Tyrell Malacia (born 17 August 1999) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a left-back for Eredivisie club Feyenoord and the Netherlands national team.
Born in Rotterdam to Curaçaoan and Suranimese parents, Malacia joined Feyenoord’s youth system at the age of nine. He made his professional debut for the club in December 2017, and won the KNVB Cup in 2018. He was named in the UEFA Europa Conference League Team of the Season in 2022, after earning a runners-up medal in the competition.
Malacia was a youth international for the Netherlands from under-16 to under-21 level, before making his senior international debut against Montenegro in September 2021.
Early Life and Career
Malacia was born in Rotterdam, and joined the Feyenoord youth academy at the age of nine in 2008. He signed his first professional contract with them on 2 December 2015. He made his professional debut for Feyenoord in a 2–1 UEFA Champions League win against Napoli on 6 December 2017, wherein he played the full 90 minutes. Malacia made his Eredivisie debut for Feyenoord in a 1–1 tie with SC Heerenveen on 13 December 2017. He was an unused substitute in the 2018 KNVB Cup Final, where Feyenoord beat AZ Alkmaar 3–0. On 25 May 2022, he started in Feyenoord’s 1–0 UEFA Europa Conference League Final loss against Roma in Albania. He was later one of five Feyenoord players named in the competition’s Team of the Season.
Malacia was born in the Netherlands, to a Curaçaoan father and Surinamese mother. Malacia was a youth international who represented the Netherlands at under-16, under-17, under-18, under-20 and under-21 levels. He was called up to the preliminary squad for the Curaçao national team for the 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup. On August 27, 2021, Malacia received his first call-up for the Netherlands national football team for the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification matches against Norway, Montenegro and Turkey. He made his debut on 4 September 2021 in the match against Montenegro.
Tyrell Malacia holds Dutch nationality. He was born to a Curacaoan father and a Surinamese mother.
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Tyrell Malacia is currently single and not in any relationship for now. Tyrell Malacia is also not married.
Net Worth and Salary
Tyrell Malacia’s net worth as of 2022 is estimated at around $1.5 million – $5 million.
Tyrell Malacia currently earns € 1,222,000 annually playing for Feyenoord.