Faiq Bolkiah (born on may 9,1998) is the richest soccer player in the world among the top ten richest due to his roots. Bolkiah is from the royal family of Brunei, the nephew of the sultan of Brunei Bolkiah, a professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Portugal club. He has served as the captain of the national team.
Faiq Bolkiah Early Life And Football Career
Faiq Bolkihas an impressive net worth of $20,000 billion. Faiq Bolkiah is a professional football player who plays as a forward for Leicester City. His brother, Fahid, is also a footballer and the two are the first brothers to play professionally in England since Gary and Frank Lampard had accomplished such feet.
Faiq was born on 20 October 1998 in England to a family of Bruneian origin settled in England. He studied at Beckford Primary School and went on to Brockworth Comprehensive School. He also has a younger sister, Yazmin Bolkiah, who plays for Chelsea Ladies FC.
After spending several years with the academy team, he turned professional with Chelsea in 2014. With the deal set to expire after the end of season 2015-, Bolkiah parted ways with Chelsea after spending some time on trial during pre-season with Stoke City.
Jefri Bolkiah is the younger brother of Hassanal Bolkiah, who rules as the monarch of Brunei. In 2013, he became the first Bruneian footballer to sign a professional contract in Europe when he agreed to join Chelsea’s youth squad.