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Atiba Hutchinson

Facts About Atiba Hutchinson

Celebrated Name Atiba Hutchinson
Age 39 Years Old
Nick Name Hutchinson
Birth Name Atiba Hutchinson
Birth Date 1983-02-08
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Canadian
Birth Nation Canada
Place Of Birth Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Horoscope Aquarius
Ethnicity Black
Career Start 2002
Awards 2009-10 Danish Superliga Player of the Year, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Canadian Player of the Year, etc.
Marital Status Married
Wife Sarah Hutchinson
Children Three (Noah, Nava, and Ayo Siyah)
Height 6 ft. 2 inches
Weight 73kg
Body Type Alethic
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football Career
Net Worth $1 Million-$5 Million
Salary £1.2 Million
Current Club Besiktas
Position Midfielder
Jersey Number 13
Links Facebook Twitter Instagram

Atiba Hutchinson is a Canadian professional football player. He currently plays and captains both Super Lig club Besiktas and the Canada national team. His playing position is a midfielder. 

Atiba Hutchinson played for the youth team of Brampton Braves and Arnott Charlton. He then played his senior career for York Region Shooters, Toronto Lynx, Oster, Helsingborgs, Copenhagen, and PSV. He is currently playing for Besiktas. 

On the international level, Atiba Hutchinson has represented Canada at various age levels. He has represented Canada at U20, U23, and the senior level. He made his senior international team debut for Canada on 18 January 2003. He has represented Canada in 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, and 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cups. In 2012 as part of the Canadian Soccer Association's centennial celebration, he was named to the all-time Canada XI men's team. Since his debut, he has obtained 97 caps and scored 9 goals for Canada.

Atiba Hutchinson Famous For

  • Being a Canadian professional football player.
  • Being a captain for both Super Lig club Besiktas and the Canada national team.
  • For playing as a midfielder for Super Lig club Besiktas.


When was Atiba Hutchinson born?

Atiba Hutchinson was born on 8 February 1983. His birthplace is Brampton, Ontario, Canada. Detail about his parents has been kept secret and has not been disclosed yet. Information regarding his siblings is currently unavailable. About his nationality, he holds Canadian nationality and he belongs to the black ethnicity. Likewise, as per his birthdate, his zodiac sign is Aquarius. About his education, it will be updated here soon.

Who does Atiba Hutchinson play for?

Youth Career

  • He played for the youth team of Brampton Braves and Arnott Charlton.

Club Career

York Region Shooters

  • He began his professional career in the 2002 summer season, playing briefly with the York Region Shooters of the Canadian Professional Football League.

Toronto Lynx

  • On 26 July 2002, he signed for Toronto Lynx of the A-League where he played the team's final four games. 

Oster

  • In January 2003 he signed with Asters IF, newly promoted to the Swedish Allsvenskan, and went on to make 24 appearances and scored 6 goals for the club in all the competitions.  

Helsingborgs IF

  • In January 2004, he signed with Helsingborgs IF for an estimated £1.32 million and went on to play two seasons for the club. During his two seasons, he made 49 appearances for the club, scoring 6 goals in all the competitions.

Copenhagen

  • In January 2006, he moved to Danish club F.C. Copenhagen for the transfer of €1.50 million and went on to play five seasons at the club. With Copenhagen, he won four Danish Superliga, one Royal League, and Danish Cup. Additionally, he won the 2009-10 Danish Superliga Player of the Year which was the first time a Canadian had won this award in the Danish League. At Copenhagen, he made 189 appearances for the club, scoring 25 goals and providing 10 assists in all the competitions.

PSV

  • On 22 April 2010, he signed a three-year contract with PSV Eindhoven joining them on a free transfer. He made his debut for the club on 14 August 2010 in a 6-0 win against De Graafschap. On 19 August 2010, he made his European debut for the team in a surprising 1-0 first leg defeat to FC Sibir Novosibirsk in the Europa League, however, PSV won the second leg 5–0 making it to the next stage of the competition. On 23 January 2011, he scored his first goal for the club in a 3-0 away victory against VVV-Venlo. In his first season, he made 50 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 4 assists in all the competitions as he help lead PSV to the Quarter Finals of the Europa League before being knocked out by Benfica in mid-April losing 6-3 on aggregate.
  • He was forced to miss the beginning of the 2011-12 Eredivisie due to his knee injury sustained with Canada at the Gold Cup that summer. After missing the first two games of the season, he made his return on 21 August 2011 in a 3-0 away victory against ADO Den Haag. Weeks later he sustained yet another knee injury during a 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification against Saint Lucia forcing him to have his third knee operation in 18 months. Despite this, he started the KNVB Cup final for PSV against Heracles Almelo, which PSV won. During his 2011-12 season, he made 22 appearances for the club, providing 2 assists in all the competitions as PSV won the KNVB Cup that season.
  • On 26 August 2012, he scored his first goal of the new season in a 3-1 away victory over FC Groningen. During his 2012-13 season, he made 44 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 7 assists in all the competitions as PSV won the Johan Cruyff Shield that season. 

