(football coach and former player)
Ryan Giggs is Welsh football coach. He had multiple relationships in the past. He also had an extramarital relationship with his brother Rhodri's wife Natasha. He is now dating DJ Helen Stelling Holt.
Facts of Ryan Giggs
|Age:||47 years 5 months|
|Birth Date:||November 29, 1973|
|Full Name:||Ryan Giggs|
|Birth Place:||Canton, Cardiff, United Kingdom|
|Net Worth:||$60 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Ethnicity:||Mix (Sierra Leonean, Welsh)|
|Profession:||football coach and former player|
|Father's Name:||Danny Wilson|
|Mother's Name:||Lynne Giggs|
|Education:||Moorside High School|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo, Aquarius|
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Too much money at a young age, it just takes your eye off the ball. And you're not as hungry as players used to be. You think you've made it before you've done anything
I am proud of my black roots and of the black blood that runs in my veins
As players, you just play for the club. I love Man United, I'm going to play for Man United, and that's what my focus is on.
Relationship Statistics of Ryan Giggs
|What is Ryan Giggs marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||In Relation|
|How many children does Ryan Giggs have ? (name):||Two (Zachary Joseph Giggs, Liberty Beau Giggs)|
|Is Ryan Giggs having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Ryan Giggs gay ?:||No|
More about the relationship
Ryan Giggs is dating a DJ plus model Helen Stelling Holt since early 2019. They met at the Old Trafford stadium in Manchester.
Previously, he was in a relationship with several women during his career. Although he was a married person, he had an affair with Natasha Giggs (Brother Rhodri’s wife) and Imogen Thomas during his married life.
He married Stacey Cooke, his childhood friend, and long time girlfriend, in 2007.
They have two children Zachary Joseph Giggs and Liberty Beau Giggs. In 2017, they separated following the news of Ryan caught with another woman.
Ryan has also an affair with Emma Gardner in 1996-2001 where Emma got pregnant and miscarriages her baby.
They rumored to get married but later Ryan dumped her. His name was also linked up with others like Dani Behr, Patsy Kensit, and Davinia Taylor.
- 1 Who is Ryan Giggs?
- 2 Ryan Giggs: Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education
- 3 Ryan Giggs: Professional Life, Career, Awards
- 4 Ryan Giggs: Net Worth and Salary
- 5 Ryan Giggs: Rumors and Controversy
- 6 Ryan Giggs: Body Measurement: Height, Weight
- 7 Ryan Giggs: Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Who is Ryan Giggs?
Ryan Giggs is a former Welsh football player and now serves as a Coach. He previously played for Manchester United for 24 years.
He holds 13 premier league titles, two UEFA Champions League, and three times FA Champion.
Giggs has also named the PFA young player in the consecutive two seasons in 1992 and 1993.
Ryan Giggs: Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education
He was born on 29 November 1973, in Canton, Cardiff, Wales as Ryan Joseph Wilson.
His father Danny Wilson was a rugby league player and his mother Lynne Giggs was a housewife. They separated when Giggs was 16 and he began to live with his mother.
Giggs’s younger brother, Rhodri was a manager of Salford City. At the age of six, his parents shifted to Manchester after his father joined Swinton RLFC.
Giggs faced a lot of racism in his childhood because of his mixed ethnicity of Sierra Leonean (African), Welsh.
He has completed his high school from Moorside High School, Swinton.
Ryan Giggs: Professional Life, Career, Awards
Ryan Giggs’s first season wasn’t so good, where he just appeared as a substitute. But in 1992 he grabbed the trophy as a League Cup title. With the help of Eric Cantona, Manchester United won double where Giggs was one of the main players in the season.
Ryan as a teenager was a spectacular player of his generation and popular as well that he started his own show named Ryan Giggs’ Soccer Skills in 1994. At that time Ryan Giggs was everyone’s topic in the football world. Even the United great Sir Bobby Charlton praised him saying, “One day they might even say that I was another Ryan Giggs.”
Ryan magical spell continued as he crowned as PFA Young Player of the Year awards in two consecutive season, which his fellow United player Wayne Rooney has also achieved winning it two times. Despite becoming an emerging player he was ruled out from 29 matches in 1994-1995 with an only goal in his name.
However, in the 1995-1996 season, he came stronger than before and helped his team won the second double. Giggs became the only second player to win the FA Cup. In 2005, Giggs signed a new contract with the Reds and stayed for two years.
On 19 May 2014, Ryan Giggs made the announcement of his retirement after playing at Old Trafford for almost 24 years.
On 4 July 2013, Giggs appointed as a player-coach at Manchester United under David Moyes. After Moyes replaced by Louis Van Gaal, Giggs remained as the assistant manager and served his team for one more season. Ryan Giggs called it quit when Jose Mourinho appointed as a new manager on 2 July 2016.
He has also featured in the documentary film The Class of 92, as himself. In his career at Manchester United, he has lifted every trophy possible for his side. He has awarded PFA young player of the year twice. He was also titled with an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire).
Ryan Giggs: Net Worth and Salary
This player’s net worth is estimated at around $60 million. Ryan has also associated with brands like Fuji, Phillippe, Givenchy, Citizen Watch, and more.
He has a luxurious mansion in Manchester which he bought in 2004 for £1.9 million, now costs nearly £4 million. Giggs also owned various cars such as Bentley Continental, Porsche, Audi and a couple of others.
As per the sources, the average salary received by a football coach is around $42k per year.
Ryan Giggs: Rumors and Controversy
Ryan Giggs, one of those players which new players admired to become. But his personal life is opposite compared to his professional life, where he faced many criticisms and dragged in many controversies.
The most popular one was when his relationship with his brother’s wife came to the public. Natasha, his brother’s wife disclosed their eight years affair despite being married to Rhodri, Ryan’s brother.
Moreover, she explained that she has aborted their baby before she got married to Rhodri. Ryan has also tried to keep her silent by spending £150,000 but it terribly failed. Later Ryan apologizes to his brother.
Ryan Giggs: Body Measurement: Height, Weight
Ryan Giggs has an athletic body with a height of 5 ft 10 inches and weighs 72 kg.
He has dark brown hair and a dark brown eye. He has a physique with 38 inches chest and 13 inches biceps.
Ryan Giggs: Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Ryan is active on social networking sites. He has more than around 106k on Twitter and over 27k on Facebook.
However, he is not seen on Instagram.