Phil Anthony Jones who is popular as Phil Jones is an English professional footballer who currently plays for Premier League club Manchester United and the national team of England.
Jones has represented England at various levels and is currently a member of the England senior squad. He made his debut for the England senior team on 7 October 2011.
Early Life & Youth Career
Phil Jones was born on 21 February 1992 in Preston, England. This versatile and talented footballer holds an English nationality and his ethnicity is white. He was born to Helen Jones and Mark Jones.
Phil Jones grew up nearby Clayton-le-Woods. He went to Balshaw’s CE High School in Leyland and played for the Ribble Wanderers under-10 team. As a youth, he played with Blackburn Rovers for seven seasons.
Professional Career of Phil Jones
Phil Jones started his senior career with Blackburn Rovers in 2009-10 Premier League season, agreeing on a two-year professional contract. He made his debut against the Nottingham Forest on 22 September 2009. Then he signed a new deal with the club that included $21.73 million release clause.
At the end of 2011, Phil Jones was transferred to English club Manchester United for a reported fee of $23.05 million. He made his debut for the club Manchester City against the Manchester City in the FA Community Shield tournament.
Phil Jones netted first ever senior goal on 3 December 2011 in a 1-0 win against the Aston Villa. On July 1, 2015, he agreed to a new four-year contract extension with Manchester United.
Phil Jones represented England at the U19 and U21 levels. Right now, he is the member of the English senior squad.
Personal Life of Phil Jones
Phil Jones married his longtime partner Kayla Hall in a star-studded wedding at the local church in Cheshire. The pair wedded in front of Manchester United teammates including Chris Smalling, Wayne Rooney, Luke Shaw, and Sam Johnstone.
During the wedding, Hall wore a stunning white gown and Phil Jones looked extremely handsome in a blue suit with a black bow tie. The couple has been in together since Jones was at Blackburn and Hall was a college student.
Phil Jones is quite fond of traveling and he went for vacation along with his wife Hall for the several times. His favorite holiday’s destinations are Los Angeles, New York, Dubai, Sydney, and India.
Phil Jones has reached the age of 25 now. He has a perfect height of 6 ft 1 inch, which is around 1.85m. He has a balanced and healthy weight of 157 lbs.
Phil Jones's Net Worth and Salary
With his dedication and devotion, Phil Jones has made a huge impact in the world of soccer. His current transfer fee is known to be around $16.7 million whereas his highest recorded fee was $21.5 million when he transferred to Manchester United in 2012.
As per the sources, his wages are 50,000 (pounds) a week. His total salaries, incomes, and bonuses boosted his net worth. As of 2018, Phil Jones has an estimated net worth of $6 million including all of his earnings and assets.