Marcus Rashford Biography

Marcus Rashford

Quick Facts About Marcus Rashford

Celebrated Name Marcus Rashford
Age 23 Years
Nick Name Marcus
Birth Name Marcus Rashford
Birth Date 1997-10-31
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Birth Nation England
Nationality English
Place Of Birth Wythenshawe, Manchester
Father Robert Rashford
Mother Melanie Rashford
Horoscope Scorpio
Current Team Manchester United
Position Forward
Shirt Number 10
Height 1.80 m
Weight 80 Kg
Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend Lucia Loi (Split)
Net Worth $80 Million
Salary £9,360,000
Source of Wealth Football Career

One of the popular professional football player is named for Marcus Rashford who plays for Manchester United and England National Team. He is a well-known celebrity. His playing position is forward. At the age of five, Rashford played for Fletcher Moss Rangers. He joined Manchester soccer academy at the age of 7. On February 25, 2016, Rashford debuted for Manchester United in a UEFA Europa League match against Midtjylland. The “devils” from Manchester won 5-1 and Marcus contributed with two goals. He had his Premier League debut in the 3-2 success over United’s rivals Arsenal on February 28, 2016. Again, Rashford scored two goals in the match. Marcus earned his first national cap on May 27, 2016, in a match against Australia in which he was the scorer of the opening goal. In the end, England won by 2-1. His Shirt number is 10. He is a very talented and skilled player. Rashford represented England at the 2016 UEFA Euro. On 1st July 2019, Rashford signed a new four-year contract with Manchester United, keeping him at the club until June 2023, with the option to extend by a further year. He is a campaigner against homelessness and child hunger in the United Kingdom.  

Marcus Rashford pays tribute to 'superstar' football fan

Football star Marcus Rashford has led tributes to a Manchester United super fan who has died aged 17. Alex Dragomir, vlogged reaction to football matches on his YouTube channel and later used his platform to talk about his time in hospital after suffering heart failure. He died following a "very hard" seven-hour operation that he was "too weak to survive", his sister said. 

Famous For

  • Being an English professional footballer for Premier League club Manchester United and the England national team.
  • For his huge potential as a soccer player, his athleticism, and vision on the soccer pitch. Rashford is considered the “future” of the English national team.

Professional English Footballer, Marcus Rashford

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What is the Ethnicity of Marcus Rashford?

Passionate and enthusiastic player, Rashford was born on 31st October 1997. He was born and raised in Wythenshawe, Manchester, city of England. He is the son of Robert Rashford and Melanie Rashford, his father and mother. His nationality is English. His astrological sign is Scorpio. At a small age, he began his career in football. He follows the Christianity religion. He came from a mixed ethnic background. His race is black. There is no details regarding his siblings and educational qualification. As of 2020, he celebrated his 23rd birthday. 

Marcus Rashford in his young age

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Marcus Rashford Football Career

  • Marcus played in the youth academy at Manchester United for 10 years.
  • In 2015, he then started his professional career in football, after he was promoted to the first team of the club.
  • He was also named on the first-team bench for the first time on 21 November for a Premier League match against Watford.
  • He made his first-team debut with two goals against Midtjylland in the UEFA Europa League round of 32, on 25th February 2016.
  • His Premier League debut came on 28 February 2016 against Arsenal in which he scored two goals and an assist.
  • He scored the only goal in the Manchester derby, his team's first away league win over Manchester City since 2012.
  • Rashford signed a new contract with United, keeping him at the club until 2020 on 30th May 2016.
  • He scored his first goal of the season 2016 on 27th August 2016.
  • Rashford scored both goals in a 2-1 win over rivals Liverpool on his first Premier League start of the year 2018 on 10th March 2018.
  • Altogether, he has made over 56 appearances and 13 goals for this club.
  • He made his 100th league appearance for the club and scored the only goal in a 1-0 away victory over Leicester City. 
  • He then signed a new four-year contract with Manchester United, keeping him at the club until June 2023, with the option to extend by a further year on 1st July 2019. 
  • The 2019-2020 season was halted for over three months, following a decision on 13 March 2020 by the Premier League to suspend the league after a number of players and other club staff became ill due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 
  • At the end of the season, he was voted third for the English FWA Footballer of the Year award, he also received the PFA Merit Award.
  • He scored his first goal of the season in a 3-2 win against Brighton & Hove Albion on 26th September 2020. 
  • During a 1-0 win against West Ham in the FA Cup on 9 February, he made his 250th appearance for the club, becoming the fourth-youngest to reach the milestone.

International Career of Marcus Rashford

  • Marcus had represented himself in his national country, England in both senior as well as junior levels in many tournaments.
  • On 27th May 2016, he made his senior international debut for his side against Australia and scored a goal becoming the youngest Englishman to score on his international debut.
  • He scored his very first competitive goal for the senior team on 4 September 2017, against Slovakia in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification.
  • His name was also enlisted in the squad of England national team in this World cup 2018 Russia.
  • He had played in the World cup 2018. He is the active player in this World cup.

Who is Marcus Rashford Girlfriend?

Marcus Rashford is not married yet and he is still to get married. As of today, he is currently in a relationship with Lucia Loi, his girlfriend. They seem to be very happy with each other. The couple makes public appearances together often. Marcus and Lucia are dating for 8 years as of 2021. But there is news of the couple splitting. The couple even has a child (baby girl) to themselves. As of 2021, they have officially broken up due to the lockdown pressures. Rashford and Lucia Loi, his long-term girlfriend, have officially split up. The duo first met in the hallways of Sale, Greater Manchester’s Ashton on Mersey School. According to sources, the couple broke up due to the stress of the lockdown, but they are both on good terms and have “mutual love and respect.” Lucia Loi is an undergraduate at the Manchester Metropolitan University. She is a student of advertising and brand management. Lucia has worked as a Public relations executive at the top Manchester PR agency. As of today, Marcus is assumed to be single as there is no news about him dating anyone. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. 

Marcus Rashford and his ex-girlfriend, Lucia Loi

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What is the Net Worth of Marcus Rashford? 

This excellent player makes good money from his work. The net worth of Marcus is estimated to have $80 Million as of 2021. His annual salary as of 2021 is £9,360,000 from his present club, Manchester United. Back in 2020, his annual salary was £9,360,000, and in the year 2019, he made an annual salary of £2,288,000. He is satisfied with his earning. He is living a lavish lifestyle. He has signed an endorsement contract with the popular sportswear brand Nike. Along with footballer Willian, he has appeared in a TV commercial for Xbox.

How tall is Marcus Rashford?

Marcus has got a great personality. Talking about his body, his height is 1.80 m. His weight is 70 Kg. He has a balanced body with good health. He has an attractive body figure. His smiling face and charming personality have helped him to gain the attention of all the viewers. He has a muscular body with an athletic body type. He has thick eyebrows. His chest size is 41.5 in, his arms size is 14.5 in and his waist size is 31 in.