Nampalys Mendy is a professional football player who plays as a defensive midfielder for Premier League Club Leicester City. The player is famously known as the carbon copy of fNampalys Mendy is former French International Claude Makelele. He was featured in Senegal’s Africa Cup of Nations Final Victory against Egypt. Let us know more about Nampalys’s personal life.
All About Nampalys’ Age, Family, Wife and Personal Affairs
Nampalys Mendy was born and raised in France. He is presently 30 years old following his birth date on June 23, 1992. Fellow footballers Bafetimbi Gomis and Alexandre Mendy are his cousins. Apart from this, no information is provided by any source about his parents and family. The player has not updated his personal information on social media. According to his Wikipedia page, he is still unmarried. Mendy seems to be currently single and is not dating anyone. He is presently focusing on his career and has no time for relationships.
Nampalys Mendy’s Professional Career Details and Recognition
Mendy is a defensive midfielder famous for his elasticity, brain power and perfect distribution of the ball. The player is praised for his mature and vigorous play despite his age and size and was often compared to Claude Makelele. Mendy has represented the French Youth international under-17, under-18, and under-19 levels and earned caps simultaneously.
On 29 October 2009 he made his debut with the under-18 team in a friendly match against Denmark. Initially, Mendy was called to the under-19 team to play in the Sendai Cup in Japan but because of his consistent performance, he became a permanent part of the squad and was officially called to the under-19 team for the 2011 UEFA European Under-19 Championship. Mendy being eligible for the under-19 and under-20 teams, was still called up to the under-21 team for a friendly match against Russia. In March 2021 Mendy made his debut in the Senegal national team.
Nampalys Mendy’s Net Worth Estimation
The defensive midfielder has signed a three-year contract with Leicester City worth $ 8580000 with an average salary of $ 2860000. His net worth for the current year is estimated to be $ 1.5 million.