Nelly Yoa Wiki, Age, Net worth, Wife, Biography, Family, Height & Facts

Nelly Yoa

Nelly Yoa (born June 28, 1988) is an Australian Footballer, Youth Ambassador and Motivational Speaker from Sudan. Moreover, he had a promising career with AFL’s Melbourne Victory. However, Nelly is among the strange football players residing in Australia. Sadly, his career ended after the machete attack in 2011.

Nelly Yoa Australian Footballer, Motivational Speaker & Youth Ambassador

Yoa is the good friend of Usain Bolt (Athlete). Though, the machete attack happened in 2011. At that time, he was just 23 years old. He was badly injured at the violent street of Africa. Nelly went to the Sudanese beauty contest in Braybrook, Victoria (Melbourne).

As per the reports of the Daily Mail, there were 25 to 30 armed men. They brutally beat him with knives and golf sticks. Moreover, he had severe injuries on his knee, elbow, and wrist. Nelly could not walk for 13 days.

Though, he lived in the hospital for a long time. There are 170 stitches made on his body.  Still, he could not play football after the attack. In 2017, he attended one training session. Nelly faced a tough time while recovering from the injuries. Additionally, he kept as the reserve player in VFL team 2017.


Controversy & Legal Case

Nelly Yoa attended the court hearing in Melbourne Court

He pleaded guilty in 2019 for presenting false reports. In fact, he reported to the police confronted by the armed woman.

The unknown female entered his house with a knife in 2016. He ran in the Melbourne streets to save from her.

Later on, there is no CCTV footage found of Nelly and that woman. The court gave the final verdict on his case on June 13. On the other hand, Yoa arrived in the court in his luxurious Roll Royce car.


Early Life, Parents & Profile

Nelly Yoa Biography

The former AFL footballer, Nelly Yoa was born on the 28th of June 1988 (age 30 years old) in El Renk, Sudan. As a Sudanese refugee, he moved to Australia in 2003.

Furthermore, Nelly offered a basketball scholarship at the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), America.

He was a good basketball in high school years. Moreover, Nelly educated at Westall Secondary College, Maranatha Christian School, and Wellington Secondary College.


Trivia & Quick Info

Nelly Yoa Personal Life, Wife & Children

Full Real Birth NameNelly Yoa.
Nick nameNelly.
ProfessionFootballer, Youth Ambassador and Motivational Speaker.
In The News ForAttended the court hearing regarding a suspicious woman attacked on him.
Age (As of 2019)30 years old
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayJune 28, 1988.
Birthplace/HometownEl Renk, Sudan.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
Social Media StatsInstagram: @nellyyoa (115K Followers).
AwardsWill Update.
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Cancer.
Current ResidenceMelbourne, Australia.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 6' 0".
Centimeters: 183 cm.
Meters: 1.83 m.
WeightKilograms: 75 Kg.
Pounds: 165 lbs.
Biceps Size14 inches.
Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)40-32-34.
Shoe Size (US)9.
Tattoos details?Will Update.
Eye ColorBlack.
Hair ColorBlack.
ParentsFather: Not Known.
Mother: Name Not Found.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusUnmarried
Wedding Date--
Dating History?--
GirlfriendNot Known.
Wife/Spouse NameNone.
ChildrenSon: NA.
Daughter: None.
Highest QualificationGraduate.
SchoolMaranatha Christian School.
Alma Mater1. Westall Secondary College.
2. Wellington Secondary College.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebActor: Hugh Jackman.
Actress: Emma Stone.
Dream Holiday DestinationBrisbane.
Favorite ColorBlack.
Love to doPlaying Football & Watching films.
Favorite DishesHamburger.
Net worth (Approx.)$2 Million US Dollars.
Salary, Earnings & Monthly IncomeUnder review.
Contact Details
Home DetailsHouse in Melbourne.
Official WebsiteNone.
Office AddressNone.
Email AddressWill Update.
Mobile or Phone NumberNA.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Nelly Yoa

Nelly Yoa Age, Height & Weight

  • Wikipedia: Nelly is the ambassador at Afri-Aus care.
  • In fact, he actively supports the youth through the psychological healing process.
  • These young boys involved in violent activities in burglary and other criminal activities.
  • Additionally, the short documentary made on the machete attack 2011 “Offside-The Nelly Yoa Story.
  • Prashant Raj created the 15-minute movie that re-enacted the events.
  • Money Factor: As per wealth details, Nelly Yoa’s Net worth is around $2 Million US Dollars.

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  • Moreover, he also promoted the film to encourage young boys.
  • He often calls himself as a self-proclaimed motivational speaker.
  • Nelly’s followers on his official Instagram handle are 115.9K.
  • Moreover, the 30-year-old got a million-dollar deal with the Melbourne Company.



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