Christopher Alan Nkunku, born November 14, 1997, is a French professional footballer who plays as a midfielder or forward for Bundesliga club RB Leipzig and the France national team.
Christopher Nkunku was born in Lagny-sur-Marne, France to a Congolese father. He is a graduate of the Paris Saint-Germain Academy where he made his professional debut in December 2015. He represented France at several youth international levels, before making his debut for the senior national team in March 2022.
Early Life and Education
Christopher Nkunku was born in Lagny-sur-Marne, France where h was raised by his parents. His father is a Congolese who resides in France where the footballer began his career.
While growing up in France, he started playing football on the street and join Paris Saint-Germain academy where he took his career to a professional level and made his debut with the French giant.
Although much is not known about the educational background of the prolific midfielder, people have been asking where is Christopher Nkunku from? The youngster is from France.
Christopher Nkunku is prolific midfielder and attacker who plays for Bundesliga club RB Leipzig and the France national team, where he ply his trade.
He won three Ligue 1 titles and made 78 appearances in total for PSG before he moved to German club RB Leipzig in July 2019 for an undisclosed fee.
Nkunku represented his country’s national team, France at multiple youth international levels, before making his debut for the senior national team in March 2022.
He joined the Paris Saint-Germain youth system in 2010 and was a member of the youth team who were runners-up in the 2015–16 UEFA Youth League. Nkunku made his professional debut at the age of 18 on December 8, 2015, in a UEFA Champions League match against Shakhtar Donetsk, coming on as a substitute to replaced Lucas Moura in the 87 minutes in a 2–0 home win.
The talented and skillful player scored his first professional goal in a 7–0 home win against Bastia in the Coupe de France on January 7, 2017. He scored his first brace as a professional, in a 5–0 win against Metz on On March 10, 2018.
Christopher Nkunku joined RB Leipzig on July 18, 2019, on a 5-year-deal. He scored his first hat-trick for the club in their 6-3 defeat to Manchester City in the 2021-22 UEFA Champions League group stage match, becoming the first player in the club’s history to score a hat-trick in the Champions League.
Christopher Nkunku Net Worth
Christopher Nkunku is a French professional footballer with an estimated net worth of $10million. The player amassed great wealth, playing in Europe top clubs such as PSG and RB Leipzig.
The French international is not yet married and not in a relationship at the moment. It is no doubt that celebrities are known for flaunting their partners, however, Nkunku has not shown anyone on his social media as his partner.
Christopher Nkunku is only focusing on his professional football career, with the dream of playing for some of Europe top clubs and win silverwares.