Victor Wanyama is Kenyan professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur and captains the Kenyan national team. He is among richest footballers in Kenya history
VICTOR WANYAMA BIOGRAPHY
Victor Wanyama (Victor Mugubi Wanyama) was born on 25 June 1991
VICTOR WANYAMA EDUCATION BACKGROUND
Secondary school student at Kamukunji High School.
Primary school student at St Peters Claver Primary School.
VICTOR WANYAMA CAREER /CV
At age of 15 years he played with JMJ Academy for three years then Kenyan Premier League clubs Nairobi City Stars and AFC Leopards
In 2007 he joined Allsvenskan club Helsingborg
After a successful trial, Wanyama signed for Beerschot AC on a four-year contract in summer 2008. He made his debut in a League match at the end of the 2008–09 season. In September 2009
the summer of 2010 Scottish Premier League club Celtic attempted to sign Wanyama but Beerschot did not allow him to leave. Russian club CSKA Moscow also attempted to sign him, but they failed as well
In 9 July 2011, Wanyama finally completed a £900,000 move to Celtic from Beerschot AC, after the Scottish club had failed to sign him the previous year. He signed a four-year contract and in doing so became the first ever Kenyan to play in the SPL
Amid much speculation and a previous breakdown in contract talks with celtic over improved contract, on 11 July 2013, Wanyama signed for Premier League side Southampton for a fee claimed to be £12.5 million, making him the first Kenyan to ever play in the Premier League.
Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur announced that they had reached an agreement with Southampton for the transfer of Wanyama, signing a five-year contract for a fee of £11 million.Wanyama had previously worked with Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino who brought him to Southampton in July 2013.
VICTOR WANYAMA SALARY
Victor mugubi wanyama earns salary of ksh1million per day ($10,000). ksh 10Million per week ( work $70,000). With other several allowances.
VICTOR WANYAMA FAMILY
Victor Wanyama comes from a sporting family. His brother McDonald Mariga is also a professional footballer, while his other brothers Thomas and Sylvester Wanyama are also footballers in the Kenyan Premier League. His father, Noah Wanyama, was a footballer for A.F.C. Leopards in the 1980s, and his sister Mercy is a professional basketball player in the USA.
VICTOR WANYAMA WIFE
Harambee Stars international Victor Wanyama is a man in love! Past rumours that seemed to tell a tale of romance between the midfielder and Kenyan songstress Victoria Kimani (Rapper Bamboo’s sister), were quickly refuted by the two celebrities. A few months down the line and Tracy Macniven is now the new lady in Wanyama’s life.
Just days after gospel singer Bahati and his wife welcomed their first born daughter in 2018 a photo of Diana has surfaced online leaving many with questions.
It is said that the internet does not forget anything even when it was deleted. In the photo doing round, the sassy Diana Marua is seen sitting beside Tottenham hotspur player Victor Mugubi Wanyama.
VICTOR WANYAMA HOUSE
he bought a bungalow at Kileleshwa where his family and siblings stays
VICTOR WANYAMA WEALTH
he is among the highest richest footballer in kenya.
VICTOR WANYAMA GOALS
VICTOR WANYAMA AWARDS
Victor Wanyama’s thunderbolt in Tottenham’s 2-2 draw with Liverpool has been named Premier League goal of the month of February 2018
While at southhampton Victor wanyama African Player of the Month for September
Scottish young player of the year while at celtic
First Kenyan to play in Scottish League
First Kenyan to play in English Premier League
First Kenyan to play and score in Champion league during 2-1 win over Barcelona.