Enock Mwepu, a midfielder for Brighton, was forced to give up playing football after being diagnosed with a hereditary heart problem and becoming ill.
The 24-year-old was told by the doctor that if he keeps playing football, he will probably experience cardiac arrest, which could result in his demise.
After ending his career early, Mwepu said he still intends to play football in some way in a statement announcing his retirement.
The midfielder stated, “A little youngster from a township named Chambishi in Zambia has some news to offer. “He was unwavering in his will to pursue his dream of playing football at the top level, and with God’s grace, he accomplished his goal by making it to the Premier League.
George Lwandamina, the coach of the Zambian national team, spoke about the situation and described how some members of the national team organization reacted when Mwepu’s health was initially revealed during the previous international break.
How Much Does Enock Mwepu Earn
The midfielder makes £1,664,000 annually while playing for Brighton, or £32,000 each week. Enock Mwepu has a total wealth of £2,559,440. He is the ninth highest paid player in Brighton before his retirement
Enock Mwepu Wife
Enock Mwepu, a former player for Brighton who retired on October 10, 2022 due to heart problems, is married to Maltida Mwepu. After dating for some time, Maltida and Enock just got married.
The couples have been married since January 2021 in the native area of Zambia. Many came for the wedding and also defied the Covid 19 rule to see the wedding of one of the most decorated player in Zambia.
She is estimated to have around $500,000 as her net worth.
Enock Mwepu Age
The midfielder was born on January 1, 1998 and he is currently 24 years old before retiring from Football.
Enock Mwepu vs Arsenal
When Brighton Hove and Albion defeated Arsenal by a score of two to one on April 9, 2022, Mpewu was in excellent form. In the match against Arsenal, he both scored and assisted on the opening goal.
Mwepu also won the man of the match award after the impressive performances against Arsenal in the Premier League.
Enock Mwepu Brother
His 22-year-old brother, Francisco Mpewu, goes by that name. On February 29, 2000, he was born.
He participates for Sturm Giza as a forward. Francisco has played in eight games but has yet to score.
Enock Mwepu Boots
He wears adidas X Speedflow.1 soccer cleats in 2022-2023.