Who is Enner Valencia’s wife? Kids, net worth, salary, biography
Enner Remberto Valencia Lastra, aka Enner Valencia, is an Ecuadorian professional footballer. He plays as the forward for Fenerbahce in the Turkish football league. The former West Ham Ham United, and Everton player is also part of the Ecuador national team and will represent his country in the FIFA World Cup 2022. He has an estimated net worth of $5 million with his wife, Sharon Escobar, three daughters and a son. Scroll down to know more details about Enner Valencia net worth, salary, contract, biography, and many more.
Enner Valencia’s net worth, Salary, and Contracts
Enner Valencia’s net worth: An Ecuadorian forward, Enner Valencia, has an estimated net worth of $5 million from his football career. Valencia’s contract with Fenerbahce expires on June 30, 2023, has one year and €1.7 million in gross earnings. For the 2022–2023 Season, the 34-year-old will make a gross salary of €1.7 million or €33,846 per week.
Valencia currently makes between $4 million and $5 million yearly playing for International in the Brazilian Serie A. This was a huge rise compared to his previous contract with Fenerbahçe when he supposedly made between $2.5 million and $3 million a year.
Valencia and Internacional agreed to a three-year deal in July 2023, valid until June 30, 2026. Release clauses and transfer fees are among the contract’s features yet to be formally revealed.
Enner Valencia’s Relationship
Enner Valencia has been married twice in his lifetime to Sharon and Sinthyia. He is currently in a relationship with his wife, Sharon Escobar. He shares a son and two daughters with Sharon.
According to his Instagram post, his son David was born on November 21, 2019, while Annalia was born on November 8, 2016. Enner’s eldest daughter, Sharon, was born on December 25, 2014. His wife, Sharon Escobar, is available on Instagram under the username @sharon27_7, where she has amassed 53k followers.
Valencia was previously married to Sinthyia Pinargote Chumo, with whom he has a daughter named Biera. However, the date of his marriage with Sinthyia and their divorce is currently unknown.
Enner Valencia’s Controversy
A warrant for his arrest was issued in Ecuador in October 2016 due to unpaid child support. The Everton striker, who was on loan from West Ham United, was charged with failing to reimburse Sinthyia Pinargote Chumo for the expense of caring for their daughter, Biera.
Even though the arrest warrant for Valencia had been withdrawn, police pursued him after he left the football field on a stretcher during Ecuador’s 3-0 World Cup qualifying victory over Chile.
Enner later released a statement on Twitter explaining his side of the story. He mentioned that the alimony money was set for $30,000 in 2015; by 2017, he had spent over $100,000 on his daughter.
The Ecuadorian footballer accused his ex-wife of spending the alimony on purchasing expensive items and luxurious cars.
Enner Valencia’s Career
Enner Valencia played for Caribe Junior(2005-2008) and Emelec(2008-2010) during his youth career. He then made his professional senior career debut with Emelec in 2010. Valencia stayed in Emelec for three years and then joined Pachuca in 2013, where he remained for a year. His career reached its pinnacle when he was signed to EPL’s West Ham United in 2014.
Enner was sent on a loan to Everton from West Ham in 2016 and played for the team for a year. In 2017, Valencia joined Tigera UANL in the Mexican league. He plays as a forward for Fenerbache, which he joined in 2020.
Enner Valencia’s Journey To FIFA World Cup 2022
Enner Valencia scored a goal in each half as Ecuador defeated Honduras 2-1 in World Cup Group E to increase their chances of progressing past round 16. Valencia scored his first goal in the 34th minute of the game. After 65 minutes, he scored again in a thrilling match with a downward header from a freekick.
Valencia scored his 32nd and 33rd international goals against Bolivia for the World Cup qualifying game on October 8, 2021, becoming the Ecuador national team’s all-time leading goal scorer. He will play his part as the Ecuadorian forward in the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2022.
Enner Valencia’s Biography
Enner Valencia was born Enner Remberto Valencia Lastra on 4th November 1989 in Esmeraldas, Ecuador. The 34-year-old footballer is the son of his father, Roberto Valencia, and his mother, Bolivia Lastra. His family consists of two sisters, Ericka Valencia and Erci Valencia Lastra.
He has an uncle named Peter Valencia, a nephew called Juan Guerrero, and a brother-in-law named Jose Mina Quinones. Valencia’s sister, Erci, was kidnapped by an armed gang in San Lorenzo in August 2020 and held hostage for ten days until being released safe and sound.
Valencia is of Ecuadorian nationality, while his ethnicity is African.
Enner Valencia’s Social Media and Body Measurements
Valencia’s Instagram ID is @ennervalencia1, with over 825k followers. Likewise, his Twitter account is @EnnerValencia14, where he has gained 408.2k followers. His social media posts mainly relate to his games, practice sessions, and time spent with his family.
The Ecuadorian athlete has a height of 5 feet and 10 inches(178 cm) while his body weighs 90 kg(198 lbs).