Danny Ings Biography

Danny Ings

Quick Facts About Danny Ings

Celebrated Name Danny Ings
Age 28 Years
Nick Name Danny
Birth Name Daniel William John Ings
Birth Date 1992-07-23
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality British
Birth Nation England
Place Of Birth Winchester, England
Horoscope Capricorn
Ethnicity British
Race White
School Netley Abbey Primary School
College / University Hamble Community Sports College
Career Start 2008
Awards 2014 Championship Player of the Year, 2019-20 Southampton Fans’ Player of the Season.
Father Mr. Shayne Ings
Mother Mrs. Shayne Ings
Marital Status Dating
Girlfriend Georgia Gibbs
Height 5 ft. 10 inches
Weight 73kg
Body Type Athletic
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Light Brown
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football career
Net Worth $22 Million
Current Team Southampton
Position Forward
Jersey Number 9
Coach Ralph Hasenhuttl
Links Facebook Twitter Instagram

Daniel William John Ings professionally known as Danny Ings is an English professional football player who plays for Premier League club Southampton and the England national team as a forward. He started playing football with the local team Netley Central Sports. And began his career in the youth team of Southampton but was released as a schoolboy. In May 2008, he signed a two-year apprentice contract with AFC Bournemouth. On 29 October 2009, he made his professional debut for Bournemouth. In September 2010, he was sent on an initial one-month loan to Conference South club Dorchester Town and made his debut on 11 September 2010 against Ebbsfleet United. On 6 October 2010, his loan was extended for a further month. On 23 November, his spell at Dorchester was cut short as he was recalled from his loan by Bournemouth due to an injury crisis at the club. On 15 August 2011, Burnley signed him for an undisclosed fee believed to be in the region of £1 million, on a four-year contract. On 14 February 2012, he made his debut for the team. On 8 June 2015, he signed a contract with Liverpool. On 29 August 2015, he made his competitive against West Ham at Anfield. On 9 August 2018, he joined Premier League club Southampton on an initial loan until the end of the season, which would become permanent on 1 July 2019 after Southampton decided to take the option to buy him based on a clause in the loan deal. 

On the international level, he has represented England at various age levels. On 3 October 2013, he received his first international call-up to the England U21 national team and made his debut against San Marino. From 2013-2015, he earned 13 caps and scored four goals for England U21 national team. On 1 October 2015, he received his first senior international call-up to the England national team. On 12 October 2015, he made his debut against Vilnius. On 8 October 2020, he scored his first international goal in a friendly against Wales.

What is Danny Ings Famous For?

  • 2014 Championship Player of the Year.
  • 2019-20 Southampton Fans’ Player of the Season.

Danny Ings parents

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Where is Danny Ings From?

Danny Ings was born on 23 July 1992. His birth name is Daniel William John Ings. His birthplace is Winchester, England. He was born to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Shayne Ings. His father Shayne Ings initially played as a winger and then as a full-back for Hampshire-based Netley Central Sports. His father works as a self-employed bricklayer. He holds British nationality. He belongs to the white ethnicity. His horoscope sign is Leo.

Danny Ings Football Career Timeline

  • He started playing football with the local team Netley Central Sports.
  • He began his football career in the youth team of Southampton but was released as a schoolboy in 2008.
  • In May 2008, he signed a two-year apprentice contract with AFC Bournemouth.
  • On 29 October 2009, he made his professional debut for Bournemouth against Northampton Town in the Football League Trophy, replacing Jason Tindall in the second half as a substitute.
  • In September 2010, he was sent on an initial one-month loan to Conference South club Dorchester Town and made his debut on 11 September 2010, scoring the equalizer in a 2-1 home defeat against Ebbsfleet United.
  • On 6 October 2010, his loan was extended for a further month. And on 23 November, his spell at Dorchester was cut short as he was recalled from his loan by Bournemouth due to an injury crisis at the club.

Danny Ings Burnley

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  • On 30 November 2010, he signed a new contract extension which lasted until 2012 and made his league debut and first starts for Bournemouth on 28 December 2010, in a 2-0 away defeat to Milton Keynes Dons in League One, where he was substituted off in the first half for Steve Fletcher.
  • In the summer of 2011, he was linked with reported moves away from Bournemouth with Celtic, Liverpool, and Newcastle United.
  • On 15 August 2011, Burnley signed him for an undisclosed fee believed to be in the region of £1 million, on a four-year contract. 
  • On 14 February 2012, he made his debut in a win over Barnsley, where he came on as a late substitute for Charlie Austin.
  • On 31 March 2012, he scored his first goal for Burnley in a win against Portsmouth.
  • In March 2014, he won Championship Player of the Year at the Football League Awards. 
  • In the 2013-14 Championship season, he ended the season with 22 goals as Burnley finished second and gained promotion to the Premier League.
  • On 19 August 2014, he made his Premier League debut in a loss against Chelsea at Turf Moor.
  • On 26 October 2014, he scored his first Premier League goal came in a defeat against Everton.
  • In the 2014-15 Premier League season, he ends the season with 11 goals from 35 league appearances.

