Jules Koundé is a French professional football player who plays as a center-back for the France national team and Spanish giants Barcelona. He previously played for Sevilla from 2019 to 2022.
Barcelona pocketed the Frenchman last month in July 2022 at a whopping deal of £46m. While doing so, they held off tough competition from the Premier League side, Chelsea.
Jules Koundé was picked by Barcelona on 29 July 2022 (Source: Instagram)
Although secured by the football giants, Jules is still not able to make his debut for the side. This is because Barcelona are yet to register him in their domestic league.
Koundé has already missed two games of the new season due to his club’s inability to register him. Now, the club has less than 10 days to register Jules else he will be leaving as a free transfer.
Learn about Jules Koundé stats, height, age, parents, dating, ethnicity, salary, net worth, and other facts.
Jules Koundé Football Stats; His Future At Barcelona
Jules kicked off his football career after joining Fraternelle de Landiras in 2004. He played for the side till 2009 and then played one season with Cerons. Later in 2013, the defender joined the French team, Bordeaux.
He spent 6 years of his youth and senior career with Bordeaux playing for their B team as well. Later in 2019, he joined the La Liga side, Sevilla. Sevilla paid €25 million to add the Frenchman to their squad.
Jules Koundé joined Sevilla in 2019 (Source: Instagram)
Besides helping his team to win the UEFA Europa League, Jules scored 5 goals in 95 appearances at Sevilla. Recently on 29 July 2022, he was picked by Barcelona for £46m.
Jules made his debut for the France national team on 2 June 2021. So far, he has played 11 matches for his national side.
How Much Is His Salary and Net Worth?
Based on his recent deal with Barcelona, Jules will earn a gross salary of €13,550,000 for the 2022/2023 Season, or €260,577 per week.
Moreover, the footballer’s net worth swirls around €1.3 million.
Jules Koundé Wiki; Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Height
The football player was born Jules Olivier Koundé on 12 November 1998 in Paris, France. He is now 23 years of age.
Jules is half Beninese and half French. With French nationality, he holds mixed ethnicity.
The defender is yet to reveal the identity of his parents. As per the wiki sources, his mother is French and his father is Beninese. Jules was raised as a single child by his mother after his parents parted ways just one year after he was born.
Jules stands tall at a height of 5 feet and 10 inches (1.78 meters).
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Is Jules Koundé Dating Anyone?
It looks like Jules Koundé is leading a single life as of now. The French footballer is yet to shed light on his dating and relationship details.
Jules is active on Instagram with over 1.2 million followers. However, he never shares anything related to his personal life on his social media account.