Jesse Lingard is a professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder or as a winger for Premier League club Manchester United and the English National Team. Jesse’s full name is Jesse Ellis Lingard and he was born on 15 December 1992 in Warrington, England. He attended William Beaumont Community High School. His astrological sign is Sagittarius.
At the age of seven, Lingard joined Manchester United. He was part of the team who won the 2010-2011 FA Youth Clubs. He was included in the senior matchday squad on 30 November 2011 in the league club quarter-final.
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Jesse Lingard Biography, Early Life
Jesse Lingard was born on the 15th of December 1992, in Warrington, England. His birth name is Jesse Ellis Lingard and the birth sign is Sagittarius. Regarding his nationality, Lingard is English and he belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity.
Jesse Lingard Education
Jesse learned and developed his Football talent as a toddler at the William Beaumont Community High School. He excelled in Footballing activities in School back then, he was known as the brightest and the best left-footed Kid player.
Seeing the skills and talent he holds within himself, his parents enrolled him in Penketh United but later switched him to Manchester United academy.
Jesse Lingard’s Age, Height, And Weight
He is 30 years old. He is 5ft 9in tall and his weight is 62 kg.
In the year 2011, Lingard signed his very first professional contract with Manchester United. He was first promoted to a senior squad of the team on 30th November 2011, making his professional debut in the “League Cup” quarter-finals against Crystal Palace at Old Trafford.
On November 6, 2012, he was loaned to Leicester City for a month. The next day, he made his Leicester City debut in a 0-0 draw away to Bolton Wanderers. On 2nd January 2013, his loan was extended hence, he totaled 5 appearances for the club.
For the 2013-14 season, Lingard was selected in the 19-man by United for the 2013 pre-season tour. On 20th June, his first 2 goals came in a 5-1 friendly win against A-League All-Star in Sydney.
On 19th September 2013, he joined Birmingham City on a month’s loan. Two days later he made his debut for the club in the Championship match against Sheffield Wednesday at St Andrew’s. He played overall 13 matches and scored 6 goals for the club.
On 27th February 2014, Lingard moved to Brighton & Hove Albion on a 93-day loan. On 8th April, he made his club debut in a 4-1 victory against Leicester City. Throughout his career with Albion, he scored 4 goals and played 17 matches including in the Championship play-offs.
On 2nd February 2015, he was loaned again to Derby County until the end of the season. There he made his debut on 14th February, against Reading in the “FA Cup”. For Derby County, he played overall 14 matches and scored 2 goals and then returned to his native club Manchester United.
Jesse Lingard has represented his nation England, both at senior and junior levels. As a member of the England U-17 national team, he played 3 matches. On 13th August 2013, he was first called up for England U-21 national team for a friendly match against Scotland U-21s.
On 16th November 2015, he was first called for the England national team for a friendly match against France. However, he didn’t appear in the match. He made his international team debut in October 2016, for the World Cup qualifier against Malta in a 2-0 victory along with his teammates Luke Shaw, Ben Gibson, Chris Smalling, and Fraser Forster. So far, he has capped 8 times his national team side without scoring a single goal.
He was also included in the 23-man squad for FIFA World Cup 2018. Lingard made his World Cup debut against Tunisia and scored his first goal in the second match against Panama. The team also reached the semifinals of the tournament.
Jesse Lingard’s Net Worth
As of 2023, the hero of Old Trafford, Jesse Lingard has an estimated net worth of around $8 million. He has earned his wealth widely through his professional career as a professional footballer. To date, the footballer has played for several renowned clubs including Leicester City, Birmingham City, and Derby County.
Currently, he is signed by Manchester United, where he earns £ 75,000 per week but had just £ 25,000 per week until last year. His yearly salary is around £4.8 million and earns more from the endorsement deals. His major endorsement deal is with Adidas signed in 2016.
Jesse Lingard owns several luxurious cars at current. His extended contract with Manchester United has made him earn a very good amount. He has bought a Bentley GT car worth £200,000. Moreover, he also has £120,000 worth of Range Rover Sports SVR £80,000 Mercedes C63S AMG, and Range Rover Sports V8, which is valued at £96,000.
Jesse Lingard Single
As of now, twenty-four aged Lingard is possibly single and unmarried. However, previously he was romantically linked to his ex-girlfriend Emma Hyde. The two used to live together in a £500,000 luxury flat in Bowdon, Cheshire along with Emma’s son from the previous affair. The pair was in a relationship for years but broke up in 2015.
Emma even claimed that Lingard dumped her after being famous. He has rented an apartment and gifted a luxury car. However, she had to quit everything after their split. Emma previously worked as an assistant manager at the jewelry shop and now manages a salon.
Jesse Lingard Awards
Manchester United Youth
- 1 2010-11 FA Youth Cup
- 1 FA Cup title
- 1 EFL title
- 1 FA Community Shield title
- 1 UEFA Europa League title