Abedi Pele is a retired Black Stars footballer who has been recognized as one of Ghana’s most successful soccer players of all time.
He was born in Kibi in the Eastern region of Ghana. Abedi grew up in Dome, a town located in the northern outskirts of the Greater Accra region of Ghana. He was born on 5 November 1964. This means he is 56 years old as we speak.
He had his high school education at the Ghana senior high school in Tamale. His actual name is Abedi Ayew.
However, the nickname “Pele” was added to his name due to his exceptional football ability. His nickname was derived from the Brazilian athlete named ‘Pele’.
He is the head coach and mastermind behind the Narnia football club. Abedi Pele is the biological father of Jordan and Dede Ayew.
Abedi Pele began his football career at Real Tamale United. Before that, he had played for the Real Falcons youth team.
Abedi has played for so many foreign football clubs throughout his career. Notable among them is Olympic Marseille. On record, Abedi Pele is one of the few African players who made a huge impact on European club football.
He has been awarded the Best African Player of the year on three consecutive occasions. He was awarded in 1991,1992 and 1993.
Looking at the impact he has made as a professional footballer, a lot of people may be wondering how much Abedi Pele has in his bank account.
According to information gathered by Tapnewsgh, Abedi Pele is worth $100 million as we speak.