Joe Hart - Bio, Net Worth, Salary, Married, Wife, Parents, Family, Nationality, Age, Height, Wiki, Facts, Awards, Transfer News, Team, Career, Kids
Charles Joseph John Hart professional known as Joe Hart is an English professional football player who plays for Scottish Premiership club Celtic as a goalkeeper. He started playing football for the youth team of Shrewsbury Town and began his career at the club. He has previously played for Manchester City, Tranmere Rovers (loan), Blackpool (loan), Birmingham City (loan), Torino (loan), West Ham United (loan), Burnley, and Tottenham Hotspur. He has spent his entire professional career at Manchester City, making over 300 appearances for the club. With Manchester City, he won two Premier League, Football League Cup, and one FA Cup. With over 100 Premier League clean sheets, he holds the joint record for the most Premier League Golden Glove awards (four). Currently, in the 2021-22 summer transfer window he signed for Scottish club Celtic on a three-year contract.
On the international level, he has represented England at various age levels. He has represented England at U19, U21, and the senior level. He made his international team debut for England on 1 June 2008. He was then recognized as England's first-choice goalkeeper from 2010 to 2017. Since his debut, he has gained 75 caps and was selected in England's squads for two FIFA World Cups and as many UEFA European Championships.
What is Joe Hart Famous For?
- Being a professional football player.
- Holds the joint record for the most Premier League Golden Glove awards (four).
- Won the 2011-12, 2013-14 Premier League with Manchester City.
- Won the 2010-11 FA Cup with Manchester City.
- Won the 2013-14, 2015-16 Football League Cup with Manchester City.
- Won the 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13, 2014-15 Premier League Golden Glove.
- Won the 2009-10 Birmingham City Player of the Year.
- Won the 2010-11 Manchester City Performance of the Season.
Where is Joe Hart From?
Joe Hart was born on 19 April 1987. His birth name is Charles Joseph John Hart. His birthplace is Shrewsbury, England. He was born to his father, Charles Hart, and his mother, Louise Hart where he grew up with his sister, Chloe Hart. He attended Oxon Primary School in Shrewsbury. However, he then moved to Meole Brace School in the same city, where he was head boy in his final year. He holds British nationality. He belongs to the white ethnicity. His religion is Christianity. His horoscope sign is Aries.
Joe Hart Club Career
- He started playing football for the youth team of Shrewsbury Town and began his career at the club. He made his senior debut on 20 April 2004, a day after his 17th birthday in the match against Gravesend & Northfleet.
- He did not play again until April of the following year, as Scott Howie dominated goalkeeping duties. With Shrewsbury back in the Football League (the newly renamed League Two) and struggling, he played six matches, conceding four goals.
- From the beginning of the 2005-06 season, he made the step up into the first team and became the club's first-choice goalkeeper where he played a full 46-match league season, conceding 55 goals. Although he conceded 55 goals in the entire league, he won applause for his personal performances and was chosen as the League Two best goalkeeper of 2005-06 by his fellow professionals, earning him a place in the League Two PFA Team of the Year.
- On 1 July 2006, at the age of 19, he joined Manchester City with a transfer fee of £100,000. He made his debut for the club on 14 October 2006 in the Premier League match against Sheffield United where he kept a clean sheet in the match, which finished goalless.
- On 1 January 2007, he was loaned to League One club Tranmere Rovers where he made six appearances and conceded eight goals during his loan spell at the club.
- In April 2007, he joined Blackpool on loan as cover for the injured trio of Rhys Evans, Paul Rachubka, and Lewis Edge. On 9 April 2007, he made his debut for the club and kept a clean sheet in a 2-0 win for Blackpool away to Huddersfield Town. Blackpool won all five matches in which he appeared, including a 6-3 win away to Swansea City in his final appearance. During his loan spell at Blackpool, he made 5 appearances and conceded 6 goals in all the competitions.
- In July 2007, Sven-Goran Eriksson joined Manchester City as its new manager, bringing in a new opportunity for him by naming him the first-choice goalkeeper for the 2007-08 season. While it was an amazing gamble on Eriksson’s part, he did not disappoint him, proving that he was one of the best footballers in England.
- After Isaksson's departure to PSV Eindhoven, he took the vacant number 1 jersey when the official squad numbers for the 2008-09 season were announced.
- In January 2009, when Shay Given joined Manchester City, he lost his position as the first-choice goalkeeper to him and did not appear in any more matches for Manchester City. In June that year, he was sent on loan to Birmingham City for the 2009-10 Premier League season. He made his debut in Birmingham's opening match of the season in a 1-0 defeat away to Manchester United. During his loan spell at Birmingham City, he made 42 appearances for the club, keeping 12 clean sheets in all the competitions. That season, he was voted Birmingham City's Player of the Year and nominated for the 2010 PFA Young Player of the Year award alongside Wayne Rooney, Cesc Fabregas, and James Milner. Though Milner won that award, Hart earned a place in the PFA Team of the Year.
- After a successful spell at Birmingham, he regains his position as the first-choice goalkeeper at Manchester City. During his 2010-11 season, after once again being declared the first-choice goalkeeper for Manchester City, he opened the season with a match against Tottenham Hotspur where he saved numerous challenging shots in that match. That season, he played 38 matches in the season, out of which he kept clean sheets in 18, which helped his club a place in the Champions League for the first time and won the FA Cup and also earned himself the Premier League Golden Glove awards. He also received the City's Performance of the Season award for the match against Tottenham Hotspur in August 2010.
- On 8 August 2011, he signed a new contract until 2016. During his 2011-12 season, he made 51 appearances for the club, keeping 20 clean sheets in all the competitions as he helped Manchester City to win their first Premier League title, and first top-flight title for 44 years, which they clinched on the final day of the season by beating Queens Park Rangers by 3-2. He again won the Golden Glove award for the second year and earned a place in the PFA Team of the Year.
