Edouard Mendy is a Senegalese goalkeeper who plays for Chelsea in the Premier League and the Senegalese national team. In 2020, Edouard Mendy joined Chelsea Football Club. He won the 2020/21 UEFA Champions League with Chelsea. He was named UEFA Champions League Goalkeeper of the Season.
Édouard Osoque Mendy, better known as Édouard Mendy was born March 1, 1992, in Montivilliers, France. From now on he is 30 years old and he holds Senegalese/French nationality. He is also of African ethnicity and is a Christian by religion. Born to a Guinea-Bissau father and a Senegalese mother. Apart from them, there is no other information about their parents and siblings.
Speaking about his academic credentials, he completed his high school education and completed his bachelor’s degree at US State University.
Edouard Mendy started playing for junior clubs at a young age. At the age of 13 he enrolled at the youth academy of Le Havre. From 2006 to 2011 he played for CS Municipaux Le Havre. In 2011 he joined Cherbourg and started his professional football career. In 2014 the club released him and he became without a club.
He was without a club for a year and thought about his future. At the age of 22 he registered as unemployed and started looking for jobs. In 2015, he was signed by Marseille as their fourth goalkeeper, which changed his fortunes. Additionally, he spent the 2015/16 season with the club’s reserves as a backup goalkeeper.
In 2016 he moved to League 2 club Reims. There he quickly established himself as the club’s first-choice goalkeeper. After keeping 18 clean sheets in 34 games, he guided the club to the Ligue 2 title and promotion to Ligue 1 in 2017/18 he to Rennes in 2019.
He only played one season for the club and helped the club finish third in the league. The club also qualified for the UEFA Champions League. Most recently, in September 20202, he joined English club Chelsea on a five-year deal for £22million. In addition, he set several records by keeping consecutive clean sheets. He played an important role for Chelsea as they won the 2020-21 UEFA Champions League by beating Manchester City in the final.
At international level, he could have represented Senegal, Guinea-Bissau or France. He also played against Portuguese sides Belenenses and Estoril in friendly matches against Guinea-Bissau. In 2019 he represented Senegal at the Africa Cup of Nations. In addition, Senegal finished second, where he was pulled from the team after suffering an injury before Senegal’s last group stage game.
awards and fortune
Edouard Mendy has received some recognition and honors in his career. He was also named goalkeeper of the season in the UEFA Champions League. In addition, he was also named to the UFEA Champions League Season Squad. In 2021 he was named Best African International Player at the Ghana Football Awards and France Football CAF Men Team of the Year.
As a professional soccer player, Edouard Mendy has made a huge amount of money in his career. Also, he has an estimate net worth of $40 million from his soccer career.
Edouard Mendy is a married Man, but he hasn’t publicly shared his wife and kids yet. Also, the goalkeeper likes to keep his family life a secret.
Speaking of controversies and rumours, Edouard Mendy isn’t there yet.
body measurement and social media
Edward is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 68 kg. Also, he has short black hair and black eyes in color. Other than that, there is no further information on his other body measurements.
Edouard Mendy is quite active on social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. His Facebook has more than 3 million followers and so on Instagram, There are more than 2 million followers. Likewise, there are more than 2,000 followers on Twitter.