Kheira Hamraoui Biography – Kheira Hamraoui Wiki
Kheira Hamraoui is a French footballer who plays as a midfielder for Paris Saint-Germain and the France national team. She is in her second stint at PSG after previously playing for the club from 2012 to 2016. She went on to play at Olympique Lyonnais (2016-2018) and FC Barcelona (2018-2021) before returning to PSG. In July 2021, she signed for Paris Saint-Germain until 30 June 2023.
Kheira started at the Pôle France Féminin de football (ex-CNFE Clairefontaine) and made her debut in the first division with FCF Hénin-Beaumont in 2007. At the end of her first season, she signed for Saint-Etienne, where she played for four seasons, before joining Paris Saint-Germain in the summer of 2012.
The French international made her debut for the France national team in a friendly game against England on October 20, 2012. She has made 36 appearances for the French Women’s Team and scored 3 goals. Her last appearance was in a friendly match against Japan on April 4, 2019.
The 31-year-old French-Moroccan player has won the Cyprus Tournament in 2014, Champions League in 2017 and 2018 with Olympique Lyonnais and in 2021 with FC Barcelona, French championship in 2017 and 2018 with Olympique Lyonnais, Spanish Championship in 2021 with FC Barcelona, Challenge de France in 2011 with AS Saint-Etienne, French Cup in 2017 with Olympique Lyonnais, and the Queen’s Cups in 2020 and 2021 with FC Barcelona.
Kheira Hamraoui Attack
On November 4, 2021, Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Kheira Hamraoui attack on her way from a team dinner organized by PSG. Hamraoui was in a car driven by fellow midfielder Aminata Diallo when two masked men are alleged to have appeared around 10:30 p.m., pulled her from the passenger seat and hit her in the legs with an iron bar, the French sports newspaper L’Equipe reported.
The attack lasted a few minutes, and the attackers fled, the newspaper reported, citing sources familiar with the incident. She suffered injures to both of her legs and hands.
On November 10, 2021, midfielder Aminata Diallo was arrested in connection with the attack on her partner Kheira Hamraoui, Paris Saint-Germain confirmed in a statement.
The incident appears to echo the 1994 Tonya Harding scandal. In January 1994, Harding’s ex-husband Jeff Gillooly orchestrated an attack on her skating rival Nancy Kerrigan, who was hit in the legs with a baton and forced to withdraw from the U.S. Figure Skating Championships. Harding ended up winning the competition.
She pleaded guilty to conspiracy to hinder prosecution in March 1994, and Gillooly was sentenced to prison. Harding was banned for life from the U.S. Figure Skating Association in June 1994.
Kheira Hamraoui Age
She was born on 13 January 1990, in Croix, France.
Kheira Hamraoui Parents
She was born in Croix, France to parents with French and Moroccan roots.
Kheira Hamraoui Salary
Her salary at Paris Saint-Germain is unclear. PSG’s Kadidiatou Diani is the highest-paid player at the club an annual salary of €450,000. It is, therefore, safe to say Kheira Hamraoui’s salary is below €450,000 per year.
Kheira Hamraoui Ethnicity
She is of Moroccan ethnicity and French nationality. Moroccans are mainly of Arab and Berber (Amazigh) origin.
Kheira Hamraoui Height
She stands at a height of 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in).
Kheira Hamraoui Instagram
Her Instagram handle is @kheirahamraoui.
Kheira Hamraoui Net Worth
Kheira Hamraoui’s net worth is unclear.