|Nikita Parris Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 4 in|
|Date of Birth||March 10, 1994|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Nikita Parris is an English professional soccer player who has represented major English clubs like Everton and Manchester City and the French club Olympique Lyonnais. With Manchester City, she won the FA (Football Association) WSL (Women’s Super League) in 2016, the FA WSL Cup in 2016 and 2018–19, and the FA Women’s Cup in 2016–17 and 2018–19 seasons. At the international level, she has represented England at the Under-17, Under-19, Under-20, and Under-23 levels, and was a part of England’s senior national squad that won the SheBelieves Cup in 2019.
Nikita Josephine Parris
Toxteth, Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
She splits her time between Liverpool, England, United Kingdom, and Lyon, France.
Nikita had attended the St. Patrick’s Catholic Primary School in Liverpool. After her high school graduation, she attended and graduated from Liverpool John Moores University with a degree in sports development.
Professional Soccer Player
- Father – Terry Jonas
- Mother – Josie Parris
- Siblings – Kelsey Parris (Twin Sister) (Former Soccer Player, School Teaching Assistant), Kyle (Brother), Delroy (Brother)
- Others – Natasha Jonas (Older Half-Sister) (Professional Boxer)
She is represented by Magna Sports Management, London, England, United Kingdom.
- 7 – England
- 9 – Everton
- 17 – Manchester City, Olympique Lyonnais
5 ft 4 in or 162.5 cm
59 kg or 130 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
She often tends to dye her light brown or blonde.
- Has a mole above her lips
- Toned Physique
- Often sports a ‘bun’ hairstyle
- Affable smile
Nikita has been sponsored by sporting goods manufacturer Puma.
Nikita Parris Facts
- She began her youth career at Everton‘s ‘Centre of Excellence’ in 2008, at the age of 14. She joined the club’s senior team in the 2010-11 season.
- In the 2014 season for Everton, she netted 11 goals in 19 games and was named in the shortlist for the 2015 ‘PFA (Professional Footballer’s Association) Women’s Young Player of the Year’ award as well as the ‘WSL Team of the Year’.
- In 2019, for her performances with Manchester City, she was voted the ‘Football Writers’ Association Women’s Player of the Year.’
- With 6 goals, she was the top-scorer for England in their qualification campaign for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup. She also netted England’s first goal at the tournament proper as the team went on to finish the competition in the 4th place.
Featured Image by Nikita Parris / Instagram