Wayne Hennessey

by Muna 14 Sep,2022
Wayne Hennessey
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 6 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Wayne Robert Hennessey
  • Birth Country Bangor, Wales
  • Famous Name Wayne Hennessey
  • Father Paul Hennesey
  • Mother -
  • Market Value €500Th.
  • Position in Team Goalkeeper
  • Current team Nottingham Forest
  • Nationality Welsh
  • Profession Football Player
  • School attended Ysgol David Hughes & Connah's Quay High School
  • Girlfriend Kirsty Lee
  • Squad No 13

Wayne Hennesey is a professional football player from Wales who plays for Premier League club Nottingham Forest and the Wales national team. The professional footballer began his career with Manchester City. After that, he also played for other teams on loan.

Moreover, Hennesey has represented the youth football team of Wales and has already made his debut for the senior team. Hennesey's jersey number is 13. Hennesey has individually received some honors, including the Football League Two Player of the Month in February 2007.

Nottingham Forest Footballer's Dating Life Explored

The Nottingham Forest goalkeeper is currently in a relationship with his girlfriend, Kirsty Lee. Till now, Hennesey has not opened up about his love life, but some online sources say he is already married. However, it can't be confirmed yet.

It is believed that Hennesey and his girlfriend have been dating each other for some years now. Like many other football players, Hennesey also prefers to keep his personal life far from media prominence.

More to this, Hennesey does not have much presence on social media, making it more difficult to know about his relationship with his girlfriend.

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Take A Look At His Salary & Net Worth

Currently, Hennesey is playing for the Nottingham Forest team, and being a prominent goalkeeper of the team, he may be receiving a fair salary. In the Premier League, the average salary of a goalkeeper for the 2021-22 season is just over £1.5 million per year. Being a goalkeeper, Hennesey may earn in the same range.

Besides that, Hennesey has previously played for multiple, including with Crystal Palace. When he left Wolves to join Crystal Palace, he received a massive transfer fee worth €3.65m. His current market value is €500Th, while the highest value was €5.50m.

Likewise, Hennesey has accumulated a decent amount of money from his profession as a football goalkeeper, and his net worth is pretty impressive. Some online sources say Hennesey is estimated to have a net worth of around $1 million to $5 million.

Short Details On Hennesey's Football Career

Entering the topic, Hennesey started playing football after joining Manchester City. Hennesey spent his youth career playing for Manchester City and Wolverhampton Wanderers. In January 2007, he joined League Two side Stockport County. When Hennesey was with Stockport County, he made 15 game appearances.

Wayne Wayne Hennessey with Gareth Bale SOURCE: Twitter @FIFAWorldCup

After that, he was loaned to Yeovil Town, with whom Hennesey played in 12 games. And on January 31, 2014, Hennesey joined Crystal Palace on a three-and-a-half-year contract. With them, he played in 110 games until 2021. Likewise, Hennesey also made his appearance in two games when he was with Burnley. Since July 15, 2022, Hennesey has been playing for Premier League Nottingham Forest.

Furthermore, Hennesey is also a national football player who has already played with U17, U19, and U21 teams. On May 26, 2007, Hennesey made his international debut after playing against New Zealand. 

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Insights On His Early Life & Family

Born on January 24, 1987, Wayne Hennesey grew up in Beaumaris, Anglesey, despite being born in Bangor, Gwynedd. The name of his father is Paul Hennesey, while his mother's identity is unknown.

Likewise, Hennesey is recognized as the cousin of Terry Hennessey, a former Welsh international footballer. 

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