Ian Edward Wright, also known as Ian Wright is a former English International player who has played as a center-forward for many Premier League clubs including Arsenal, Crystal Palace West Ham, and the England national football team, here we learn more about his nationality, net worth, wife, salary, family, and more.
The English International spent almost 13 years with London teams Arsenal and Crystal Palace scoring 171 goals for the teams and has had great success there. Wright retired in 2000 and currently is an English TV and radio personality. He serves as a pundit for BBC Sport and ITV Sport currently.
The forward has been known as an Arsenal legend and in this article, we will see more about his net worth, Wife, Salary, Former Clubs, job and more. Without any delay, let’s get started.
Ian Wright Facts and Wiki
|Date of Birth
|3 November 1963
|Greenwich, Crystal Palace, Arsenal, West Ham, Nottingham Forest, Celtic, Burnley
|2X TOP SCORER
1X ENGLISH CHAMPION
1X EUROPAPOKAL DER POKALSIEGER SIEGER
2X ENGLISH FA CUP WINNER
1X ENGLISH LEAGUE CUP WINNER
|Nancy Hallam( m 2011 – present)
Ian Wright Net Worth and Salary
Ian Wright is estimated to have a net worth of around $20 million. As he is a retired player, we don’t have much information about his salary details in his footballing career. He played at a time when players weren’t really paid the audacious wages as they do now but he still seems to have done very well in that regard.
Currently, Ian Wright works as a pundit and reportedly earns £200,000 per year while his weekly wages as a football player would have been much lower than what he earns right now. Wright made himself an iconic figure after his retirement as a player and hence, ensured a stable income for several years to come.
Greenwich Borough sold Wright to Crystal Palace for a set of weights in 1991. He was then sold by the Eagles a few years later to Arsenal for 2.5 million pounds.
Ian Wright Club Career
Ian Wright was signed by the semi-professional club Greenwich Borough and within a few matches there he was spotted by Crystal Palace scouts. After his impressive trials, he signed his first Professional contract at Crystal Palace in August 1985.
Ian Wright moved to Arsenal in 1991 and finished his career there with an impressive hat trick on his league debut. He became the top scorer in the League that season, bagging 29 goals for the Gunners, and was the club’s Top Scorer for 6 consecutive seasons.
In his later footballing time, he joined West Ham United in 1998 was loaned to Nottingham Forest in 1999 and then joined Celtic after his loan. He then retired from football after his final season at Burnley in 2000.
Ian Wright Family
Ian Wright was born on the 3rd of November 1963 at Woolwich in England. he was the last son of three of the couple Herbert and Nesta. Ian Wright has Afro-American roots and has settled in England. He was brought up by his mom as there was no positive relationship between Ian and his father.
Ian Wright has married twice. He adopted the son of his girlfriend Sharon Philips in 1991 and had another kid with her. They both grew up and became professional footballers in their earlier times. He also had another kid with another girlfriend.
Ian Wright’s Wife – Nancy Hallam
Ian Wright married his second wife Nancy Hallam in 2011. The couple then gave birth to 2 daughters and it is believed that Ian Wright has a total of 8 Children. Nancy Hallam is a TV presenter by profession.
Nancy Hallam is said to have a private status about her personal life. She prefers to concentrate more on her family and career rather than on social media.
Ian Wright Sponsorship and Endorsements
It is not known if Ian Wright had any sponsorship or endorsements as such. There is no information about anything on social media nor could we find any pictures of the player promoting any brand. With EA Sports also.
Ian Wright Car and Tattoo
Ian Wright seems to possess some powerful and expensive cars. In 2004, Ian Wright totaled his Ferrari 360 spider luckily no one was harmed and he escaped without a scratch on his body.
Ian seems to have tattooed his left thigh but doesn’t prefer to show it much to the media.
FAQs about Ian Wright
|What is Ian Wright’s net worth?
|Ian Wright’s net worth is $20 Million.
|Has Ian Wright won the Premier League?
|Ian Wright has won the Prem in 1998 with Arsenal.
|How tall is Ian Wright?
|He is 1.75 m tall.
|Nationality of Ian Wright?
|He is English.
|Has Ian Wright won a world cup?
|Ian Wright has never won the World Cup