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Michy Batshuayi Chelsea: Everything you should know about

Michy Batshuayi Chelsea is a Belgian professional footballer. His role in the squad is that of a striker but his appearance on the official pitch is still negligible.

If you are interested in Batshuayi, follow the article below to know more facts about him.

Batshuayi Profile 

Michy Batshuayi Profile 

Michy Batshuayi Chelsea is a talented forward who is asserting his position in the team and his fans day by day. Coming to The Blues, the Belgian contributed to the achievement of helping the team come close to the 5th Premier League championship. 

Here is some basic information about him.

Full nameMichy Batshuayi-Atunga
NicknameBatman
Date of birth2nd October 1993
Age28 (as in 2022)
Zodiac signLibra
NationalityBelgian
ReligionChristianity
PositionForward
Height in centimeters185
Weight in kilograms91

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Michy Batshuayi Age

Striker Batshuayi was born in Brussels, Belgium on October 2, 1993. During his childhood, the forward lived happily with his father, Mr. Pino, and his mother, Ms. Viviane Leya Iseka. In the upcoming October 2022, he has just turned 29 years old. His football career has been supported by his family since he was a young boy. It can be said, Michy is one of the players who grew up with a passion for football.

Michy Batshuayi Current team, Position, and Number 

Current team Chelsea FC
PositionForward
Jersey number23

Batshuayi signed a five-year deal at The Blue. Under manager Antonio Conte, the young player has impressive goals. He opened the game with an 8-0 match against Atus Ferlach. He wears the number 30 shirt, although he is on the bench for the most part. If he has the opportunity to play, he still gives his best and has a certain number of achievements.

Batshuayi Height and Weight

Michy Batshuayi ChelseaMichy Batshuayi Chelsea is a physically fit, muscular player in the club. He has a height of 185 centimeters and a weight of 91 kilograms. He maintains such a strong body, thanks to a principled living regimen, besides he also plays and trains hard.

Michy Batshuayi Contract, Transfer fee, Salary, and Networth

Networth27.5 million euros (24.5 million pounds)
Weekly Wage£ 90,000 
Yearly Salary£ 4,680,000
Dates joinedJanuary 2, 2019
Transfer fee£90 million 
Contract term5 years

Batshuayi joined the Blues at the age of 22, a young player who signed a five-year contract at the Blues for a fee of £ 33.2 million. By joining the biggest club in Europe, The Belgian center-forward kicked has the opportunity to go further in his professional career. The talented player was somewhat recognized when he scored a hat-trick to send the club smoothly into the next round of the 2017/2018 League Cup.

Football Career

Before being on the list of Chelsea FC players, the forward played for teams from Youth Academy Clubs to Professional Club Career.

Before Chelsea

  • RFC Evere ( 2003-2005)
  • RUSA Schaarbeek ( 2005-2006)
  • Brussels ( 2006-2007) – (2008-2009)
  • Anderlecht ( 2007-2008)
  • Standard Liege (2009-2014)
  • Marseille ( 2014-2016)

Michy Batshuayi Chelsea Achievements 

The young player has achieved some elite achievements in his playing career:

  • Coupe de France runner-up (2015/16) with Marseille
  • Premier League (2016/17) and FA Cup runner-up (2016/17) with The Blue
  • Turkish Super Cup 2021 with Besiktas
  • FIFA World Cup third-place 2018 with Belgium
  • Individual: Ebony Shoe Award (2013/2014); UNFP Ligue 1 Player of the Month (October 2015) and Bundesliga Team of the Season (2017/18)

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Michy Batshuayi Chelsea Stats

Here are Batshuayi’s stats at national leagues.

Batshuayi Chelsea Stats

Michy Batshuayi News and Rumors

Michy Batshuayi Parents

Pino Batshuayi is Batshuayi’s father and his mother is Viviane Leya Iseka. Both parents are of African Descent. They trace their roots back to the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Batshuayi Wife

The forward is also quite tight-lipped about publicizing his private relationship.  Honestly, at the moment, Batshuay is not married and is focused on his career.

In the past, he has had a daughter with his ex-girlfriend Gitte Van Der Elst. The conflicting stories revolve around this love affair in the child’s upbringing.

Is Batshuayi gay?

Interestingly, Batshuayi was the player who was mentioned in a surprising status line from @TheChelseaDaily in 2017. The status was about his gender, the account owner revealed that the Belgian player came out and confirm his homosexuality and had already told his Blues teammates. Faced with that news, the young player spoke deeply with a status line with a smile icon: ” Bro even your mother knows that’s false“.

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Social media account

Batshuayi is one of the Chelsea FC players with the most followers from fans on major social platforms an impressive number, follow along:

  • Instagram: @mbatshuayi (with 2.5 million followers)
  • Facebook: batshuayiofficial (with 1.8 million followers)
  • Twitter: mbatshuayi (with 1.5 million followers)

The above article also pointed out the information about Michy Batshuayi Chelsea. Perhaps, the Belgian player is concentrating on his form to prepare the best performances for the fans. If you love him as well as other players, follow us at Football Players Chelsea.

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