Youssoufa Moukoko is a professional Cameroonian-German footballer. He plays striker for the club Borussia Dortmund, as well as the German national team. Youssoufa is known for his ability to score goals at such a young age. Despite being born in Cameroon, he has represented Germany on a global scale. He was originally from Yaounde, Cameroon. He is of German descent. Koko is his nickname.
|First and last name||Youssoufa Moukoko|
|Country of birth||Cameroon|
|Father Name||Joseph Moukoko|
|mother name||Mary Moukoko|
|Sexual orientation||Straight ahead|
|Date of birth||November 20, 2004|
Everything you need to know about his parents
He was born in Yaounde to his father, Joseph Moukoko, and his mother, Marie Moukoko. To elaborate on his parents’ statement: they are not French, but come from the West African city. His father is the breadwinner in the family and Joseph has had German nationality since the early 20th century. They were also considered prescient in terms of family management. Joseph used to transfer euros to his wife for the support of the family, which enabled Youssoufa to attend a middle-class school at the time.
Had he locked his ex-girlfriend in his apartment?
The footballer was under investigation by German authorities when it became public knowledge that he locked his ex-partner in his flat without her consent. According to La Gazzetta Dello Sport, the athlete was involved in a passionate and significant fight with his former partner, which prompted him to take this action. He imprisoned her and went to training. As a result, the girl requested the police to open the door. Dortmund has the option of housing homegrown players in its residential halls. Yet Youssoufa had asked permission from his parents and the club to live on his own.
The identity of the woman he dated remains unknown. Nevertheless, they started their love connection in the year 2017. The duo was relatively young then, 12 and 18 years old respectively. According to the investigation, the woman has not filed a formal complaint. However, whether or not a further investigation should be initiated will be determined by the public prosecutor. He is single and unmarried as of 2022 as he is more focused on his professional job.
He made history at a young age
Youssoufa is one of the youngest players in Bundesliga history to score ten goals. He is also the youngest player in the history of the UEFA Champions League. He had previously participated in the youth program, which is supposed to be the St. Pauli Kult squad. Apart from that, he started his career with the BVB U17s at the age of 13 and the U19s at the age of 14.
That said, he scored 127 goals and had 26 assists in 84 appearances for BVB at youth level. Youssoufa was promoted to first team training in January 2020, two years earlier. At just 16 years and 19 days, his participation in Zenit St Petersburg earned him the distinction of being the youngest player in the Champions League.
Youssoufa Moukoko’s net worth is expected to reach 500 thousand euros in 2022. It is also worth a million euros on the market. He signed a deal with Borussia Dortmund in July 2020, with a salary of 250 thousand euros.