Joshua King Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Joshua King Quick Info
Height 5 ft 11 in
Weight 79 kg
Date of Birth January 15, 1992
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Spouse Magdalena Temre

Joshua King is a Norwegian football player who began playing for Bournemouth in 2015 and the Norwegian national team in 2012. He has also represented clubs such as Manchester United, Blackburn Rovers, Hull City, Borussia Mönchengladbach, etc. He has more than 50k followers on Twitter and more than 200k followers on Instagram.

Born Name

Joshua Christian Kojo King

Nick Name

Josh

Norwegian football player Joshua King
Norwegian football player Joshua King (Joshua King / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Capricorn

Born Place

Oslo, Eastern Norway, Norway

Residence

Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom

Nationality

Norwegian

 

Occupation

Professional Football Player

Family

  • Father – Joshua King Sr. (Council Repairman, Reggae Impresario)
  • Mother – May-Beth King

Position

Forward

Shirt Number

7 – Bournemouth

7 – Norwegian National Team

Build

Athletic

Height

5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm

Weight

79 kg or 174 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Joshua has dated –

  1. Magdalena Temre – Joshua is married to marketing and brand manager Magdalena Temre. Their son Noah King was born on March 1, 2016.
Joshua seen with his wife and son Noah King on Christmas Day 2019
Joshua seen with his wife and son Noah King on Christmas Day 2019 (Joshua King / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Multiracial (Black and White)

He has Gambian ancestry on his father’s side and is of Norwegian descent on his mother’s side.

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Multiple tattoos on his body including the faces of Nelson Mandela, Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, Bob Marley, Rosa Parks, etc. on his back to honor his black heritage

Joshua King Favorite Things

  • Football Stadium – St James’ Park in Newcastle

Source – ChronicleLive.co.uk

Joshua King seen during the Chelsea vs Bournemouth match in 2015
Joshua King seen during a Chelsea vs Bournemouth match in 2015 (Chelsea Debs / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Joshua King Facts

  1. His father, also called Chuku, had saved money for 2 years in order to afford a flight ticket from the Gambia to Oslo to start a new life in Norway.
  2. Although he was born in Oslo, he moved to London in 2008 after being signed by Manchester United at the age of 16.
  3. In March 2017, he became the 6th Norwegian player to score a hat-trick during a Premier League match win between Bournemouth and West Ham (3-2). He was preceded by players Jan Åge Fjørtoft, Tore André Flo, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, Steffen Iversen, and John Carew.

Featured Image by Joshua King / Instagram

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