Joel Anthony Selwood is a professional Australian rules Footballer playing for the Geelong Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL). He is a triple premiership player, a six-time All-Australian, and three times captain of the All-Australian team.
Selwood has captained Geelong since 2012, and also he is Geelong’s games record holder and has won the Carji Greeves Medal three times as Geelong’s best and fairest player. He has been recognized for his leadership abilities, his high levels of courage, and his consistency throughout most of his career.
Joel Selwood and his wife Brit Davis shared a baby announcement
Joel Selwood and Brit Davis are starting a new chapter in their lives as the pair expect their first child. After years of infertility issues, Selwood and his wife Brit, have announced their first child on social media. Currently, they have no other kids, it’s their first one.
The Geelong star and his wife have confirmed that they are expecting a first child together after trying to conceive for a number of years.
Joel Selwood’s Early age
Joel Selwood was born on 26 May 1988 to Bryce and Maree Selwood in the country town of Bendigo, Victoria. He was raised in a family of sportspeople. His mother Maree was a top runner and tennis player, and elder twins Adam and Troy were identified as talented footballers at a young age.
At two years old, Selwood was forced to wear splints on his leg to help overcome his walking disability. He displayed his athletic talent from an early age. Growing up with his older brothers, Selwood was accustomed to playing with bigger teammates and opponents.
Joel Selwood’s AFL Career
Selwood was drafted by the Geelong Football Club with their first selection and was the seventh overall draft pick in the 2006 AFL Draft. He was the finest pure footballer in the draft. Selwood made his debut in the opening round of the 2007 AFL Season and missed only four games during the regular season. Selwood’s transition to the AFL drew positive comments throughout the footballing community.
Selwood continued to establish himself as a key player in the Geelong midfield during the 2008 AFL Season. He also claimed the third-longest all-time winning streak by an individual player in AFL history. He scored many and played many games. With his rookie contract due to expire, concern mounted during the year over Geelong’s ability to retain Selwood beyond the season.
Who is Selwood’s Wife?
Joel Selwood is married to Brit Davis, a model, and special education teacher. They became a couple in 2015, were engaged in 2018, and married in 2020. Brit is a captivating woman with an excellent persona and a lovely persona.
Brit is an ideal match for her husband, and the couple by no means fails to share their love and respect for one another on their respective social media handles.
Joel Selwood’s Net Worth
Joel Selwood’s net worth is estimated to be between 1 Million – 4 Million dollars. He has made such a large amount of wealth from his primary career as an Australian Rules Footballer.
Also, he has earned many endorsements.
Joel Selwood on Social Media
As Selwood is one of the best footballers in the Footballing community all around the globe. He has earned many fans and supporters in his career and has 162K+ followers on his official Instagram. He has around 91K+ followers on his Twitter handle.