Emmanuel Chinenye Emenike is a Nigerian international footballer who plays as a striker. He is currently without a club. Emmanuel Emenike net worth is estimated at $16.3 million According to Naijauto.
Emmanuel Emenike Profile
Emmanuel started his football career with Nigerian local club Delta Force. During his time at the club, Emenike used to go on foot to training every day due to lack of money for transportation. This was because he was not paid while playing for the club.
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After his struggle in the local side, he moved to South Africa where he signed for first division club Mpumalanga Black Aces in January 2008
In May the same year, Emenike signed for another club in SA F.C. Cape Town. He also played for Karabükspor
His biggest international breakthrough was On 25 May 2011, when Emenike joined Fenerbahçe for an undisclosed fee, believed to be around 9 million euros.
He lasted at the club for only two months and was sold to Spartak Moscow for €10 million due to a match-fixing scandal involving Emenike and the club.
In August 2013, Emenike moved back to Turkey by returning to Fenerbahçe for a fee worth around €13m (£10.2M).
On 11 July 2015, Emenike signed for Al Ain on a season-long loan. In January 2016, after spending six months at the club, Emenike returned to Fenerbahçe after his loan move was terminated by the club.
Emmanuel Emenike also played for other clubs including; on Loan to West Ham United, Olympiakos, Loan to Las Palmas and lastly Westerlo
Emenike was called up to the Nigeria national football team for a friendly against Sierra Leone. He was called up to Nigeria’s 23-man squad for the Africa Cup of Nations. On 21 January 2013, he scored in Nigeria’s opening AFCON match against Burkina Faso in a 1–1 draw.
Emenike married former Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria winner Iheoma Nnadi in 2016. the couple have two children currently
Emmanuel Emenike Net Worth
Emmanuel Emenike is worth $16.3 million according to Naijauto. He is the 7th richest footballer in Nigeria according to the same report.
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