Gervinho Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 09 Dec, 2018
Facts of Gervinho
Date of Birth: 1987 , May-27
Age: 31 years old
Birth Nation: South Africa
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Gervinho
Birth Name Gervias Yao Kouassi
Father Yao Kouadio Emmanuel
Mother Henriette Kouadio
Nationality Ivorian
Birth Place/City Anyama
Profession Football Player
Working For Roma, National Footaball Team of Ivory Coast
Net Worth 16.000.000 Euros
Salary 2.7 million Euros
Weight in KG 80kg
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki
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Gervinho Yao Kouassi is the full formal name for Ivorian Professional Footballer, playing as a Forward / Midfielder, popularly known as Gervinho.

Early Life And Education Of Gervinho 

Born in 1987 May 27 at Anyama, Cote d’Ivoire, he Forward cherishes the height of 179 cm and the body weight of 80 Kg. Yao Kouadio Emmanuel and Henriette Kouadio are the names of his parents.

Gervinho is a man to watch out for the Sports News reporter as he has something eye-catching for them. He is known as the worst dancer, ugliest and the worst hair within his teammates.

Gervinho's Career

Gervinho started his youth career joining at ASEC Mimosas in the year 1998. In this club, he gained the Brazilian Portuguese style of nickname Gervinho after his name Gervias. In 2002, Gervinho made his move to Toumodi.

After spending two years in this club, he joined at Belgian Club Beveren where he turned to be professional in the year 2005. Playing in 61 matches with 14 goal scores, Gervinho started well in this professional career from Beveren. In 2007, Gervinho signed with French Ligue 1 side called Le Mans.

He played in 59 matches making 8 goals for the team. Gervinho spent two seasons with Le Mans and joined with another French Club called Lille on three year contract in 2009. Gervinho appeared in 67 matches from Lille bagging 28 goals.

After the end of his contract, Gervinho made his transfer to Arsenal. He was given the No.27 Jersey from Arsenal. Gervinho appeared in 46 matches bagging 9 goals from this club in the two seasons. After the end of the contract with Arsenal, he is playing for A.S Roma.

Gervinho's Net Worth

He is in the current team of Roma playing from squad No.27 as a Striker/ Forward. He is in the club since about a year. Gervinho has the market value of 16.000.000 Euros with the salary record of 2.7 million Euros in 2013.

The agent for Gervinho is not available. Gervinho started to play from the National Footaball Team of Ivory Coast since 2007. He has represented his nation in 52 matches with 13 goals since then.

Gervinho's Personal Life 

In media, he does some comic performances like wearing woman shoes in fairy smart suit. He is the lover of fluorescent colored boots. His hairstyle has always been popular to make a joke of. There is no information available on his relationships and other personal matters.

Gervinho is the name of a talented and versatile player. Although is a Right-wing striker/Forward, he can play from the center and left as well as an attacking midfielder from different positions. The key passes, dribbling skills and the capability to hold the ball are the strong points of Gervinho in the play.

Gervinho likes to cross. He is an energetic and enthusiastic player having good stamina, strength, and speed in the game comforting his durability in the game. His heading and shootings are to be praised about. However, his aerial duels and defense are seen as weaker in comparison to other skills. He is not so good at tackling the ball thus does not dive into tackles.

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