Cobi Jones Biography

Facts of Cobi Jones

Date of Birth: 1970 June 16
Age: 47 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Birth Sign:: gemini
Birth Name Cobi N'Gai Jones
Father Freeman Jones
Mother Mada Jones
Nationality American
Ethnicity white
Salary 95,000 USD (2007)
Weight in KG 72 kg
Married Yes
Married to Kim Reese (m. 2009)
Children Cai Jones, Cayden Jones

Synopsis

Cobi Jones is a popular American soccer player. He last played for Los Angeles Galaxy in 2007. Currently, he is the analyst for the Los Angeles Galaxy on Time Warner Cable SportsNet. He also was seen on Fox Sports, BeIN Sports, and the Pac 12 Network. As a player, he played at the position of midfielder from 1994 to 2005. His career started with Coventry City.

Early Life

Cobi Jones was born as Cobi N’Gai Jones on June 16, 1970. His place of birth was Detroit, Michigan, United States. He was raised in Southern California. He started playing soccer with AYSO at the age of five in Westlake, Village, California. Upon graduating from Westlake High School, he attended UCLA and become one of its most successful soccer-playing graduates. While attending UCLA, he associated with Lambda Chi Alpha, an international fraternity.

Professional Career

After participating and performing in the 1994 World Cup held in the United States, Cobi Jones assigned by the English team the Coventry City of the Premier League, where he spent one season. Upon playing with Coventry, he went to play with a Brazilian multisport club named CR Vasco da Gama. In 1996, he joined Los Angeles Galaxy and his best season with Galaxy came in 1998, where he had 19 goals and 13 assists. Cobi scored  70 goals in 306 apps while playing with Galaxy.

A Cobi Jones appearance for the U.S National team is outstanding. He has a successful international career. He represented his nation at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, and played at the 2000 CONCACAF Gold Cup and won with the national team at 2002 CONCACAF Gold Cup. He scored 15 goals with 164 apps with the United States. He won numerous awards during his career.

Personal profile of Cobi Jones

Cobi Jones is one of the rock stars of the soccer world. Despite his retirement, he is popular among his fans. He has countless admirers from around the world. He has reached the age of 46 now. He has a good height of 5 feet and 7 inch, which is around 1.70m. He is American by nationality. His ethnicity is unknown at this time. His astrological sign is Gemini.

On September 12, 2009, he married his girlfriend, Kim Reese after having a long affair with her. Her wife is a music consultant and former music executive at New Line Cinema. The couple celebrated their married at the Four Seasons Resort Aviara in Carlsbad, California. Since getting married to Kim, he is extremely happy in his married life. There is no any news of divorce or separation. They are blessed with two sons named, Cayden and Cai. 

Interesting FACTS

Cobi Jones is one of star players of soccer. He is available on the social media that includes Twitter and Instagram. As of 2007, his salary is $95,000. He has an accumulated net worth of $3 million

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