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Full NameFamara Diedhiou
First NameFamara
Last NameDiedhiou
Birth CitySaint-Louis
Birth CountrySenegal
Father NamePaul Theroux
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual Orientationstraight
Marital StatusMarried
AwardsLigue 2 best player
Height192 cm
Weight59 kg
Networth$4.8 M
Insta Profile
Date of BirthDecember 15,1992
Age31 years

Famara Diedhiou is a football player by profession. 

He has been playing for the Super Lig club Alanyaspor since 2021 and the Senegal national team since 2014

He serves the club and national team as a striker.

Famara Diedhiou holding over the cup of Africa Cup of Nations championship
Famara Diedhiou holding over the cup of Africa Cup of Nations championship. Source: Instagram

Who are the parents of Famara

Famara was born to his father, Paul Theroux, and Senegalese mother on December 15, 1992, in Saint-Louis, Senegal

Is Famara married?

Famara has already gotten married. The information about his wife is under review.

Favorite things of Famara 

Famara loves swimming besides playing football. He also loves to click pictures with every award he has won till now. 

Famara Diedhiou was awarded for Ligue 2 best player
Famara Diedhiou was awarded for Ligue 2 best player. Source: Instagram

How did Famara get introduced to football?

Famara said that he got introduced to football on the street as in his young time every Senegalese used to play football in the street. 

His mother wanted him to focus on his studies, so after terminal, he totally focused on football. 

He started training in the morning and afternoon by joining different local clubs. 

View of Famara’s teammate from the club Clermont

When Famara was sent to Clermont on loan from a club Sochaux, he had a good performance for Clermont, said his teammate Mehdi Jeannin who used to serve the club as a goalkeeper. 

Famara used to prepare well for his upcoming matches, said Eugene Ekobo. 

Mehdi said that Famara was a very good striker as he could score very well from his leg and foot. 

Mehdi said that he was eager to see Famara playing for the clubs of England as he has a complete profile to play in such clubs. 

Will Famara Diedhiou appear in FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar?

As Senegal national team got qualified for the FIFA World Cup 2022 by becoming the CAF third-round winners, the 26 men from the respective national team would be giving their debut for the World Cup

The coach of the Senegal national team, Aliou Cisse, announced that Famara would also be included in the national team. 

Famara will be playing his first international match for the world cup. He will be serving the national team as a striker.

The reason behind being a successful striker

In an interview, Famara said that currently, he is in the position of the top and the reason behind it was great hard work. 

He said that everything started from the training for such a successful job as a striker. He said that he used to listen to the advice of the coach. 

Whenever the coach provided training in depth, he used to take it seriously because it was a job for him. 

He said it’s not about being serious every time, as after the training session, he used to have fun with his teammates. 

Net Worth

The net worth of Famara is $4.8 million. His three years contract with his current Super Lig club Alanyaspor paid him an amount of nearly $2.6 million

He is earning a salary of $800K as a player of Alanyaspor annually. 

Also, his contract with his former club Bristol City was the highest amount ever paid by the respective club, which was $6.3 million. 


  1. The age of Famara Diedhiou is 29 years old.

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