Phil Foden Bio, Age, Girlfriend & Net Worth.
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Phil Foden Summary
|Birth Name||Philip Walter Foden|
|Birth Date||May 28, 2000|
|Birth Place||Stockport, England|
|Education||St Bede's College|
Who Is Phil Foden?
Phil Foden is an English professional football player who was born Philip Walter Foden in Stockport, England on the 28th of May 2000. He was 20 years old as of May 2020.
Philip was born in the linage of the Fodens. His father, Philip Foden Snr is a middle-class man who gave birth to Philip as his first son, as well as his mother “Claire Foden” who supports her family in all ramifications.
As a kid, Philip grew up with his family including his younger sister in Stockport England, although, the name and more information about his sister are yet unknown to the media. At age 8, he won a scholarship to St Bede’s College in July 2016.
Foden Jr’s family is a supporter of Manchester City FC, with this, Philip began developing an interest in watching players play, and while doing so he loves kicking the ball too.
When his parents realized his passion for football as he grew up, he was then allowed to go with his parents to the Etihad every weekend to sing the Manchester City song “Blue Moon from the Stands”.
With the unexpected skills Phil developed at his very young age, he was prompted to have trials with Man City academy which he breakthrough and joined Man City academy with a scholarship at age 8. Phil is left-footed.
After his scholarship into St Bede’s College which Manchester City sponsored, he was then included in the Champions League matchday squad by Machester City head coach “Pep Guardiola”.
Little Phil was focused and determined on the track of his career as he was among Manchester City’s squad for the club’s pre-season tour of the United States 2017 International Champions Cup, he was among the players who played against Manchester United, although, the match ended sadly for Manchester City with a 0-2 loss.
Foden made a great comeback with his football club after playing against Real Madrid with a 4-1 win, his performance impressed the audience and his football club particularly, this made Pep Guardiola voice out over his impressive works, stating that “It’s a long period since I saw something like this.
His performance was another level. He’s 17 years old, he’s a City player, he grew up in the academy, he loves the club, he’s a City fan and for us, he’s a gift.”
On the 21st of November 2017, Phil made his career debut under Manchester City in a match against Feyenoord in the 2017–18 UEFA Champions League. Meanwhile, Phil appeared as the fourth-youngest English player of all times in the champions league with the age of 17 years.
Phil extraordinary success came back to back as he brakes the record of the youngest English player formerly held by Josh McEachran on the 6th of December 2017, followed by a record of being the youngest player to start a match in the UEFA Champions League where he played with his club against Shakhtar Donetsk with a super performance.
On the 16th of December 2017, Foden made his Premier League debut In a match with Tottenham Hotspur as a substitute for İlkay Gündoğan, In the 83rd minutes. the match ended a 4-1 win against Tottenham.
With the help of Foden and other players in the Manchester City club, City made it to the 2018 EFL Carabao Cup Final on the 25th of February 2018 at Wembley Stadium.
Foden then played with City against Arsenal as a substitute for Sergio Agüero and won 3-0 against Arsenal. Phil became known to the media and lovers of football worldwide with another world record, becoming the youngest English player in the Champions League to start in a knockout-match which was formally held by Kieran Richardson.
Phil broke the record in a match of 4-0 against Basel. He also became the youngest player ever to receive a Premier League winners’ medal on the 13th of May.
Foden improved greatly, even with all the unexpected performances, he determined never to give up on getting more experiences for the better him. During the 2018 FA Community Shield, Phil played with his team players for 75 minutes against Chelsea at Wembley Stadium, the match was a tough one as we all know Chelsea is one of the unbeatable football clubs of all time, during the match, Foden assisted Agüero with his first goal and Chelsea was dropped down with 2 goals to nothing.
The gigantic success was followed by his assist to Riyad Mahrez and a goal during the injury time which made it his first senior goal in the match against Oxford United dropped down 3 goals to none in the EFL Cup.
On the 6th of January 2019, Manchester City battles against Rotherham United at the Etihad Stadium whereby Phil scored his first home goal for the club. Manchester City dropped down Rotherham United with 7 goals to none in the third round of the FA Cup.
Foden was among those who scored the 9 goals to none in the defeat of Burton Albion during the first leg of the EFL Cup semi-finals. He was also included in those who scored the 7 goals to none against Schalke which was his first goal in the Champions League.
Phil achieved Manchester City’s youngest English goalscorer to score in the knock-out stages of the competition and the youngest-ever goalscorer in the Champions League, he also brakes Daniel Sturridge’s record as the youngest English player to score in League.
In May 2017, Foden scored in the final of the 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship for England, although his team lost the game to Spain.
In October of the same year, Phil won the best player of the tournament title. he also won the FIFA U-17 World Cup Golden Ball award. Foden thereafter performed impressively in the 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship.
On 25 August 2020, Foden was appointed by Gareth Southgate into the England senior squad for the first time. Sadly, Foden was removed alongside England teammate Mason Greenwood due to the COVID-19 isolation protocols of the squad.
On November 18, 2020, during the UEFA Nations League match against Iceland at Wembley Stadium, Foden scored his two goals for England at Wembley Stadium.
Over the years of Phil Foden’s football career, he has amassed great fortunes and hefty cuts from his football club. As of the year 2020, Foden’s estimated net worth is over $1.5 Million which was derived from his footballing career.
Height: 5 ft 7 In
Weight: 154 Ibs
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Phil Foden Girlfriend & Son
Speaking of Phil Foden’s romantic life, he is reportedly dating Rebecca Cooke for a while now, meanwhile, Rebecca Cooke gave birth to a son together with Phil at the age of 18.