Walker Zimmerman Biography

(Professional Soccer Player)

Walker Zimmerman is an American professional soccer player. Walker Zimmerman is married to Sally Tucker.

More about the relationship

Walker Zimmerman is a married man. Walker tied the knot with Sally Tucker on December 31, 2016, in 101 W McBee Avenue, Greenville. The beautiful couple was dating from their college days.

From the very beginning, they have maintained a healthy relationship between them. It seems like the pair have maintained their relationship so beautifully, there isn’t a single rumor of dispute.

Relationship Facts of Walker Zimmerman

  • Walker Zimmerman is married to Sally Tucker.
  • Walker Zimmerman married on December 31, 2016.
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  • He does not have any kids as of now.
  • Walker Zimmerman is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Walker Zimmerman?

Walker Zimmerman is an American professional soccer player. Currently, Walker Zimmerman plays for Nashville SC as a center-back.

Prior to the senior team, Walker had also played for the United States U18, U20, and U23 national team.

Walker Zimmerman: Birth, Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

He was born on May 19, 1993, in Lawrenceville, Georgia, United States, as Walker Dwain Zimmerman. He holds an ethnicity of Caucasian.

His mother’s name is Becky Zimmerman and his father is David Zimmerman. He has two brothers, Carter Zimmerman and Dawson Zimmerman.

Concerning his education, he joined a local high school in Georgia and later attended Furman University. However, he played only one season there.

In the first year at the university, he was selected as Southern Conference Freshman of the Year in 2011.

Walker Zimmerman: Professional Life, Career

Walker Zimmerman began his soccer career as a college player. In 2011, he signed with Furman Paladins and appeared in 39 matches for the side scoring 11 goals. As a professional soccer player, Walker moved to FC Dallas in the first round of the 2013 MLS SuperDraft.

He played his first match on May 11, 2013, coming as a substitute in a victory over D.C. United. Walker developed himself as a skilled player over the years same as the other young player Kellyn Acosta and Matt Hedges.

He has been the regular starter for the side in every match. So far, Walker has netted six goals in 77 matches for FC Dallas.

Then from 2018-19, this player was with Los Angeles FC team. After this, he joined another soccer team Nashville SC in Feb 2020.

Before playing for the senior side, Walker was named in the squad for the United States U18, U20, and U23 side. Walker received his first international cap on 3 February 2017, in a friendly against Jamaica.

Walker Zimmerman
Caption: Walker Zimmerman as seen as Playing Soccer (Source: SBI Soccer )

Net Worth and Salary

This sportsperson’s estimated net worth is $500 thousand. Currently, he receives $205,000 as an annual salary.

As per the sources, a soccer player receives an average yearly salary of around $860k.

Walker Zimmerman’s Rumors and Controversy

Back in March 2017, Walker was targeted by two German clubs. As per the rumors, VfB Stuttgart and Hannover 96 had a heavy interest to sign the youngster.

However, he didn’t respond to this news as he decided to stay at his present club FC Dallas. Apart from that, there aren’t any desperate rumors regarding his professional and personal life.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Moving towards his body measurements, Walker Zimmerman has a height of 6 ft 3 inches and weighs 84 kg. He has hazel blue eyes and brown hair.

Social Media Profiles

Walker is also active on Twitter, and Instagram. He has around 5000 followers on Twitter and around 19.4k followers on Instagram.

He is not active on Facebook.

 

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