Aaron Wan-Bissaka Biography; (born 26 November 1997) is a professional footballer who plays as a right-back for Manchester United. Wan-Bissaka is of Congolese descent and made one appearance for DR Congo under-20s in 2015. He has gone on to represent the country of his birth, England, at under-20 and under-21 levels.
Aaron Wan-Bissaka Nationality, Nickname, Family & Club
Full Name: Aaron Wan-Bissaka
Date of Birth: 26th November, 1997
Place of Birth: Croydon, England
Nicknames: The Spider
Height: 6 ft 0 inch (1.83 m)
Weight: 72 kg
Strong Foot: Right
Current Club: Manchester United
Jersey/Kit Number: 29
Net Worth: 10 Million Euro (9 Million Pound)
Parents: Father – Ambroise, Mother – Elizabeth
Siblings: Brother: Kevin
Early Life, Childhood & Background
Aaron Wan-Bissaka was born on the 26th day of November 1997 at London Borough of Croydon in England, the second born out of two children to his parents, Elizabeth and Ambroise.
At New Addington, Wan-Bissaka was addicted to playing football from an extremely young age. His love for the sport knew no bounds and thrived anywhere that is subject to the pull of gravitational force including his family’s living room.
Achievements, Professional Career & Achievements
At Crystal Palace Academy, Wan-Bissaka was a the age of 11, where he started out as a winger. Where he later signed a professional contract with the club in December 2016. During a pre-season tour in 2017, Wan-Bissaka began to feature with the Palace first team under new manager Frank de Boer, playing in a number of friendlies. The Dutchman played a formation with wing-backs, and this new role emphasized Wan-Bissaka’s defensive capabilities, eventually leading to him moving from a winger to a full-back. However, he saw chances limited in the first half of the season as De Boer showed a preference to play Timothy Fosu-Mensah or Martin Kelly at right-back, then new manager Roy Hodgson favoured Joel Ward. He was an unused substitute a few times under the new manager, while also starring for the Eagles U23 side.
On 25 February 2018, Wan-Bissaka made his first-team debut for Crystal Palace, in the midst of an injury crisis, in a Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur at Selhurst Park which resulted in a 1–0 defeat. He played all but two minutes of the four Palace matches in March, and won the club’s Player of the Month award with 65% of the supporters’ votes.
On 20 August 2018, Wan-Bissaka was sent off in a 2–0 loss to Liverpool for denying Mohamed Salah a clear goal scoring opportunity. He was named the club’s Player of the Month for August, September, October and March. On 30 April 2019, Wan-Bissaka was named the Crystal Palace Player of the Year for his displays throughout the season.
On 29th June 2019, Wan-Bissaka signed a professional five-year contract with Manchester United. An initial fee of £45 million was paid to Crystal palace, with another £5 million due in potential bonuses. Upon signing for Manchester United, Wan-Bissaka became the sixth-most expensive defender of all time and the most expensive English player who was uncapped by the national side at the time of transfer. He made his Manchester United debut on 11th August, 2019, playing the full 90 minutes in a 4–0 league victory over Chelsea.
Wan-Bissaka made a single appearance for DR Congo U20s in an 8–0 friendly loss to the England U17s on 7 October 2015. However, he remained eligible to represent the country of his birth and, after impressing for Crystal Palace, Wan-Bissaka was called up to the England under-20 squad in March 2018. He was sent off during his debut against Poland, although England still won 1–0.
He was called up to the England U21 squad for the first time in September 2018 and made his debut for them on 6 September, playing 90 minutes in a 0–0 draw with the Netherlands at Carrow Road. On 27 May 2019, Wan-Bissaka was included in England’s 23-man squad for the 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship. He made one appearance in the tournament, a 2–1 loss against France, in which he scored an own goal. In August 2019, Wan-Bissaka received his first call-up to the senior England team, ahead of UEFA Euro 2020 qualifiers against Kosovo and Bulgaria, but was forced to withdraw from the squad due to a back injury
Family, Relationships & Personal Life
Manchester Right-back Wan-Bissaka is yet to be married at the time of writing this bio. We bring you facts about his dating history and current relationships status. To begin with, Wan Bissaka is not known to have dated any woman neither does he have a girlfriend as of May 2019. There is no denying the fact that Wan-Bissaka is being sought after by ladies. However the crystal palace academy graduate who has no son or daughter outside wedlock is fully focused on taking his career to a greater height.
Net Worth, Salary & Endorsement
After securing the switch to Old Trafford in a deal worth £50 million ($63m), the former Crystal Palace full-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka is earning a whooping sum of £90,000-per-week and his annual wages is £4,680,000.
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