On the 11 of May,1992 in the city of Bree in Flanders, the Northern part of Belgium. Thibaut Nicolas Marc Courtois was born to a Walloon father by name Theirry Courtois and a Flemish mother by name Gitte Courtois. Thibaut has a sibling sister, Valerie Courtois. Thibaut has a height of 2m.
Thibaut Nicolas Marc Courtois is a professional footballer who’s career began from a local team called Bilzen V.V before moving to the youth academy of Racing Genk. He was initially a left back who was ask to be the safe per of hands for his local team in a competition. Thibaut ended the competition as the best goal keeper and a scout from KRC-Genk spotted him and sent him to the youth team.
In 2007/2008 season, Thibaut was promoted from the youth academy to The under-17 of KRC-GENK. He performed well and was moved to the under-19 of KRC-GENK. Courtois had an exceptional exploit with the youth teams and was finally promoted to the senior side of KRC-GENK FC in the 2009/2010 season in July 1,2009.
Chelsea FC expressed their interest in Courtois and went to purchase him for an amount of €8.95m on July 26,2011. In that same season, He was transferred on a loan fee of €1.20m to Atlético Madrid in the Spanish la-Liga. Thibaut Courtois joined his parent club, Chelsea FC after going to serving his loan deal in the 2013/2014 season. After a successful five years stay at Chelsea FC, Thibaut proved to the world about his good reflexes and acrobatic saves.
Thibaut Courtois got several offers in the 2017/18 summer transfers and he decided to join Real Madrid in the Spanish league on a transfer fee of €35m in August, 2018.
However, In all Thibaut Courtois overwhelming exploits in these clubs, has a rich trophy cabinet as well. He has eighteen titles already and has won several individual awards as well.
TITLES WON BY THIBAUT COURTOIS ARE:
One UEFA champions league
Two FIFA club world cups
Two English Premier league
Three la-Liga cups
Two super cup
One UEFA Europa cup
One English FA cup
Two Spanish cup
One Belgium league title
One English league cup
INDIVIDUAL AWARDS WON BY COURTOIS
TWO IFFHS World’s Best Gk in(2018/22)
Yashin Trophy, 2022
Three Ricardo Zamora Trophy
One EPL Golden Glove
Named the Third Best GK in a decade (2011 to 2020).
Thibaut Nicolas Marc Courtois in all his exceptional exploit in the various team he has played for and his current club, Real Madrid has a total net worth of €113m.
Courtois now has a fiance called, Mishel Gerzig. The connected through Instagram in 2021. The couples began dating that summer and Thibaut did the needful by proposing to her in June,2022. Thibaut Nicolas Marc Courtois has two children named, Adriana Courtois and Nicolas Courtois.
A star living an admirable and inspirational life. Thibaut Courtois is has been a role-model to many humans.