Besiktas

  • On 31 July 2013, he joined Besiktas in the Super Lig on a two-year deal on a free transfer. He made his debut for the club on 18 August 2013 in a 2-0 win against Trabzonspor. On 23 March 2014, he scored his first goal for the club in a 3-0 win against Akhisar Belediye. In his first season, he made 33 appearances for the club, scoring once and providing 4 assists in all the competitions. 
  • During his 2014-15 season, he made 43 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 3 assists in all the competitions.
  • During the summer of 2015, he signed a two-year extension with Besiktas. During his 2015-16 season, he made 43 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 2 assists in all the competitions as Besiktas won the Super Lig that season. 
  • During his 2016-17 season, he made 41 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 4 assists in all the competitions as Besiktas won the Super Lig that season.
  • During his 2017-18 season, he made 34 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 2 assists in all the competitions. 
  • In August 2018, he signed a one-year new contract with the club, which had a clause to extend the contract a further season if certain performance criteria are met. During his 2018-19 season, he made 27 appearances for the club, scoring 4 goals and providing 2 assists in all the competitions. 
  • During his 2019-20 season, he made 32 appearances for the club, scoring 6 goals and providing 6 assists in all the competitions. 
  • On 15 August 2020, he signed another extension with Besiktas that will keep him with the club through the end of the 2020-21 season. During his 2020-21 season, he made 40 appearances for the club, scoring 4 goals and providing 11 assists in all the competitions as Besiktas won the Super Lig and Turkish Cup that season. 
  • On 6 July 2021, he signed another 1-year extension with Besiktas. During his 2021-22 season, he made 33 appearances for the club, scoring 3 goals and providing 3 assists in all the competitions as Besiktas won the Turkish Super Cup that season. 


International Career

  • He has represented Canada at various age levels. 
  • He has represented Canada at U20, U23, and the senior level. 
  • He played at the 2001 and 2003 FIFA World Youth Championships.
  • He made his senior international team debut for Canada on 18 January 2003 in a 4-0 friendly win against the USA. 
  • He has represented Canada in 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, and 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cups. 
  • On 9 October 2004, he scored his first international goal for Canada in a 1-1 draw against Honduras in the World Cup qualification. 
  • In 2012 as part of the Canadian Soccer Association's centennial celebration, he was named to the all-time Canada XI men's team. 
  • Since his debut, he has obtained 97 caps and scored 9 goals for Canada.
  • He has been named Canadian Footballer of the Year on six occasions (in 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017).

Who is Atiba Hutchinson's Wife?

Looking at his personal life, Atiba Hutchinson is a married man. He got married to a French-Iranian woman named Sarah Hutchinson, whom he met while playing in Denmark. Together the couple is blessed with three sons named Noah (born 2015), Nava (born 2016), and Ayo Siyah (2017), all of whom were born in İstanbul. He had shared a couple of pictures with his wife and children on his social media accounts. At present, he is living his life happily together with his wife and children. 

Atiba Hutchinson Net Worth and Salary 2022

Atiba Hutchinson is a very successful footballer and his major source of earnings is from his football career. He is a Canadian professional football player who currently plays and captains both Super Lig club Besiktas. In January 2004, he signed with Helsingborgs IF for an estimated £1.32 million. In January 2006, he moved to Danish club F.C. Copenhagen for a transfer of €1.50 million. As of 2022, the net worth of Atiba Hutchinson is believed to be around $1 million-$5 million where he received £1.2 million as a yearly salary from his current club. Besides this, his income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. As of now, he is satisfied with his earnings. In addition, his market value is around €275 Th. 

Atiba Hutchinson Height and Weight

Atiba Hutchinson stands at the height of 1.87m i.e. 6 feet and 2 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 73kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is dark brown and his hair color is black. His other body measurement such as chest size, biceps size, and waist size is still got to get revealed yet. Overall, he has got a healthy body with a charming personality. In addition, his sexual orientation is straight.  

Atiba Hutchinson’s Transfer History

  • He played for the youth team of Brampton Braves and Arnott Charlton.
  • He began his professional career in the 2002 summer season, playing briefly with the York Region Shooters of the Canadian Professional Football League.
  • In July 2002, he signed for Toronto Lynx of the A-League. 
  • In January 2003 he signed with Asters IF, newly promoted to the Swedish Allsvenskan.
  • In January 2004, he signed with Helsingborgs IF for an estimated £1.32 million. 
  • In January 2006, he moved to Danish club F.C. Copenhagen for the transfer of €1.50 million. 
  • In April 2010, he signed a three-year contract with PSV Eindhoven joining them on a free transfer.
  • In July 2013, he joined Besiktas in the Super Lig on a two-year deal on a free transfer.

Awards and Achievements

Honors

  • Won the 2005-06 Royal League with Copenhagen.
  • Won the 2005-06, 2006-07, 2008-09, 2009-10 Danish Superliga with Copenhagen.
  • Won the 2008-09 Danish Cup with Copenhagen.
  • Won the 2011-12 KNVB Cup with PSV.
  • Won the 2012 Johan Cruyff Shield with PSV.
  • Won the 2015-16, 2016-17, 2020-21 Super Lig with Besiktas.
  • Won the 2020-21 Turkish Cup with Besiktas.
  • Won the 2021 Turkish Super Cup with Besiktas.

Awards

  • Won the 2009-10 Danish Superliga Player of the Year.
  • Won the 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Canadian Player of the Year.
  • CONCACAF Best XI: 2016
  • FC Copenhagen All Time Best XI - 100th Anniversary fan vote
  • Canadian Soccer Association: All-Time Canada XI

Trivias About Atiba Hutchinson You Need To Know.

  • He began his professional career in 2002.
  • He is the first Canadian to win the Danish Super Liga Player of the Year in the Danish League.
  • He has been named Canadian Footballer of the Year on six occasions (in 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017).
  • In April 2022, he joined the ownership group of League1 Ontario club Simcoe County Rovers FC.