Johan Djourou Biography

Published On Sep 11, 2015
Facts of Johan Djourou
Date of Birth: 1987 , January-18
Birth Nation: Ivory Coast
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
Name Johan Djourou
Nationality Ivorian
Birth Place/City Abidjan
Ethnicity Black Ethnicity
Profession Footballer
Weight in KG 87 kg
Married Yes
Married to Emilie Djourou
Children Aliany Djourou, Lou Djourou
Education University of Southern California
Online Presence Facebook,Wikipedia,Twitter
TV Show Chicago Fire
Net Worth 5,000,000 Euros
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Body Measurements 34-25-35
Birth Name Johan Danon Djourou-Gbadjere
Father Joachim Djourou
Mother Angeline and Danièle Djourou
Working For Hamburger
Face Color White
Famous for Football player
Divorce No
Awards Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Villain
Breast Size 34A
Waist size 25
Hip Size 35
Salary 2.6 million GBP
Tattoo(s) No Tattoo in her body
Religion Muslim
Neck Size 8
Shoe Size 8
Movies The Divide
Sisters Nikol Rakitic
Siblings Olivier Djourou
Girlfriend Ester Giordano
Music Group 3LW
Nick Name Joel Campbell
Affair with N/A
Albums Never Lose Sight
Chest Size 34
Boyfriend Jamie King
Special Title Miss January 1999
Books Girl Walks into a Bar . . .: Comedy Calamities
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Johan Djourou is a defender player. He is also remarkably good at defending his married life. He is married to his wife, Emilie Djourou, whom he dated for a long time. They also had good days being each other's boyfriend and girlfriend. They also have two children together. He is happy to be her loving spouse and till now there is no any sign of this married couple getting divorced. He is not involved in any kind of extra marital affairs.

Johan Djourou is a great footballer these days. And he dreamed of being in this stage since his childhood days. He is actually happy to be as great a footballer as he is now. He began playing club football from 1998 but from the youth team. At that time he played from Étoile Carouge. In 2003, he joined Arsenal as the youth player as he was improving as a strong defensive player. The following year (2004), he made his senior team appearance from the same club. In 2012, it was rumored that he was earning a massive salary and for that year, it was around a net worth of 2.6 million GBP.

 

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Born in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

January 18 , 1987

He is from a middle-class family, born as Johan Danon Djourou-Gbadjere in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire to Joachim and Angeline. His childhood days were full of struggle and later in his life he was raised in Switzerland by his Swiss step mom. 

Joined Étoile Carouge

April 24 , 1998

Johan Djourou is a great footballer these days. He dreamed of being in this stage since his childhood days. He is actually happy to be as great a footballer as he is now. He began playing club football from 1998 but from the youth team and at that time he played from Étoile Carouge.

Married to Emilie Djourou

December 5 , 2007

Johan Djourou is a defender as a footballer and he is also good at defending his married life. He is married to his wife, Emilie Djourou, whom he dated for a long time. They also had good days being boyfriend and girlfriend. They also have two children together.

Joined Arsenal

March 25 , 2003

After playing for Étoile Carouge for half a decade from the youth team, he displayed some impressive game there which allured many European clubs. In 2003, he finally joined them and for a year he played from the youth team.

Made his senior team appearance

September 18 , 2004

After playing from Arsenal in the youth team as a youth player he appeared for a year. He made an impressive display as a defender, so Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger was influenced by his display. In 2004, he made his senior team appearance.

Joined Hamburg

April 25 , 2014

After spending a year on a loan in Hamburg, they finally signed him in a full ownership. Actually, in 2013-2014 sessions, he played from there in 22 matches and impressed the manager of this club, so they signed him in 2014. Till now, he has appeared in the seventeen appearances and also scored a goal.

Won his first international cap

March 1 , 2006

In 2006, he also got a chance to play from Switzerland. He won his first cap from them against Scotland. Till now, he has made 51 international appearances and he has also scored a goal being a defender for his national team.

Won League Cup

August 15 , 2007

He has also been a champion several times, being a player of Arsenal. Actually, it was 2007 when he won the first major cup from Arsenal. That year, he became the champion of League Cup. He also won this trophy with them in 2011.

Made his international debut

2011

He was also called up in the international senior team in 2011. After that, he joined Arsenal as a full-fledged player. He made his first appearance against China. He has also scored 10 international goals and has won fifty international caps.

Joined Juventus

January 26 , 2011

In 2011, he got a chance to be back to his own county and display his football skills in his own home land. He joined Juventus in the January transfer on 26th January in a full ownership. He is still associated with them and giving them every major glory.

Made his international debut

November 17 , 2004

He made his first international appearance in 2004. He actually played from Italy a year before in 2003 but from the junior team. He made his first international match against Finland and he also won this match. He was also in the team when Italy won the world cup in 2006.

Won Seria A

2012

He has won every single Seria A trophy after joining Juventus. They became the champion of Italy from 2011 till now winning every year Seria A. He displayed some impressive football from there and also made many clean sheets.

Won World Cup

2006

He made his international debut from Italy in 2004 and start was also impressive as they won their first match against Finland. He was also included in the 2006, FIFA World Cup squad and lead them to be the champion of the world that year.

Appeared in the UEFA Champions League final

2015

He is still not lucky enough to win the UEFA Champions League final. This year in 2015, he reached UEFA Champions League final with Juventus winning against defending champion Real Madrid but they lost against Barcelona in the final.

Won Bundesliga

2008

His first season with Bundesliga giant Wolfsburg was also impressive. He actually won the Bundesliga and became the champion of the Germany in 2008. He was also the runner up of DFL-Supercup after losing their final match.