Jamie Carragher Biography
Jamie Carragher is a retired football player who played for the Premier League club, Liverpool as a defender. He is one of the footballers to serve 10 years as a vice-captain for Liverpool. The talented footballer represents England internationally.
Talking about his personal life, Carragher is married to wife, Nicola Hart. The husband and wife are blessed with two children, a son, James and daughter, Mia Carragher. To know more about this brilliant football player’s personal life, net worth, salary, career, early life, keep reading
Jamie Carragher Early Life and Education
James Lee Duncan Carragher was born on January 28, 1978, in Bootle, Merseyland. He is a son of Philly Carragher, father, and Paula Carragher, mother, and brother of Paul and John Carragher. Carragher holds an English nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Jamie Carragher started playing football as a youth. He first attended the FA’s school of excellence but switched to Mersey side rivals Liverpool in order to focus on a football career.
Carragher was a supporter of team Everton, so was his father. He kept two middle names, Lee Duncan in a tribute to a former Everton professional footballer, Gorden Lee, and Duncan Mckenzie. As a youth, he also spent almost a year at the Everton School but returned to Liverpool because of the club’s superior coaching set-up under Steve Heighway, former football player.
Legend of team Liverpool, Carragher could not impress his coach in his first appearance due to his small stature. However, as a midfield and upfront, he established himself to the reserved teams. He had his first professional football match in the 1994-95 seasons against Blackburn Rovers at Haig Avenue where he became the man of the match. The following years, he led the team to win the 1996 FA Youth Cup.
Jamie Carragher Career
Jamie Carragher made his professional football career debut in 1996 as a fullback of a team. Later on, manager, Rafael Benitez moved his position to center-back, where he found his best form.
Throughout his football career with Liverpool, he led the team to several titles. Some of his honors with Liverpool includes UEFA Cup, two Super Cups, two FA Cups, three League Cups, two Community Shields and Champions League.
Moreover, Carragher has held the record for the most caps at under-21. He has represented England internationally in the 2004 European Championship, 2006 FIFA World Cup, and 2010 FIFA World Cup.
Currently, Carragher is suspended for 2017/18 seasons from football as he signed a contract to Join Sky Sports, as a pundit. He occasionally appears as a sports columnist for the Daily Mirror. More recently in March, Daily Mirror uploaded the video of Carragher, spitting at the other car. He apologized but was suspended from the Sky Sports and Danish Channel.
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He also apologized via his Twitter Account;
Jamie Carragher Personal Life
The multiple titles winning footballer, Jamie Carragher is married to his childhood sweetheart, Nicola Hart. The couple shared their vows on July 2, 2005. Now, they are blessed with a son, James and Mia Carragher.
The husband and wife have been together for almost 13 years and until date, they share a happy and lavish lifestyle. Besides, the pair supports each other in their professions and they have kept themselves away from the extramarital affairs.
Jamie Carragher Net Worth
As a professional footballer, Jamie Carragher has accumulated a huge amount of money. He has served for Liverpool for almost 15 years. Now, he collects money from his television appearance including, Sky Sports. As of 2018, his net worth is estimated at around $21 million.
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Jamie Carragher also owns several cars including, Range Rover, Bentley, which price in the market is in thousands of dollars.