A look at the Top facts about Jack Grealish, England's new star including his childhood, love life, career and his most interesting quotes.
The year 2020 has been the most amazing year of Jack Grealish's career. The 25 years old talented playmaker has won the heart of every football fan with his amazing performances since the start of the 2020-21 Premier League Season.
Dean Smith's Players has been the biggest surprise of the season so far. Their offensive performances have been praised by critics and football fans around the world. Jack Gealish has been his team's most influential player as his creativity and passing ability has helped Aston Villa to climb the table up to the 6th place.
Aston Villa has achieved great results with Grealish pulling the strings in the middle of the pitch. Aston Villa's incredible 7-2 hammering of title-defenders, Liverpool has been their biggest win so far. They were also victorious against Leicester City (1-0) and Arsenal (3-0)
Grealish's form was rewarded by Gareth Southgate and he played his first game for England National team in the game against Denmark. Grealish was sensational for England in Europa League group stage, although at the end England could not make it to the Semi-final.
Jack Grealish is in the form of his life and hopes to achieve new heights with Aston Villa in England's domestic leagues. For now let's have a look at the top facts about Jack Grealish, England's new star.
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In the following article we will take a look at the Top facts about Jack Grealish, England's new star. First we present you with some of the general information.
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First part our article on top facts about Jack Grealish is about his birthday. Jack Grealish Birthday is at 10th of September 1995. Jack Grealish nationality is English although he has Irish origins. He was born in Birmingham, England.
Jack Grealish zodiac sign is Virgo. He shares his birthday with many great stars from football and other fields. Some of the most famous figures born on tenth of September are:
Footballers: Sam Kerr, Laurent Koscielny and Matt Ritchie/ Actors and Actresses: Collin Firth, Guy Ritchie and Ryan Philippe/ Businessmen: Jack Ma
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At this part we will look at the top facts about Jack Grealish Childhood story and the family and the background he grew up in. Jack Grealish was born into a football-loving family. Jack's parents were Aston Viila diehard fans even before he was born.
Jack has strong Irish origins and you could say football runs in the family DNA. Jack's great-great-grandfather, Billy Garraty, was a professional footballer, who even made one appearance for England and won the 1905 FA Cup Final with Aston Villa.
Jack Grealish childhood was not free of tragedy. When he was four years old, his nine-months-old brother Keelan, died of SID (sudden infant death syndrome) in April 2000.
Jack also has a sister who suffers from Cerebral Palsy. Despite the illness, his sister has a strong personality and always make the family happy with her energetic and positive attitude towards life.
"She gives me so much happiness. She gives my whole family a lot of happiness. She suffers with cerebral palsy and has been in and out of hospital all the time really. She’s full of energy and makes everyone laugh all the time. Having someone like her around all the time is incredible." (From Jack Grealish interview with soccerbible)
Jack Grealish parents were always supportive of their son's passion for football. They used to attend Aston Villa home matches whenever they could. According to Jack Grealish's own words, they were also very down-to-earth and tried to bring up Jack with the same mentality.
"My dad wouldn’t let me get carried away with stuff. Nor would my mum. I come from a big family and I know what’s most important in life. I know my dad wouldn’t let me get carried away and I think it’s important that you do stay grounded and be conscious of that too."
Jack Grealish Father is now his son's agent. Jack has a younger brother, Kevan who also plays for Aston Villa, but at the youth level. He also has two younger sister, Holly and Kiera.
Jack Grealish started his amateur career at Aston Villa academy. His idol during this period was Aston Villa legend, Paul Merson. Jack's talent was obvious from the start and he rose through the academy ranks with ease until he was called up to the senior side in 2012.
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Jack Grealish girlfriend for a long time was his childhood sweetheart, Sasha Attwood. Jack met Sasha for the first time when they were both in secondary school.
Sasha Attwood is an English Model from Birmingham. She started her modeling career when she was only 13 years old. Currently she works as a model for MOT models, one of England's most famous fashion model agencies.
Jack and Sasha kept their relationship for many years until it was rumored in 2019 that the pair has split up. Although none of them confirmed the rumors.
