Steve McManaman Net Worth, Salary, Wife, Bio, Age, Parents, Career, ESPN

Steve McManaman Bio

Steven McManaman Nicknamed “Macca”, is a well known retired English professional footballer who played as a winger and current sports journalist. In August 2010, he became a full-time employee of ESPN, working as the network’s lead match analyst for the Barclays Premier League and studio analyst for international matches broadcast on American ESPN networks. As an ESPN UK pundit, he offers analysis on a few events as well.

Regarded as one of the greatest players of his generation, he is among the most decorated English football players to have played for a club overseas. In 2012, the UEFA website said that “of all England’s footballing exports in the modern era, none was as successful as McManaman.”

Steve McManaman Wife

McManaman is happily married to his beautiful wife, Victoria Edwards. Their love story is a tapestry woven with shared dreams, laughter, and unwavering support. From the moment they first met, a spark ignited, setting the stage for a lifelong journey filled with companionship and mutual admiration.She teaches law and practices as a barrister.

Steve McManaman Kids

On June 6, 2002, the couple got married in Mallorca’s Palma Cathedral. They welcomed their son Lucas James in 2012 along with their daughters Ella in 2006 and Lara in 2009. Steve’s family splits its time between Cheshire and their homes in Bay of Palma, London.

Steve McManaman Net Worth

McManaman has an estimated net worth of $18 Million. His  job career is his main source of income. Having worked in the industry for quite some time now, he  has been able to secure a decent fortune for himself.

Steve McManaman Salary

McManaman receives a respectable wage from his job as a journalist. He receives an average annual salary of $6.5 Million.

Year 2023 2024
Steve McManaman Salary $6.5 Million $7 Million
Steve McManaman Net Worth $18 Million $18.5 Million

Steve McManaman Age

McManaman was born on 11 February 1972 in Bootle, England. As of 2023 he is 51 years old.

Steve McManaman Height, Weight & Body Measurement

McManaman stands proudly at a height of 6 feet 0 inches(1.83 m, 183 cm), he exhibits an exquisite balance in his physique. Weighing approximately 88kg (195lbs), his body measurements are an enviable 34-28-38 centimeters.

By maintaining this height and weight, he demonstrates a dedication to maintaining a healthy balance in his life, which can contribute to his overall well-being and quality of life. These physical attributes are a reflection of his choices and commitment to a lifestyle that values both physical and mental health.

Steve McManaman Parents

McManaman was raised by his parents in Bootle, Liverpool, where he was born. We tried to learn more about his family, but were unsuccessful because no such information is available in the public. Therefore, it is still unknown who his parents are. Furthermore, it is unknown if he has any siblings. Once the information is available, we will update this section.

He was an Everton fan growing up. But after McManaman had established himself at school tournaments and in the Merseyside area, his father turned down a one-year contract from Everton in favor of a schoolboy contract and a two-year apprenticeship offer from Liverpool.

Steve McManaman Career

McManaman began a new career in television commentary after quitting professional soccer in 2005. He covered the Champions League Final for ITV, the 2006 Singapore Open for ESPN Star Sports, and the Setanta Sports Cup for Setanta Sports.

In July 2010, Steve joined Ruud Gullit, Jürgen Klinsmann and commentator Ian Darke on the ESPN coverage team as a commentary analyst for the 2010 World Cup. After that, he signed on with the network to work as an in-game analyst for the Premier League, Major League Soccer, the MLS Cup 2010, the FIFA Confederations Cup 2013, and even the 2014 World Cup. Steve also joined Ian Darke as a regular co-commentator for the tournament.

He and Darke covered Euro 2012 as the primary ESPN commentary team. Steve, along with Steve Nicol, Shaka Hislop, Robbie Mustoe, Robbie Earle, and Gabriele Marcotti, was a guest on ESPN PressPass, a daily panel show.

He made history by being the first player to play for the England Under-21 team without having played for a first team. Following his professional debut with Liverpool FC in 1990, McMananan left the team in July 1999 to join Real Madrid. He played 364 games for the club. He made history as the second English player to ever represent Spain. In 2003, he returned to the English Premier League and signed with Manchester City following four years with Real Madrid.

He reportedly earned an estimated 15 million euros during his four years with Real Madrid, ranking as high as sixth on the list of the world’s highest paid football players in 2001 according to Forbes Magazine.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You cannot copy content of this page