Chris Scott is a former Australian rules footballer in the Australian Football League (AFL) best known for being a dual premiership player with the Brisbane Lions in addition to a premiership coach at Geelong in 2011. He attended St Kevin’s College, Toorak, Melbourne.
He has been the coach of the Geelong Football Club since 2011. Scott was a machine during his playing career. He had a harsh and powerful playing method. He is one of the AFL’s fiercest defensive players.
Meet Chris Scott’s Wife and Kids
Chris Scott, AFL coach, and former rules footballer is married to his wife, Sarah Scott. They both share a beautiful daughter, Leila Scott. Sarah Scott has grown in popularity as the celebrity wife of former AFL star Chris Scott.
Sarah is the founding member of the skincare company, Natural Supply Co. She sells environmentally friendly, chemical-free beauty products and is fixated on skincare. Her ultimate goal is to instill in her daughter a love of excellence without compromising her morals or the earth’s sustainability. Sarah is currently residing in Geelong with her husband, Chris.
Their daughter, Leila, was reportedly eight years old in 2022. In 2014, they welcomed their daughter. They are now a happy family.
Chris Scot’s Early Life
Chris Scott was born on May 3, 1976, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He was from a well-to-do Australian family and was raised by his parents, Colin Scott and Lynne Scott, with his three brothers, Brad, Andrew, and Ben Scott.
While still a student at St.Kevin’s College, he was selected by the Brisbane Bears with the 12th overall choice in the 1993 AFL Draft. He then relocated to Queensland. During his early years as an AFL player, he attended Brisbane Boys’ College for academics.
Chris Scott’s AFL Career
Chris was picked by Brisbane Bears in the 1993 AFL Draft with the 12th draft pick and moved to Queensland while still studying at St.Kevin’s College. Scott made his first AFL debut in 1994 with the Brisbane Bears. Scott became one of the AFL’s toughest defensive players, using his strength to outmuscle opposing forwards. After participating in two premiership sides, Scott’s later career was plagued with injuries, but his occasional appearances showed his experience and skill.
In 2010, it was official that Scott will be the senior head coach of the football club, Geelong Football Club.
Who is Chris Scott’s Twin Brother?
Brad Scott is the twin brother of Chris Scott. He played alongside his brother Chris when Brisbane Lions brought him in 1998. Brad had a reputation as one of the league’s fiercest players, much like his brother. The Lions’ first two championship teams in 2001 and 2002 included them as key players.
Chris Scott’s Net Worth
Chris Scott, the former AFL player, has an estimated net worth of around 1 Million Dollars as of 2022. He has acquired opulent houses and enjoys lavishing thousands of dollars on his household and luxuries. His primary source of income is his AFL career and his coaching career in AFL.