- During his 2012-13 season, he made 45 appearances for the club, keeping 18 clean sheets in all the competitions as he still won the Golden Glove award for keeping the clean sheets despite rivals Manchester United regaining their title as revenge for the previous season's last-day title win on goal difference.
- His form continued to dip during the 2013-14 season, and he was temporarily replaced by Costel Pantilimon for a home match against Norwich City. However, he was soon recalled to the team, eventually winning the Primer League title for his club for the second time. That season, he also helped City to win the Football League Cup.
- On 21 March 2015, he reached 100 Premier League clean sheets in a 3-0 win against West Bromwich Albion. He ended the 2014-15 season by keeping a clean sheet against Southampton in his 300th appearance for Manchester City to win the Premier League Golden Glove award for the fourth time.
- During his 2015-16 season, he made 47 appearances for the club, keeping 18 clean sheets in all the competitions as Manchester City won the Football League Cup that season.
- On 13 August 2016, he was dropped by new manager Pep Guardiola for the first match of the 2016-17 Premier League season. He made his first start of the 2016-17 season in a Champions League qualifying match against Steaua Bucharest as the captain of Manchester City. Later in the same year, he decided to pursue a season-long loan with Torino, thus becoming the first English goalkeeper to be signed by a Serie A club since the league's inception in 1929. Debuting on 11 September 2016, he played in the remaining 36 league matches in the 2016-17 season for Torino. Torino finished at ninth position out of 20 clubs in Serie A, conceding 66 goals in 38 matches. Torino did not sign him permanently after his loan spell ended.
- On 18 July 2017, Hart signed for Premier League club West Ham United on a season-long loan, having been permitted to find another club by City. He made his debut for West Ham on 13 August 2017 in a 4-0 defeat away to Manchester United and conceded 10 goals in his first three appearances, although West Ham captain Mark Noble defended his goalkeeper's performances. On 22 April 2018, he played his last game for West Ham as they were beaten 4-1 by Arsenal. During his loan spell at West Ham United, he made 37 appearances for the club, keeping 5 clean sheets in all the competitions.
- On 7 August 2018, he joined Burnley on an initial two-year contract for an undisclosed fee, believed to be in the region of £3.5m. He was signed due to injuries to regular keepers Tom Heaton and Nick Pope. He made his Burnley debut on 9 August 2018 in the first leg of the third qualifying round of the Europa League against Istanbul Basaksehir, keeping a clean sheet in a 0-0 draw. After playing in Burnley's first 19 league games of the season, he was dropped for a recovered Tom Heaton after a 5-1 defeat to Everton on Boxing Day. He made 21 appearances for the club in his first season, keeping 6 clean sheets in all the competitions.
- After making only three appearances during his 2019-20 season, all of which came in cup competitions, Burnley opted not to extend his contract beyond the end of June 2020 and he left the club.
- After leaving Burnley, he joined Tottenham Hotspur on a free transfer. He signed a two-year deal with the club. He made his debut for Tottenham on 24 September 2020 in a 3-1 away win against Shkendija in the Europa League. During his 2020-21, he made 10 appearances for the club, keeping 5 clean sheets in all the competitions.
- On 3 August 2021, he signed for Scottish club Celtic on a three-year contract.
Joe Hart International Career
- He has represented England at various age levels.
- He has represented England at U19, U21, and the senior level.
- He made his first international appearance in September 2005 in an England U19 friendly match against Belgium at Darlington.
- He was part of England’s U21 squad that which finished as a runner-up at the 2007 UEFA European U21 Championship.
- He made his international team debut for England on 1 June 2008 in a 3-0 friendly win against Trinidad.
- He was then recognized as England's first-choice goalkeeper from 2010 to 2017.
- He was part of England’s squad that played at the 2010 FIFA World Cup but didn’t make any appearance for the team.
- He was also part of England’s squad that played at the 2012 Euro, 2014 FIFA World Cup, and Euro 2016.
- Since his debut, he has amassed 75 international caps for his country.
Joe Hart Wife
Looking at his personal life, Joe Hart is a married guy. He got married to his long-time girlfriend, Kimberly Crewat in Florence, Italy, in 2015. The couple is blessed with a son, Harlow Hart born in August 2014 before their marriage. He has an intimate relationship with his love and son where they are living their life happily together.
Joe Hart Height and Weight
Joe Hart stands at a height of 1.96m i.e. 6 feet and 5 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 89kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is green and his hair color is blonde. His sexual orientation is straight.
Joe Hart Net Worth and Salary
Joe Hart earns from his professional career as a football player. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. In July 2006, at the age of 19, he joined Manchester City with a transfer fee of £100,000. In August 2018, he joined Burnley on an initial two-year contract for an undisclosed fee, believed to be in the region of £3.5m. After leaving Burnley, he joined Tottenham Hotspur on a free transfer. In August 2021, he signed for Scottish club Celtic on a three-year contract. As of 2021, his estimated net worth is $30 million and his salary is £1.5 million. His market value is around €2 million.
Trivias About Joe Hart You Need To Know.
- He has spent his entire professional career at Manchester City, making over 300 appearances for the club. With Manchester City, he won two Premier League, Football League Cup, and one FA Cup.
- With over 100 Premier League clean sheets, he holds the joint record for the most Premier League Golden Glove awards (four).
- Since his debut, he has amassed 75 international caps for his country.
- 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13, 2014-15 Premier League Golden Glove.
- 2009-10 Birmingham City Player of the Year.
- 2010-11 Manchester City Performance of the Season.