Jamie Carragher Biography
and former footballer who played as a defender for Premier League club Liverpool during a career that spanned 17 years. A one-club man, he was Liverpool’s vice-captain for 10 years, and is the club’s second-longest ever serving player, making his 737th appearance for Liverpool in all competitions on 19 May 2013.
Jamie Carragher Age
Carragher is 43 years old as of 2021, he was born on 28 January 1978, in England. He celebrates his birthday on 28 January every year and his birth sign is Aquarius.
Jamie Carragher Height and weight
He is a man of average stature with a height that fits well with his body size and weight. He stands at an average height of 6 feet 1 inch. In terms of weight, he is currently around 83 kgs.
Jamie Carragher Education
He attended Liverpool’s Academy where his dream as a footballer was fulfilled. Carragher attended the FA’s school of excellence in Lilleshall in his youth.
Jamie Carragher Family, Siblings
Jamie was born and raised by his parents in England. Our efforts to find out more about his family came to no avail as no such information is publicly available. Thus, the identity of Carragher’s parents is still unclear. It is also not known if he has any siblings. We will update this section once this information is available.
Jamie Carragher Wife and Children
Carragher is in a relationship with his wife Nicola Hart and together they have two children James Carragher and Mia Carragher, a son and daughter respectively.
Jamie Carragher Career
Carragher also holds the record for the most appearances in European competition for Liverpool with 149. After his retirement in 2013, he joined Sky Sports where he works as a commentator and pundit. The year 2020 saw CBS Sports announce that Carragher would be joining the Champions League studio, broadcast team.
He was an assistant captain for his Liverpool team for 10 years and is the club’s second-longest ever serving player. His career began in Liverpool academy, where he late made his professional debut in the 1996-97 season, becoming a first-team regular the following season.
Initially, he played the full-back but was transferred to the center-back position after the arrival of manager Rafael Benitez in 2004. He has been to help the team acquire two FA Cups, three League Cups, one Champions League, one UEFA Cup, two Community Shields, and Two Super Cups.
At the International level, he held the national record for most caps at the under-21 level and earned his senior debut in 1999. Jamie additionally represented England in the UEFA Euro 2004 and the 2006 FIFA World cup. He resigned from his international football career in 2007. However, he has made several appearances in the 2010 FIFA World Cup, before retiring again with 38 senior England caps.
Jamie Carragher Net Worth
He possesses a great deal of wealth which he has mostly acquired from his football career. His net worth is approximately $21 million.