South Korean gridiron placekicker, Younghoe Koo plays American football for the Atlanta Falcons of the NFL. Also, he quickly established himself as one of the most promising players in the league.

Picture of Football placekicker, Younghoe Koo
Caption: Picture of Football placekicker, Younghoe Koo (Photo: Instagram)

Does Younghoe Koo Have a Wife?

Younghoe Koo doesn't have a wife but is in a relationship with his girlfriend Ava Maurer. He has maintained a wonderful relationship with his lover. They began dating in middle school, which would take you back to the beginning of their relationship. It's true! Koo and his girlfriend Ava have been together since eighth grade!. Unlike most teen relationships and puppy love, Koo and Ava's relationship has survived college and beyond.

Younghoe Koo with his girlfriend Ava Maurer
Caption: Younghoe Koo with his girlfriend Ava Maurer (Photo: Instagram) 

Nevertheless, there is a lot of work that goes on behind the scenes during the years of togetherness. One of the reasons might have been Ava's supportive nature. He has found the perfect woman but has yet to tie the wedding knot. As of now, there is no news about the couple getting married, so Ava might need some more time to shift titles from girlfriend to wife.

About Younghoe Koo Relationship

Younghoe Koo is still happily in a romantic relationship with his high school lover Maurer. She is quite happy to share his personal life with his beautiful partner Ava. Also, the couple has been supporting each other throughout all the ups and downs. Likewise, he is yet to go a long way with his relationship. Therefore, Koo has yet to tie the knot with his partner Maurer. 

Younghoe Koo with his partner Ava Maurer
Caption: Younghoe Koo with his partner Ava Maurer (Photo: Pinterest)

Also, his girlfriend Ava understands where he comes from. As a result, she found the silver lining within it, mirroring her caring and empathetic nature. While he still has a long way to go, Ava will be right by his side every step of the way. Younghoe Koo is still happily in a romantic relationship with his partner Ava.

What's Younghoe Koo Net Worth? His Salary

Younghoe Koo earned an estimated net worth of $1 Million as per reports. Out of his playing career, he accumulates a significant portion of his wealth. In 2017, she signed with the Los Angeles Chargers worth of $109,412

Picture of Younghoe Koo while the car in the background
Caption: Picture of Younghoe Koo while the car in the background (Photo: Instagram)

With the Atlanta Falcons in 2019, he signed a contract for $645,000. His base salary was $341,471, and his cap hit was $341,470. Younghoe Koo has been living a comfortable life and earning a hefty sum of money as well. 

Who is Younghoe Koo?

Younghoe Koo is a South Korean gridiron placekicker, born on August 3, 1994. He was born in Seoul, the capital of South Korea but raised in the United States and moved to New Jersey to live with his mother. Younghoe is the son f parents Seungmae Choi (mother) and father Hyunseo Koo. His father Hyunseo worked as a university professor. in Seoul. While his mom Choi worked as a nurse. 

Younghoe Koo posing for the picture
Caption: Younghoe Koo posing for the picture (Photo: Instagram)

Growing up, he played soccer and won a regional kicking competition. In Ridgewood, New Jersey, Koo played football for Ridgewood High School. As a senior, he contributed to special teams and defense, where he recorded six interceptions. He played for the Georgia Southern Eagles while enrolled at Georgia Southern University. As a member of the Sun Belt Conference's first team, he was recognized as an all-conference performer during his final season.

Younghoe Koo with her mother Seungmae Choi
Caption: Younghoe Koo with her mother Seungmae Choi (Photo: Instagram)

Koo returned to football after a year away from the sport, playing for the Atlanta Legends of the Alliance of American Football (AAF) where he scored the league's first points and converted all of his kickoffs until the league closed permanently. During his time with the Falcons, Koo developed a reputation for successfully executing onside kicks, and in 2020 he was named to the Pro Bowl. Also, he is the NFL's third-most accurate placekicker. Younghoe Koo stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.78 meters tall.