Moise Bioty Kean Biography

    Moise Bioty Kean was born February 28, 2000, in Vercelli, Italy to Ivorian parents Biorou Jean Kean and Isabelle Dehe. He is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Everton and the Italian national team.

    Family Background

    According to the mother, Moise came as a miracle child as doctors have already declared that she cannot have another child. Few years after the birth of Moise the couple started experiencing marital issues. This led to a break up as Biorou Jean Kean walked out of the marriage. Moise was four years old when his parents separated. He and his two brothers moved with his mother to Asti, where he spent the rest of his childhood and adolescent years

    Early Life

    Kean was first noticed by Renato Biasi, who inserted him in the youth teams of Asti before offering him to Torino. In 2010, however, instead of renewing with the Granata, he was signed by Torino’s

    Club Career

    Juventus 2016–17: Debut season

    Kean made his professional debut for Juventus on 19 November 2016, at the age of 16 years, 8 months and 23 days, coming on in the 84th minute for Mario Mandžukić in a 3–0 win over Pescara in Serie A. Upon doing so, he became the club’s youngest-ever debutant and the first player born in the 2000s to compete in one of Europe’s four major leagues

    On 22 November, he became the first player born in the 2000s to feature in a UEFA Champions League match, after being substituted on in the 84th minute of a 3–1 away win over Sevilla. On 27 May 2017, Juventus’ final match of the 2016–17 Serie A season, Kean scored his first goal for Juventus, the winning goal of a 2–1 away victory over Bologna, also becoming the first player born in the 2000s to score a goal in one of Europe’s five major leagues.

    2017–18: Loan to Verona

    On August 31, 2017, after extending his contract until 30 June 2020, Kean was loaned to Hellas Verona on a one-year deal. On 10 September he made his debut for Verona in Serie A as a substitute, replacing Alex Ferrari in the 46th minute in a 5–0 home defeat against Fiorentina. On October 1, Kean scored his first goal for Verona in the 87th minute of a 2–2 away draw against Torino.

    On January 28, 2018, Kean scored his first career Serie A brace in a 4–1 away win against Fiorentina, becoming only the second player born in the 2000s after Pietro Pellegri to have done so. He totalled 20 competitive appearances and four goals in his season at the club.

    2018–19: Return to Juventus

    On 12 January 2019, Kean scored in a 2–0 away win over Bologna in the Coppa Italia. On 8 March 2019, Kean scored two goals in the first half against Udinese, of an eventual 4–1 home win. On 2 April 2019, Kean scored the second goal in a 2–0 away win against Cagliari, during which Kean was subject to racist chants from a section of Cagliari fans. Juventus teammate Leonardo Bonucci was heavily criticized after stating that Kean was partly to blame by his celebration which caused further jeers.

    The following league match, on 13 April, Kean scored the first goal in a 2–1 away defeat against SPAL, marking his sixth consecutive goal in as many matches for club and country.

    Everton 2019–20: Debut season

    Kean joined Everton on 4 August 2019, signing a five-year contract for a fee of €27.5 million, plus €2.5 million in add-ons. On 10 August, he made his Everton debut in a 0–0 draw against Crystal Palace in the Premier League, coming on as a substitute for Dominic Calvert-Lewin

    In November 2019 Kean was dropped from Everton’s match-day squad for disciplinary reasons.

    Kean scored his first goal for Everton on 21 January 2020, in a 2–2 home draw against Newcastle United in the Premier League.

    International career

    Kean, who was born in Italy, was eligible to represent both Italy and the Ivory Coast, Youth clubs but instead of Ivory Coast he joined Italy under 15. Since 2015, Kean has represented Italy at the under-15 level. With the Italy U17 team, he took part in the 2016 and 2017 editions of the UEFA European Under-17 Championship, scoring 1 goal in each tournament.

    With Italy U19 he took part in the 2018 UEFA European Under-19 Championship and scored in the group stage against Norway and in the semi-final against France in a 2–0 win to help Italy reach the final of the tournament. He started the final against Portugal on the bench, but came on as a substitute and scored 2 goals in the second half, to take the tie to extra time, but the match ended in a 4–3 victory for Portugal

    He made his debut with the Italy U21 team on 11 October 2018, in a friendly match lost 1–0 against Belgium in Udine. He scored his first goal with the U21 side in the following friendly match, a 2–0 home win against Tunisia on 15 October 2018. He took part in the 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship, where Italy U21 has been eliminated in the group stage.

    In November 2018, Kean was called up to the Italy senior side by manager Roberto Mancini. On 20 November, aged 18 years, 265 days, he made his senior debut with the Italy national team in a friendly match against the United States in Genk, which eventually ended in a 1–0 victory.

    Kean also became the youngest player to score for Italy since Bruno Nicolè, who scored twice in a 2–2 friendly away draw against France on 9 November 1958; overall, Kean is the second-youngest goalscorer for Italy

    Regarded as one of Italian football’s most promising prospects, Kean is a quick, tenacious, and physically strong forward, with good technical skills and an accurate shot. Naturally right-footed, his preferred role is in the center as the main striker. He is known in particular for his great pace, ability in the air, offensive movement, and powerful physique, which enable him either to hold up the ball with his back to goal or take advantage of openings in the opposition’s defense; a hard-working player, he has also been praised for his defensive contribution off the ball.


    Moise has been at loggerheads with his father who used to be his agent before they fell apart. When Moise moved from Juventus to Everton, the father criticized the move and warned that Moise will not do well in England as the move is a huge mistake

    ” In another post after his father claimed Juventus owe him two tractors as part of the Moise’s Juventus deal, he said, “Tractors???! I don’t know what you’re talking about. If I am the man, I am today it’s only THANKS TO MY MOTHER and with this, I’ve said everything! And don’t ever forget who puts food on your table when your belly is full.”

    Private Life

    Moise is dating a Thailand national, Nif Brascia who has been living in Milan since she was 11. Moise Kean met her at a midnight club in Milan. The explosive striker found himself a parallel lady figure who is more of his gender retrospect as Brascia is a champion in kickboxing. The 21-year-old has already been a Champion is junior world titles in Muay Thai and has not lost a single bout in her 50 career games. She is definitely handy with her fists

    Nif Brascia just like her Moise does not like to lose and is a hard-working woman. The zeal to win World Championships makes her wake up at 5 in the morning and shun her critics the same way his boyfriend has been shutting racist remarks.

    Moise Kean and Nif Brascia on a public front are not at all open. They are not opening up their love in public or have seen catching up on posts in Instagram.

    Net Worth and annual salary

    Moise Kean signed a 5 year / £13,825,000 contract with the Everton F.C., including an annual average salary of £2,765,000. In 2019, Kean will earn a base salary of £2,765,000, while carrying a cap hit of £2,765,000.

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