car collections are Audi-A7 and ML-SUV Mercedes.