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Bio of Ashley Cole-Age, Net Worth, Career

Bio of Ashley Cole-Age, Net Worth, Career

Ashley Cole is a former English footballer who played as a left-back. Many critics and fellow professional players regard him as one of the best defenders of his generation, and some regard him as the best left-back in the world for much of his career.

Early Life Of Ashley Cole

Ashley Cole was born on December 20th, 1980. Stepney, England is his birthplace. He was born in Barbados to his mother, Sue Cole (a cousin of singer Maria Carey), and his father, Ron Callender. His father, Ron Callender, divorced his wife after seven years and moved to Australia.

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Caption: Ashley Cole, Footballer (Photo: Instagram)

Matthew Callender is his younger brother. In Tower Hamlets, he attended Bow School. He is of British nationality. He is of mixed ethnicity. His religion is Christianity. His astrological sign is Sagittarius.

Who is Ashley Cole’s Relationship?

In terms of his private life, he is in a private relationship with his lovely girlfriend, Sharon Canu. The couple is not married and prefers to keep their relationship as private as possible. The couple has two children, a son (born in 2016) and a daughter (born in 2018).

He has an intimate relationship with his love and children, and they live happy life together.

Height Of Ashley Cole

Ashley Cole has a height of 1.76m, or 5 feet and 9 inches. He weighs 66 kilograms. He has an athletic physique. His eyes are dark brown, and his hair is black. His sexual orientation is heterosexual.

Net Worth Of Ashley Cole

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Caption: Ashley Cole, Footballer (Photo: Instagram)

Ashley Cole is a retired professional footballer who previously played for Arsenal Crystal Palace (on loan), Chelsea, Roma, LA Galaxy, and Derby County. He has earned money from his professional football career. His net worth is expected to be around $60 million in 2021.

Professional Career Of Ashley Cole

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Caption: Ashley Cole, Footballer (Photo: Instagram)
  • In 1997, he joined Arsenal’s youth team and began his professional career there. At the age of 18, he made his first-team debut against Middlesbrough in the League Cup fourth round at the Riverside Stadium, where Arsenal lost 1-3 on penalties after the match ended 2-2 at the end of extra time.
  • He signed his first professional contract on February 25, 2000. On the final day of the 1999-2000 season, he made his Premier League debut for the club in a 4-2 away loss to Newcastle United on May 14, 2000.
  • Before breaking into the Arsenal first team, he spent the 1999-2000 season on loan at Crystal Palace, where he played 14 league games and scored one goal in all competitions.
  • In a 1-1 away draw against Bradford on September 9, 2000, he scored his first professional goal for the club.
  • He made 228 appearances for Arsenal during his career, scoring 9 goals and providing 22 assists across all competitions.
  • He won two Premier League titles, three FA Cups, two FA Community Shields, and was a key member of Arsenal’s 2003-04 “Invincibles” team, which went undefeated throughout the league season.
  • On August 31, 2006, he signed for Chelsea for £5 million, and William Gallas was transferred from Chelsea to Arsenal as part of the same deal. At Chelsea, he was given the number 3 jersey.
  • He made his debut for the club on September 12, 2006, in a 2-0 win over Werder Bremen in a UEFA Champions League group stage match. On September 17, 2006, he made his Premier League debut for Chelsea in a 1-0 victory over Liverpool.
  • In a 4-0 away win against West Ham United on March 1, 2008, he scored his first goal for the club.
  • During his career at Chelsea, he made 338 appearances, scoring 7 goals and providing 39 assists across all competitions.
  • He won one Premier League title, four FA Cups, one Football League Cup, the FA Community Shield, the UEFA Champions League, and the UEFA Europa League with Chelsea. He was also named Chelsea Players’ Player of the Year in 2008-09 and 2010-11.
  • On 7 July 2014, he signed a two-year free transfer contract with Roma. He made his competitive debut on August 30 in their first game of the Serie A season, a 2-0 win over Fiorentina at the Stadio Olimpico.
  • He made 16 appearances for Roma in all competitions during his career, but he never scored a goal for the club.
  • On January 27, 2016, he signed a free transfer with the LA Galaxy of Major League Soccer. On February 24, 2016, he made his debut for the club in a 0-0 draw against Santos Laguna in the CONCACAF Champions League.
  • He made his league debut for the club on March 6, 2016, in the first game of the 2016 season, a 4-1 win over DC United at the StubHub Center.
  • He scored his first goal for the club on August 7, 2016, a last-minute equalizer in a 2-2 home draw against the New York Red Bulls.
  • He was released by the LA Galaxy at the end of the 2018 season after two seasons with the club.
  • During his career with the LA Galaxy, he made 94 appearances, scoring three goals and providing 11 assists in all competitions.
  • On 21 January 2019, he joined Championship side Derby County, reuniting with manager Frank Lampard, a former Chelsea and England teammate. He agreed to terms with the team until the end of the 2018-19 season.
  • He made 12 appearances for Derby County during his career, scoring once and providing two assists in all competitions before being released at the end of the 2018-19 season.
  • He announced his retirement on August 18, 2019.
  • He has represented England at a number of different age levels.
  • He has played for England at the U20, U21, and senior levels.
  • He was a member of England’s U21 team that competed in the 1999 FIFA World Youth Championship.
  • He appeared four times for England U21s, scoring once.
  • He made his England debut on March 28, 2001, in a 3-1 win over Albania in the 2002 World Cup qualifiers.
  • He was a member of England’s squads at 2002, 2006, and 2010 World Cups, as well as Euro 2004 (where he was named one of four England players in the tournament’s all-star squad) and Euro 2012.
  • He announced his retirement from international football on May 11, 2014, after being left out of England’s squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
  • From 2001 to 2014, he made 107 appearances for England, making him the country’s most-capped full-back. In 2010, he was also named England Player of the Year.
  • After retiring from playing, he became a coach at Derby and has since followed Frank Lampard to Chelsea as an academy coach.

Facts of Ashley Cole

Full NameAshley Cole
Net Worth$60 Million
Date Of BirthDecember 20th, 1980
Age 41 years 6 months
Place Of BirthStepney, England
Height5 Feet and 9 Inches
Weight66 Kilograms
EducationBow School
PartnerSharon Canu
ParentsRon Callender
Star SignSagittarius


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