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A detailed look at Mason Mount biography including his general information, life story, style of play and career statistics.

Mason Mount is a professional player who is currently playing for Chelsea Football club and England National team. Over the past few seasons Mount has established himself as one of the most promising talents in the top five European leagues.

A graduate of Chelsea's famous academy, Mount made a name for himself after his impressive performances for Chelsea's B team. In his first two seasons as a professional player, Mason Mount was loaned to Eredevise club, Vitesse and the Premier League side, 

Derby County

.

In 2019 Chelsea was banned from signing players for two transfer windows. Mason Mount returned to Chelsea upon Frank Lampard's request, who was also his coach at Derby County. The versatile attacking midfielder wasted little time to prove his quality among some of Premier League best players. Mount played 35 games and scored 8 goals in his first Premier League debut season and his performances was praised by fans and critics.

At 21 years of age, Mason Mount is considered among the most wanted youngsters in the football world. He has been one of Chelsea academy's best graduates in recent years. In total, Mount has scored 42 goals and has provided 37 assists in 207 matches so far into his career. Stay tuned to read more about 

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All You Need to Know about Mason Mount Biography

In the following article, we will have a look at Mason Mount biography which includes his career and personal life. We will go deep into every aspect of his personal and professional life to see why he is considered as one of the best forwards in the football world.

Mason Mount Information

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Mason Mount Bio

  • Full Name:

    Mason Tony Mount

  • Nickname:

    The Beast

  • Profession:

    Professional Footballer

Mason Mount Physical Stats

  • Weight:

    70 Kg

  • Height:

    1.78 m (6 ft.0 in)

  • Eye Color:

    Black

  • Hair Color:

    Black

Mason Mount Football Information

  • Position:

    Attacking Midfielder

  • Jersey Number:

    19 at Chelsea and England National team

  • Professional Debut:

    2018

Mason Mount Date of Birth and Personal Info

  • Date of Birth:

    January 10, 1999

  • Birth Place:

    Portsmouth, England

  • Zodiac Sign: 

    Capricorn

  • Nationality:

    English

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Mason Mount Early Life

In this section of our article about

Mason Mount biography

we will present you with the most interesting facts about Mason Mount childhood and his family background to see where he took his first steps as an amateur footballer.

Mason Mount date of birth

is at January 10, 1999. It is interesting that Mason Mount shares his birthday with legendary American Boxer, George Forman who is also born on the tenth day of January.

Mount was born in

Portsmouth

, England to Toni and Debbi Mount who were both football fan and their son on the early stages of their footballing journey.

Mason Mount nationality

is English.

Mason Mount's parents were diehard Portsmouth fans, which is the most popular team of their home town. They used to take his son to the stadiums and together they witnessed some of the most historic games of English football history.

Mason talked about his childhood memories with his father and the impact of seeing the games from the stands at the stadiums:

I went to both the semi-final and the final in 2008 with my dad and it was just brilliant to see Portsmouth actually lift the trophy. It felt like the whole city was there at Wembley because it was a massive game for the club."

"I also went to the 2010 final against Chelsea two years later and I remember thinking how big the stadium was – it still feels like that for me now so you can imagine what it felt like at the age of nine!"

Mason Mount took his first steps as a footballer at the Baorhunt FC academy at the age of four. He impressed his coaches' right from the start. According to his managers at the time, He was so good that they had no choice but to play him with boys much older than himself.

Mason Mount

passed the Chelsea academy's trial when he was 6. Interestingly, his father did not want his son to join the Chelsea academy because of the fact that Jon Terry was the only product of Chelsea who went on to become a first team member. However, he had no choice but to let his son join Chelsea after the 6-years old Mason confidently said that he aims to be the second player get promoted to Chelsea's senior side.

The young forward rose through academy ranks and was at the top of his game when he reached the B team of Chelsea. He won many trophies including 3 FA Youth and one Uefa Youth League titles. He even befriended two of the club's best players, John Terry and David Luiz.

In 2017 Mason Mount was loaned to Vitesse and later Derby County as Chelsea hoped that he would gain more experience by playing regularly.

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Mason Mount Profile

In This part of the article, we will concentrate on Mason Mount profile which includes Mason Mount style of play, goal celebration and the reception he has got from media, fans and his colleagues.

