Callum McGregor Biography

Callum McGregor

Quick Facts About Callum McGregor

Celebrated Name Callum McGregor
Age 28 Years
Nick Name McGregor
Birth Name Callum William McGregor
Birth Date 1993-07-14
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Scottish
Birth Nation Scotland
Place Of Birth Glasgow, Scotland
Horoscope Gemini
Ethnicity White
Career Start 2001
High School Loched Community High School
Marital Status Single
Height 5 ft. 10 inches
Weight 67kg
Body Type Alethic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football Career
Salary £1 Million
Current Club Celtic
Position Midfielder
Jersey Number 42

Callum William McGregor is a Scottish professional football player who plays for Scottish Premiership club Celtic and the Scotland national team as a midfielder. He started playing football for the youth team of Celtic in 2001 and began his career at the club. In August 2013, he joined English League One club Notts County club on a five-month loan and scored on his debut on 7 August 2013 in the First Round of the League Cup. He made his first-team debut for Celtic on 15 July 2014 in a Champions League qualifier. He has spent his entire professional career at Celtic, making over 200 appearances and scoring over 30 goals for the club. With Celtic, he won six Scottish Premiership, four Scottish Cups, and the Scottish League Cup.

On the international level, he has represented Scotland at various age levels. He has represented Scotland at U15, U16, U17, U19, U20, U21, and the senior level. He made his international debut for Scotland on 9 November 2017.  In late 2020 he scored in penalty shootouts against both Israel and Serbia as Scotland won the 2018-19 UEFA Nations League C playoffs and qualified for the UEFA Euro 2020 finals tournament (delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe) which was their first such achievement in 22 years. In June 2021, he was included in Scotland’s squad for UEFA Euro 2020.

What is Callum McGregor Famous For?

  • Being a professional football player.

Honors

  • Won the 2009-10, 2010-11 SPL U19 League with Celtic Youth.
  • Won 2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13 Scottish Youth Cup with Celtic Youth.
  • Won the 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20 Scottish Premiership with Celtic.
  • Won the 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20 Scottish Cup with Celtic.
  • Won 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20 Scottish League Cup with Celtic.

Where is Callum McGregor From?

Callum William McGregor was born on 14 June 1993. His birthplace is Glasgow, Scotland. Detail about his parents has been kept secret and not been disclosed yet. He attended Loched Community High School in Easterhouse. He holds Scottish nationality. He belongs to the white ethnicity. His horoscope sign is Gemini.

Callum McGregor Scottish Cup

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Callum McGregor Club Career

  • He started playing football for the youth team of Celtic in 2001 and began his career at the club.
  • He was part of the Celtic Youth team that won the 2009-10, 2010-11 SPL U19 League with the club and appeared in four successive Scottish Youth Cup finals between 2010 and 2013, with the club won all of them.
  • In August 2013, he joined English League One club Notts County club on a five-month loan and scored on his debut on 7 August 2013 in a 3-2 win over Fleetwood Town at Meadow Lane in the First Round of the League Cup. During his loan spell at Notts County, he made 41 appearances for the club, scoring 14 goals and providing 1 assist in all the competitions.
  • He then returned back to Celtic from loan and scored on his first-team debut for Celtic on 15 July 2014 in a 1-0 win against KR Reykjavik in a Champions League qualifier. He made his Scottish Premiership debut for the club on 13 August 2014 in a 3-0 victory against St Johnstone. On 29 August 2014, he signed a new five-year contract with Celtic. During his 2014-15 season, he made 30 appearances for the club, scoring 5 goals and providing 3 assists in all the competitions as Celtic won the Scottish Premiership that season.
  • During his 2015-16 season, he made 34 appearances for the club, scoring 6 goals and providing 8 assists in all the competitions as Celtic again won the Scottish Premiership that season.

Callum McGregor Notts County

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  • On 19 March 2017, he made his 100th appearances for the club in a 2-1 win against Dundee. During his 2016-17 season, he made 46 appearances for the club, scoring 7 goals and providing 11 assists in all the competitions as Celtic won the domestic treble that season.
  • On 31 October 2017, he scored his first goal in the group stages of the Champions League in a 2-1 loss against Bayern Munich. During his 2017-18 season, he made 56 appearances for the club, scoring 12 goals and providing 8 assists in all the competitions as Celtic won a second consecutive domestic treble which was the first time this had been done in Scottish football history. 
  • On 20 October 2018, he made his 200th appearances for the club in a 4-2 win against Hibernian at Easter Road. In December 2018, he signed a new contract with Celtic until the end of the 2022-23 season. During his 2018-19 season, he made 59 appearances for the club, scoring 6 goals and providing 16 assists in all the competitions as Celtic won a third consecutive domestic treble that season.
  • During his 2019-20 season, he made 52 appearances for the club, scoring 13 goals and providing 10 assists in all the competitions as Celtic won a fourth consecutive domestic treble that season.
  • In the 2020-21 season, the club lost control of all three trophies and did not win any of them. During his 2020-21 season, he made 49 appearances for the club, scoring 4 goals and providing 7 assists in all the competitions as Celtic finished in 2nd place in the Scottish Premiership that season.

Callum McGregor awards

Source: @dailyrecord

Callum McGregor International Career

  • He has represented Scotland at various age levels. 
  • He has represented Scotland at U15, U16, U17, U19, U20, U21, and the senior level.
  • In October 2013, he made his debut for Scotland U21 where he made 5 appearances and scored one goal for the team.
  • In August 2014, he was added to the full Scotland squad for the first time, soon after he broke into the Celtic first team.
  • In October 2017, he was once again included in the full squad for two 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Slovakia and Slovenia but remained on the bench during both games. 
  • He made his international debut for Scotland on 9 November 2017 in a 1-0 friendly loss against the Netherlands. 
  • In late 2020 he scored in penalty shootouts against both Israel and Serbia as Scotland won the 2018-19 UEFA Nations League C playoffs and qualified for the UEFA Euro 2020 finals tournament (delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe) which was their first such achievement in 22 years. 
  • In June 2021, he was included in Scotland’s squad for UEFA Euro 2020.
  • On 22 June 2021, he scored his first international goal for Scotland in a 3-1 loss against Croatia in the UEFA Euro 2020.

Callum McGregor Scotland

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Callum McGregor Girlfriend

Looking at his personal life, he is an unmarried guy. The footballer is focusing on his professional career. He might be dating a beautiful girl at present or might be single. Any updates on his love life will be updated here.

Callum McGregor Height and Weight

Callum McGregor stands at a height of 1.78m i.e. 5 feet and 10 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 67kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is blue and his hair color is brown. His sexual orientation is straight.

Callum McGregor Net Worth and Salary

Callum McGregor earns from his professional career as a football player. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. As of 2021, his salary is £1 million where his net worth is not revealed yet. His market value is around €7 million. Any updates on his net worth will be updated here soon.

Did You Know?

  • He started playing football at the age of 8.
  • He wears shirt number 42 for Celtic.
  • He was part of the Celtic Youth team that won the 2009-10, 2010-11 SPL U19 League with the club and appeared in four successive Scottish Youth Cup finals between 2010 and 2013, with the club won all of them.
  • He has spent his entire professional career at Celtic, making over 200 appearances and scoring over 30 goals for the club.