Even if the FIFA craze has simmered for the next four years, love for the game is still the same. And fans just love to know about their favorite players. And Josh Kennedy happens to be one of the soccer players the fans can’t get enough of. Keep on reading to get details about him.
Josh Kennedy’s Birth, age, family, childhood
Josh Kennedy was born on 20 June 1988 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. His full name is Joshua P. Kennedy. He has got some famous family members- all in the football game. His father is John Kennedy Jr. John was also a player and used to play for Hawthorn. Josh’s grandfather, John Kennedy, Sr., was also in the football game. Josh Kennedy used to be an Australian Football Hall of Fame member. Other information on his mother, siblings or childhood.
He was a student at the Xavier College in Kew, Victoria and graduated from the same in 2006. There he also played for the Ashburton Football Club.
Josh Kennedy’s Career
As the love for the football runs in the family’s veins, he was into football since a young age. Watching his father watch he was inspired to be just like him. So he decided to make a career out of it. In his academic years, he joined the football team. In 2006, he was recruited in the Hawthorn football club.
From 2008 to 2009, he played for the Hawthorn Football club. But he was traded to Sydney Swans at the end of 2009 season. The swans had offered him a 3-year deal. Josh Kennedy accepted the offer as the swans had also offered him the opportunity to play as a senior footballer.
On December 2016, he was named the captain of the club. So far he has had a good year and is doing well in his football career.
Josh Kennedy’s Personal life, wife, son
Josh Kennedy is a married man. He was in a relationship with Ana Calle. Ana,34 is a model from Colombia. A few years ago the couple was pictured together when she had come to support him in the Grand Final game against Hawthorn. Josh’s family was also there with Ana to support in the game.
And things were quite serious for them. Ana had said:
“I’m going back to Colombia next month and Josh is coming with me to meet my family.”
And things did go well for them. They got married, although the exact date of their marriage is not known. In April 2015, Ana gave birth to their first child. It was a boy! Whom they named Emilio. The couple is happily married, are not involved in extramarital affairs and are raising their child the best they can.
Josh Kennedy’s Body measurements, net worth, and salary
Josh Kennedy is 188 cm tall and weighs around 96 kg. His hair color is black and he has brown colored eyes. Other body measurements such as shoe size, bicep size, dress size are not known. Talking about his net worth in 2018, there are estimates of it being $1 million. His salary is not known.
His Instagram has over 34.6k followers, and 14.4k followers on his Twitter handle.