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Arjen Robben Net Worth & Biography (2021)

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What is Arjen Robben’s net worth today?

Net Worth$80million
Age36 years
Born23th January, 1984
Country Of OriginNetherlands
Source Of WealthProfessional Football Player
Last Updated2021

Introduction

Arjen Robben is a Dutch international professional footballer who plays for Bayern Munich.

The winger is very versatile with dribbling, speed and perfect left foot and was once the best player during his prime period.

Early Life

Arjen Robben originates from Bedum City, Netherlands.

The attacking winger was born on 23 January 1984 to the family of Hans Robben and Marjo.

His father was a football agent while his mother was a local celebrity.

When the former Bayern Munich winger was in college, he showed no interest in education but rather, the soccer star was more involved in sports.

Due to his passion and commitment to football, his parents did not hesitate to help him out.

They send Arjen to one of the best football academy for training.

During those periods, the attacker learnt every thing he needed to know as a footballer.

The former Bayern Munich ace improved on his game – both physically and mentally, and joined club Groningen after exceeding expectations.

Argen Robben Personal Life

In 2007, Robben was married to his sweetheart Bernadian Elert.

The union has produced three children, two sons – Luca and Kai (2008 and 2012) and a daughter – Lynn (2010).

Apparently, the soccer star spent a lot of times with his family.

Also, the Dutchman does not show off but leads a calm, quite and reserved lifestyle.

Professional Career

During his playing days in Groningen, Arjen Robben made 18 appearances and scored two goals – clinching the Player of the Year title.

In the following season, the winger scored 6 goals across 28 appearances.

PSV signed the attacking winger for €3,9 million in 2002.

During his first season, the winger made 33 appearances, scoring 12 goals during the process.

This feat earned him the player of the year award, alongside fellow Dutchman, Kateja Cayman.

Manchester United during the era of sir Alex Ferguson, offered €7 million for the striker but however, PSV deemed the amount insulting and deliberately rejected the offer.

Chelsea signed the winger for a reported transfer fee of $18 million.

However, the Dutchman was hampered by injuries in his stay at Stamford bridge.

Nevertheless, the winger won two consecutive Premier League titles with Chelsea and was honoured as 2005 November FA Premier League of the Month.

Spanish Giant, Real Madrid signed the attacking winger from Chelsea at a fee of €36, 55 million.

Due to certain internal issues, the Blanco sold him off to Bayern Munich for a reported transfer fee of €25 million.

The winger’s base salary was rumored to be around €8 million.

In his debut season, the Dutchman helped Bayern to win the league title and Further went on to score the winning goal of the 2013 UEFA Champions League final.

Subsequently, the attacker won 2010 Germany’s best player of the year and 2014 best footballer in the world by The Guardian.

In total, the winger won six Bundesliga titles and two DFB Pokal titles with the German club.

Nationally, the former Bayern Munich veteran winger participated in Euro 2004 Cup, 2006 World cup, 2008 European cup, the 2010 World Cup where they won silver (losing finalists to Spain) and 2014 World cup where they won bronze award.

The Dutchman quitted the national team over the failure of Netherlands to qualify for the 2018 edition of the FIFA world cup tournament.

summarily, the attacking winger has made 97 appearance for the Dutch national team, providing 31 assists and scoring 38 goals in the process.

Arjen Robben Net worth and Biography – Net worth

Arjen Robben has an estimated net worth of around $80 million in 2021.

He also endorses Adidas, FIFA, EA sports and others.

Favourite Quotes From Arjen Robben

“It was a big step for me in the Netherlands: to leave home at the age of 18”. – Arjen Robben

“I’ve been playing football for a while, but Guardiola really made me a better player. I was 29 when I started working with him, so I wasn’t very young, but if you see the steps I made thanks to him, it shows you what he is capable of doing. Guardiola didn’t just put me on the flanks but in other positions as well.” – Arjen Robben

“Some referees have to think about treating every player the same, even if it’s Ronaldinho or another player from a Premiership club. It doesn’t matter how good you are: you have to be treated the same.” – Arjen Robben

“I’ve been playing football for a while, but Guardiola really made me a better player. I was 29 when I started working with him, so I wasn’t very young, but if you see the steps I made thanks to him, it shows you what he is capable of doing. Guardiola didn’t just put me on the flanks but in other positions as well.” – Arjen Robben

“When we are in possession, tactically, he is the best coach in the world for me. He works hard, watches a lot of games, and prepares us really well. Guardiola has the feeling for gaping spaces, and he already had that as a player.” – Arjen Robben

“Bayern had no international success in the years before I joined, and my goal was actually to play at the best possible level, which would have meant winning the Champions League.” – Arjen Robben

“Every league has its own culture, its own identity, and its own type of football. It’s very physical in England, but technical skill comes to the fore in Spain, where everybody wants to play beautiful football. The standards are very high in Germany, too; the teams are physically strong, very disciplined, and very well organized.” – Arjen Robben

Arjen Robben Net worth and Biography – Conclusion

Arjen Robben is certainly among the best wingers in the world (if not the best).

His power, pace and speed clearly stands in him out on the pitch.

Having had a successful career, the Dutchman hanged his boots at 35 due to chronic injury.

What are your opinions concerning the former Bayern Munich winger?

Princewill Ubaha is an electrical engineer by profession, a content writer by perspiration, and an Akwa Ibomite by birth. He always believed that the habit of persistence is the habit of victory.

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