By Godson Emmanuel.
Super Eagles pacy forward Ahmed Musa is one Nigerian player who has traveled quite a bit around Europe, but the fact that he is one of the richest and top earning Nigerian players export can not be disputed.
The CSKA Moscow winger comes under our radar as we look at his life away from football, welcome to Nigerian players profile.
Ahmed Musa’s estimated net worth stands at 18 million US dollars. His annual salary is in the region over 4.5 million dollars and his market value exceeds 13 million dollars.
The former Juth FC, Kano Pillars and VVV-Venlo player who moved back to his Russian club CSKA Moscow from English Premier League side Leicester City after an unproductive switch, is said to earn about £60,000 as weekly wages.
Ahmed Musa has gone on to establish several businesses in Nigeria as well as erecting real estate that includes a multi million Naira mansion built in the City of his birth Jos, Plateau state.
The classic structure is a tastefully furnished duplex, with facilities such as ; a swimming pool, a small football synthetic pitch, a mosque and a gym.
Perhaps a reflection of his £850,000 pounds London mansion he occupied while still with Leicester City in England.
Musa owns a number of luxurious automobiles with one of his favourites being a Range Rover Sport.
Musa also bought a petroleum filling station known as ‘Myca-7’ in Kano, which is said to be the second of such stations.
Musa it would be recalled completed an ultra modern sports complex in Hotoro estate of Kano state, equipped with modern gym, and training equipments.
Ahmed Musa has a son with his first wife Jamila Musa whom he divorced last year before remarrying Juliet Ejue within same period.
Musa is enjoying his football again with CSKA Moscow where he has had the best form of his football career and he remains a key component of coach Gernot Rohr’s World Cup plans.