Nicknamed “Coco” by his teammates, Corentin Tolisso is one of the all-around midfielders who plays for the French national football team. Tolisso made his debut for his national team in 2018 and he currently plays for German football club Bayern Munich. The UEFA champions’ league winner has played in many major tournaments with different clubs like Lyon and Bayern Munich in his career. Tolisso is the FC Bayern squad that won the sextuple in 2020.
Corentin is a versatile player who can play excellently even as the central defensive midfielder but mainly as the central midfielder. Tolisso has played for his national team France for a long time, earning his 28 Caps to date after making his debut in 2017. Footballer Tolisso has won many major trophies like the UEFA champions’ league title and the German league title playing for FC Bayern Munich. This footballer is widely regarded as one of the finest midfielders of the game due to his agility, visionary passing skills, shooting skills, and versatility on the football ground. This biography on French football star Corentin Tolisso covers some of the important moments from his early life to date.
Corentin Tolisso: Quick Facts
|Full name||Corentin Tolisso|
|Nickname||Also called “Coco” by his teammates|
|Date of birth||03-08-1994|
|Father’s name||Vincent Tolisso|
|Mother’s name||Marie-Chantal Tolisso|
|Siblings||One sister only|
|Brother’s/Sister’s name||Mariine Tolisso|
|Height||5.11 feet (1.80 m)|
|Weight||78 Kg (172 pounds)|
|Body measurement||Chest size: 40 inches Waist size: 34 Inches Biceps: 13 inches|
|Body type||Athletic body|
|Eye color||Dark brown color|
|Hair color||Black color|
|Shoe size||11 (US)|
|Wife/girlfriend/ex-wife||Wife whose name is Sandra Tolisso|
|Children name||Not available|
|Net worth||Around 10 million dollars|
|Salary||Approx. 8.5 million dollars|
|Playing position||Central midfielder and Central defending midfielder|
|Social media presence||Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter|
|Source of Income||Salary from Club and additional bonuses, endorsement, sponsorship, and merchandise|
|Last Updated||January 2022|
French international Corentin Tolisso was born to their father, Vincent Tolisso and mother Marie-Chantal Tolisso. Both his father and mother are from France. He was born in a middle-class family in France called Tarare. Tolisso also has one sister, whose name is Mariine Tolisso. Showing good signs early, he grew up playing football with his friends.
The talented footballer was soon recruited in the local football club Stade Amplepuisien. In early 2013 he joined the French football club Lyon before finally moving to the German football giants FC Bayern Munich.
He played with number 8 on his jersey at Lyon football club who currently wears the same number 24 at his present club FC Bayern Munich. Likewise, he uses Tolisso as his name in his club and his national team kit during his career. Starting as a central forward in his early days, Tolisso excelled at many midfield positions.
Corentin Tolisso Age, Height, Weight, and Body measurement
The UEFA champions’ league title winner French footballer was born on 03-08-1994, making him 27 years old. Tolisso follows Christianity as the religion and his Zodiac (horoscope) sign is Leo. Delighted by Corentin’s talent, his father took him to a local club in his hometown in France, who was soon recruited in the junior team of Lyon. Since then Tolisso has been playing at a high level, making him one of the best players in modern football.
Tolisso has a medium-sized athletic body and he stands 5.11 feet tall. Corentin has evenly matched weight for a professional footballer, as he weighs around 172 pounds (78 kilograms) at normal. He has dark brown colour eyes and black color hair. Likewise, he is very professional and takes very care of his body, training, and diet. He has a chest span of 40 inches and a waist of 34 inches. Likewise, his athletic biceps measure 13 inches and he uses a shoe size of 11 (US).
Corentin Tolisso Salary and Net Worth
FIFA world cup winner Corentin Tolisso is believed to be worth around 10 million dollars to date. He has played different clubs like Lyon and FC Bayern Munich, so a major part of his earnings constitutes Football Club salary. His other income is additional bonuses, endorsement, and sponsorship deals. He has made 28 appearances for his national team after making his national team debut in 2017.
Tolisso has also earned a significant salary playing for his national team. French footballer Tolisso was signed by Lyon football club at the age of 13, where he earned a signing bonus and salary according to his contract. Likewise, he was again signed by FC Bayern Munich in a 40 million dollar deal where he is still enjoying his football. He earns around 8.5 million dollars per season at his present football club. This footballer also owns multiple extraordinary cars in his collection, such as Audi and Mercedes.
Who is Corentin Tolisso Wife?
Footballer Tolisso is also married to a woman he had known for a long time. Her name is Sandra Tolisso. The lovely couple fell in love with each other while still playing for Lyon football club. The couple yet does not have any children. Tolisso and his girlfriend have a huge following on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.
Tolisso has an athletic body and being a professional football player, he spends his significant time in the gym and training. Footballer Tolisso takes very care of his body, training, and diet to play at the highest level in every match.
Corentin Tolisso Style of Play and Playing Position
Corentin Tolisso is an intelligent and versatile footballer with beautiful trophy collections throughout his career. His tackling skills, passing, and dribbling qualities make him one of the best box-to-box midfielders in football. Tolisso has excellent interception skills, which even help defend a game. Even though he is more suited like a defending midfielder, he has very precise long shooting ability and crossing qualities.
Tolisso has won several major trophies like the UEFA champions’ league title and German league title in his career playing for the German football club. In his professional football career, Corentin has played mostly as a central defending midfielder, central midfielder, and sometimes as an attacking midfielder. Footballer Tolisso is famous as a long shot specialist and perfect interceptor in football.
Corentin Tolisso Instagram
Corentin Tolisso is also quite active on social media like Instagram and Twitter. Similarly, Tolisso keeps updating the fans about the matches and, his announcements. Corentin posts pictures of his vacations in different places, family, and his teammates, earning him huge fan followings worldwide. He uploads pictures of his cars, watches, and children on social media.
Instagram: 1.2 million followers
Twitter: 288.9k followers
Corentin Tolisso FIFA 22 rating
The FIFA world cup winner French international footballer has an overall rating of 80 in FIFA 22 game. Tolisso is given his favorite central midfielder position in FIFA 22. Being a midfielder, he has the highest physical and dribbling out of other attributes. He has the highest 78 rating for physical and the lowest 66 for pace. His individual FIFA 22 rating for different attributes are:
- Pace: 66
- Shooting: 77
- Passing: 77
- Dribbling: 78
- Defense: 76
- Physical: 78
- French footballer Tolisso was born to a footballer lover family and he had a passion for the sports from early childhood.
- Surprised by his talent, he was soon recruited into the ranks of the local football club Stade Amplepuisien, where he spent a few years.
- He was soon transferred to Lyon football club’s junior team, where he was promoted to senior squad a few years later.
Corentin Tolisso Professional Career (Playing from 2013-present)
- French international Tolisso was initially limited to the youth team of football club Lyon but he was promoted to the senior squad in August 2013.
- Tolisso played brilliantly in Lyon’s team, and the scouts around the world began to follow him.
- He was transferred to FC Bayern Munich in a 40 million dollar deal, one of the highest bid in Lyon’s football history.
- During his time with the German club, he went on to win domestic league titles multiple times and major trophies like the world cup and the UEFA champions’ league.
- Tolisso has played in the French football jersey 28 times and has scored two goals in return.
Trophies and Titles:
- Four times German league title winner with FC Bayern Munich
- UEFA champions’ league winner with FC Bayern Munich
- UEFA Super Cup winner with FC Bayern Munich
- FIFA club world cup winner with FC Bayern Munich
- Two times DFB Pokal winner with FC Bayern Munich
- Three times DFL Supercup winner with FC Bayern Munich