Also famous with the nickname” Star boy,” English generational talent Mason Greenwood is one of the promising and agile players in football. Greenwood used to play for Manchester United but he has been ruled out of every match and the squad until recently. The suspension is that the multiple videos made public by his girlfriend have found him guilty of assault and women violence. The English generational talent is the product of Manchester United football academy who was promoted from the youth team back in 2019.
Greenwood’s preferred position is a right midfielder, but he is also comfortable playing as the winger. He has played just one match for his national football team. (Debuted in 2020) He is widely regarded as one of the promising young footballers due to his agility, precise shooting skills, and pacey dribbling. This biography on young English footballer Mason Greenwood covers some of the important moments from his early life till date.
Mason Greenwood: Quick Facts
|Full name||Mason Greenwood|
|Nickname||Also called “Star boy” by his fans|
|Date of birth||01-10-2001|
|Father’s name||Andrew Greenwood|
|Mother’s name||Melanie Greenwood|
|Siblings||One sister only|
|Brother’s/Sister’s name||Aston Greenwood|
|Height||5.11 feet (1.81 m)|
|Weight||70 Kg (154 pounds)|
|Body measurement||Chest size: 36 inches Waist size: 30 Inches Biceps: 11 inches|
|Body type||Athletic body|
|Eye color||Black color|
|Hair color||Black color|
|Shoe size||11 (US)|
|Wife/girlfriend/ex-wife||Currently not in a relationship|
|Children name||Not available|
|Net worth||Around 1.5 million dollars|
|Salary||Approx. 4 million dollars|
|Playing position||Right midfielder and winger|
|Social media presence||Facebook, Instagram and Twitter|
|Source of Income||Additional bonuses, endorsement, Salary, sponsorship and merchandise|
|Last Updated||Feb 2022|
English international footballer Mason Greenwood was born to their father Andrew Greenwood and mother, Melanie Greenwood. Both his parents are from England and Manchester United fans. Mason was born in a middle-class family in England called Bradford. Greenwood also has one sister whose name is Aston Greenwood. She is a track athlete and she is 23 years old. Showing good signs early, he grew up playing football with his brother and friends.
The talented child was soon recruited in the ranks of the local football club Westwood Juniors where he amazed everyone with his skills. One day a scout from Manchester United saw him playing and he asked the club to sign him for the youth team. Mason played with number 26 on his jersey during his playing days at Manchester United football club before being suspended recently. Likewise, he used Greenwood as his name in his club and his national team kit during his career. Starting as a right midfielder in his early days, he excelled at many attack positions.
Mason Greenwood Age, Height, Weight, and Body Measurement
English young footballer Mason Greenwood was born on 01-10-2001, making him 20 years old. He follows Christianity as the religion and his Zodiac (horoscope) sign is Libra. Mason does not have any tattoos on his body. According to his father, he played football with the children in their neighborhood. He used to play excellently at the junior cups and tournaments while being in the starting lineup simultaneously. While he was playing for Westwood Juniors, he caught the eyes of the Manchester United football club’s scouts and was signed for the youth team.
Mason Greenwood has an athletic body and he stands 5.11 feet tall. He has evenly matched weight for a professional footballer, as he weighs around 168 pounds (76 kilograms) at normal. He has black color eyes and black color hair. Even though he is a left-footed player, he can pass and shoot excellently even with his right foot. Greenwood usually keeps short hair, and he is very fast with the ball. He is very professional and takes very care of his body, training, and diet even though he is still very young. He has a chest span of 36 inches and a waist of 30 inches. Likewise, his athletic biceps measure 11 inches and he uses a shoe size of 11 (US).
Mason Greenwood Net Worth
Also known as “Star boy” by his fans, Mason Greenwood is believed to be worth around 1.5 million dollars to date. He has played only for Manchester United football club, so a major part of his earnings constitutes football club salary, performance bonuses, endorsement, and sponsorship deals. According to Transfermarkt, Mason Greenwood’s market value (As of writing this article) is 50 million.
Greenwood has played for Manchester United since 2018 after he was promoted to the senior side. Currently, with Manchester United, he earns around 4 million dollars per season. But since the club has suspended him from the squad and matches, it is not sure whether his contract will be continued. His earnings and sponsorship deals make a major part of his net worth, making him one of the richest young football players. He also owns multiple extraordinary cars in his collection such as the Mercedes AMG.
Who is Mason Greenwood girlfriend? | Controversy
Mason Greenwood’s life has taken a turn after recently being accused of threatening and assaulting his former girlfriend. He is unmarried, but he was in a relationship with his girlfriend Harriet Robson. The couple fell in love with each other while playing for Manchester United football club’s senior team. Robson uploaded a video stating Greenwood has assaulted and tried to force her into sex without her consent.
After the video went viral over the internet, he was immediately arrested and removed from the squad of his football club. After the recent Controversy, Greenwood has even been removed from the FIFA 22 game. However, the couple didn’t have any children together. Mason has a huge following on his social media account like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has an athletic body and takes very care of his physical body and training, making him one professional young football player.
Mason Greenwood Style of Play and Playing Position
English young football-star Greenwood is a very pacey player with excellent dribbling and passing skills. His quality finishing, passing and fast dribbling make him one of the best young attackers in this sport. His excellent dribbling and shooting skills are compared with the greatest strikers of the Manchester United football club. Greenwood has excellent skills and he also can shoot and pass very well with his weak foot. His pace and dribbling simultaneously make it very hard for the defenders and the goalkeepers to stop him. He has played mostly in the right midfield position and sometimes as left and right midfielder in his professional football career. He is quite renowned as an excellent young finisher in this sport.
Mason Greenwood Instagram
Mason Greenwood is also quite active on social media like Instagram and Twitter. Being a young footballer, he posts pictures of his vacations in different places and his teammate. It has helped him to earn huge fan followings around the world.
Facebook: 179k followers
Instagram: 2.9 million followers
Twitter: 1.3 million followers
FIFA 22 rating
After being accused of assault and threatening to kill against his partner, Greenwood has been removed from the FIFA 22 game. Mason Greenwood had an overall rating of 78 in FIFA 22 game. He was given his favorite right midfielder position in FIFA 22. He had the highest pace and dribbling out of other attributes. Greenwood has the highest 84 rating for pace and the lowest 39 for defense. His individual FIFA 22 rating for different attributes previously were:
- Pace: 84
- Shooting: 78
- Passing: 73
- Dribbling: 79
- Defense: 39
- Physical: 68
- Football lover Greenwood was a Manchester United fan from an early age and he was a fan of the club legends like Beckham and Rooney.
- He used to play excellently at the junior cups and tournaments while being in the starting lineup simultaneously.
- While he was playing for Westwood Juniors, he caught the eyes of the Manchester United football club’s scouts and was signed for the youth team.
Professional Career (Playing from 2018-present)
- Mason Greenwood was initially limited to the youth team of Manchester United but he earned promotion to the senior squad in 2018.
- The English talented footballer also made a record of becoming the youngest European competition goal scorer in the club’s history.
- Greenwood has made 83 appearances under Manchester United jersey and has scored 22 goals in the meantime.
- He has featured in just one match for the English national football team after making his debut at international level back in 2020.