Robert Pirès Net Worth
Robert Pires Net Worth: Robert Pires is a French professional soccer player who has a net worth of $12 million. Robert Pires was born in Reims, France in October 1973. He played his youth soccer for Reims from 1989 to 1992 and then for Metz from 1992 to 1993 when he was called up to their senior club. With Metz he won the Coupe de la Ligue in the 1995-96 season. In 1998 Pires joined Olympique de Marseille for $5 million pounds. He was signed by Arsenal in 2000 for $6 million pounds. Pires helped lead Arsenal to the FA Premier League in 2001-02, and 2003-04, FA Cup in 2001-02, 2002-03, and 2004-05, and FA Community Shield in 20002 and 2004. In 2006 he joined Villarreal and then Aston Villa in 2010. In 2014 he signed with FC Goa of the Indian Super League. Pires competed for France in international competition for their Under-21 team and then for the senior side from 1996 to 2004. He helped France win the World Cup in 1998, the UEFA European Championship in 2000, and FIFA Confederations Cups in 2001 and 2003. He has been named the Ligue 1 Player of the Year, Football Writers' Association's Footballer of the Year, PFA Team of the Year three times, FA Premier League Player of the Month, 2001 FIFA Confederations Cup Golden Ball and Golden Shoe. He has also been named to the FIFA 100 by Pele.