Vincent is a professional football player. He is from Cameroon. He is a striker who represents his country, Cameroon, at the international level, where he is also the captain. At the club level, he plays in Saudi Professional League and represents Al Nassr.
He started his football career in May 2010 by joining Valenciennes. Later in July 2013, he joined Lorient, where he played for 1 year. He then moved to the Portuguese league, where he joined Porto in August 2014.
After 2 years, in August 2016, he was sent on a loan to Besiktas, where he played for a year, only to return to Porto. After his contract came to an end, he then joined Besiktas and played till June 2021. And as of now, he plays in Al Nassr.
At the club level, he has scored 139 goals in 344 matches. And for the national team, in 94 matches, he has scored 35 goals. The 30-year-old, during the period 2013-2014, earned a weekly wage of $11,054. From 2014-2015 when he started playing for Porto, he had a salary of $13,249 per week. From 2015 – 2016 he earned $30,469 per week in wages.
From 2016 – 2017 when he was sent on a loan to Besiktas, he earned a weekly wage of $36,735. On his rejoin to Porto, he had a salary of $42,000 from 2017 – 2020. And from 2022 – 2021, when he joined Besiktas after his contract with Porto came to an end, he earned over $35,000 in weekly wage.
Vincent Aboubakar Net Worth in 2022
Vincent has been to many different clubs and leagues. Some of his top earnings are from Besiktas, Al Nassr, and Porto. During his time with Besiktas, both when he was sent on a loan as well as when he joined after his contract ended with Porto, he earned a total of $3.6 million, and when he played for Porto, he earned around $9 million.
And as of his latest club, Al Nassr, he is handed a contract of $6.2 million per year. As of December 2022, he has a net worth of approximately $18 million. This figure is adjusted as per the inflation. I want to clarify that these figures are all based on his earnings as a player. As for his investments in different assets, there is no information available on the internet. So yes, he can have more than $18 million.
Vincent Aboubakar Top Achievements
The 30-year-old striker has earned plenty of titles throughout his career with his clubs as well as his national team. With Cameroon, he won Africa Cup in 2017. From 2021 – 2022 he was the top goal scorer in the Africa Cup of Nations, bagging 8 goals in the tournament.
With Porto, he won 2 Portuguese Champion in 2017-18 and 2019-20. He also won one Portuguese Cup with Porto in 2020 and one Portuguese Super Cup in 2019. With Besiktas, he won the Turkish Champion in 2016-17 and 2020-21. In 2020-21 he also won the Turkish Cup.
F.C. Porto – 2014-2016, 2017-2020
On 24 August 2014, Vincent entered a four-year contract with Porto. During his 4-year warranty for the majority of the games, he was used as a substitute. His first goal was against Borisov as a substitute in the Champions League.
His greatest game was during the 2017-18 Champions League group stage when he scored 2 goals against AS Monaco, who were titled the Best Club in France the previous season. His goal helped the club to proceed to the knockout stages. But because of his injury, the club ended their contract with him, forcing him to go back to Istanbul again.
Throughout his time in Portugal, he scored a total of 58 goals in 125 appearances. In his 5 seasons with Porto, his best season in terms of personal achievements was 26 goals in 43 matches in the 2017 – 2018 season.
Besiktas J.K. – 2016 – 2017, 2020 – 2021
Vincent played for 2 seasons in Besiktas J.K. First season was 2016-17, when he came on a loan from Porto. The second was in 2020 – 21, when his contract was terminated. He scored his first goal against Napoli in the Champions League.
During his second stay that season, he was the fifth-highest goal scorer. Throughout his time in Istanbul, he manages to score a total of 35 goals in 67 matches. His best season was when he joined as a loan player in 2016-17.
In that season, he scored 19 goals in 38 matches throughout all competitions. However, even after a great individual performance, he didn’t have his contract extended and had to leave the club for Al Nassr. Hope you liked the article. Have a great day ahead. 🙂