Tommy Oar

by Rob 25 Apr,2018
Tommy Oar
Body Stats
Height 5 feet 5 inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Thomas Michael "Tommy" Oar
  • Birth Place Southport, Queensland, Australia
  • Famous Name Tommy Oar
  • Father Michael Oar
  • Mother Delia Oar
  • Net Worth $200,000
  • Salary $400,000
  • Nationality Australian
  • Currently Working For National Team of Australia and APOEL
  • Currently Married N/A
  • Girlfriend N/A
  • Tatto(s) No

Tommy Oar is a professional footballer who plays as a winger for the club, APOEL FC and National Team of Australia. Tommy’s youth career took off in 1996 joining the youth academy of Burleigh Heads. He was the member of the team that won AFF U-19 Youth Championship 2008.

He has so far been honored with A-League Young Player of the Year, 2010 FFA U20 Footballer of the Year, 2011 FIFA U-20 World Cup Goal of the Tournament and 2013 Eredivisie Top 10 Pro Klassement Player of the Year and was also included in the PFA A-League Team of the Season (2009-010)

Tommy Oar’s Early Life

Tommy Oar was born on December 10, 1991, as Thomas Michael “Tommy” Oar in Southport, Queensland, Australia. Reviewing his nationality, Oar is an Australian. He is the son of Michael Oar and Delia Oar.

He enrolled at All Saints Anglican School in the Gold Coast graduating in 2008. He is of the family who has a Basque heritage background.

Tommy Oar’s Net Worth

Tommy Oar is the brand ambassador of the Targeting Cancer.  His net worth is estimated to be around $500,000 in 2018.

In 2014, Oar's market value was estimated to be £1.80million with his current market value estimated at £1.35 million. He currently plays for Cypriot First Division side, APOEL and receives around $400,000 as an annual salary.

Tommy Oar’s Career

Tommy Oar made his professional debut with a professional Australian soccer club, Brisbane Roar FC in 2008, after playing youth football for Palm Beach, Burleigh Heads, and QAS.

He signed a three-year contract with Brisbane Roar during the 2008-009 season. He scored a goal for the club in his second match over Wellington Phoenix.

Oar later received his first career red card against Wellington Phoenix. He left the club in 2010, after scoring 2 goals in 23 appearances. He was awarded the Rising Star award for the Best Young Player in March 2010. Tommy Oar moved to FC Utrecht on July 1, 2010, on a five-year contract along with Michael Zullo and Adam Sarota.

Oar scored his first goal for the club on September 22, 2011, against De Graafschap in the KNVB Cup. In 2015, he finished his career with the team after making 105 appearances and scoring 4 goals.

Oar was then signed by Ipswich Town on August 29, 2015, and made his first appearance in a match against Manchester United at Old Trafford. For the club, he played 6 games.

He moved to his ex-club, Brisbane Roar on February 29, 2016. He assisted and scored in a 2-0 win over Carlos Tevez’s former club, Shanghai Shenhua.

Oar was transferred to APOEL Nicosia on July 1, 2017, with the transfer fee of €350,000 and made competitive debut against Dudelange on July, 12 in a UEFA Champions League.

Tommy Oar’s International Career

Tommy Oar earned his first international cap with the Australia U-20 with whom he played 33 games and scored 4 goals. He scored a 30-yard free kick goal during the last minute over Ecuador in a 1-1 tie.

He was invited by the senior squad on 22 December 2009 to face Kuwait on the 2011 Asian Cup Qualifier. Later, he made his debut in a 1-0 win against Indonesia on March 3, 2010, with the coach Pim Verbeek.

On June 4, 2013, Tommy Oar scored his first international goal against Japan during the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification at the Saitama Stadium. He is covered by James Troisi, Massimo Luongo, during the international games.

Oar is the member of the national team that won 2015 AFC Asian Cup.

Tommy Oar’s Personal Life

Tommy Oar has never been romantically linked with anyone so far. You can catch him up on his Facebook and Twitter where he would most likely reveal his information of career and personal life. Till the date, there is no any speculation of him being engaged in any relationship or having a girlfriend.

Oar's current marital status is unmarried. He seems to enjoy and busy with his own work. He stands at the height of 5′ ft 5″ in and his weight is about 64kg.

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