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Gedion Zelalem

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Date of Birth January 26, 1997
Age 25 years, 3 months, 27 days
Place of Birth Berlin
Country Germany
Profession Soccer Player
Horoscope Aquarius

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Gedion Zelalem net worth, birthday, age, height, weight, wiki, fact 2020-21! In this article, we will discover how old is Gedion Zelalem? Who is Gedion Zelalem dating now & how much money does Gedion Zelalem have?

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ParentsZelalem Wolydes
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Gedion Zelalem Biography

Gedion Zelalem is a famous Celebrity, who was born on January 26, 1997 in Germany. Midfielder who joined Arsenal’s senior club in 2014 after playing a season in their youth program. According to Astrologers, Gedion Zelalem's zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Zelalem was born in Berlin, Germany, to Ethiopian parents. He started playing football at the age of five for German club BFC Germania 1888. After this, he changed to Bundesliga side Hertha BSC’s academy.

He was born in Berlin, Germany.

Gedion Zelalem (born January 26, 1997) is a German-born American professional soccer player who plays as a midfielder for Major League Soccer club New York City FC.

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Zelalem emigrated to the United States with his father in 2006, following his mother’s death in the previous year, and settled in Washington, D.C.. He played with several teams: first with MSC United, Bethesda Soccer Club and BNC Revolution, before joining the elite club team Olney Rangers and the varsity team at Walter Johnson High School in Montgomery County, Maryland.

Gedion Zelalem Net Worth

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Gedion Zelalem Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$1.5 Million
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Source of IncomeCelebrity
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HouseLiving in own house.

He played youth soccer for Hertha BSC.

Zelalem emigrated to the United States with his father in 2006, following his mother’s death in the previous year, and settled in Washington, D.C.. He played with several teams: first with MSC United, Bethesda Soccer Club and BNC Revolution, before joining the elite club team Olney Rangers and the varsity team at Walter Johnson High School in Montgomery County, Maryland.

Zelalem began training with the United States under-15 side in 2012, but was unable to play in matches at that time due to being classified as a permanent resident, but not yet a U.S. citizen. In May 2014, it was reported that Zelalem’s father, Zelalem Wolydes, held U.S. permanent residency and intended to apply for U.S. citizenship. If Wolydes gained U.S. citizenship before his son turned 18, then under the Child Citizenship Act of 2000, Gedion would also acquire U.S. citizenship and become eligible to represent the United States internationally. He would also be able to retain his German passport which allows him to live and work in the European Union without restrictions.

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He joined Germany’s under-17 team in 2013.

Prior to making his one-time switch to the United States, Zelalem was eligible to represent Ethiopia internationally, due to his parents’ nationality. In October 2013, Ethiopia’s coach Sewnet Bishaw and Ethiopian foreign minister Tedros Adhanom stated that they hoped Zelalem would opt to play for Ethiopia, but Zelalem turned down the opportunity.

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Following these strong performances, Zelalem stated that he hoped to make a few appearances during the 2013–14 season. He remained in the team for the Emirates Cup match against Galatasaray on August 4, but was unable to keep Arsenal from sliding to a 2–1 defeat. Zelalem was selected on the bench in Arsenal’s second Premier League game of the season, a 3–1 victory over Fulham on August 24, but did not make an appearance. However, on September 10 Zelalem announced on Twitter that he had sustained an injury that would keep him out of action for up to two months. Although he announced his return to training in late October, Arsène Wenger confirmed that he would not be fit enough for the League Cup match against Chelsea on October 29, dismissing a previous rumor. He returned to action for Arsenal’s youth side a week later in a UEFA Youth League fixture against Borussia Dortmund on November 6, playing the entire match in a 2–2 draw.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Celebrity. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Germany. Gedion Zelalem celebrates birthday on January 26 of every year.

He played in 21 Championship matches, helping Rangers clinch the second-tier title, and was an unused substitute as they beat Peterhead 4–0 to win the 2015–16 Scottish Challenge Cup. A week later, Rangers played old firm rivals Celtic in the Scottish Cup semifinal. Zelalem converted a penalty in the shootout to help his club progress to the final, and started in that match, which Rangers lost 3–2 to Hibernian.

In July 2013, Zelalem was included in Arsenal’s 24-man squad for their Asia tour. Although regarded as a surprise inclusion, strong performances against an Indonesia Dream Team, the Vietnam national team and Japanese side Nagoya Grampus led to him being touted as a future star, and being compared favorably to Cesc Fàbregas.

Arsenal scout Danny Karbassiyoon discovered Zelalem in the United States playing for Olney Rangers during a Dallas Cup match. After contacting his coaches, Zelalem was flown to London for summer training with the Arsenal youth academy; following the end of this camp, he was offered a permanent place in the Academy. Zelalem started out playing in Arsenal’s under-16s squad, before graduating into the under-21s in April 2013. His début for the under-21 side came against Liverpool U21 that month, but was unable to prevent Arsenal slipping to a 3–2 defeat at Anfield; however, he drew praise for his performance. He made his second appearance for the side less than a week later in a 3–2 victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers U21, once again drawing praise for his performance.

After playing for various youth teams in Germany and the United States, Zelalem initially played with Arsenal’s youth squads after joining the team in early 2013, and made his senior squad debut for Arsenal in an FA Cup match in January 2014.

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