Thibaut Courtois Net Worth: Belgian professional footballer and goalkeeper who plays for Chelsea, Thibaut Courtois has a net worth of $20 million.
Born on May 11, 1992 in Bree, Belgium, Thibaut Courtois is considered to be one of the best goalkeepers in the world today despite his young age. After joining Racing Genk when he was seven, he moved to the premier league side Chelsea in 2011 in a five years deal with an undisclosed fee. Having won the Belgian Pro League 2010-11 with Genk, he grabbed much attention in the football world from top European teams and landed a role at Atletico Madrid on loan within weeks of joining the English side.
Thibaut Courtois also became the youngest player ever to join the senior team of Belgium. He started his club career at Atletico with cleansheet in a 4-0 victory at UEFA Europa League against Vitoria de Guimaraes and replaced the first-choice goalkeeper Sergio Asenjo. His loan contract at Atletico was extended further for a year until 2014 and he set a record of 820 minutes without conceding a goal for the club while also helped beating the city rivals Real Madrid after 14 years. The game ended 2-1.
Courtois played for Atletico a year more and took the club to win the domestic league and the finals of the UEFA Champions League. With several awards as the best goal keeper in the world, Thibaut Courtois’s net worth comes through his career as a footballer and several endorsement deals for football kits.
Courtois returned back to his parent club Chelsea in 2014 and replaced the first choice goalkeeper Petr Cech under Jose Mourinho as the manager.
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Thibaut Courtois’s salary at Chelsea is $5 million per year that keeps him at the club until 2019. He also has a market value of $29 million making him one of the highest rated goalkeepers in the world today. Thibaut Courtois’ net worth stands at $20 million as of today.
Quick Facts about Thibaut Courtois
Full Name: Thibaut Nicolas Marc Courtois
Height: 6 ft 6.5 in
Weight: 198 lbs (91 kg)
Date of Birth: May 11, 1992
Place of Birth: Bree, Belgium
Current Club: Chelsea
Thibaut Courtois Salary: 3 million EUR per year