Mamadou Sakho

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Picture of the 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) tall French/Senegalese centre-back of Crystal Palace

BirthdateFebruary 13th, 1990
BirthplaceParis, France
Length1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
TeamCrystal Palace

Sakho Salary & Net Worth Revealed

How much does he earn?

In August 2017 the centre-back signed a contract with Crystal Palace that nets him a whopping salary of 5.8 Million Euro (5.1 Million Pound) per year. We have crunched the numbers, this means he earns €28,753 (£25,597) per day and €1,198 (£1,067) per hour!

Per year€5,800,000£5,163,338
Per month€483,333£430,278
Per week€117,886£104,946
Per day€28,753£25,597
Per hour€1,198£1,067
Per minute€19.97£17.78
Per second€0.33£0.30

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Crystal Palace Salary Overview 20-21
The salary of the French/Senegalese centre-back compared to his Crystal Palace teammates

Net Worth & Market Value
Net Worth44 Million Euro (39 Million Pound)
Market Value15 Million Euro (12.9 Million Pound)
The French born Senegalese centre-back came up through the youth ranks at PSG and featured for their first-team for six years before making a move to England to play for Premier League royalties Liverpool in 2013. The defender signed for Crystal Palace in 2017, and has a net worth estimated at €44 million (£39 million). Approaching his thirties the defender still retains a market value of €15 million (£12.9 million).

Sakho Tattoo - Does he have one?

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Mamadou  Sakho tattoo, the French/Senegalese number 12 from Paris, France
The Crystal Palace centre-back enjoying his holiday at the beach in Maldives with his family, he doesn't seem to be sporting any tattoos on his body. (Image: Instagram)

Love Life - Single, Girlfriend or Wife?

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Mamadou Sakho Wife - Majda
Picture of his Wife, who goes by the name Majda.
The couple are happily married and are parents to two wonderful young children. (Image: Instagram)

Family - Get to know them

Daughter - Aïda
Picture of Mamadou  Sakho Daughter, called Aïda
The defender's first born daughter Aïda, she loves going to Selhurst Park to watch her father rough up opposition players! (Image: Instagram)

Sakho Car - What does he drive?

Picture of his    car
A big set of wheels fit to carry one of the largest and strongest players to grace the Premier League. (Image:

House - Where does he live?

Location: London, England
House of the French/Senegalese number 12, located in London, England
The man from Senegal also happens to be one of the loveliest family man you'll meet, here he is cooking with his wife in the kitchen of his London apartment. (Image: Instagram)


Born in Paris, France, to Senegalese parents, he began his footballing career aged six playing for local side Paris FC. In 2002 he was scouted by Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and joined up with their youth system, initially starting out as a striker, he morphed into his position of central-defender by the time he had graduated into the first-team in 2007. He made his senior-team debut a day after his 17th birthday, as PSG went on to beat Greek side AEK Athens in a UEFA Cup Round of 32 fixture on 14 February 2007. Shortly thereafter the defender would sign his first professional contract  on 14 June 2007, and made his Ligue 1 debut in a 0-0 draw against Valeciennes on 20 October 2007. He first established himself in the Les Parisiens first-team during the 2008/09 season, since then the central defender has featured in over 200 occasions for PSG, winning Coupe de la Ligue in 2007/08, Coupe de France in 2009/10, Ligue 1 in 2012/13 and Trophée des Champions in 2013. After a trophy laden career in France, one of Europe's most sought after defender's moved to England to sign for Liverpool FC for a fee of £18 million ahead of the 2013/14 Premier League season. Despite a promising start, the Senegalese international would endure a difficult time at Merseyside, persistent injury setbacks and fallout with managers for not respecting authority on several occasions proved detrimental to his cause, as the centre-back never quite settled into the first-team. Three seasons and 56 Premier League appearances later, it was time to seek opportunities elsewhere, the hard-man from Senegal signed for fellow Premier League club Crystal Palace on 31 August 2017 on a four-year contract for a fee of £25 million. His time with The Eagles has seen him slowly acquaint himself to a new surrounding, building on 19 appearances from his debut season with 27 in his second season at Selhurst Park.

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