Enner Valencia Biography: Age, Family, Brother, Height, Religion, Wife, Net Worth

Enner Valencia is a Turkish professional footballer who plays as a forward for the Turkish club Fernabahçe and the national team of Ecuador. Valencia’s style of play is an offensive one with good pace, and the ability to pressure defenders.

Enner Calencia
Enner Valencia: Bio, Facts, Photo
Quick Facts
Full Name:Enner Remberto Valencia Lastra
Date of Birth:November 4, 1989
Birth Place:San Lorenzo, Ecuador
Height:1.77 m
Weight:70 kg
Parents:Bolivia Lastra, Remberto Lastra
Spouse:Sharon Escobar (m. 2010)
Net Worth:$5 million
Career Statistics
2005-2008Caribe Junior (Youth Career)
2008-2010Emelec (Youth Career)
2014-2017West Ham United
2016-2017Everton (loan)
2014-2017West Ham United
2017-2020Tigres UANL
National Team Career

Early Life

Enner Valencia was born Enner Remberto Valencia Lastra on November 4, 1989, in San Lorenzo, Ecuador. He is originally from Esmeraldas Province and of Afro-Ecuadorian descent. He is from a poor background and struggled to make ends meet.

Sometimes people often get confused if Antonio Valencia is his brother of which they are not related.


Enner Valencia began his football career at the youth level with Caribe Junior and Emelec. He played for Emelec senior team where he won the Ecuadorian Cup in 2013 and also won the Copa Sudamericana Golden Boot.

He played for Pachuca in Mexico before joining the English club West Ham United for an estimated fee of £12 million, in 2014.

He was on loan at Everton for a season before he was sold to Mexican club Tigres UANL in 2017.

He later signed for the Turkish club Fernabahçe on a free transfer on August 28, 2020.

He made his debut for the Ecuador national team in 2012. He represented the country at the FIFA World Cup in 2014 and 2022, and the Copa America in 2015, 2016, 2019, and 2021. He scored two goals in 2-0 victory against the host country Qatar in the opening match of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

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Personal Life

Enner Valencia is married to Sharon Escobar. The couple met in 2009 and started dating. They got married in 2010, and their union is blessed with three children, two daughters and a son namely Amelia, Annalia, and David. They live in Istanbul, Turkey, with their children. His wife Sharon Escobar is an Ecuadorian philanthropist.

Enner Valencia and Wife Sharon Escobar
Enner Valencia and Wife Sharon Escobar

Valencia’s was married Sinthyia Pinargote Chumo. She issued a warrant for the player’s arrest in October 2016 to pay child support, but the warrant was later withdrawn. He has a daughter named Beira with his first wife.


Enner Valencia has won numerous individual awards such as:

  • Serie A Best Player: 2013
  • Copa Sudamericana top scorer: 2013
  • Liga Mx top scorer: Clausura 2014
  • CONCACAF Champions League Golden Boot: 2019

Social Media

Enner Valencia is active on social media. He is on Instagram, @ennervalebcia1

Net Worth

Enner Valencia earns his career as a footballer. According to Transfer markt, he has a market value of €11.00 million as of 2022. He has an estimated net worth of $5 million.

Frequently asked questions

Below are some frequently asked questions about Enner Valencia:

Who is Enner Valencia?

Enner Valencia is a Turkish professional footballer who plays as a forward for the Turkish club Fernabahçe and the national team of Ecuador.

How old is Enner Valencia?

He was born on November 4, 1989.

Where is Enner Valencia from?

He is from San Lorenzo, Ecuador.

What is Enner Valencia’s Height?

He stands at a height of 1.77 m.

Is Enner Valencia married?

He is married to Sharon Escobar and they have three children.

What is Enner Valencia’s Net Worth?

Enner Valencia has an estimated net worth of $5 million.

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