Ilkay Gundogan Net Worth

Ilkay Gundogan is a German professional footballer. He joins Barcelona from Manchester City in 2023. The German international’s net worth is $40 million. You can follow Ilkay Gundogan’s net worth, salary, career earnings, contract, stats, wife, and more here.

Ilkay Gundogan Biography and Career

Ilkay Gundoganwas born on 24 October 1990, in Weilheim in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. He is a VfL Bochum youth academy product. He played as a midfielder.

Club Career

Ilkay Gundogan made his senior professional debut for the VfL Bochum reserve team in 2008. After playing one season (2008-2009), he joined FC Nürnberg in 2009. He played two seasons (2009-2011) for the club.

In the season 2011-2013, he signed with Borussia Dortmund and played regularly. He is a pivotal player for the club. He won a Bundesliga title with Borussia Dortmund in 2011-2012. In the same season, Gündoğan helped the club to win six DFB-Pokal titles.

Later, he began playing for Manchester City in 2016. This exciting player led the team to win the UEFA Champions League title in 2022-23. Between 2017-2023, he helped to win five Premier League titles. He was awarded Manchester City Goal of the Season in the 2022-2023.

In 2023, Gundogan signed a two-year contract with Barcelona.

International Career

Ilkay Gundogan made his senior international debut for Germany in 2011. He was a part of the German squad at the FIFA World Cup in 2014 and 2022.

He was one of the vital players of the German squad and led the team to be the winner of the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Ilkay Gundogan’s Net Worth, Salary, and Career Earnings

Ilkay Gundogan’s net worth is $40 million.

He earned a £7.280 million salary per season playing for Manchester City. His weekly salary was £140,000 for the English club.

The German midfielder’s prime source of earnings is his football contract. His estimated career earnings are £41,378 million from football salaries from 2013-2022.


As of writing, Ilkay Gundogan has 2 years left on his contract with Barcelona. The German midfielder signed a two-year deal with the Spanish club until June 2025. A 400 million euros release clause is set for the midfielder.


Gundogan is an Adidas-endorsed player. He will wear the Adidas Copa Pure.1 soccer cleats in the 2023-24 season.

Personal Info

Full Name İlkay Gündoğan
Current Club Barcelona
Position Midfielder
Shirt No.
Date of Birth 24 October 1990
Age  32
Height  180 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Birthplace Gelsenkirchen, Germany 
Nationality  German 
Net Worth $40 million
Weekly Salary £140,000
Outfitter Adidas
Relationship Status Married to Sara
Instagram @ilkayguendogan


The German midfielder Gundogan’s wife is Sara Arfaoui. She is a famous French model and a TV presenter.

Ilkay Gundogan wife Sara
Source: Instagram


Born on 24 October 1990, he is 32 years old.


He is 180 cm (5 ft 9 in) tall.


Season Comp. Team Match Goal
2022-23 Premier League Manchester City 31 8
2021-22 Premier League Manchester City 27 8
2020-21 Premier League Manchester City 28 13
2019-20 Premier League Manchester City 31 2

International Career: Germany

[correct as of December 1, 2022]

Year Match Goal
2011-Present 66 17


What is Ilkay Gundogan’s Net Worth?

His net worth will be $40 million.

Who is his wife?

Sara Arfaoui.

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