Player Profile

Armel Bella-Kotchap

Armel Bella-Kotchap

Southampton Defender

Nationality :Germany
Date Of Birth :December 11, 2001
Height :190cm
Weight :87kg

Armel Bella-Kotchap: A Brief Biography

German professional footballer Armel Bella-Kotchap joined Southampton from Bundesliga team VfL Bochum. Young and talented, Armel has already had a big impression in the Bundesliga.Hе has thе potеntial to dеvеlop into onе of thе top dеfеndеrs in thе world thanks to his physical charactеristics and tеchnical skill. Thеrе is no doubt that hе will havе a succеssful carееr in thе football industry if hе kееps working hard and maintains his modеsty.

Early Life

Despite having German citizenship, Armel was born in Paris, France, on December 11, 2001. He is the son of former Cameroonian international Cyrille Florent Bella. His parеnts had to put in a lot of work to gеt him to thе lеvеl of profеssional football. Thеy havе always providеd him with еmotional and financial support during his wholе football carееr. Thе idеntity of thе family and any information about thеm havе not yеt bееn disclosеd.

Trophies & Titles

All titles

Titles and season
1x World Cup participant
1x German second-tier champion
20/21VfL Bochum

Height of Armel Bella-Kotchap, Weight, and Body Stats

His height is 190cm and his weight is 87kg. The footballer appears not to enjoy getting tattoos on his body, unlike many other players.

All-time Career of Armel Bella-Kotchap

With VfL Bochum in the 2. Bundesliga during the 2018–19 campaign, Bella-Kotchap made four appearances but failed to register a goal as he started his professional club career. Throughout the next two seasons, he played for VfL Bochum once more, appearing in 66 games.

While Bella-Kotchap assisted his team in gaining promotion to the Bundesliga in the 2020–21 season, he failed to register a goal in 22 games in the top division in the 2021–22 campaign. He joined Southampton in 2022 and quickly made a name for himself as a key member of the squad.

Armel Bella-Kotchap has not had a prolific goal-scoring career, but his contributions to his clubs go beyond his stats. He is a valuable teammate and an influential presence on the field thanks to his outstanding defensive abilities and leadership traits.

International Career 

Bella-Kotchap has additionally represented Germany abroad. In 2022, he made his debut for the German national team. Since then, he has played twice for his nation, however, he has not yet scored a goal. In March 2023, he was selected to play for the German national team in the 2024 UEFA European Championship qualifying games against Belgium and Peru.

How much does Armel Bella-Kotchap Earn? Net Worth

Armel is a young player, and football has made a significant contribution to his income. By 2023, the player’s net worth is anticipated to be £2 million. He is presently paid $2,236,000 per year to play for Southampton in England.


Although Armel Bella-Kotchap hasn’t been seen supporting any businesses, multiple stories offer us a solid sense of how much money Armel makes through sponsorship and brand endorsement arrangements. This is also clear from his lavish lifestyle, which he of course doesn’t hesitate to brag about to all of his social media followers.


No one has seen Armel Bella-Kotchap operating a vehicle on the streets of Paris. The player undoubtedly has a respectable automobile collection in his garage to explore. 

Transfer Value and Records

Armel Bella-Kotchap’s market value by year is €20.00m.

Injury Record

2022-03-19 ~
15 days

2022-03-18 ~
15 days

2022-10-16 ~
21 days
Shoulder Injury

2022-10-17 ~
19 days
Shoulder Injury

2023-01-04 ~
17 days
Knee Injury

2023-01-05 ~
28 days
Knee Injury

2023-03-19 ~
19 days
Shoulder Injury

Personal Life

Armel Bella-Kotchap is not dating anyone right now because he is single. Instead of dating, the footballer would rather spend time on the field. The footballer can be dating someone in secret as well because he prefers to avoid the media and concentrate on his career.