Njabulo Blom's profile: age, salary, girlfriend, car, house and Instagram

Njabulo Blom's profile: age, salary, girlfriend, car, house and Instagram

Ciku Njuguna
updated at April 12, 2023 at 7:54 PM

The defensive midfielder has played for the South African club Kaizer Chief FC and the national football team, Bafana Bafana. He was the most played player for all 28 of the Kaizer Chiefs FC matches of the season in 2021. Dig in to find out more details about the outstanding player's personal life.

Njabulo Blom
Who is the Kaizer Chiefs midfielder? The 2021 Black Label Man of the Match winner is a force to be reckoned with in the football scene. Photo: _@kcfcofficial
Source: Instagram

The midfielder's value on and off the field has been on an upward trajectory since his debut at Kaizer Chiefs in 2019. His stellar performance has started to attract the attention of international clubs, clearly indicating the player's on-field value. Read on to discover more about his personal life, salary and net worth.

Profile summary

  • Full name: Njabulo Blom
  • Nickname: Stoppa
  • Gender: Male
  • Date of birth: 11 Dec 1999
  • Age: 23 (as of 2022)
  • Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
  • Place of birth: Dobsonville, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Current residence: Dobsonville
  • Nationality: South African
  • Ethnicity: Black
  • Religion: Christian
  • Height in feet: 5'7"
  • Height in centimetres: 173
  • Weight in pounds: 148
  • Weight in kilograms: 67
  • Hair colour: Black
  • Eye colour: Brown
  • Relationship status: Single
  • Profession: Professional footballer
  • Instagram: @njabuloblom_45

Njabulo Blom's biography

He was born in Dobsonville, Gauteng, on the 11th of December 1999. The player lives a very private lifestyle. He has not disclosed any information about his parents and siblings. He, however, posted a photo with his parents on social media captioned, 'Big things have small beginnings.'

Njabulo Blom
Blom, Kaizer Chiefs' midfielder and his teammates, pose for a photo after winning the 2021 Carling Black Label Championship cup. Photo:_@kcfcofficial
Source: Instagram

Early career

His youth career started in 2019 when he made his debut on the Kaizer Chiefs football team. He also played for the Under 20 South African National team.

As South Africans celebrated Human Rights Day on 21st March 2019, the teenager expressed his views on human rights. He acknowledged his ability to showcase his talent as a human right.

Njabulo Blom
The number 45 footballer made appearances in the FIFA Under 20 World Cup and Under 20 Africa Under 20 Cup of Nations, 2019. Photo:_@kcfcofficial
Source: Instagram

Njabulo Blom's Kaizer Chiefs career

He has played for the South African football club Kaizer Chiefs since 2019. He is the most played player at the club after making appearances in all games in the 2021 season. He has continually impressed his coaches with his stellar performances, commitment and discipline.

What position does Njabulo Blom play?

He is the number 45 defensive midfielder at Kaizer Chiefs. He also plays in the centre back and the right back positions.

Njabulo Blom, Kaizer Chiefs
The Bafana Bafana footballer in action during the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup match between Argentina and South Africa. Photo by Aitor Alcalde - FIFA/FIFA
Source: Getty Images

In 2021, he received his South African national team call up to appear in the Bafana Bafana- Cranes friendly match. He represented Bafana Bafana in the 2021 CAF World Cup qualifiers match against Ghana.

How old is Njabulo Blom?

Born on the 11th of December 1999, Njabulo is 23 as of January 2022.

Njabulo Blom
Kaizer Chiefs' midfielder tackles an opponent for the ball during a match between Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi sundown at the Lucas Moripe stadium in 2021. Photo:_@kcfcofficial
Source: Instagram

Njabulo Blom's net worth

Njabulo Blom's salary at Kaizer Chiefs is about $5,200 (R80,000). How much is Nanjulo Blom's net worth? There are no verified details of his net worth. However, according to newshub360.com, his net worth is $13,000 (R200,000).

Njabulo Blom's car

After winning the 'Player that has it all' Toyota campaign, Blom was gifted a Toyota Corolla alongside his teammate Nkosingiphile Ngcobo.

Njabulo Blom, Kaizer Chiefs
Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Njabulo Blom is one of the most promising young talents in South Africa.
Source: Instagram

Is Njabulo Blom on Instagram?

The midfielder has a very active social media presence. His Instagram account has amassed about 70 000 followers as of January 2022.

Who is Njabulo Blom's girlfriend?

There are no confirmed reports about his relationship or marital status.

Just like his aptitude on the field, Njabulo Blom's salary is bound to grow to match his global counterparts. He is a prolific young footballer whose success and attitude inspires other youth.

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Ciku Njuguna
Ciku Njuguna is a journalist with 3 year’s experience in content creation based in Kenya. She currently covers sports personnel as well as team biographies.