Marc Albrighton Bio, Net Worth, Salary, Wife, Age, Height, Awards

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Marc Albrighton

Facts About Marc Albrighton

Celebrated Name Marc Albrighton
Age 32 Years
Nick Name Marc
Birth Name Marc Kevin Albrighton
Birth Date 1989-11-18
Gender Male
Profession Football Player
Nationality English
Birth Nation England
Place Of Birth Tamworth, England
Horoscope Scorpio
Ethnicity White
Religion Christianity
Career Start 1998
Mother Carol Albrighton
Marital Status Married
Wife Chloe Fulford
Children Two daughters
Height 5 ft. 9 inches
Weight 67kg
Body Type Alethic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football Career
Net Worth €17 Million
Salary £3.3 Million
Current Team Leicester City
Position Winger/Wing-back
Jersey Number 11
Links Twitter

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Marc Kevin Albrighton is an English professional football player who plays for Premier League club Leicester City as a wing or wing-back. He started playing football for the youth team of Aston Villa and began his career at the club. He made his professional debut for the club in 2009. For Aston Villa, he made 102 appearances and scored 9 goals in all the competitions. He also spend a loan spell at Wigan Athletic in 2013. After being released from Aston Villa, on 1 July 2014, he signed for Leicester City where he won the Premier League title in 2015-16 and the FA Cup in 2020-21.

On the international level, he has represented England at various age levels. He has represented England at U20 and U21 levels. He made his debut for the England U20 team on 2 April 2009. He then made his debut for the England U21 team on 10 August 2010. He is yet to make his senior international team debut for England. 

What is Marc Albrighton Famous For?

  • Being a professional football player.
  • For playing as a winger or wing-back for Premier League club Leicester City.

Honors

  • Won the 2015-16 Premier League with Leicester City. 
  • Won the 2020-21 FA Cup with Leicester City.
  • Won the 2021 FA Community Shield with Leicester City.

Marc Albrighton young

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Where is Marc Albrighton From?

Marc Albrighton was born on 18 November 1889. His birthplace is Tamworth, England. His birth name is Marc Kevin Albrighton. He holds English nationality and he belongs to the white ethnicity. Likewise, his religion is Christianity and as per his birth date, his zodiac sign is Scorpio. His mother’s name is Carol Albrighton, and his father’s name has not been disclosed yet. 

Marc Albrighton Club Career

  • He started playing football for the youth team of Aston Villa and began his career at the club. He made his competitive debut for the club on 26 February 2009 in a 2-0 away loss (3-1 aggregate) against CSKA Moscow in the UEFA Cup match. 
  • During the 2009-10 season, he was included in the squad which played in the pre-season friendly tournament, the 2009 Peace Cup, in which he scored his first goal for the club in a 3-1 win over Atlante. He also played in the Peace Cup final in which Villa beat Italians Juventus 4-3 in a penalty shootout. He made his Premier League debut for the club on 15 August 2009 in a 2-0 loss against Wigan Athletic at Villa Park. On 24 September 2019, he extended his contract with the club by three years. During that season, he made only 6 appearances for the club, providing 1 assist in all the competitions. That season, he also made 14 appearances for the reserves team, scoring 3 goals and providing 3 assists in all the competitions.

Marc Albrighton Aston Villa

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  • On 14 August 2010, he made his first Premier League start in the first match of the 2010-11 season in a 3-0 win against West Ham United. On 2 October 2010, he scored his first goal for the club in a 2-1 loss against Tottenham Hotspur.  On 5 November 2010, he signed a new contract keeping him at the club until 2014. During that season, he made 34 appearances for the club, scoring 6 goals and providing 11 assists in all the competitions. 
  • On 21 December 2011, he scored the Premier League's 20,000th goal at home against Arsenal, winning a £20,000 cheque from league sponsors Barclays, donated to his chosen charity, Acorns Children’s Hospice. On 7 January 2012, he scored the opening goal in a 3-1 win against Bristol Rovers at the Memorial Ground in the FA Cup. During his 2011-12 season, he made 29 appearances for the club, scoring 3 goals and providing 2 assists in all the competitions.
  • During his 2012-13 season, he made only 11 appearances for the club, providing 1 assist in all the competitions.
  • On 30 October 2013, he joined Wigan Athletic on a 28-day loan where he made only 4 appearances for the club in all the competitions. He was then released by Aston Villa on 20 May 2014. 
  • After being released from Aston Villa, on 1 July 2014, he signed for Leicester City on a four-year contract, following their return to the Premier League for the first time in a decade. He made his debut for the club on 23 August 2014 in a 2-0 loss against Chelsea. On 29 April 2015, he scored his first goal for the club in a 3-1 loss against Chelsea. In his first season, he made 20 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 3 assists in all the competitions as Leicester City finished 14th in the league.
  • During his 2015-16 season, he played more regularly under the new manager, Claudio Ranieri. On 8 August 2015, he scored his first goal of the season in a 4-2 win against Sunderland. During that season, he made 42 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 7 assists in all the competitions as Leicester City won the Premier League that season. 

