Joshua King is a married person. He has been married to his loving girlfriend Magdalena Temre who is a Marketing & Brand Manager. The couple tied their knot in 2015, among their family and friends in Norway. The couple is blessed with a son named Noah King on March 1, 2016. The family is currently living together in Norway.
Joshua King is a Norwegian professional football player who currently plays for Premier League club Bournemouth as a striker. Previously, he has played for clubs like Manchester United, Borussia Mönchengladbach, Blackburn Rovers, Hull City, and Bournemouth.
Joshua King: Age, Parents, Childhood
He was born as Joshua Christian Kojo King on 15 January 1992. Born to a Gambian father and a Norwegian mother, he grew up in Oslo, Norway. He began playing football at the age of 10. He was an asthma sufferer from a young age and his determination to become a professional saw him fighting and defeating asthma.
Joshua holds Norwegian citizenship but his ethnicity is Gambian.
Joshua King: Professional Life and Career
He moved to Norway from the Gambia after he was encouraged by his uncle. He searched for job opportunities in Norway and got two well-paid jobs. Joshua worked as a council repairman in a day and joggled being a reggae impresario at night. He found himself comfortable in Norway and decided not to return to the Gambia.
He joined Valerenga in 2006 at the age of 8 which is a Norwegian club known for the reputation of developing and projecting young players into bigger academics in Europe.
Joshua began playing professionally since 2008, representing one of the world’s best club Manchester United in the English Premier League. He made his official premier league debut against Wolverhampton Wanderers on 23 September 2009.
After a season, he joined Preston North End on a three-month loan deal on 7 August 2010 and debuted for the club on 24 September 2009, in a match against Doncaster Rovers.
Later, he was sent on a loan to Hull City on 16 January 2012 and made his club debut on 21 January 2012, against Reading. Further, he joined Blackburn Rovers on loan until 31 December 2012. He further decided to make a permanent move with the club.
Later, he switched to Bournemouth on 28 May 2015, and his debut for the club came on 8 August 2015. In addition, he has represented his national team Norway at both junior and senior levels. His professional international debut for his national team came on 7 September 2012, in a friendly match against Iceland.
Joshua King: Net Worth($8.3M), Salary($3.2M)
He has an estimated net worth of $8.3 million and receives an annual salary of $3.2 million from his present club in the English Premier League. In addition, his weekly wage is around $20,000 and his recent market value is recorded to be $17.10 million.
Hair and eye color
He has a height of 5 ft. 11 inches and weighs average. Also, he has black hair and black eyes.
He has around 97k followers on Instagram, about 1.1k followers on Twitter but he does not seem to be active on Facebook.
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