Who is Wahbi Khazri? Biography, Wiki, Height, Net Worth, Age, Parents

Wahbi Khazri

Who is Wahbi Khazri?

Success belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams, this line has been very well proved by Wahbi Khazri who is a Tunisian professional football player who performs as an offensive midfielder or forwards for the French Ligue 1 club Saint-Etienne and the Tunisian national team. He has played for Bastia, Bordeaux, Sunderland, and Rennes in the past (loan). He was transferred to AS Saint-Etienne for four years on July 17, 2018, for a cost of £6 million, and he decided to wear number 10.

Wahbi Khazri was eligible for both Tunisia and France in international football since he was born in France. At various ages, he has represented both France and Tunisia. He has played at the U21 level for France and the U20 level for Tunisia. Despite representing France at the U21 level, he finally elected to play international football for Tunisia. On January 7, 2013, he made his senior international team debut for Tunisia. Tunisia has qualified for the African Cup of Nations in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, and 2021, as well as the 2018 FIFA World Cup. He has almost 60 caps for Tunisia and has scored 24 goals since his debut.

Personal life/Early life

On February 8, 1991, Wahbi Khazri was born. Ajaccio, Corsica, France is where he was born. He is Tunisian and French at the same time. His faith is Muslim, and his zodiac sign is Aquarius, according to his birth date. He is Tunisian by birth. His parents’ identity has been maintained as a mystery and has yet to be revealed. Foued Khazri, his brother, was his childhood companion.

Relationship Status

As we talk about his relationship, He is a married man, according to his personal life. He married his lovely girlfriend Marlene Khazri, with whom he had been dating for a long period. The pair has two children, one boy, and the other a girl. On his social media pages, he had posted images of his wife and kids. He enjoys a close relationship with his wife and children, and they are content in their marriage.

Name Wahbi Khazri
Nick Name Khazri
Birthdate 1991-02-08
Age 31 Years (as of 2022)
Birth Place Ajaccio, Corsica, France
Gender Male
Nationality French and Tunisian
Sexual Orientation Straight
Religion Muslim
Profession Football Player
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Net Worth $1 Million-$5 Million
Height(Approx) In feets: 6 feet 0 inches

In centimeters: 183 cm

Weight(Approx) In kgs: 76 kg

In pounds: 168 lbs

Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Father Name Not known
Mother Name Not known
Siblings Brother: Foued Khazri
School Not known
College Not known
Education Qualification Not known
Marital Status Married
Girlfriend Marlene Khazri
Wife/Spouse Marlene Khazri

Children Son: 1

Daughter: 1

Favorite Actor Not known
Favorite Color Not known
Favorite Actress Not known
Favorite Destination Not known
Links Instagram

Career Highlights

Wahbi Khazri Club Career:

He commenced playing football for the JS Ajaccio youth squad in 1995 and continued until 2003. He joined the Bastia youth squad in 2003 and began his career there. After rising through the Bastia youth system, he made his senior squad debut on March 13, 2009, scoring the game-winning goal in a 1-0 victory over Montpellier. He made 12 appearances for the team in the 2008-09 season, scoring three goals and giving one assist across all competitions.

As Bastia was demoted to Championnat National in 2009-10, he made 32 appearances for the club, scoring two goals and contributing two assists in all competitions. He made 38 appearances for Bastia during the 2010-11 season, scoring 6 goals and contributing 1 assist in all competitions as the team won the Championnat National. He made 34 appearances for Bastia during the 2011-12 season, scoring 11 goals and giving 8 assists in all competitions as the team won Ligue 2 and was promoted to Ligue 1 the next season.

He appeared in 32 games for the team in 2012-13, scoring seven goals and giving nine assists across all competitions. He made 34 appearances for the team in the 2013-14 season, scoring seven goals and giving three assists across all competitions. He signed a four-year contract with the FC Girondins de Bordeaux on July 1, 2014. On the first day of the 2014-15 season, he made his debut for the club in a 1-0 win against Montpellier on August 9, 2014. In a 4-1 win over Monaco on August 17, 2014, he scored his first goal for the club.

