Meet Michael Olise Parents And Family: Is He Related To Former Nigerian Mid-Fielder Sunday Olise?

Crystal Palace midfielder Michael Olise was born to Nigerian and French-Algerian parents and has a mixed ethnicity from his family’s side. 

Michael Olise is a professional football player who plays for the Premier League club Crystal Palace. He plays as a midfielder.

Mr. Olise, who has a height of 6 feet 1 inch, previously played for Reading. He got into Reading in a scholarship program and made his debut in March 2019, as per his Wikipedia.

He scored his first league goal against Barnsley at the Madejski Stadium. He joined Crystal Palace on July 8, 2021, after the club activated his 8.37 million pound release clause.

Who Are Meet Michael Olise Parents? Family Details

Michael Olise’s parents are of Nigerian and French-Algerian heritage.

His father was a Nigerian and his mother was a French-Algerian. Olise was born in England but holds French nationality.

He has mixed ethnicity and is eligible to represent France, Algeria, England, and Nigeria on international levels. Besides his parents, Olise has a brother in his family.

His brother, Richard is also a football player and plays for England at the youth level.

Is Michael Olise Related To Sunday Oliseh?

There is no evidence that proves if Michael Olise is related to Nigerian football manager Sunday Oliseh.

As both the players share similar surnames and have Nigerian backgrounds, fans speculated if they were somehow related to one another.

However, it seems the players do not share any biological relationship.

Mr. Sunday Oliseh was regarded as the best African midfielder during his playing career.

He played for several clubs including AFC Ajax, Borussia Dortmund, and Juventus F.C. He retired from professional football in January 2006 at age 31.

He has three younger brothers, Azubuike, Egutu, and Chrchill Oliseh.

What Is Michael Olise Salary? Net Worth Explored

According to, Michael Olise earned a salary of around $7,155 (£5,200) in his first season with Reading.

He took home approximately $207,500 during the 2020 season. He signed a five-year contract with Crystal Palace and his market value is at £15 million.

Nevertheless, Micahel Olise’s verified net worth is not yet disclosed.

Is Michael Olise On Instagram?

Michael Olise is active on Instagram under the username @m.olise.

He has collected more than 42.4K followers and is following only 20 personalities. His account is verified.