Who is Carolin Musiala, Jamal Musiala’s mother? Bio and details

Who is Carolin Musiala, Jamal Musiala’s mother? Bio and details

Claudia Kogi
updated at June 18, 2023 at 1:27 PM

It is often said that behind every exceptional talent lies a remarkable woman who deserves recognition for shaping a journey to stardom. In this case, Carolin Musiala is recognised for being the radiant mother of the up-and-coming footballer Jamal Musiala.

Jamal and Carolin Musiala
Carolin's son, Jamal, celebrates after scoring during the Bundesliga match between FC Koln and FC Bayern Munchen at the Rhein Energie Stadion on 27 May 2023 in Cologne, Germany. Photo: Rene Nijhuis
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Who is Jamal Musiala? Often dubbed Bambi, he is a German-based professional soccer player who plays as an attacking midfielder for the Bundesliga club Bayern Munich and the German national team. Aside from being considered the best young attacker in the world, he is known for his world-class dribbling ability.

Carolin's profile and bio summary

Full name

Carolin Musiala

Place of birth

Stuttgart, Germany



Alma Mater

University of Southampton and Goethe University


Jamal, Jerrell, and Latisha



Marital status



Daniel Richard



Famous for

Being Jamal Musiala's mother

Carolin Musiala's family

She was born in Stuttgart, Germany, to German and Polish parents. She has not disclosed much about her upbringing except her impressive educational background. After completing high school, she joined the University of Southampton, where she graduated with a bachelor's degree in social science.

Carolin Musiala's family
Jamal of Bayern Munich controls the ball during the Bundesliga match against RB Leipzig at Allianz Arena on 20 May 2023 in Munich, Germany. Photo: Harry Langer
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After obtaining her first degree, she pursued a master's degree in Sociology at Goethe University in Frankfurt. Fueling her insatiable thirst for knowledge, the high-profile mom snatched the chance to participate in the prestigious Erasmus program at the University of Southampton.

What is Carolin Musiala's nationality?

Jamal's mother is a German national of a mixed ethnic background.

What is Carolin Musiala's age?

Unfortunately, the up-and-coming footballer's mother has been overly discreet about her exact age. However, various sources speculate she could be in her mid-40s.

What is Carolin Musiala's religion?

The high-profile personality is a Christian.

Is Carolin Musiala on Instagram?

Carolin Musiala's Instagram
FC Bayern München's winger runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match against FC Schalke 04 at Allianz Arena on 13 May 2023 in Munich, Germany. Photo: Alexander Hassenstein
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Unfortunately, the sociologist is not a dynamic personality on any social media platform. That said, there are no social media handles linked to her name. Consequently, there are no photos or videos of her on the internet.

Her son, however, is one dynamic personality on social media platforms such as Instagram, where he boasts over 3 million followers and 453k followers on Twitter as of 18 June 2023.

Daniel Richard and Carolin Musiala

Caro and Richard have been married for quite some time. But even though they have not disclosed details on how they met or even about their wedding date, some sources speculate that the duo met when Daniel Richard, a British-Nigerian national, landed in Germany from Yoruba, Nigeria.

The couple has been blessed with three kids, Jamal, a renowned soccer player; Jerrell, and Latisha. Daniel Richard was also a footballer who used to play at a higher level in Nigeria before he relocated to Germany.

Jamal and Carolin Musiala

When the up-and-coming soccer player signed his first professional contract, he had not yet attained the legal age to obtain a driving license. His mother would drive him to his training sessions until the academy gifted him a car, and he finally got his license.

What does Carolin Musiala do?

As of June 2023, Jamal's mother works as a sociologist.

How much is Jamal Musiala worth?

Bayern Munich's renowned attacking midfielder has an estimated net worth of $1 million.

Carolin Musiala is one sought-after personality in the limelight, mainly for being the mother of Bayern Munich's attacking midfielder, Jamal Musiala, who is famously dubbed Bambi. Additionally, she is known for being a sociologist.

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Claudia Kogi is a Kenyan content creator with over 3 years of experience. Claudia joined Sportsbrief.com as a writer in January 2022, covering sports and relatable content.