Kieran Tierney Biography

Kieran Tierney

Quick Facts About Kieran Tierney

Celebrated Name Kieran Tierney
Age 24 Years
Nick Name Kirinho
Birth Name Kieran Tierney
Birth Date 1997-06-05
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Horoscope Gemini
Nationality Scottish
Birth Nation Isle of Man
Place Of Birth Douglas, Isle of Man
Career Start 2005
Marital Status Single
Awards 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18 PFA Scotland Young Player of the Year, SFWA Young Player of the Year and Celtic Young Player of the Year
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football career
Net Worth €19.5 Million
Salary €3.5 Million
Father Michael Tierney
Mother Gail Tierney
Sisters Natalie Tierney
Height 5 ft and 10 inches
Weight 70kg
Body Measurement 40-13-32 inches
Eye Color Light Brown
Hair Color Light Brown
Body Type Athletic
Jersey Number 3
Current Team Arsenal
Coach Mikel Arteta
Position Defender
High School St Ninian’s High School
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Kieran Tierney is a Scottish professional football player who plays for Premier League side Arsenal and the Scotland national team as a left-back or center-back. He started his football journey from the youth academy of Celtic at the age of seven and made his first-team debut in April 2015. After playing many years for Celtic, in August 2019, he joined Arsenal for a fee reported at £25 million, a record amount both for a Scottish national and for a player from the Scottish league.

On the international level, he has played for Scotland at Scotland U18 and Scotland U19 levels. He made his international debut in March 2016.

What is Kieran Tierney Famous For?

  • Arsenal signed him from Celtic for £25 million, a record fee amount both for a Scottish national and for a player from the Scottish league.
  • Won the 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19 Scottish Premiership with Celtic.
  • Won the 2016-17, 2017-18 Scottish Cup with Celtic.
  • Won 2017-18, 2018-19 Scottish League Cup with Celtic.
  • Won the 2019-20 FA Cup with Arsenal.
  • Won the 2020 FA Community Shield with Arsenal.
  • Won the 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18 PFA Scotland Young Player of the Year.
  • Won 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18 SFWA Young Player of the Year.
  • Won 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18 Celtic Young Player of the Year.

Kieran Tierney parents

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Where is Kieran Tierney From?

Kieran Tierney was born on 5 June 1997 in Douglas on the Isle of Man in Scotland. He holds Scottish nationality. He was one of the two children of Gail and Michael Tierney where he grew up with his sister Natalie Tierney. His family moved to Wishaw in Scotland when he was about ten months old. He was educated at St Brendan’s RC and Our Lady’s High School in Motherwell. He then attended St Ninian’s High School, Kirkintilloch, which has a development partnership with Celtic. He enjoyed his childhood education days because his mother, Gail Tierney was a dinner lady for his school. His horoscope sign is Gemini. He belongs to white ethnicity and his religion is Christianity.

Kieran Tierney young

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Kieran Tierney Football Career Timeline

  • In 2015, He started his football journey from the youth academy of Celtic at the age of seven.
  • He earned his reputation as a wide player after progressing through the various youth ranks in the club’s development squad, both in defense and attack.
  • In August 2014, he traveled with the first-team squad on a pre-season trip to Finland. He then made his debut in a friendly against Tottenham Hotspur there.
  • On 22 April 2015, he made his competitive senior debut for Celtic, coming on as a substitute in a Scottish Premiership against Dundee.
  • He played for Celtic from 2015-19. He played 102 games, scoring five goals for the team. He has won four Scottish Premiership (2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18, and 2018-19), two Scottish Cup (2016-17, 2017-18) and Scottish League Cup (2017-18, 2018-19) with the team.

Kieran Tierney Celtic

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  • On 8 August 2019, he signed Arsenal for a fee reported at £25 million, a record amount both for a Scottish national and for a player from the Scottish league.
  • He missed the early part of the 2019–20 season, having undergone a double hernia operation in May 2019.
  • On 24 September 2019, he made his first-team debut for Arsenal in a win against Nottingham Forest in the EFL Cup.
  • On 27 October 2019, he made his first appearance in the Premier League in a draw against Crystal Palace.
  •  In June 2020, with his impressive performances for Arsenal, he received Arsenal's Player of the Month award for June.
  • On 26 July 2020, he scored his first goal for Arsenal in a win against Watford on the final day of the 2019–20 Premier League season.
  • On 1 August 2020, Tierney was selected to start in the FA Cup Final against Chelsea, as Arsenal won their 14th FA Cup.

Kieran Tierney Arsenal

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Kieran Tierney International Career

  • He has represented Scottish national teams at various age levels.
  • He has played for Scotland at Scotland U18 and Scotland U19 levels.
  • He had also considered playing for the Ellan Vannin team that represents the Isle of Man when the ConIFA World Cup competition was being held.
  • On 10 March 2016, he received his first call-up to the senior Scotland squad for a friendly against Denmark and made his senior national team debut there.

Kieran Tierney Scotland

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  • In 2017, he was deployed at right-back in Scotland's matches against Slovenia, Lithuania and Slovakia, and on the left of a three-man defense in the fixture at home to England during World Cup qualifiers.
  • In November 2017, he was selected as Scotland captain for a friendly match against the Netherlands, where he played as a central defender.
  • In October 2018, he scored a decisive own goal in a loss to Israel in a UEFA Nations League fixture.
  • In November 2019, he withdrew from the Scotland squad ahead of their UEFA Euro 2020 qualifiers against Cyprus and Kazakhstan due to an alleged ongoing hip injury.
  • In October 2020, he was required to pull out of the Scotland squad for a Euro 2020 play-off semi-final against Israel after being in close contact with Stuart Armstrong, who had tested positive for COVID-19.

Kieran Tierney Personal Life

As of 2021, Kieran Tierney is currently single. He is not dating anyone. He is too young to get married. Recently, he is focusing on his professional career. He previously dated a girl named, Amy Hale. More details about his relationship status will be updated here. 

Kieran Tierney Height

Kieran Tierney stands at a height of 1.78m i.e. 5 feet and 10 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 70 kg. He has an athletic body build. Being a footballer, he maintains his body very well. His hair and eye color is light brown. His sexual orientation is straight.

Kieran Tierney Salary and net worth

Kieran Tierney earns from his professional career as a football player. He signed a 5-year contract with Arsenal a week after passing a medical. As of 2021, his net worth is estimated to be €19.5 million and earns a salary of €3.5 million euro a year. If he maintains his performances like this he will surely earn a good income.

Did You Know?

  • He started his career as a winger however now plays as a defender.
  • He was born on the Isle of Man but despite playing for the Scotland side at international matches.
  • He enjoyed his childhood education days because his mother, Gail Tierney was a dinner lady for his school.
  • His deal with Arsenal of £25 million is the highest amount paid to a player from both Scottish national and the Scottish league.
  • He wears shirt number 3 for Arsenal.