Kendall Waston

by John Von 16 Feb,2018
Kendall Waston
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 5 Inch
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Kendall Jamaal Waston Manley
  • Birth Place San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Famous Name Kendall Waston
  • Father Unknown
  • Mother Unknown
  • Net Worth estimated to be more than $ 750,000
  • Salary $ 587000 he earns as an annual salary
  • Nationality Costa Rica
  • Currently Working For Vancouver Whitecaps FC
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Priscilla
  • Divorce No
  • Children Son
  • Affair with No
  • Girlfriend No
  • Boyfriend No
  • Religion Unknown
  • Tatto(s) Unknown

Kendall Watson is a professional football player who plays as a center back for Costa Rica National Football Team and Canadian soccer club, Vancouver Whitecaps FC. He wears no 4 on his jersey for his current club.

He has played for several Costa Rican clubs such as  Deportivo Saprissa, UCR, Perez Zeledon were some clubs he represented before joining the Canadian club in 2014.

Watson made his debut for Costa Rican in 2013 and appeared in 17 matches and scored 3 goals for his home country.

Kendall Watson’s Early Life

Kendall Watson was born on January 1, 1988, in San Jose, Costa Rica. He is of Costa Rican Nationality. He was interested in football from his early days as a child and enrolled in the youth academy of Costa Rican local clubs, Deportivo Saprissa.

Kendall Watson’s Networth

A popular and successful Costa Rica football icon like Kendall Watson’s current total net worth is not exactly known. However, his current wage playing for Whitecaps FC is $ 11290.50 which amounts to be more than $ 587000 in a year.

His net worth could be in the region of $ 750,000 as of 2018. His present market value is $ 1066325 as of Feb 2018.

Besides, he might also have endorsement deals with local brands through which he earns additional amount. He has been promoting a brand of cap through his Facebook page and might be earning well.

Kendall Watson’s Professional Career

Watson made his debut for the senior team of Saprissa and joined the team in 2006. While under club he was transferred to several Costa Ricans clubs such as Carmelita, Nacional, Bayamon, UCR and Perez Zeledon as a loan.

It was in the year 2012 that he made to the main team of Saprissa.

With Depritivo Saprissa the defender was able to win Costa Rican Cup in 2013 and  Liga FPD in 2014.

Kendall Watson later signed with his current club, North American  Major Soccer club, Vancouver Whitecaps FC on 8 August 2014.

He scored the goal for the club in the last game of the season which send Vancouver to playoff for the second time since their team formation to major league soccer place.

His outstanding performances earned him the Player of the Year for Vancouver White Caps FC in 2015 and was named in Major league-best XI team in 2015 and 2017 as well as being included in Major league Soccer all-star team in 2016.

With the team, he won the  Canadian championship in 2015.

Kendall Watson’s International Career

After competing for Costa Rica in the U-20 and U-23 levels and represented Costa Rica in FIFA U-20 World Cup, he made his international debut for Costa Rica senior team against Canada in May 2013.

He scored his first international goal against Nicaragua on 15 December 2015 in a friendly match.

He, along with players like Johan VenegasOscar Duarte, and Cristian Gamboa, was the key players that played a major in taking Costa Rica to 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Kendall Watson, in particular, was instrumental as his decisive equalizing goal against Honduras during qualification proved to be crucial as the goal helped Costa Rica to cement their place at World Cup.

Kendall Watson’s Personal Life

The 6 feet 5 inches tall Costa Rican defender is happily married and devoted family man. He is married to his wife, Priscila Watson. The couple has a son, Keysaack Watson who Kendall cited as the inspiration to him and his life.

Together with family looks united happy and content with each other.

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