Starting his professional career at Eredevise

Mason Mount started his professional career at the 2017-18 season with

Vitesse Arnheim

's first team. In total, Mason Mount scored 13 goals and provided 10 assists in 39 games for Vitesse across all competitions. At the end of his debut professional season, Mason Mount was chosen as Vitesse best player of the year.

Loan spell at Derby County

His excellent performances attracted the interest of Frank Lampard, who was experiencing his managerial debut season with Derby County at the Championships.

Mount joined Aston Villa in 2018. He scored on his debut for Derby in a 2–1 away win against Reading. Mount was a key member for Derby County secured as they sealed promotion to the Premier League after defeating Leeds United at the play-offs.

In total, Mount scored 11 goals and assisted 6 times in 44 games for Villa. His best performance was against Bolton Wonderers when he scored a hat-trick and kept his team in contention for the play-off.

Returning to Chelsea

Frank Lampard assignment by Chelsea was a perfect chance for Mason Mount to return to his boyhood club. Mount returned to Chelsea at the beginning of the 2019-20 season. He debuted in a 0–4 defeat to Manchester United in the Premier League. He scored his first goal the following week against Leicester City.

Since the arrival of Timo Werner,

Hakim Ziyech

and Kai Havertz at the beginning of the 20-21 season, Mount has faced stiff competition to get to the starting line-up. Still, he has managed to scored 3 goal and provide 6 assists in 25 games for Chelsea so far into the season.

His best two games of the season so far were in back-to-back games in January, first in a 4–0 win at Morecambe in the third round of the FA Cup and then away to Fulham in a 1–0 Premier League victory. The Blues ended the first half of the season at the eighth place.

With England National team

Mason Mount represented England's youth teams from U-15 to U21. He was called up to the senior team by Gareth Southgate before the 2018 World Cup, but eventually failed to make the final squad.

Mason Mount made his debut for the

England

senior team in September of 2019. He came on as a substitute in England's 4–0 home win over Bulgaria at the UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying. He scored his first international goal on 17 of November, in a 4–0 away win against Kosovo in UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying.

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Style of Play

Mount has been praised for his goal scoring instincts as well as his speed and passing qualities. Although his main position is the attacking midfielder, the youngster can also perform in any of the three forward positions. During his career, Mason Mount has played 116 games as an attacking midfielder, 41 games as a central-midfielder, and 3 games as a right midfielder. He has also played a total of 14 games as a left and right winger.

Mount is an excellent free-kick taker. He once revealed the secret to his skill in an interview with the Guardian.

“A free-kick is a very tough technique and it’s something I’ve always worked on. Watching David Beckham and Ronaldo scoring all these free-kicks, I was in awe. I’ve worked on it for a very long time. It doesn’t always come off. It’s a very difficult technique, but when they do it feels brilliant.”

Reception

Mason Mount is considered to be among the most promising attacking midfielder of the football world at the moment. He has been praised by his coaches for many of his qualities. He also is a fan favorite among Chelsea fans, especially because he came through the club's academy and created a lot of excitement in his debut season for Chelsea senior side.

Even the best players in the history of football have faced criticism from their coaches and fans at some parts of their career. In the case of Mason Mount, he was criticized the most for his tendency to cause controversy outside the football pitch. Especially after he broke England lockdown rules during COVID-19 Pandemic to play football with his best friend and Westham player,

Declan Rice

. He was fined by the club and later apologized for his mistake.

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Goal Celebration

Goal celebration is one of the most important aspects of every player's career. Some footballers tend to change their goal celebration every now and then, while some others are known to have a signature goal celebration.

The general rule is that Footballers use the chance of celebrating goals to send messages that are important to them. For some, it is only a chance to show some fun gestures. Others celebrate their goals with messages to their loved ones, and then there are those who celebrate their goals by sending societal and political messages to the society.

Mason Mount has a very unique goal celebration. In Chelsea's 4-0 win against

Everton

back in 2018, Greenwood celebrated his goal with a little dance for the home supporters and took to twitter to explain his new moves.

"Had to pull out the Frankenstein," Mount posted on social media in a message to @ChunkzEN.