He scored the 3,400th goal in Girondins history on September 28, 2014. He made 34 appearances for the club in his debut season, scoring nine goals and giving eight assists across all competitions. He made 30 appearances for the club in the first half of the 2015-16 season, scoring six goals and giving seven assists across all competitions. He appeared in 23 games for the team in 2016-17, scoring one goal and contributing one assist across all competitions. On August 31, 2017, he returned to Ligue 1 with Rennes on a season-long loan.

He made his debut for the club in a 3-1 win against Marseille on September 10, 2017. He made 29 appearances for Rennes during his loan term, scoring 11 goals and giving four assists in all competitions as he helped the team finish fifth in the league and qualify for the Europa League. He scored twice in a 2-0 win over Monaco on September 28, 2018. Wahbi made 35 appearances for the club in his first season, scoring 14 goals and giving 8 assists across all competitions to finish as the team’s leading scorer. For him, the 2019-20 season got off to a rocky start.

He appeared in 23 games for the team during that season, scoring six goals and giving four assists across all competitions. During the 2021-22 season, he scored his seventh goal of the season in Ligue 1 with a strike from 68 meters against FC Metz on 30 October 2021, the most distant goal in Ligue 1 since 2006

Wahbi Khazri International Career:

In international football, he was eligible for both Tunisia and France because he was born in France. At various ages, he has represented both France and Tunisia. He has played for both France and Tunisia at the U21 level. In 2009, he made his Tunisian U20 national team debut. He was called up to the France U21 national squad in November 2011 for a pair of 2013 UEFA European U21 Championship Tournament qualifiers against Romania and Slovakia.

He made his first and only appearance for the French U21 team against Italy in February 2012. Despite representing France at the U21 level, he finally elected to play international football for Tunisia. On January 7, 2013, he made his senior international team debut for Tunisia in a 1-1 friendly match against Ethiopia. He was selected for the 2015 African Cup of Nations in December 2015, where he played every match as Tunisia was ousted in the quarter-finals by Equatorial Guinea.

He was one of 23 Tunisians selected for the 2017 African Cup of Nations, where he played every match as Tunisia was ousted in the quarter-finals for the second time, this time by Burkina Faso. He led Tunisia to fourth place in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, which was held in Egypt. On 7 October 2021, he scored his 22nd goal for Tunisia in the third match of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying against Mauritania, becoming the country’s second-best scorer.

Wealth and Net Worth

 Khazri is a Tunisian professional football player who currently represents Saint-Etienne in Ligue 1. He is a highly accomplished footballer, and his football career is his primary source of income. Contracts, incentives, wages, and sponsorships all contribute to his earnings. He was transferred to AS Saint-Etienne for four years in July 2018 for a cost of £6 million.

His net worth is estimated to be between $1 million and $5 million as of 2022, with an annual salary of £2.7 million from his present club. His estimated market worth is €4.50 million. He is enjoying a lavish lifestyle thanks to his enormous money.

Physical Appearance

This eminent personality, Wahbi was born on 8 February 1991 and has turned 31 years old as of 2021. He is blessed with a charming personality which is enhanced by his black hair and dark brown eyes.

His height is 6 feet and 0 inches which is 183 centimeters. He follows a regular and healthy diet in order to keep himself healthy with a weight of 76 kg or 168 lbs.

Some Amazing Facts at A Glance About Wahbi Khazri:

  • Khazri started playing football at the age of only 3.
  • Wahbi wears shirt number 10 for Saint-Etienne.
  • This talented player was honored by the 2010-11 Championnat National with Bastia.
  • He was also honored by 2011-12 Ligue 2 with Bastia.
  • This hardworking player also won the 2018 Tunisian Footballer of the Year.
  • His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

 

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