Berthold Kimmich- Joshua Kimmich’s Father
Berthold Kimmich is a celebrity father of a German professional football player, Joshua Kimmich. His son Joshua plays as a defensive midfielder or right-back for Bundesliga club Bayern Munich and the Germany national team.
He is a proud husband to Anja Kimmich, father to Joshua Kimmich and Debra Kimmech, and a grandfather of Joshua’s three kids.
Very few people might know that Berthold Kimmich is also a former footballer who played amateur football which helped his son to choose his career path. Berthold was his son’s first coach and started his football training at home before admitting I’m to the academy.
Let’s continue to read the article to learn about Berthold’s childhood, family, parents, net worth, married life, children, social media, height, weight, and other facts.
Berthold Kimmich’s Age and Parents
Berthold was born and raised in a small village in Germany. He hasn’t shared information about his parents and family.
Furthermore, he holds German citizenship. He was probably born in around 1960 and could be in his 60s.
Berthold Kimmich played football in his early days in the amateur league but could not make it into the professional league. He was also a member of the college team.
He later gave up football and chose a different profession but we don’t have any information about his career.
However, Kimmich always supported his son to pursue his career in football. He is the major reason why we have such a talented football player in the game.
Despite being in a limelight for such a long time, there is no information regarding Berthold’s personal life. He has not spoken anything about his childhood days, education qualifications, degrees, or anything.
Berthold Kimmich’s Wife and Children
Berthold is happily married to his wife, Anja Kimmich. They got married in the 1990s and have been together for more than 2 decades.
The pair seems to share a beautiful bond with one another and have been living happily without any dispute.
Berthold and Anja share two children, a son named Joshua Kimmich and a daughter named Debra Kimmich. Their older son, Joshua was born on 8 February 1995.
The couple welcomed their second child after a couple of years in around 2000.
Berthold Kimmich, Supportive Father of Two
Anja and Berthold Kimmich’s firstborn, Joshua Kimmich, born on 8 February 1995, is a professional footballer. He has been playing football since 2006.
Their second child is a daughter named Debora Rahel Kimmich. She is a businesswoman who has received a degree from Dublin Business School.
Berthold always motivated his son to play football and became his first teacher. He gave the early training and later admitted him to the football academy.
He always encouraged him to play football and did not demoralize him when they broke windows or glasses while playing football in the backyard.
Berthold even managed space for his son to play which proves that he was always a supportive father.
Who is Joshua Kimmich’s Wife?
Joshua Kimmich began dating his girlfriend Lina Meyer in 2013. They reportedly got married in a secret ceremony in July 2022.
The couple has been together for eight years and is the parents of three children including a son and a daughter.
They welcomed their first son in 2019 while their second daughter was born in 2020. The couple recently welcomed their third child in 2022.
Joshua Kimmich hasn’t shared any photos of his children on social media due to security reasons.
Joshua Kimmich’s Football Career
The 5 ft 10 inches tall German footballer attended the youth academy of VfB Bösingen and VfB Stuttgart. He then signed with RB Leipzig in 2013 and was included in the senior team.
After two years, he joined Bayern Munich on a five-year contract and was a key player of the team that won 6 Bundesliga titles, one Champions League title, and several other club trophies.
Considered Philipp Lahm’s successor, he currently plays as a defensive midfielder or right-back for Bundesliga club Bayern Munich and the Germany national team.
Joshua made his senior national team debut in 2016 and also played in the Euro Cup 2016. He won the FIFA Confederations Cup in 2017 with the national team.
Since then, he has represented German National Team in every tournament.
Berthold Kimmich’s Net worth; What’s Joshua Kimmich’s Salary?
The famous celebrity father has revealed no information regarding his net worth or any sort of earnings. His professional life is also not available on the internet.
So, we will update it as soon as we get any information about him.
His son Joshua Kimmich earns €370,000 a week and gets paid €19.5 million annually. Besides his salary from Bayern, he also earns from brand endorsements, sponsorships, and business ventures.
His net worth is estimated at $50 million as of 2022.
Berthold Kimmich Social Media
Berthold seems to be very personal when it comes to his personal life. So, he is not available on any social media platforms.
On the other hand, his son, Joshua is on Instagram as @jok_32. He has over 5.8 million followers and follows over 250 different accounts.
Some facts about Berthold Kimmich
- Berthold’s son Joshua is happily taken and lives in together with his wife Lina Meyer and their three children.
- His daughter, Debby is a businesswoman.
- Berthold’s daughter-in-law, Line Meyer holds a degree in law.
- Their Son, Joshua remained unvaccinated against COVID. His unvaccinated status caused him to miss important matches for both the German national team and Bayern.