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Mason Mount outside football

Mason Mount favorite activities outside football are playing video games (Especially FIFA), spending time with his family and friends and engaging in other sports. He is also active regularly on social media. His Instagram account is

@masonmount10

. He has around 1.5 million followers on Instagram. He has the same account id on twitter.

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Mason Mount Personal Life

One of the most interesting part of SportMob's article on

Mason Mount biography

is about his personal life. In this section we will have a look at Mason Mount immediate family, love life and children. We will also present you with some information about his philanthropy activities and legal issues.

Family, Children and Relationships

Mason Mount was born at the tenth of January 1999 in Southampton, England. Mason Mount father, Toni was a passionate football fan.

He supported Mason from his early days up for which Mason is forever grateful, as he said in an interview with the Guardian back in 2019:

“I always speak to my dad before a season starts and we set goals and one of those was 10 goals. Dad’s very hard on me and is my biggest critic, so 10 is always going to be the target. He has said that my whole life. If you are averaging 10 goals as a midfielder you are having a good season.”

Mason Mount has been in a relationship with English pop-star, Chloe Wealleans-Watts, since 2017. The couple seem to have a solid relationship. Chloe Wealleans-Watts is active in the Music industry. She is a member of London-based girl group 303.

The rising band is currently signed to Hot Spring Music, which is an independent label. Their debut single named ‘Whisper’ was released in 2018.

Chloe is from Northumberland in England and has won several singing competitions in his teenage years. She even went into the finals of the Open Mic UK competition in 2014. Her younger brother, Cole is a TV actor. Among his most notable movies is 'King Arthur: Legend of the Sword’.

Chloe and Mason have shared some lovely pictures of themselves on their social media accounts. They celebrated their anniversary with a trip to Dubai. One of Mason best friends from Childhood and fellow footballer, Declan Rice accompanied them with his girlfriend. Chloe shared a picture of herself and Mason with the caption: “You made my first time in Dubai unforgettable! Thank you for everything!" The couple are yet to have a child together.

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Philanthropy

It is really interesting to know if Mason Mount has had any background in humanitarian work and philanthropy.

Mason Mount religion

is Christianity. There are no information on whether he considers himself a religious person or not.

Legal Issues

While some footballers have certainly gotten into legal disputes with various people and organizations, Mason Mount has had no legal disputes throughout his life.

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Mason Mount Career Statistics

In this section, we want to take a look at Mason Mount career statistics both on the club and international level.

Club

A look at Mason Mount Career Statistics shows why he is considered among the most wanted talents in the football world. In total Mason Mount has played 207 Games for three clubs (Vitesse Arnheim, Derby County and Chelsea) during his career. He has registered 42 goals and 37 assists to his name.

Mason Mount best season individually was the 2017-18 Season in which he scored 13 goals and assisted 10 times in 40 games for Vitesse Arnheim across all competitions.

His weakest season in terms of goals and assists was the 2018-19 season in which he scored 8 goals and made 6 assists in 33 games for Chelsea. Mount has scored 3 goals and has provided 6 assists in 25 games across all competitions for Chelsea so far in the 2020-21 season.

International

Mason Mount has played 10 games for England and has scored 2 goals for the national team. He has represented England U-16, U-17, U-18, U-19, U20 and

U-21

teams before being called up to the senior team in 2018 by Gareth Southgate. In total he scored 13 goals in 40 games for England youth teams.

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Mason Mount Honors

We rap up our article on Mason Mount biography with a look at his honors and achievements.

Mason Mount's first individual honor was winning the award for Vitesse Player of the Year in the 2017–18 season. He later won Eredivisie Talent of the Month in January 2018.

Despite his young age, Mason Mount has had many individual and collective achievements during his time as a professional footballer, the most important of those are: FA Cup runner-up (2019–20 with Chelsea) and the UEFA European Under-19 Championship in 2017. While some of his most important personal achievements are:

Chelsea Academy Player of the Year: 2016–17/ UE/ FA European Under-19 Championship Team of the Tournament: 2017/ UEFA European Under-19 Championship Golden Player: 2017/ Eredivisie Talent of the Month: January 2018

His most successful season collectively was the 2019-20 season in which he reached the knock-out stages of the UEFA Champions League and ended the season at the third place behind champions Liverpool and the runner-ups, Manchester City.

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