Jermaine Lloyd Pennant is an English footballer who last played for Billericay Town as a winger. Pennant has made over 300 appearances for 15 clubs and has scored 24 goals so far. He played for his local side Notts County as a teenager.
Jermaine Pennant‘s Bio, Age, Father, and Nationality
Jermaine Lloyd Pennant was born on January 15, 1983, in The Meadows, Nottingham, England. As of 2019, his age is 36 years with the birth sign Capricorn. He is the son of Gary (father) who was a semi-professional footballer. Jermaine was inspired by his father Gary to play. He holds British nationality and belongs to the black ethnic background.
Pennant grew up in a crime and drug-ridden neighborhood and his focus on football helped him to get away from crime. At the age of 14, he moved away from home and lived with YTS players who were 16, 17 and 18 years old. However, he has not disclosed any information about his education and siblings as well.
Jermaine Pennant’s Career as a Footballer
At the age of 15, he played for a youth team called Notts County. Pennant got amazing reviews from his performance in the team. He debuted at the age of 16 years and 319 days against Middlesbrough in the League Cup on 30 November 1999. Lloyd has signed for a whopping £2 million which was a record for a teenager of age 15. He surprised Gerry Ward’s long-standing record by two days. He played while for Arsenal and won 24 caps in the under 21 team.
Jermaine played seven years for Arsenal where he completed five starts, including a hat-trick in his full league debut against Southampton in May 2003. He completed 49 games in a row without defeat. The manager of Arsenal Arsène Wenger seemed to have lost of patience with Pennant, who was late for training in the past. Pennant spent loans at Watford and Leeds United from 2002 and 2004. Moreover, he received regular first action in the first team of Leeds, which relegated at the end of the 2003/04 season.
In 2006, he signed with Liverpool and his highest transfer fee of £6.7 million. He played 55 times for Liverpool and later Portsmouth signed him on loan. In 2009, he joined Real Zaragoza. Likewise, he joined Stoke City on loan in 2010 for the premier league 2010-2011 season. Finally, in December 2010, he signed a permanent contract with Stoke City. In 2010 FA cup final, he was defeated by Manchester. Moreover, he also took part in the UEFA Europa League. The flying winger signed a one year contract with Tampines Rovers.
What is the Net Worth and Salary of Jermaine Pennant?
Jermaine was signed by Arsenal of Notts County for £ 2 million. Then he played for Watford, Leeds United and Birmingham City, before signing a contract with Liverpool for a £ 6.9m four-year contract.
Jermaine estimated net worth of around £1.3 million at present. In Liverpool, he earned about £ 30,000 a week. Similarly, he earned around £ 80,000 a week at Real Zaragoza and £ 25,000 a week at Wigan Athletic.
Who is Jermaine Pennant Married to After his break up with Lara Murphy?
Jermaine began to date the glamor model Amii Grove in 2007. Grove ended the relationship when she found CCTV footage of Pennant’s fraud and “took revenge by destroying 200,000 pounds of his designer gear.” Later on, Pennant involved in a romantic relationship with Hollyoaks actress Jennifer Metcalfe in January 2009.
He had engaged to Lara Murphy In May 2010. The duo has a son Trey, born in August 2010. Jermaine ended engagement with Murphy when his son was one year old. He left her for glamor model Alice Goodwin. Likewise, he married Alice in May 2014. They appeared on the Jeremy Kyle Show in October 2018.
Jermaine Pennant’s Height and Weight
Jermaine has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs 68 kg. Similarly, he has dark brown hair color and black eyes color. However, he has not disclosed any information about his body measurements like chest size, waist size, hip size, shoe size and more.
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|Full Name||Jermaine Lloyd Pennant|
|Net Worth||£1.3 million|
|Date Of Birth||January 15, 1983|
|Age||36 years 8 months|
|Place Of Birth||Meadows, Nottingham, England|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)|
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