Danny Ings Liverpool

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  • On 8 June 2015, he signed a contract with Liverpool, where Liverpool would pay Burnley a record fee for a tribunal hearing: £6.5 million upfront, with an extra £1.5 million in player performance-related bonuses. And Burnley later gained an additional £3.6m due to a clause which saw them get 20% of the £18m Liverpool received from selling Ings to Southampton.
  • On 29 August 2015, he made his competitive in a defect against West Ham at Anfield.
  • On 17 September 2014. He made his European debut for the club in the UEFA Europa League group stage match against Bordeaux, as a substitute for Divock Origi in a 1-1 draw. 
  • Three days later, he scored his first goal for Liverpool in a draw against Norwich City.
  • On 15 October 2015, in his first training session under new manager Jurgen Klopp, he suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury in his left knee and was ruled out for the remainder of the season. However, he returned sooner than anticipated.
  • On 25 October 2016, he sustained damage to his right knee in a League Cup match against Tottenham Hotspur that would require another spell on the sidelines of up to 9 months.
  • On 9 November 2016, he successfully underwent surgery to repair the damage to his knee and began rehabilitation at Melwood.
  • On 19 September 2017, he made his first appearance in 11 months since the injury when he came on as a second-half substitute in the 2-0 defeat to Leicester City in the EFL Cup.

Danny Ings Southampton

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  • On 21 April 2018, he scored his first goal after his return from injury in a draw with West Brom which was his first goal since 2015 and also his first goal under Jurgen Klopp.
  • After struggling for playing time in the 2017–18 season due to the form of attackers Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah, and Sadio Mane, he requested a move away from Liverpool in the summer of 2018. 
  • On 9 August 2018, he joined Premier League club Southampton on an initial loan until the end of the season, which would become permanent on 1 July 2019 after Southampton decided to take the option to buy him based on a clause in the loan deal. 
  • On 12 August, he made his debut as a second-half substitute in a goalless draw with former club Burnley.
  • On 16 July 2020, he scored his 20th league goal of the 2019-20 season and became the third player in Southampton history to reach the 20 goal mark in the Premier League following Matt Le Tissier and James Beattie,
  • In the 2019-20 season, he finished joint-second in the Premier League Golden Boot race with Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, one goal behind Jaime Vardy of Leicester City. 
  • On 4 January 2021, he scored his 50th Premier League goal in a 1-0 win over his former club Liverpool. 

Danny Ings England

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Danny Ings International Career

  • He has represented England at various age levels.
  • On 3 October 2013, he received his first international call-up to the England U21 national team and made his debut in a win against San Marino. 
  • From 2013-2015, he earned 13 caps and scored four goals for England U21 national team. 
  • On 1 October 2015, he received his first senior international call-up to the England national team, for the final UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying matches against Estonia and Lithuania. 
  • On 12 October 2015, he made his debut in a win against Vilnius, by replacing Harry Kane after 59 minutes.
  • On 8 October 2020, he scored his first international goal, with an overhead kick in a friendly win against Wales at Wembley Stadium.

Danny Ings girlfriend

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Danny Ings Wife

Talking about his personal life, Danny Ings is an unmarried man. He is in a romantic relationship with Georgia Gibbs who is an Australian model, who raised into fame once competing in Australia’s Next Top Model. The couple has shared regarding their relationship through his Instagram account. We will assume that the couple has a sweet love life.

Danny Ings dating

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Danny Ings Height

Danny Ings stands at a height of 1.78m i.e. 5 feet and 10 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 73kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is black and his hair color is light brown. His sexual orientation is straight.

Danny Ings Salary and Net Worth

Danny Ings earns from his professional career as a football player. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. He has several club records. As of 2021, he has a net worth of $22 million and his salary is not revealed yet. Any updates in his income will be updated here. 

Did You Know?

  • He dreamed of playing for local club Southampton but was rejected for being too small.
  • He won the 2014 Championship Player of the Year.
  • He won the 2019-20 Southampton Fans’ Player of the Season.
  • He wears shirt number 9 for Southampton.