Leon Patrick Bailey especially known as Leon Bailey who was born on 9 august 1997 is a young professional football player. He plays as a winger for Bundesliga club Bayer Leverkusen and the Jamaican national team.
Bailey was raised in Kingston, Jamaica’s Cassava area. Craig Butler, his adopted father, runs the Phoenix All-Star Academy, where he played. he began his youth career in 2009 playing at the phoenix all-stars academy and started his senior career in 2015 playing for Genk club. He joined Bayer Leverkusen for a fee of 20 million euros.
Aston Villa sign Jamaican striker Leon Bailey from Bayer Leverkusen
Aston Villa has agreed to sign Jamaican striker Leon Bailey from Bayer Leverkusen.
Bailey must pass a medical exam and agree to personal arrangements with Villa before moving.
“Aston Villa and Bayer Leverkusen have reached an agreement for the transfer of Bailey subject to the player passing a medical and finalizing personal details,” Villa said in a statement on Saturday.
Aston Villa is ready to acquire Bayer Leverkusen winger Leon Bailey after striking a reported £30 million (€35 million) transfer agreement with the German club.
The 24-year-old, who has spent the previous four-and-a-half years in the Bundesliga, has been linked with a transfer to the Premier League for some time.
After the arrivals of Emiliano Buendia from Norwich City and Ashley Young from Inter Milan, Bailey would be Villa’s third summer purchase.
Leon Bailey Age, Date of Birth, Family, Who is his father and mother, Where is he from and Early Life
24years old, Leon was born on 9 august 1997. He is a young professional football player whose zodiac sign is Leo. He plays as a winger for Bundesliga club Bayer Leverkusen and the Jamaican national team. And now he will be playing from Aston villa after his medical exam pass.
Bailey was raised in Kingston, Jamaica’s Cassava area. His nationality is Jamaican from the black ethnic community. Craig Butler, his adopted father, runs the Phoenix All-Star Academy, where he played. Kyle butler whom he calls his brother is the son of Craig butler.
He began his youth career in 2009 playing from the phoenix all-stars academy and started his senior career in 2015 playing for Genk club. After few years he joined Bayer Leverkusen and now recently he agrees to deal for Bayer Leverkusen.
Leon Bailey Career, What is his profession?
Bailey started his career at phoenix all-star academy. Craig Butler, his adopted father, runs the Phoenix All-Star Academy. His first career began at phoenix all-star academy from 2009-2011, Liefering club from 2011-2013, As Trencin from 2013-2015 and end up his youth career in 2015 as Trencin.
Bailey joined k.r.c Genk in 2015 from Trencin. He scored his first professional goal for KRC Genk against OH Leuven. He was named Belgian Young Footballer of the Year at the end of the 2015–16 season. UEFA named his goal against Rapid Wien in the Europa League on September 15, 2016, as the best goal of the competition for the 2016–17 season. Later, Bailey joined Bayer Leverkusen in January 2017 for a fee of €20 million, after interest from Manchester United and Chelsea.
He represented the Jamaica u23 team in a friendly match against the cayman islands where he scored in-game and was named to the Jamaican provisional squad for the 2019 CONCACAF gold cup. in June 2019, he made his senior international debut against Honduras.
Leon Bailey Net worth, How much does he earn?
The left-winger signed a contract with Bayer Leverkusen in August 2018 that pays him a staggering 2.1 million Euro (1.9 million Pound) each year. According to our calculations, he makes €10,410 (£9,591) per day and €434 (£400) each hour!
Leon Bailey Wife, What about his Children? Relationship Status
According to the information we gathered, Bailey is in a love affair with Stephanie Hope since 2019 and they have also a baby boy named Leo Cristiano.
Leon Bailey Schooling, Education, What was his major?
As we research the education of Bailey, we found nothing much till now. As Bailey doesn’t talk much about his personal and private life on social media he has not talked about it and he was from a poor family where he suffered much of his childhood and youth.
Leon Bailey on Social Media, His Social Media Presence
Yes, we can see him on many social media like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and many others. As he is one of the popular footballers he’s gone viral through social media as well. He has a Facebook page with 82 k followers.
He is active on Instagram as @leonbailey with 601 k followers and he is also available on Twitter as @leonbailey with 38.5 k followers.
Leon Bailey FAQ’s
24 years old, Leon Patrick Bailey was born on 9 august 1997. He is a young professional football player whose zodiac sign is Leo.
Leon Patrick Bailey was born on 9 August 1997. He is 24 years old.
No, Leon Bailey is unmarried yet but has a girlfriend named Stephania Hope and got a cute little baby boy name, Leo Cristiano.
No, Leon Bailey is from a poor Jamaican family who was adopted. His so-called father’s name is Craig Butler.
Leon Bailey’s Body Appearance, Height, Weight
|Height||In Feet: 5 feet 0 inches|
Meters: 1.78 m
|Eye color||Dark Brown|
|Weight||Kilogram: 75 kg|
Pound: 165 lbs
Interesting facts about Leon Bailey’s life which you should be known