||Kelechi Promise Iheanacho
||October 3, 1996
||Two brothers and a sister
||6 feet 1 inch (1.85m)
||$ 8 million
Kelechi Promise Iheanacho is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Leicester City and therefore the Nigeria national team. Iheanacho began his senior career at Manchester City during the 2015–16 season.
Personal Life : While there are many rumour about Iheanacho been married, there's no verified source on this.He was once linked to at least one Miss Amaka, a woman he allegedly dated for five years.Nacho has also been linked to ex BBNaija star Nina and, more recently, to Chloe, another ex –BBNaija personality.
Kelechi Iheanacho’s Net worth : Iheanacho is one among the very best paid Nigerian football players within the English premier league. His current annual salary is around $3.2 million which the striker earns from his club, As of 2018, his total net worth might be assumed to be quite $8 million. His salary was reported to be £85k per week at Man City previously.Leicester City as his weekly wage is above $60,000.He features a house in Manchester worth $2.4million and a mansion in Lagos approximately worth $2.8 million.
Professional Career Manchester City : Iheanacho joined Manchester City's Academy on 10 January 2015. Before the 2014–15 season, City visited the us on a pre-season tour, and although still not formally a City player, he joined up with the squad. He played and scored within the first match of the tour, a 4–1 win against Sporting Kansas City, and scored again against Milan during a 5–1 win. After the conclusion of the tour, Manchester City arranged for Iheanacho to coach with the Columbus Crew until mid-October.
On 10 August 2015, Iheanacho was included during a first-team matchday squad for the primary time during a competitive fixture, however he remained an unused substitute in their 3–0 win at West Bromwich Albion in their first game of the Premier League season. Nineteen days later, he made his competitive debut, replacing Raheem Sterling for the ultimate minute of a 2–0 win against Watford at the town of Manchester Stadium. He scored his first competitive goal on 12 September, replacing Wilfried Bony within the final minute during a match away to Crystal Palace and scoring the sole goal of the sport .
Iheanacho scored his first career hat-trick on 30 January 2016 against Aston Villa within the fourth round of the FA Cup, also fixing City's fourth goal, scored by Raheem Sterling. the subsequent month, he was put in City's UEFA Champions League squad at the expense of the injured Samir Nasri. During February, Iheanacho scored against Tottenham Hotspur during a 2–1 home defeat for City.
In October 2016, Iheanacho was nominated for the FIFA wonder boy award, which was eventually won by Bayern Munich's midfielder Renato Sanches.Previous winners of the award include teammates Raheem Sterling and Sergio Agüero, and six-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi.
Iheanacho's next goal would are available the Champions League, against Celtic, during a 1–1 home draw on 6 December 2016. Iheanacho's final goal of the season, and subsequently final goal for City, came against Huddersfield during a 5–1 FA Cup fifth round replay win, during which Iheanacho scored the ultimate goal of the sport .
Leicester City : Iheanacho was signed by Premier League club Leicester City on a five-year contract on 3 August 2017, for a reported £25 million fee.He made his debut for the club during a 4–3 defeat to Arsenal on 11 August 2017. He scored his first goal for Leicester in an EFL game against Leeds United on 24 October 2017. On 16 January 2018, Iheanacho became the primary player in English football to be awarded a goal thanks to VAR, because the referee deemed that the player had been incorrectly ruled offside for his second goal.
lheanacho scored his first Premier League hat-trick during a 5–0 win against Sheffield United on 14 March 2021. every week later, Iheanacho netted a brace in Leicester's 3–1 convert Manchester United within the quarter-finals of the FA Cup, sending the club into the semi-finals of the competition for the primary time since 1981–82.The two strikes were Iheanacho's eighth and ninth goals in his last nine matches altogether competitions.