Callum Lang - Bio, Net Worth, Contract, Salary, Dating, Girlfriend, Age, Nationality, Family, Parents, Height, Facts, Career, Position, Transfer News
Callum Lang is a British professional footballer who plays as a forward for League One side Wigan Athletic. He has also played fr Morecambe, Oldham Athletic, Shrewsbury Town, as well as Motherwell as well. He joined Wigan Athletic in 2013, after progressing through the Liverpool youth ranks. He made his professional debut and played his first game for Wigan Athletic on 8 August 2017 in an EFL Cup first-round tie against Blackpool, which ended as a 2–1 home victory for Latics. Lang came on in the 65th minute for Christopher Merrie. His shirt number or jersey number of 19 for his current team, Wigan Athletic.
What is Callum Lang Famous For?
- Being a professional English footballer.
- Being a forward for Wigan Athletic.
Where is Callum Lang From? Know About His Age, Parents, and Family
Callum Lang was born on 8th September 1998 with the birth name of Callum Joseph Lang. He is from Liverpool, England. He holds British nationality and he belongs to British-White ethnicity. He celebrated his 23rd birthday as of 2021. His Zodiac sign falls under Virgo and he is Christianity by religion. Lang has not stated anything about his parents' detail, siblings' details, and educational qualifications to the media.
Callum Lang Career Timeline
- Callum Lang started his career joining the English professional association football club, Wigan Athletic in the year 2013after progressing from the Liverpool youth ranks.
- On 7th May 2017, he was involved in a senior matchday squad of the team against Leeds United but he was an unused substitute.
- It was on 8th August 2017, he made his professional debut match in an EFL Cup first-round tie against Blackpool, which ended as a 2–1 home victory for Latics.
- He then signed for EFL League Two side Morecambe on a season-long loan on 31st August 2017.
- His first goal was on 9th December in a 2-0 home win over Coventry City.
- During the month of December 2017, he scored five goals in five games including two in a 4–3 win away to Yeovil Town.
- He then ended his 2017 season with 10 league goals in 30 league games for Morecambe.
- On 14th August 2018, he signed a new two-year deal with Wigan and joined League Two side Oldham Athletic on loan until January 2019 extending until the end of the season.
- Lang scored the winning goal in the FA Cup Third Round tie against Premier League club Fulham at Craven Cottage on 6th January 2019.
- For the team Oldham, he made 50 appearances and scored 16 goals, as they finished 14th in League Two in their first season back in the fourth tier since the 1970-1971 season.
- After that, he signed a new 3-year contract with Wigan on 1st August 2019. Then, he went to play for Latics.
- He made his league debut for Wigan on 24th August in front of 11,921 fans in their Championship away game at QPR.
- He joined EFL League One side Shrewsbury Town on a season-long loan on 2nd September.
- Against Southend United, he scored his first goal in his second appearance, scoring the winner in a 4–3 home victory.
- He faced injury in October 2019 after he fractured his metatarsal in the 1-0 win at Tranmere Rovers and was ruled out for three months, before returning in January.
- By the time the COVID-19 Pandemic curtailed the season in March, he had scored 3 goals in 20 games for Shrewsbury.
- After returning to Wigan on 29th July 2020 having not played since 7 March 2020 due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, he was sent out on loan following Wigan entering administration and suffering relegation from the EFL Championship in the 2019/20 season, signing for the Scottish Premiership team Motherwell on a one-year loan.
- For the team, he made his debut on 3 August 2020, as a substitute away to Ross County where the team, Motherwell lost 1-0.
- Next, he went on to make 17 league appearances for Motherwell, scoring 3 league goals.
- In addition, he played in a European competition for the first time, playing 3 times in the Europa League and scoring twice (in a 5-1 home win over Glentoran F.C., and in a 2-2 away draw with Coleraine F.C.).
- He made his final match for Motherwell in a 2-0 home defeat to Kilmarnock. After that, he was recalled by Wigan from his season-long loan early on 6th January 2021.
- He scored his very first goal for Wigan against Rochdale on 16th January 2021 in a 3-3 draw after his comeback from the loan.
- After that, he went on to play 23 times in the second half of Wigan's successful battle to avoid relegation from League One in the 2020/21 season, scoring 9 goals.
- Then, he signed a new long-term contract until the summer of 2025 in September 2021 and fully established himself as a Wigan Athletic first-team regular in the 2021/22 season in his right forward position.
- Lang scored 4 goals in 16 games as Wigan reached 2nd place in the 2021–22 EFL League One table going into November 2021.
Callum Lang Transfer News
- Motherwell on 29/07/2020 on Loan
- Wigan Athletic on 31/05/2020 at end of the loan
- Shrewsbury Town on 02/09/2019 on Loan
- Wigan Athletic on 31/05/2019 at end of the loan
- Oldham Athletic on 14/08/2018 on Loan
- Wigan Athletic on 31/05/2018 at end of the loan
- Morecambe on 31/08/2017 on Loan
- Wigan Athletic on 01/07/2017 From Wigan U18
Callum Lang Girlfriend: Who Is He Dating?
Callum Lang is an unmarried man but he is currently in a relationship. He is dating his beautiful girlfriend, Poppy Yip. Callum Lang's stunning girlfriend had divided loyalties for the FA Cup clash with Liverpool as a big Reds fan and admitted beforehand "she wouldn't mind a draw". Poppy Yip is from a big family of Liverpool fans while Lang, on loan at Shrewsbury from Wigan is an Everton supporter which is a cause of friction in the household. Poppy, who studied at Manchester University for a career in marketing, is a keen Instagram user with plenty of hot pics from her day-to-day lifestyle. He told the Shropshire Star: "Even though you are an Everton fan it would have been a massive opportunity if you get the chance to play for Liverpool". "I would be getting a bit of stick off some of my mates but the other half would love me. They are doing well, they are a big club and if they ask you to play for them as a kid you can’t say no really." Today, the duo is enjoying their present life happily without any disturbances. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay.
How much is Callum Lang Net Worth and Salary?
Callum Lang is a professional footballer whose net worth is estimated to have between in the range of $1 Million - $5 Million as of 2021. His main source of wealth comes from his football career and he is satisfied with his earnings. His salary is assumed to be around $100K-$1 Million at present. He is living a modest lifestyle at present. His market value is €100 Thousand as of 2019.
How tall is Callum Lang?
Callum Lang is a 23-year-old handsome footballer with a charming smile and a glowing face. Lang has a tall height of 180 cm or 5 ft 11 in and his balanced bodyweight consists of 70 Kg. His body type is athletic. His other body measurements such as chest size, waist size, and biceps size are still to get disclosed yet. Overall, he has got a healthy body and he maintains his body a lot by doing frequent exercise.
Trivias About Callum Lang You Need To Know.
- Callum Lang is a life-long supporter of Everton.
- His birth name is Callum Joseph Lang.
- His playing position is forward.
- He joined Wigan Athletic in 2013, after progressing through the Liverpool youth ranks.