Tolami Benson: 7 things to know about Bukayo Saka's Nigerian girlfriend

Tolami Benson: 7 things to know about Bukayo Saka's Nigerian girlfriend.

Tolami Benson: 7 things to know about Bukayo Saka's Nigerian girlfriend

David Ben 20:04 - 01.06.2023

Check out the beautiful Nigerian girlfriend of Arsenal and England star Bukayo Saka.

Bukayo Saka has enjoyed a remarkable season with Arsenal having helped his team battle Manchester City for the 2022-23 Premier League title.

The Gunners came close to lifting their first championship title in 19 years, but were eventually outgunned by the defending champions from Manchester.

Saka was also integral as Arsenal surprised a host of Premier League fans with a generally impressive season.

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Bukayo Saka celebrating a goal|imago

The 21-year-old England international of Nigerian descent, netted 14 goals and created a further 11 assists having started in every single Premier League match in the just-concluded campaign.

Saka has been touted as one of the most promising wingers of his generation having established himself as an undisputed starter in the Emirates attack.

Like a host of other football stars, Bukayo Saka has been known to keep a relatively low profile off the pitch, with regards to his relationship and personal life.

In this article, we will review the profile of Bukayo Saka’s girlfriend, Tolami Benson.

7 Things about Tolami Benson, Bukayo Saka’s girlfriend

1. Who is Tolami Benson?

Tolami Benson
Tolami Benson is the girlfriend of Arsenal star Bukayo Saka

Tolami Benson is famous for being the girlfriend of English professional footballer, Bukayo Saka, who currently plays for Arsenal in the Premier League and the England national team.

Tolami is also a model and social media influencer, having worked with top brands across the country.

2. She is of Nigerian descent

Bukayo Saka girlfriend Tolami Benson
Tolami Benson/via Instagram

Like the Three Lions star, Tolami Benson is of Nigerian descent, having been born into a family of Afro-British.

However, no information has been made clear of her parent’s identity, although, she is believed to be related to Coco Benson, who is a Swiss Nigerian singer-songwriter and wife of popular record producer Shizzi.

Coco Benson is also the granddaughter of Nigerian highlife legend Bobby Benson. 

3. How old is Tolami Benson?

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Tolami Benson is a year older than Bukayo Saka

Tolami was born on December 3, 2000, in England, United Kingdom, where she would eventually have her university education.

As of June 2023, the beautiful girlfriend of Bukayo Saka is 22 years old, a year older than her boyfriend.

4. She is an Arsenal fan

Bukayo Saka girlfriend Tolami Benson
Tolami Benson is an Arsenal fan/photo via Instagram

Like her boyfriend, Bukayo Saka, Tolami is an Arsenal supporter, going from some of her posts on her Instagram page.

The beautiful influencer has sported the Gunners’ jersey in some of the pictures posted on her social media page.

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Bukayo Saka's girlfriend Tolami Benson/via Instagram

5. Tolami Benson Social Media

As mentioned earlier, Tolami is a social media influencer, and being the girlfriend of one of London’s biggest celebrities and most popular football stars comes with a few perks.

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Tolami Benson/via Instagram
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Tolami Benson/via Instagram
Bukayo Saka girlfriend Tolami Benson
Tolami Benson/via Instagram

Tolami has amassed thousands of followers on her Instagram page, for which she has over 33K followers, and where she often posts snaps of her jet life and glamorous fashion style.

Bukayo Saka girlfriend Tolani Benson
Tolami Benson/via Instagram

She has taken trips to Greece, the Bahamas, Dubai, France and Spain.

6. She loves her privacy

Bukayo Saka girlfriend Tolami Benson
Tolami Benson is Bukayo Saka's girlfriend

Amongst other things, Tolami loves her privacy.

As a matter of fact, she and her boyfriend Saka, do not follow each other on Instagram.

The couple rarely shares snaps of themselves together either, although, there are photos on her Instagram page where she is in the company of a male believed to be the Arsenal star.

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Bukayo Saka and his girlfriend Tolami Benson at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar
Bukayo Saka girlfriend Tolami Benson
Bukayo Saka and Tolami Benson at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar/Image via Getty
Bukayo Saka girlfriend Tolami Benson
Bukayo Saka and Tolami Benson are not following each other on Instagram
Bukayo Saka girlfriend Tolami Benson
Tolami Benson and Bukayo Saka's brother, Abayomi supporting England at the 2022 FIFA World Cup

Benson is also very supportive of her boyfriend, she was spotted with Bukayo Saka in the stands of Qatar, while supporting England during the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

7. Tolami Benson Net Worth

Bukayo Saka girlfriend Tolami Benson
Tolami Benson/via Instagram

Benson is understood to be earning a living through influencing gigs.

Although, there are rumours that she was born into a wealthy family.

Bukayo Saka girlfriend Tolami Benson
Bukayo Saka and his girlfriend Tolami Benson

As of June 2023, Tolami Benson’s net worth estimate remains unknown.

Her footballer boyfriend and Arsenal star, Bukayo Saka has an estimated net worth of $3 million as per GiveMeSport.

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