James Jeggo

Sushan 19 Feb,2022

Facts of James Jeggo

Birth Name
James Alexander Jeggo
Famous Name
James Jeggo
Current City
Married to
Shannen Jai Jeggo
Currently Married
Sophie Ava
Father Nationality
Mother Nationality
No. of Instagram Followers
13,500 +



Market Value : 800,000 Position in Team : Midfielder

Football Player

Market Value
Position in Team

Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$1 million
Football player


Married to
Shannen Jai Jeggo
Currently Married

James Jeggo is a professional football player from Australia who currently plays in the Belgian top league, Belgian First Division A. He plays in the central midfielder position for Eupen where he joined in 2022. He wears the Number 4 Jersey for his team. 

Previously, he used to play for Adelaide United where he won the FFA Cup in 2014. Also, he won the Austrian Cup in the 2017-1 season. Individually, he was named in the A-League Young Footballer of the Year in the 2014-15 season. He represents Australia in the international tournament.

Who is Jeggo? His personal information, family, and early career

James Alexander Jeggo, famously known by the name James Jeggo was born on February 12, 1992, in Vienna, Austria. According to astrologers, his birth sign is Aquarius

Young Young James Jeggo SOURCE: Instagram@jimmyjeggo

He was born to his mother and father whose name is not revealed at the moment. He moved to Australia along with his parents. At that time he was just a kid.

He grew up along with his older brother named Luc Jeggo. He is also a former professional football player playing in the Faroe Islands Premier League.

Early Career

He played his first youth career with an Austrian club named SV Schwechat where he joined in 1999. There he played for 3 years. 

After his family migrated to Australia, he immediately started playing for the youth team of Green Gully up to 2006.

After that, he spend another 4 years with the club VIS before moving to Melbourne Victory in 2010.

He started his senior career with VTC Football in 2011. 

How tall is James?

As of 2022, James Jeggo is just 30 years old and possesses a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.79 meters)

His weight is around 66 kg and had short brown hair.

What is the net worth of James J? His contract, net worth, and salary at Eupen

As per sources, the net worth of the Austrian-born Australian footballer is estimated to be $1 million approximately. His net worth includes all his properties, cars, houses, luxuries, and assets.

James James Jeggo's car SOURCE: Instagram@jimmyjeggo

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Playing at the Belgian top league he earns an average salary of more than $200,000 per year with his current club. His contract with the club will end on June 30, 2023.

According to transfermarkt, his market value in 2022 is 800 thousand pounds. But, it is not the highest market value he has ever had. His all-time high market value was in December of 2018 when it was 125 million pounds.

He lives a luxurious lifestyle with his partner in Greece. His wife's business has also helped him boost his monetary values. He and his partner like visiting different luxurious places and often post them on their social media.

Jeggo's married life with his wife || How long has he been married?

Eupen's midfielder James Jeggy is currently living a happily married life with his wife Shannen Jai Jeggo. The couple has been together for more than 8 years. 

He has been dating his current wife since 2013. It is not sure when and where the pair met for the first time, but they have been seeing each other since then. During that time, he was playing in Australia for the club named Melbourne Victory.

James James Jeggo with his wife SOURCE: Instagram@jimmyjeggo

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After dating for a few years, the pair finally decided to get married in 2017. Their marriage was held in Australia in the presence of their close friends and relatives.

In December of 2017, James posted his photos of a marriage ceremony. He captioned it 

"Mr. and Mrs Jeggo"

He is currently living with his lover in Greece.

Who is Jeggo's wife Shannen?

James Jeggo's partner Shannen, whose full name is Shannen Jai Peroomalis a professional blogger who posts about fashions and lifestyle.

She is also famous for becoming the wife of the Australian midfielder, James.

She was born in 1996. She has also her own clothing brand named SJP.

James James Jeggo's wife Shannen SOURCE: Instagram@jimmyjeggo

Like her husband, she is also quite famous on Instagram where she has more than 267,000 followers. Her Instagram Id is @shannenjai and frequently posts about her private life. Her Insta mostly contains photos of her fashion and lifestyle.

She frequently gives updates about her partner and their children through their Ig. 

Besides, she has also a website where she posts her blogs. And fans can also buy clothing products from the website. Her website is shannenjai.com.

James and Shannen: Parents of a child

James Jeggo and his loving wife, Shannen Peroomal are blessed with a child, a daughter. Their daughter's name is Sophie Ava who was born on December 1 of 2019.

James James Jeggo with his wife and daughter SOURCE: Instagram@jimmyjeggo

The couple announced that they were going to give a bit to their child in July of 2019. He posted a photo with his wife where he was seen with the scan of their baby. 

He said,

"Can’t wait to welcome our baby girl into the world. #december19"

On their daughter's birth, they both shared their happiness through their Instagram. Shannen posted a photo where she was watching her child's leg and captioned,

''ophie Ava Jeggo, born on the 19/12/2019 at 19:19 - Oh how you have changed our lives for the better. Nothing else in this world matters but you. You have my whole entire heart baby girl. We did good @jimmyjeggo"

The couple frequently posts about their children on their social media. 

Social Media Presence

H Soutter is an active social media user who is active on platforms like Instagram. 

His Insta id is @harry_souttar where he frequently shares his games, training, and his private life with his fans. He has more than 17,500 followers on his Insta.

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