- Famous Name Kalvin Phillips
- Country United Kingdom GB
- Birth Name Kalvin Mark Phillips
- Birth Place Leeds, England
- Famous Name Kalvin Phillips
- Birth Date 2 December 1995 (age 24)
- Salary £1.5 million in a year
- Siblings 2
- Nationality English
- Ethnicity Mixed
- Girlfriend Ashleigh Behan
An English professional football player Kalvin Phillips is currently signed to Leeds United that recently promoted to the Premier League. He started his professional career in 2014 with Leeds and has only played for them till now. He is a defensive midfielder but can also play as a center-back. He was recently called up to the English national team to play the UEFA Nations League.
Kalvin Phillips made headlines after being called up to the English team being the only player from Leeds United since Alan Smith. How much does he earn annually? Who is his girlfriend?
Kalvin Phillips Salary and Net worth
Kalvin made his professional debut with Leeds in 2014 and has been signed to the team for 6 years now. Since, Leeds played in the EFL Championship previously, his salary is less compared to other Premier League players. The team has now qualified for the EPL so his salary will definitely rise.
Kalvin's weekly wage in 2020 is reported to be £30,000 and will make more than £1.5 million in a year. He is one of the highest-paid players of the team.
Earlier, he used to earn £234,000. Phillips is signed to the team until 2024 but will surely get a contract extension with improved salary and bonuses as he recently got a callup from the national team.
Who is Kalvin Phillips Girlfriend?
Kalvin is unmarried but is in a relationship with his make-up artist girlfriend Ashleigh Behan. The couple is dating each other for a couple of years now and is living together. They might soon get married as Kelvin has led Leeds to Premier League and also made into the English team.
The pair have visited Finland, enjoyed a trip to York Races and have taken the odd trip or two to London.
Childhood, Family, Heritage, Career
Kalvin was born as Kalvin Mark Phillips on 2 December 1995 (age 24). He was born in Leeds, England to an Irish mother and a Jamaican father. He is English by nationality but is eligible to play for Ireland and Jamaica from his parents' heritages. He was also callup to the Jamaican team but opted to play for England.
Kalvin was born as a triplet and lost one of his sisters when he was a child. He also has a brother.
Also popular by his nickname Yorkshire Pirlo, Kalvin's teacher in school told him to stop playing football when he was young. He grew up in Armley, a district west of Leeds where he played his youth career for Wortley from 2003 to 2010. He then played a year for Farsley. During that time, he went to watch Wortley play in their home tournament but went on playing for them as they did not have enough players.
Phillips caught the eye of Leeds City Boys scout and signed for them in 2010. He made his senior debut with the team in 2014 and won the EFL Championship 2019–20. He was also named to the English squad for the UEFA Nations League by head coach Gareth Southgate.