Marco Komenda is a German professional footballer who plays as a defender for Holstein Kiel in the 2. Bundesliga. He is known for his versatility, leadership, and defensive skills. According to some sources, his estimated net worth in 2023 is around $1.2 million. In this article, we will explore his biography, career, and personal life in more detail.
Bio and Career of Marco Komenda
Age and Early Life
Marco Komenda was born on November 26, 1996, in Darmstadt, Germany. He started playing football at a young age and joined the youth academy of SV Darmstadt 98 in 2006. He spent 10 years at the club, progressing through the ranks and making his senior debut in 2016.
Professional Football Career
Marco Komenda made his professional debut for SV Darmstadt 98 on August 20, 2016, in a 1-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga. He played 11 games in his first season, but could not prevent the club from being relegated to the 2. Bundesliga. He continued to play for the club until 2019 when he signed for Borussia Mönchengladbach II, the reserve team of Borussia Mönchengladbach. He played 28 games and scored one goal for the team in the Regionalliga West, the fourth tier of German football.
María Komenda joined Holstein Kiel in 2020. The team plays in the 2. Bundesliga, which is the second level of German football. He became a regular starter and a key player for the team very quickly. In the 2020–21 season, he helped the team get to the promotion play-offs, but they lost to FC Koln. He played in the German cup competition DFB-Pokal as well. In the second round, a 7-1 win over Bayern Munich II was where he scored his first goal for the club. He also played in the semi-final, but Holstein Kiel lost to Borussia Dortmund.
Current Club: Holstein Kiel
Marco Komenda is currently playing for Holstein Kiel in the 2. Bundesliga. He wears the number 5 shirt and plays as a center-back or a right-back. He is the vice-captain of the team and one of the leaders in the dressing room. He has played 13 games and scored one goal for the club in the 2022-23 season so far.
Marco Komenda is a reliable and consistent defender who excels in tackling, intercepting, heading, and passing. He is also a threat from set-pieces and can score goals with his head or his feet. According to Transfermarkt, he has played 102 games and scored four goals in his professional career. His market value is estimated at €1.5 million as of January 2024.
Marco Komenda is married to his long-time girlfriend, Lena. They tied the knot in 2021 and have a daughter named Mia, who was born in 2020. They live in Kiel, Germany, and are very happy together.
Marco Komenda is a tall and athletic footballer who stands at 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) and weighs 82 kg (181 lbs). He has blond hair and blue eyes. He has a tattoo of a lion on his right arm and a tattoo of his daughter’s name on his left arm.
Estimated Net Worth and Social Media Presence
Net Worth in 2023
Marco Komenda is a successful and well-paid footballer who earns a good salary from his club, Holstein Kiel. According to some sources, his annual salary is around €300,000. His net worth is estimated between $1 Million – $5 Million as of 2024.