Victor Wembanyama is a professional basketball player from France. He was born on January 4, 2004. He is currently on the roster for Metropolitans 92 of the LNB Pro A.
He is a power forward who stands at over seven feet in height and is regarded as one of the top European possibilities of his age. He is also thought to have the best chance of being selected first overall in the 2023 NBA draft.
He started his professional career with Entente Le Chesnay Versailles, his neighborhood club, then at the age of eleven he joined Nanterre 92’s youth program. His parents turned down offers from more prestigious teams like ASVEL and FC Barcelona.
Victor Wembanyama Parents: Meet Father Felix Wembanyama And Mother
Victor Wembanyama was born to a father named Felix Wembanyama. Felix Wembanyama is a French national but is of African descent. He was a long jumper and represented his country in many track and field events. Victor’s mother also played basketball at a professional level.