Player Profile

Dwight McNeil

Dwight McNeil

7 Forward

Nationality :England
Date Of Birth :November 22, 1999
Height :183cm
Weight :68kg

Dwight McNeil (born 22 November 1999) is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger for Premier League club Everton.

QUICK FACTS

Full nameDwight James Matthew McNeil
Date of birth22 November 1999 (age 23)
Place of birthRochdale, England
Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Position(s)Winger

Dwight McNeil Biography, EarlyLife

On November 22, 1999, Dwight McNeil was born. He was born in Rochdale, England. Dwight James Matthew McNeil is the man’s real name. He is of the white ethnicity and has the nationality of England. He also identifies as a Christian, and according to the date of his birth, he is a Sagittarius. He was conceived by his mother Tracy McNeil and his father Matty McNeil. His father, Matty McNeil, played professionally for Macclesfield Town and Stockport County in the English Football League. Baillie and Chiara, his two younger siblings, make up his family. He studied at Oldham’s Oasis Academy.

Dwight McNeil Education

McNeil attended the Oasis Academy and was born in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, England, in 1999.

Bolton Wanderers made an offer to him, but he chose to join Premier League club Manchester United at the age of 5. Later, at the age of 14, McNeil was fired by United.

Dwight McNeil’s Height, And Weight

Dwight McNeil is 6 feet and 0 inches tall, or 1.83 meters, tall. He weighs 71 kg overall. He also has an athletic body type. Although his body is in good shape, there are currently no measurements available for his biceps, hips, waist, or shoe sizes, for example. His black hair contrasts with his dark brown eyes. Straight is the way he identifies sexually. He has tattoos on various body parts and an overall healthy body.

Career

Dwight James Matthew McNeil was born on 22 November 1999 in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, to parents Tracy and Matty McNeil, who is a former professional footballer. He is of Jamaican descent.McNeil has two younger siblings, Baillie and Chiara, and he attended the Oasis Academy in Oldham. 

He regularly watched his father play in non-league football for Hyde United and first started playing football at the JJB Sports Centre in Trafford. It was there that scouts from Bolton Wanderers pursued him for a trial, but after initial rejections from his parents, Bolton eventually got their way and he started training with them. At age five, he was offered the chance to join the academy at Manchester United, the club he supported as a child. He stayed in the United academy until the age of 14 when he started struggling for game time and was subsequently released.

Within a week of his release, McNeil went on trial at the Burnley Academy. In July 2016, he was rewarded with a two-year scholarship and was a regular member of the under-18 squad and occasionally played for the Development Squad. In February 2018, he traveled with the first-team squad for the Premier League match against Swansea City but failed to make the match-day squad. 

On 10 April 2018, following the end of his scholarship, he signed a professional two-year contract with the option of a third year in the club’s favor. On 13 May 2018, he made his first-team debut in the final match of the 2017–18 season when he replaced Aaron Lennon as a late substitute in the 2–1 home defeat to AFC Bournemouth. McNeil scored his first goal for the club in a 2–0 home win against West Ham United on 30 December 2018. On 16 October 2020, McNeil signed a new long-term contract at Burnley, keeping him at the club until 2024.

On 28 July 2022, McNeil signed for Premier League club Everton on a five-year contract. Burnley and Everton came to an agreement for a transfer fee reportedly in the region of £20 million, including potential add-ons. On 6 August, McNeil made his debut for the club in a 1–0 loss against Chelsea in the Premier League. On 1 October 2022, McNeil scored his first goal for Everton in a 2–1 away win over Southampton.

In March 2019, McNeil received his first call-up for the England national under-20 team ahead of 2018–19 Under 20 Elite League fixtures against Poland and Portugal. McNeil made his debut as a starter in a 3–1 defeat to Poland at St George’s Park. In May 2019, he was included in the U20 squad for the 2019 Toulon Tournament and scored his first international goal during the 4–0 victory over Guatemala on 11 June 2019.

On 30 August 2019, McNeil was included in the England under-21 team for the first time. He eventually made his debut in a 2–2 draw against Slovenia in Maribor on 11 October.

Dwight McNeil’s Net Worth

Football is Dwight McNeil’s main source of income, and he is a very successful player. He is a professional footballer from England who is currently on the Everton roster of the Premier League. He signed a five-year contract with Premier League team Everton in July 2022 for a reported transfer fee of around £20 million, plus any potential add-ons. His estimated net worth as of 2022 is between $1 million and $10 million, with his current club paying him an annual salary of £3.7 million. In addition to this, he also receives a respectable income from sponsorship, the national team’s salary, endorsement deals with various companies, etc. The specifics of his vehicles and residences are currently unknown. He is currently content with his salary. His market value is also about €18 million.

Transfer Value and Records

  • Current market value: €18.00m
  • Highest market value: €25.00m

Dwight McNeil’s Wife, Marriage, Children

If we look at Dwight McNeil’s personal life, he is too young to get married. He is currently assumed to be single because there have been no reports or rumors of him dating anyone. He has also not indicate his romantic interests or dating history. On his social media accounts, he hasn’t posted any images of himself with any women. It appears that he is more focused on developing his career than finding love. Any modifications to his romantic life will be posted here.

FAQ

What is the market value of Dwight McNeil?

His market value is €25.00m.

What is the height of Dwight McNeil?

His height is 6 feet 0 inches.

What is the age of Dwight McNeil?

His age is 23 years as of 2023.

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