Player Profile

Jan Bednarek

Jan Bednarek

35 Defender

Nationality :Poland
Date Of Birth :April 12, 1996
Height :189cm
Weight :84kg

Jan Bednarek (born 12 April 1996) is a Polish professional footballer who plays as a center-back for EFL Championship club Southampton and the Poland national team.


Full nameJan Kacper Bednarek
Date of birth12 April 1996 (age 27)
Place of birthSłupca, Poland
Height1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)

Jan Bednarek Biography, EarlyLife

He spent the 2015-16 season on loan with Gornik Leczna, where he made 17 league appearances before returning to Lech Poznan. On 1 July 2017, he signed a five-year contract with Southampton for a reported sum of £5 million, and he made his Premier League debut on 14 April 2018.

Jan Bednarek was born on April 12th, 1996. Jan Kacper Bednarek is his given name. His hometown is Slupca, Poland. He was born to his father, Daniel Bednarek, and an unidentified mother. He grew up alongside his brother, professional football player Filip Bednarek. He is of Polish origin. He is of the Caucasian ethnicity. His faith is Christianity. His astrological sign is Aries.

Jan Bednarek Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is being reviewed and updated soon.

Jan Bednarek’s Height, And Weight

Jan Bednarek has a height of 1.89m, or 6 feet and 2 inches. He weighs 77 kg.

He has an athletic physique. His eyes are hazel, and his hair is dark brown. His sexual orientation is heterosexual. Overall, he has a healthy body with tattoos on various regions of it.


  • He began his football career with the Lech Poznan youth squad.
  • In 2013, at the age of 17, he made his Ekstraklasa debut for Lech Poznan in a 2-0 home win against Piast Gliwice. He appeared in 31 games and scored once as Poznan lost the Polish Cup against Arka Gdynia 2-1 in extra time.
  • He spent the 2015-16 season on loan with Gornik Leczna, where he made 17 league appearances before returning to Lech Poznan.
  • On 1 July 2017, he signed a five-year contract with Southampton for a reported sum of £5 million. He made his Premier League debut and scored Southampton’s second goal in a 3-2 loss to Chelsea on 14 April 2018.
  • In a 9-0 loss against Manchester United on February 2, 2021, he scored an own goal, surrendered a penalty, and was sent a red card for a tackle on Anthony Martial.
  • He is presently playing for Southampton and has emerged as one of the team’s most entertaining players to watch.
  • He has represented Poland at different ages.
  • He has played for Poland at the U16, U17, U18, U19, U20, U21, and senior levels.
  • On September 4, 2017, he made his international debut for Poland in a 3-0 victory against Kazakhstan.
  • In May 2018, he was nominated to Poland’s preliminary 35-man World Cup team in Russia.
  • On June 28, 2018, he scored his first goal for Poland, the lone goal in a 1-0 World Cup victory over Japan.

Currently Playing

He is currently playing for Aston Villa.

Jan Bednarek’s Net Worth

Jan Bednarek earns a living as a professional football player. Contracts, wages, bonuses, and endorsements provide the majority of his revenue. In 2017, he signed a five-year contract with Southampton for a rumored sum of £5 million. His predicted net worth in 2021 is €6 million, while his salary is €1.3 million. He has a market worth of around €25 million.

Damián Emiliano Martínez’s transfer market value by the year 2022/2023 is €14.00m.

Jan Bednarek: Players Stats 2023

remier League Stats for Jan Bednarek

GeneralTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Matches Played22N/A
Minutes168477 min’ per appearance
Annual Salary€3,120,000N/A
Matches Started19N/A
Matches Subbed In2N/A 
Matches Subbed Out8N/A 

Defending Stats

DefendingTotalPer 90 or %Percentile
Goals Conceded351.87
Minutes Per Goal Conceded48 min’ 
Clean Sheets523%
Ground Duels965.74
Ground Duels Won623.71
Aerial Duels Won291.74
Dribbled Past30.18
Shots Blocked231.38
Penalties Given Away00.00

Yellow Cards, Red Cards, and Foul Stats

Cards & FoulsTotalPer 90Percentile
Yellow Cards5  
Red Cards0  
Total Cards50.27
Minutes Per Booking337 min’ / card 
Cards Over 0.5419%
Fouls Committed140.84
Fouled Against70.42

Assists, Passing, & Chance Creation Stats

Assists & PassingTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Expected Assists (xA)1.560.09
Successful Passes
661/ 788
Pass Completion Rate83.88% 
Key Passes30.18
Successful Crosses
0/ 1
Cross Completion Rate0.00% 
Minutes Per AssistNo Assists 

Jan Bednarek’s Wife, Marriage, Children

Jan Bednarek is not married, according to his personal life. The Polish celebrity, though, is not single. He is now in a relationship with his model girlfriend, Julia Nowak. He has uploaded a handful of images on his social media sites with his rumored girlfriend, Julia Nowak, where they are enjoying their love life. The couple has been together for a long time, but they haven’t made any plans for marriage as of yet. They both appear to be focused on their careers at the time.

Jan Bednarek Awards

Jan Bednarek has won 2 titles so far in their career.


Winner 1x 2014/2015

2nd Place 1x 2013/2014

Polish Cup

2nd Place 2x 2016/2017, 2014/2015

Super Cup

Winner 1x 2016/2017


What is the net worth of Jan Bednarek?

His net worth is 1 to 5 million dollars.

What is the height of Jan Bednarek?

His height is 6 feet 2 inches.

What is the age of Jan Bednarek?

His age is 27 years as of 2023.

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