Karim Adeyemi Parents: Meet Footballer’s Father and Mother
Karim-David Adeyemi is a professional footballer from Germany who plays as a forward for Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the Germany national team.
He is a young talented footballer who has been compared with the top strikers in the world. His honors and goal tally speaks for itself.
Adeyemi played as a youth for TSV Forstenried, and at the age of eight he joined local Bundesliga side FC Bayern München in 2010. Due to an impasse in negotiating his continued stay at the club, there was a dispute and Adeyemi eventually had to leave the club, which meant that he joined SpVgg Unterhaching in 2012.
After progressing through the youth departments, he made his debut in March 2018 for the U19 team in the A-Junioren-Bundesliga (Under 19 Bundesliga). He scored his first goal in this league in April 2018 in a 2–3 loss to Eintracht Frankfurt U19. With Unterhaching, he suffered relegation to the A-Jugend Bayernliga (Under 19 Bayernliga) at the end of the season.
Prior to the 2018/2019 season, Adeyemi was signed by Austrian club FC Red Bull Salzburgwhere he signed a three-year contract. He was subsequently loaned out to their feeder club FC Liefering for the season. Adeyemi made his 2. Liga debut on 1 September 2018 against Austria Lustenau, where he played the full game as Liefering lost 1–0.
On 10th May 2022, Adeyemi was announced to have joined Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund on a deal until the summer of 2027.
He is a youth international for Germany, having represented the Germany under-16s, under-17s and under-21s. He made his debut for the Germany senior team in a 6–0 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification win over Armenia on 5 September 2021, coming on as a late substitute and scoring his side’s sixth goal in the first minute of second-half injury time. As Adeyemi was a Red Bull Salzburg player on his debut, this marked the first time in the post-war period that a player from an Austrian club played a match for the German senior national team.
Karim Adeyemi Parents
Adeyemi was born in Munich, Germany, to a Nigerian father and Romanian mother. He was born to Abbey Adeyemi, his father and Romanian mother, Alexandra Adeyemi, his mother.
Abbey Adeyemi Biography
Abbey Adeyemi is the biological father of the Borussia Dortmund Striker and German International, Karim Adeyemi. Abbey Adeyemi hails from Ibadan, Nigeria. He is married to Alexandra Adeyemi.
Alexandra Adeyemi Biography
Alexandra Adeyemi is the biological mother of the Borussia Dortmund Striker and German International, Karim Adeyemi. Alexandra hails from Romania but resides in Germany.