Jamie Carragher Biography
Jamie Carragher (Full name: James Lee Duncan Carragher) is an outstanding English football pundit and a former footballer. Throughout his playing career which spanned 17 years, he played for Premier League club Liverpool as a defender. Jamie was a one-club man who served as Liverpool’s vice-captain for a decade. As of now, he is the club’s second-longest-ever serving player. Jamie made his 737th appearance for Liverpool in all competitions on May 19, 2013.
Jamie Carragher Age
Jamie Carragher was born on 28th January 1978, in Bootle, Merseyside, England. He is 45 years old.
Jamie Carragher Height
Jamie stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch (Approx 1.85 m).
Jamie Carragher Family
Jamie was born in Bootle, Merseyside, England to his mother Paula Carragher, and his father Philly Carragher.
Jamie Carragher Wife
He is blissfully hitched to Nicola Hart who was his childhood sweetheart. The adorable couple shares two children, a son called James Lee Carragher and a daughter named Mia Carragher. James was born on 11th November 2002, in Liverpool, England. He is 20 years old. James stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches tall (1.92 m). As of now, he plays as a center-back for Wigan Athletic, the EFL League One club.
Moreover, Mia was born on 14th May 2004, in Liverpool, England. She is 18 years old. She is an actor, inspiring singer, dancer, and model. She trained at Rare Studios as a dancer.
Jamie Carragher Liverpool
Jamie was an Everton supporter while growing up. His dad was as well an Everton supporter. In 1988, Jamie joined Merseyside rivals, Liverpool. Throughout his playing career which spanned 17 years, Jamie played for Premier League club Liverpool as a defender.
In 1996, Jamie helped Liverpool to win the FA Youth Cup with a 4–1 aggregate victory over a West Ham United side that included Rio Ferdinand and Frank Lampard. Throughout the tournament, he was tried out in defense for the first time.
Jamie Carragher Salary
He pockets a satisfactory salary of $84,396 per year. This is according to Sky Sports commentators’ salaries.
Jamie Carragher Net Worth
Jamie Carragher has amassed most of his wealth from his playing career and currently has an estimated net worth of $21 Million.
Jamie Carragher Gary Neville | Pundit
During the 2013-2014 season, he signed a contract with Sky Sports to appear as a pundit along with Jamie Redknapp, Gary Neville, and Graeme Souness. He appeared on Monday Night Football on Sky Sports along with Gary Neville with presenter Ed Chamberlin from 2013 to 2016.
Jamie Carragher FIFA
Prior to announcing his retirement from international football in 2007, Jamie represented England at the 2006 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2004. Jamie for the moment came out of retirement in order to represent England at the FIFA World Cup in 2010. In 2013, he retired for the second time with 38 senior England caps.
Jamie Carragher Sky Sports
He joined Sky Sports after his second retirement. During the 2013-2014 season, Jamie signed a contract with Sky Sports to appear as a pundit. As of now, he appears as a commentator and pundit. In July 2020, CBS Sports announced that Jamie would join their Champions League studio, broadcast team.
Jamie Carragher Podcast
On 11 October 2017, Jamie was unveiled as The Telegraph’s new football columnist. In June 2018, he joined its team of expert commentators to cover the World Cup in Russia. Moreover, he was featured in The Telegraph’s Total Football podcast throughout the tournament.
Jamie Carragher Foundation
In 2009, he set up a charitable foundation known as 23 Foundation with the stated ambition of assisting the youth of Merseyside. In 2010, he donated all the proceeds from his testimonial year to a charity. Jamie’s charity assembled an initial fund of £1 million. In August 2015, he visited a pub dedicated to his career in Liverpool known as “Carragher’s” on West 39th street, Manhattan, New York.