Joel Amartey is an Australian rules footballer who plays for the Sydney Swans in the Australian Football League (AFL). He was recruited by the Sydney Swans with the 28th draft pick in the 2018 AFL rookie draft. He stands at an appealing height of 1.97m and has a good body weight.
|Net Worth||$1 million|
Joel Amartey was born on September 2, 1999 (age 23 years) in Beaumaris, Victoria, Australia. He is the son of a father who had migrated from Ghana. As a child, he played soccer, but quit after experiencing racial abuse, moving instead to basketball and later to Australian rules.
He played junior football for the Beaumaris Football Club in the South Metro Junior Football League, alongside many of his future teammates at the Swans such as Callum Sinclair and Oliver Florent. Amartey and Florent also played football together on the same school team at Mentone Grammar.
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Joel Amartey played for the Sandringham Dragons in the NAB League, playing 14 games and kicking 9 goals over the course of the 2017 season. Amarety had the opportunity to win the grand final for the Dragons in their premiership match against the Geelong Falcons as he marked in front of the goal with seconds left, meaning he had to kick a goal after the siren. Unfortunately, he missed the shot, and the Dragons lost by two points.
Amartey was likely to make his AFL debut in July 2020, but suffered a groin injury in a scratch match and was unable to debut for the Swans. Amartey debuted in Sydney’s 32-point loss to Brisbane Lions in the 17th round of the 2020 AFL season. On debut, Amartey collected 3 disposals, 8 hit outs, and 2 tackles. Amartey was upgraded from the rookie list at the conclusion of the season.
Joel Amartey net worth
What is Joel Amartey’s net worth? Joel Amartey’s net worth has been estimated to be approximately $1 million. His primary source of income is from his working professional career as a rules football player.
Joel Amartey’s salary per month with other career earnings is over $200,000 dollars annually. He is one of the richest and most influential rules footballers in Australia. His remarkable career achievements have earned him some luxurious lifestyles and some fancy car trips.