Matt Turner is a professional footballer who plays in the goalkeeper position for Premier League club Arsenal. Turner has been representing his current club since joining them on July 1, 2022. But before that, he represented New England Revolution.
Turner plays for the national football team of the United States of America. Also, he is the CONCACAF Gold Cup Golden Glove winner and made it to the CONCACAF Gold Cup Best XI. Turner was critical in winning CONCACAF, who kept five clean sheets in a total of 6 games. He was also voted the Revolution's Player of the Year by his teammates and England Revolution's MVP in 2020.
Matthew Charles Turner, famously known by the name Matt Turner was born on June 24, 1994, in Park Ridge, New Jersey, United States. His father, Stuart Turner, and his mother, Cindy Turner, are Jewish. Turner's family is originally from Lithuania, where his grandparents flew during World War II. He also has a sister named Michelle, who graduated from Villanova Nursing School.
He has a height of 6 feet 3 inches and weighs around 78 kg. With a gigantic height and high reflection, he has been top since joining New England Revolution in 2016.
Matt Turner has an estimated net worth of $1 million. He accumulated most of his income from playing football (soccer) in MLB. Turner is signed with Arsenal and has a massive deal worth €6.36 million. Playing with Arsenal, Turner makes £39,000 a week and £2,028,000 a year.
In 2019, Turner signed a contract worth $375,000 with Revolution. It is the average salary that an MLS player earns. It can range between $100,000 and $5 million. Another MLS player Carlos Vela was the highest-paid football player in MLB and earned up to $6.3 million in MLS.
Furthermore, his current market value is €5 million, and his income will surely rise in the coming years. Turner lives a lavish life with his high income.
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Matt Turner is happily married to his girlfriend-turned-wife, Ashley Herron. The married couple has been with each other for over two years. They dated each other for two years before tying the knot on May 1, 2022. Their marriage ceremony was held at the Boston Seaport. Not to mention, Herron is an ex-NFL cheerleader.
Also she is the founder of Miss Pink Organization. Likewise, the Turner couple has started a family of their own. They are blessed with a son named Easton, born on June 29, 2022. Both often post images of their family on their social media handles.
Though Matt used to play football in his college days, he was not selected in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft. But he gave a preseason trial with NER and succeed exceed in signing a contract with the MLB club New England R on March 3, 2016.
His initial contract was worth 50,000 pounds per year, and he later signed with Revolution in 2019, which guaranteed him earning $375,000 per year. He announced his signing on Instagram, saying,
Excited to announce I’ve signed a new multi-year contract here in New England!! I am so thankful for this club that took a chance on me, thankful for my family, and thankful for all the people that have helped me along my journey so far!
Furthermore, Turner made 102 game appearances for the Revolution team, and on July 1, 2022, he signed a deal with Arsenal.
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