Jadon Sancho Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Jadon Sancho Quick Info
Height5 ft 11 in
Weight76 kg
Date of BirthMarch 25, 2000
Zodiac SignAries
Eye ColorDark Brown

Jadon Sancho is an English professional soccer player who has primarily played as a midfielder and winger for the German club Borussia Dortmund. With the club, whom he had joined in 2017, he won the DFL-Supercup in 2019 and was included in the ‘Bundesliga Team of the Season’ (2018–19). In April and May 2020, he was strongly linked with a move back to England with English giants Manchester United and Chelsea vying for his services. At the international level, he had represented England at the Under-16, Under-17, and Under-19 levels and was an integral member of the squads that won the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in 2017 and finished runner-up at the UEFA European Under-17 Championship in 2017. At the senior level, he helped England finish in 3rd place at the UEFA Nations League in the 2018–19 season.

Born Name

Jadon Malik Sancho

Nick Name

The Rocket

Jadon Sancho as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2019
Jadon Sancho as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2019 (Jadon Sancho / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Aries

Born Place

Camberwell, Southwark, London, England, United Kingdom

Residence

He splits his time between Dortmund, Germany, and London, England, United Kingdom.

Nationality

EnglishTrinbagonian

 

He holds dual nationality.

Education

Jadon had studied, as a boarding student, at the Harefield Academy in Uxbridge, London.

Occupation

Professional Soccer Player

Jadon Sancho as seen in an Instagram Post in September 2019
Jadon Sancho as seen in an Instagram Post in September 2019 (Jadon Sancho / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – Sean Sancho
  • Siblings – He had a younger brother who passed away when Jadon was 5 years old.

Manager

He is represented by Elite Project Group, Sports Talent Management Agency, London, England, United Kingdom.

Shirt Number

  • 22, 21, 19, 18, 17, 11, 10, 7 – England
  • 7 – Borussia Dortmund

Playing Position

Midfielder, Winger

Build

Athletic

Height

5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm

Weight

76 kg or 167.5 lbs

Jadon Sancho as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2019
Jadon Sancho as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2019 (Jadon Sancho / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Black

He is of Trinidadian descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Toned physique
  • Has a poem tattooed on his left forearm in memory of his deceased younger brother
  • Side-cropped, afro hairstyle
  • Clean-shaven look
  • Has his right arm covered in tattoos
Jadon Sancho as seen in an Instagram Post in February 2020
Jadon Sancho as seen in an Instagram Post in February 2020 (Jadon Sancho / Instagram)

Jadon Sancho Facts

  1. Jadon, growing up, was a good friend of fellow aspiring soccer player Reiss Nelson. The two used to live near each other’s houses and would often play together in youth tournaments. Reiss went on to play for English giants Arsenal and represent England at the youth level.
  2. A child prodigy, he started his youth career at the age of just 7 when he joined the English club Watford in 2007. He played for them for nearly 8 years before joining Manchester City in 2015.
  3. 2 years later, he was acquired by German club Borussia Dortmund for whom he made his senior team debut in 2017 and became the first Englishman to play a Bundesliga match for the club.
  4. For his performances at the UEFA European Under-17 Championship in 2017, he won the ‘Golden Player’ award and was included in the ‘Team of the Tournament’.
  5. In October 2018, when he scored a brace against Hertha BSC, he became the first player born in the 2000s to score 2 goals in a Bundesliga game. He also became the youngest player ever to achieve the feat for Borussia Dortmund. The same month, he also became the first player born in the 2000s to score a goal in the UEFA Champions League.

Featured Image by Jadon Sancho / Instagram

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