Marc Albrighton Leicester City

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  • In August 2016, for his excellent performances for the club, he was rewarded with a new four-year contract. On 14 September 2016, he scored the club's first-ever Champions League goal in a 3-0 win over Club Brugge at the Jan Breydel Stadium. He was the first Leicester player to score in European competition since Muzzy Izzet against Red Star Belgrade in September 2000. During his 2016-17 season, he made 47 appearances for the club, scoring 4 goals and providing 9 assists in all the competitions.
  • During his 2017-18 season, he made 42 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 7 assists in all the competitions as Leicester City finished in 9th place in the league. 
  • During his 2018-19 season, he made 32 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 3 assists in all the competitions as Leicester City again finished in 9th place in the league. 
  • During his 2019-20 season, after Brendon Rodgers was appointed new Leicester City manager in February 2019, he continued to be a crucial and reliable member of the first-team squad, with his versatility allowing him to play both on the flanks and in defence. During that season, he made 28 appearances for the club, providing 5 assists in all the competitions as Leicester City finished in 5th place in the league and qualify for the group stage of the 2020-21 UEFA Europa League.
  • On 9 January 2021, he scored his first goal for Leicester for 53 matches in all competitions, netting his side's second in their 4-0 win over Stoke City in the third round of the FA Cup. His first Premier League goal of the 2020-21 season came on 8 May 2021 in a 2-4 home defeat against Newcastle United. During his 2020-21 season, he made 42 appearances for the club, scoring 2 goals and providing 7 assists in all the competitions as he helped Leicester City win their first-ever FA Cup that season. 
  • On 30 July 2021, he signed a new contract to stay at Leicester until 2024. On 7 August 2014, he made an appearance off the bench in Leicester's 1-0 triumph over reigning Premier League champions Manchester City in the FA Community Shield. 

Marc Albrighton FA Cup

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Marc Albrighton International Career

  • He has represented England at various age levels. 
  • He has represented England at U20 and U21 levels. 
  • He made his debut for the England U20 team on 2 April 2009. 
  • He made his debut for the England U21 team on 10 August 2010 in a 2-0 friendly win against Uzbekistan U21. 
  • On 7 September 2010, he scored his first goal for the England U21 team in a 3-0 win against Lithuania U21 during their Euro 2011 qualifying play-offs. 
  • He is yet to make his senior international team debut for England. 

Marc Albrighton England

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Is Marc Albrighton Married?

Looking at his personal life, he is a married guy. He got married to his longtime girlfriend, Chloe Fulford who have been together since their childhood. The couple tied the knot in June 2016 after being many years together. The couple is blessed with two daughters. He has an intimate relationship with his wife and daughters where they are living their life happily together.  

Marc Albrighton wife

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How tall is Marc Albrighton?

Marc Albrighton stands at a height of 1.75m i.e. 5 feet and 9 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 67kg. Moreover, he has an athletic body build. His eye color is blue and his hair color is blonde. His sexual orientation is straight. His other body measurement such as chest size, biceps size, and waist size is still got to get revealed yet. Overall, he has got a healthy body.

What is the Net Worth of Marc Albrighton?

He is a very successful footballer and his major source of earning is from his football career. As of 2022, his net worth is believed to be €17 million where he received £3.3 million as a yearly salary from his current club. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. His market value is around €2.50 million. With these massive earnings, he is living a luxurious lifestyle.     

Did You Know?

  • He started playing football at the age of 8.
  • In 2011, he made his first TV show appearance on the sports talk show, Match of the Day.
  • He is yet to make his senior international team debut for England.
  • His wife, Fulford's mother, Sue Davey, was killed in the Tunisian terror attacks in June 2015.
  • He wears shirt number 11 for Leicester City.