In October 2019, Jack Grealish was pictured with a 24-years-old model named, Jena Drumes who happens to be Jesse Lingard's former girlfriend. However, Jack was quick to announce that the pair are just friends and do not have a romantic relationship together.
Any new information about Jack Grealish love life will be published here at SportMob.
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In case of Jack Grealish career, you should know that he is known for his incredible pace, amazing creativity and technique. He started his professional career in his boyhood club, Aston Villa, but did not feature for the first team and was loaned to Notts County in 2013-14.
Grealish made his professional debut for Notts country in a 3–1 away defeat to Milton Keynes Dons. He scored his first career goal in a 3–1 win over Gillingham after beating three defenders.
After impressing on load, Grealish was back at Aston Villa and has stayed with the club ever since. He was playing for Aston Villa in the Championship and was moderately successful.
In the 2019-20 season Villa was back in the Premier League but their first season in the top tier of England football was nearly catastrophic as Villa narrowly avoided relegation in the last game of the season.
Things started to change amazingly for Grealish and Aston Villa in the 2020-21 season. Grealish has been on the form of his life since the beginning of the season, scoring freely and setting up his team mates with amazing assists.
His best game of the season, and probably his career was against Liverpool in which he scored a brace and set up three goals as Aston Villa humiliated the defending Champions, Liverpool by seven goals to two.
With Grealish producing amazing performances game after game, Aston Villa fans are dreaming of getting back to the place they occupied for many years during their history, which is among the Premier League top teams.
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Jack Grealish net worth is estimsted to be 11 million Pounds in 2020, including all of his properties and earnings. Jack Grealish market value is at 45 million Euros. He is ranked number 1 among Aston Villa players and number 42 among all Premier League players. Jack Grealish salary in 2020 is reportedly £135,000 weakly.
According to Jack Grealish Transfermarket stats, he has played a total of 276 games for two clubs (Notts County and Aston Villa). He has scored 41 goals and has provided 53 assists for his team mates.
Jack Grealish Transfermarket stats shows why he is considered among the best wingers in the world. He is often praised for his creativity as he can play at either sides of the pitch. During his career, he has played 117 games as an attacking midfielder, 86 games as a Left winger and 12 games as a right winger.
On the international level Jack Grealish Transfermarket stats shows that he has scored no goal in his 4 games for England, but he has provided 2 assists. He was also a member of Ireland U17, U19 and U21 youth teams and in total scored 6 goals in 19 games, but eventually decided to play for England's senior national team.
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One of the most amusing parts of SportMob's article on top facts about Jack Grealish is a look back at his most interesting and controversial quotes about himself and other players.
On his famous hair style:
It started when I was about seventeen, I don’t know what made me do it to be honest. I needed a change up from what I had before and ever since, I’ve kept it this way and I think it’s become a bit of a trademark around Birmingham, especially with the Villa fans. (From his interview with soccerbible)
On his overall rating at FIFA 21:
"80 is so harsh! Only 76 pace and 61 physicality, what are they talking about?! I’m pleased to have made the 80s though, an upgrade of three on last year." (From his interview with standard.co.uk)
On Defeating Liverpool 7-2:
“It was unbelievable, when you think about it. A few times, in the second half especially, when we went 6-2, 7-2 up, we were saying ‘what’s going on?’ while we were celebrating. We couldn’t really believe it. It’s not really sunk in."
On him being a family person:
I loved being at home with my two brothers, my two sisters and my mum and dad. I’m a proper family person. It was tough to move out, especially as someone who couldn’t cook. I still need to have my mum come round a few times a week to help me around the house"
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We round up our article on the top facts about Jack Grealish with a list of his most notable achievements and records at club and international level.
With Aston Villa:
EFL Championship play-offs: 2019, FA Cup runner-up: 2014–15, EFL Cup runner-up: 2019–20, Aston Villa Player of the Season: 2019–20, Aston Villa Young Player of the Season: 2014–15 and PFA Team of the Year: 2018–19 Championship.
With England National team:
Toulon Tournament: 2016 (with England U21)