Jadon Sancho, also nicknamed “The assist king,” is one of the most promising footballers in the world. The English right midfielder currently plays for Manchester United football club after moving from the German football club Borussia Dortmund. Sancho has become a crucial part of the squad even though he is new to the English league. He is an excellent right midfielder although he is comfortable playing as the left midfielder and attacking. The former Dortmund winger is also the youth product of Manchester United’s rival Manchester City’s football academy.
He is a very pacey player who can dribble past many opposition defenders and goalkeepers. Sancho has also featured for his national team for a long time, after making his international football debut in 2018. Sancho’s excellent form at Dortmund saw him being named to the Bundesliga team of the season for two consecutive seasons. Footballer Jadon is considered one of the finest young wingers in football due to his lightning speed and pacey dribbling skills. This biography on Manchester United’s football star, Jadon Sancho, covers some of the important moments from his early life till date.
Jadon Sancho: Quick Facts
|Full name||Jadon Malik Sancho|
|Nickname||Also nicknamed as “The assist king”|
|Date of birth||25-03-2000|
|Father’s name||Mr. Sean Sancho|
|Mother’s name||Mrs. Sean Sancho|
|Brother’s/Sister’s name||Not available|
|Height||5.11 feet (1.80 m)|
|Weight||74 Kg (163 pounds)|
|Body measurement||Chest size: 39 inches Waist size: 32 Inches Biceps: 12 inches|
|Body type||Athletic body|
|Eye color||Dark brown color|
|Hair color||Brown color|
|Shoe size||11 (US)|
|Marital status||Not married yet|
|Children||One daughter only|
|Children name||Not available|
|Net worth||Around 11 million dollars|
|Salary||Approx. 18 million dollars|
|Playing position||Winger and left/right midfielder|
|Social media presence||Facebook, Instagram and Twitter|
|Source of Income||Football Club salary and additional bonuses, endorsement, sponsorship and merchandise|
|Last Updated||Feb 2021|
English generational winger Jadon Sancho was born to their father Mr. Sean Sancho and mother, Mrs. Sean Sancho. Both his father and mother migrated to England and got their English citizenship later. He was born in a middle-class family in England called Camberwell. Currently, we do not have any information about his siblings. We will update the information soon. Sancho also said that while growing up he was a Chelsea fan. He was a fan of legendary footballers like Ronaldinho and Frank Lampard.
He was always interested in football as a kid. He used to play on the streets of his hometown with his friends. Sancho’s parents raised him well so that their son would become a successful professional footballer. Jadon Sancho joined the Watford football academy at a young age. However, he signed for Manchester City’s youth team when he was 14. Sancho wore number 7 on his jersey while playing for Borussia Dortmund and he currently wears number 25 at Manchester United. Likewise, he uses Sancho as his name in his club and national football team kit. Starting as a winger in his youth, he excelled at many attacking positions.
Jadon Sancho Age, Height, Weight, and Body Measurement
English generational football talent, Jadon Sancho, was born on 25-03-2000, making him 21 years old. He follows Christianity as the religion and his Zodiac (horoscope) sign is Aries. As per his parents, he was always happy to play football with the children in the street. He usually keeps his hair short, and his hair is a little curly. Jadon Sancho has multiple tattoos on his body. He also has a tattoo on his arm dedicated to his brother, who died while Sancho was still young.
The Manchester United young winger has a fit and athletic body, and he stands around 5.10 inches tall. Sancho has evenly matched weight for a professional footballer, as he weighs around 163 pounds (74 kilograms) at normal. He has dark brown colour eyes and brown color hair. The young footballer is very professional and takes very care of his physical body and training. Sancho has a chest span of 39 inches and a waist of 32 inches. Likewise, his athletic biceps measure 12 inches, and he uses a shoe size of 11 (US).
Jadon Sancho Salary and Net Worth
Well renowned with the nickname “The assist king,” Jadon Sancho is believed to be worth around 11 million dollars to date. Sancho has played for many richest football clubs like Manchester City, Borussia Dortmund, and Manchester United. Therefore a major part of his net worth is due to salary, performance bonuses, and endorsement earnings he made with different football clubs. He also makes significant earnings playing for his national team Spain after his debut in 2018.
Manchester United signed Sancho in a staggering 78 million dollar fee from Borussia Dortmund. At his present club Manchester United, he earns around 18 million dollars per season. He also earns from performance and goal bonus from his football club. Jadon Sancho’s net worth makes him one of the richest young players in Europe. He is also a proud owner of fine cars in his collection, such as the customized Mercedes Brabus.
Who is Jadon Sancho Girlfriend?
The German Cup top scorer (2020-21) English International Sancho is a true Christian by religion. At 21 years of age, Sancho is one of the hottest young footballers in the world. He is still unmarried, and we do not have any records of his past relationship with other women.
We will update the information if it will be available later. Sancho also has a lovely daughter whose name is not yet disclosed by him. Likewise, Jadon has not disclosed the name of the mother of his daughter. Apart from football, he spends his time with his parents and his only daughter. The young English footballer has a huge following on his social media accounts like Instagram and Twitter. At this young age, he takes very care of his training and diet, making him one of the remarkable young professionals in football.
Style of play and playing position
The generational English talented footballer is lightning-fast with excellent dribbling and passing skills. His pacey dribbling long passes and finishing quality make him one of the best young attackers in this sport. His excellent dribbling and shooting skills have earned his move to Manchester United at a young age. Right-footed English winger Sancho can shoot and pass very well, even with his weak foot.
His pace and fast dribbling simultaneously make it very hard for the opposition defenders to stop him. In his professional football career, Jadon has played mostly as the right midfielder and sometimes as a false-nine striker. Footballer Sancho is quite renowned as an excellent dribbler and entertaining young footballer.
Jadon Sancho Instagram
Jadon Sancho is also active on his social media accounts like Instagram and Twitter. Sancho uploads pictures about his vacation and his matches. He is also seen uploading pictures with his daughter and his parents. He also uploads pictures with his car and workout videos on his social media accounts.
Facebook: 8.9 million followers
Instagram: 8 million followers
Twitter: 1.4 million followers
FIFA 22 rating
Footballer Jadon Sancho has an overall rating of 87 in FIFA 22 game. Being an attacker, he has the highest passing and dribbling out of other attributes. He has the highest 91 rating for dribbling and the lowest 36 for defense. Jadon Sancho’s individual FIFA 22 rating for different attributes are:
- Pace: 81
- Shooting: 76
- Passing: 82
- Dribbling: 91
- Defense: 36
- Physical: 65
- Jadon Sancho was so passionate about this sport that he used to play football on the street with his friends.
- He spent his early football career at Watford’s football academy to impress their youth football coach.
- Sancho also played for Manchester City’s youth team when he signed for the team at 14.
Professional career (Playing from 2017-present)
- Jadon Sancho could not get into the starting lineup and bench for Manchester City’s senior squad.
- Disappointed with his playing time, Sancho accepted move to the German football club Borussia Dortmund for 9 million dollars.
- Sancho started playing very brilliantly and even helped his club win the trophies.
- He played 104 matches for the German football club and scored 38 goals in return.
- The young English footballer currently plays for Manchester United, scoring two goals in 20 appearances. (As of writing this article)
- Jadon Sancho has played 23 matches for the English national football team and has scored 3 goals.
Trophies and titles won:
- DFB-Pokal trophy winner with Borussia Dortmund
- DFL-Supercup trophy winner with Borussia Dortmund
- FIFA under-17 European championship winner with U-17 English football team
- UEFA European championship runner-up with English national football team