Wout Faes Net Worth

Wout Faes is a Belgian professional footballer. He plays as a center-back for Premier League club Leicester City and the Belgium national team. Currently, he has a net worth of around $5 million. In this article, we will learn more about Wout Faes’s career, personal life, salary, contracts, etc.

Wout Faes’s Biography and Career

Wout Faes was born on 3 April 1998 in Moi, Belgium. He is currently 25 years old.

Club Career


Faes’ started his football career through the Belgian club RSC Anderlecht, where he improved his skills as a defender. However, with time, he developed his reputation as a center-back.

He was then sent on loan to a few clubs, including Dutch clubs Heerenveen and Mouscron. During this time, he developed more as an athlete.


Faes moved to KV Oostende in 2018, which benefitted him over time. He was a crucial part of the team’s defense and became a rising star.


Faes then transferred to Stade de Reims club in 2019. Over time, his reputation as a reliable center-back player strengthened.

Leicester City

For his exceptional skills, he caught the attention of Leicester City. Later in 2022, he joined the Foxes. There he showcased his strong defensive game and technical skills.

International Career

His international career began during his youth for the Belgian National Team. He got into the senior National Team in 2021 for his fantastic game during this period. Since then, he has been a part of the team and shining in the field.


Belgium U17

  • FIFA U-17 World Cup third place: 2015


  • Stade de Reims Player of the Season: 2021–22
  • 2015 UEFA European Under-17 Championship Team of the Tournament

Wout Faes’s Net Worth, Salary, and Contracts

Wout Faes’s net worth is around $5 million. He earns a £2.6 million gross salary per season playing for Leicester. His weekly salary is £50k.

The Leicester defender’s prime source of earnings is his football contract. His estimated career earnings are over £1.28 million, only from football salaries from 2016-2022.


Faes has 5 years left on his contract with Leicester, which will expire on June 30, 2027. His 5-year contract is worth £13 million.

Wout Faes’s Season-by-season Salaries

Season Team Salary (Gross)
2026-27 Leicester £2.6 million
2025-26 Leicester £2.6 million
2024-25 Leicester £2.6 million
2023-24 Leicester £2.6 million
2022-23 Leicester £2.6 million
2021-22 Reims €420,000


Faes is a Nike-endorsed player. He will wear the Nike Phantom GX soccer cleats in the 2022-23 season.

Personal Info

Full Name Wout Felix Lina Faes
Current Club Leicester City
Position Centre-back
Shirt No. 3
Date of Birth 3 April 1998
Age 25 years
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Birthplace Mol, Belgium
Nationality Belgian
Net Worth $5 million
Relationship Status Married to  Linde Faes 
Social Media Instagram



Wout Faes is married to Linde Faes.


He is currently 25 years old.


Faes has a height of 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in).


Team Comp. Season Match Goal
Reims Ligue 1 2020–21 33 1
Reims Ligue 1 2021–22 37 4
Leicester City Premier League 2022–23 30 0


How much is Wout Faes’s net worth?

Wout Faes’ net worth is $5 million approximately.

When was he born?

He was born on 3 April 1998.

Is he married?

Yes, he is married to Linde Faes.

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