- Daniel Amartey is one of the best defenders Ghana has produced in the last five years
- The versatile defender can boast of lots of properties
- He currently plies his trade in the English Premier League for Leicester City
Ghanaian defender Daniel Amartey is one of the richest football stars in the country right now.
All the football stars playing in the English Premier League are seen as rich people and Amartey is one of them.
The Ghanaian plies his trade for former champions, Leicester City, and he is one of the club’s most reliable players.
Talking of money, Amartey is rich but he has kept his lavish lifestyle away from the media.
Amartey can boast of a huge mansion in Accra and has an expensive garage.
He owns a lot of expensive cars like, Bentley, Benz, Range Rover, etc.
The defender’s garage has an estimated value of close to GHC1.2million.
Though it is not official, Amartey’s net worth is around $10million.
Amartey was left out of the Black Stars squad for the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) after picking up an injury during one of Leicester City’s games in the 2018/2019 season.
The 24-year-old defender has capped 22 times for Ghana since making his debut in 2015 and he is yet to hit the back of the net for his country.
Amartey started out playing for second tier club International Allies in Ghana where he was spotted as a sixteen-year-old by Magnus Pehrsson who was on a scouting trip in Africa during his preparation to take over as manager of Djurgårdens IF.
In July 2014, Amartey moved to F.C. Copenhagen for a fee of €2.5 million plus add-ons, and made his Superliga-debut on July 20 in a match against Silkeborg IF.
On January 22, 2016, Amartey joined Premier League side Leicester City on a four-and-a-half-year contract for a fee around the region of up to £6 million. In his first season in his new country, Amartey featured five times as his team Leicester City won the Premier League title.
He made his debut for the club on February 27, 2016, in 1–0 win over Norwich City at the King Power Stadium.
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