George Weah Net Worth

George Weah has a net worth of nearly $85 million which he has earned as a politician and former professional footballer. He is the president of Liberia, and serving as a president between 2018 and 2024. Before it, he also served as Senator from Montserrado County. Weah got first recognition as a striker in his 18-year professional football career. After leaving the football career in 2003, Weah is the first African former footballer who become a head of state.

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George Weah Net Worth & Quick Facts

Full NameGeorge Manneh Oppong Weah
George Weah Net Worth$85 million
ProfessionFormer Footballer & Politician
Date of Birth1 October 1966
Birth PlaceMonrovia, Liberia
Nationality Liberian
Height6 feet 1 inches
1.85 m
185 cm
SpouseClar Weah
George Weah net worth

Early Life George Weah

George Manneh Oppong Weah (George Weah) was born on 1 October 1966 in Monrovia, Liberia. Names of his father and mother are William T. Weah Sr. and Anna Quayeweah. His father was a mechanic while his mother was a merchant. Weah’s parents had four sons and their names are George, William, Moses and Wolo. He enrolled in middle school at Muslim Congress and high school at Wells Hairston High School. Reportedly, he dropped out in his final year.

Football Career of George Weah

George Weah played for several popular football clubs including AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea. He earned FIFA World Player of the Year award in 1995, and he became the first and only African to win the award.

Political Career of George Weah

After retiring from football in 2003, Weah started his career as a politician. He remained unsuccessful for the presidency of Liberia in 2005. However, he was eventually elected as the President of Liberia in 2017.

Personal Life of George Weah

George Weah has four children, George, Tita, and Timothy, with his wife Clar Weah and one child from another relationship. His wife, Clar Weah is a Jamaican-born. Both of his sons played football youth internationals for the United States, and Timothy appeared and scored a goal at the World Cup 2022. He practiced Islam for ten years and then converted to Christianity.

George Weah net worth

George Weah’s Net Worth & Real Estate

Weah has a net worth of approximately $85 million which he has earned as a politician and former professional footballer. He earned significant income from his club contracts and endorsements during his football career. He earned reportedly $1 million per year with the Italian club. Although his exact salary as a politician is not publicly disclosed, it is estimated to be $100,000 per year.

Weah has invested in real estate and owns properties in Liberia and other countries. He has also invested in various sports academies, restaurants, and entertainment companies. Weah is famous for his philanthropy and donated to various causes such as education and healthcare in Liberia.

FAQs- George Weah Net Worth

How many Champions League has George Weah won?

George Weah has never won the UEFA Champions League.

Is George Weah still president?

He was the President of Liberia from 2018 to 2024.

How many presidents has Liberia had?


What happened to Weah?

Weah was defeated by former Vice President Joseph Boakai after a November 14, 2023 run-off.

What is the capital of Liberia?


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