Bellingham is a central midfielder playing for Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the English National team. Keep reading as we have analyzed his profile, professional career, net worth, market value, salary, contract, ranking, FIFA 21 rating, trophies, stats and achievements.
|Player Full Name||Jude Victor William Bellingham|
|Current Club||Borussia Dortmund|
|Previous Club (s)||Birmingham City|
|Main position of Play||Central Midfield|
|Other position of Play||Defensive midfield|
|Net Worth||27 Million Euro/ 23.1 Million Pound|
|Market Value||51.7 Million Euro/ 44.4 Million Pound|
|Height||186cm/ 1.86m/ 6 ft. 1 in|
|Age as at 2021||18 years old|
|Place of Birth||Stourbridge, England|
|Date of Birth||June 23, 2003|
Jude Bellingham whose full name is Jude Victor William Bellingham was born in Stourbridge in England on June 23, 2003.He began his football career in the year 2010 when he joined Birmingham aged 8 years and played for the club until July 23, 2020 when he signed for Borussia Dortmund.
He was playing for Birmingham youth team and the under 18 until July 1, 2019 when he joined the senior team. He made his debut for the club on August 6, 2019 in an away EFL Cup first round against Portsmouth in a game they lost 3-0.
He played his first Football League in 3-0 defeat to Swansea City and game scored his first goal for the club in their 2-1 win at home against Stoke City. His goal was the match winner and set a club record as the Youngest ever player to score at age of 16 year and 63 days.
The midfielder used to play a left winger but he was moved to central midfield by his coach Pep Clotet and its when he found his best form attracting interests from big clubs like Manchester United but their January 2020 offer of 20 million Pound was rejected by Birmingham.
The midfielder made 42 appearances for the club one being in the EFL Cup and 41 in the Championship. Bellingham assisted twice and scored four times in the 2019-20 season before he left for German to join Dortmund.
July 23,2020, Dortmund confirmed the acquisition of Bellingham signature from Birmingham with the highest price tag for a player aged 17 years when they paid $25.3 for his signature. His impact was felt immediately as he scored in his debut game.
He played his first game in the DFB-Cup against MSV Duisburg and found the net in their 5-0 win, Dortmund went on to be crowned champions. He then provided an assist in his first Bundesliga appearance in a 3-0 win over Borussia Monchengladbach.
In the Champions League he was a key player for his club making 10 appearances and scoring a goal. He had two goals in six DFB-Pokal appearances and finished the 2020-21 Bundesliga Season with a goal and 3 assists in 29 games.
The midfielder has represented his country at various stages before his breakthrough to the senior team on November 12, 2020. He played for the under 15 between December 2016 and July 2018 scoring one goal in eight appearances.
11 appearances with 3 goals followed for the under 16 and represented the under 17 in three occasions with two goals to facilitate his transition to the under 23 in September 2020 which he was involved four times scoring one goal to guarantee his spot in the first team.
He played his debut game at the international level against Republic of Ireland in a friendly game replacing Mason Mount on November 10 2020. Bellingham was included in the Three Lions squad for Euro 2020 and came on as a substitute in their opener against Croatia.
Net worth and Market value
The midfielder’s value has risen over time, we would like to give you details about his current, and previous values. Currently, the market value for Bellingham is 60.5 million Euro. His value has been on a gradual rise since his time at Birmingham. As at October 17, 2019, Bellingham value was 2.75 million Euro, this was his lowest value. He was just a youth then with 16 years.
February 2020, the value increased to 13.2 million and rose further to 29.7 million in September 2020 having signed for Borussia Dortmund. By February 2021 at only 17 years, he had an estimated value of 38.5 million euro. This value the rose significant to 60.5million in a month.
Globally Bellingham ranks at 66 among all players in the world. At his country England, Bellingham is number eleven. Looking on how he sits at the club level and the Ligue, he settles for second position at Dortmund and tenth positions in Bundesliga respectively. At the central midfield, which is his main position of play, he ranks 10th. A quick look at his age mates that is players born in 2003, Bellingham stands at position one.
FIFA 21 rating.
Bellingham has an overall rating of 76 with the potential of 88. He rates with three stars in skill moves and four stars for weak foot. He has an international reputation of one. His work rate is high/medium. In terms of traits, he is a technical dribbler and dives into tackles.
In the attack, the score is 62 for crossing, finishing 69, heading 57, short pass 79 and volleys 60. For movement the scorers are 78 for acceleration, sprint speed of 76, agility 81, reactions 77 and balance 77.
A look at skills the scores are dribbling 78, Curve 58, FK accuracy 45, long pass 77 and ball control 77. Power the score is shot power 74, jumping 75, stamina 79, strength 69 and long shots 68
At defence, defence awareness is 65, stand tackle 76 and sliding tackle of 63. Mental scores are 77 for aggression, interceptions 68, attacking position 70, vision 76, penalties 56 and composure 74.
Bellingham transfer history.
He first was playing at his youth club Birmingham under 19 from 2010 to 2019 when he joined the senior team. He could then play for one year and on July 23,2020, Jude was signed by Borussia Dortmund for a transfer fee of 25.3 million dollars.
Salary and contract
Bellingham joined Borussia Dortmund on July 23,2020 from Birmingham on a five-year deal that will keep him at the club until June 30, 2025.The midfielder pockets a salary of 52,000 euros per week and 2.7 million euros per year.
Bellingham Mustard seed Project in Kenya
The midfielder does not only perform well in the field but also does well in supporting the less fortunate in the society. He helped raise money through fundraising to build a school in Mombasa, Kenya through the Mustard Seed Project.
Bellingham took to his Instagram account to thank all those who supported him to ensure the project’s successes saying “the school in Mombasa is finished and the kids are enjoying being back in lessons and learning. Massive thank you to those who donated and supported, myself and the team really appreciate it. I am continuing to work with @mustardseedprojectkenyamombasa to try and make sure the children are provided with meals at school through the feeding programme.’’
Honors/Trophies/Titles won by Bellingham.
- He won the 2020-21 DFB-Pokal with Borussia Dortmund
- UEFA European Championship runner-up in 2020 with England
- He first played for the under 15 aged 13 years,5 months and 18 days on December 17, 2016.
- For under 16, he debuted on July22, 2018 at age of 15 year and 23 days.
- September 6, 2029, Jude featured for the under 17 aged 16 years,2 months and eight days.
- He debuted for under 21 on September 4, 2020 when he was 17 years,2 months and 6 days.
- His international senior team debut happened on November 12, 2020 at age of 17 years, 4 months and 14 days.
- For his club Dortmund he wore their shirt first on September 14, 2020 at age 17 years and 77 days.
- October 15, 2018, he debuted for the Birmingham under 23.
Achievements and Individual awards
- Youngest player to play for Birmingham City when he was 16 years and 38 days.
- He was the youngest player to score for Birmingham City at 16 years and 63 days
- The most expensive player aged 17 to be signed when he joined Borussia Dortmund.
- Birmingham club record as the Youngest ever player to score at age of 16 year and 63 days.
- November 2019 EFL Young Player of the Month
- Championship Apprentice of the Year
- EFL Young Player of the Season
- Bundesliga Rookie of the Month for September 2020
- Dortmund’s Youngest scorer in the DFB-Pokal cup aged 17 year and 77 days.
- The Youngest England player to start in the Champions League.
- Borussia Dortmund players voted him as the Newcomer of the Season.
- Youngest England player to feature in a major tournament
- The Youngest player to play in the European Championship.
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Bellingham appearances for Borussia Dortmund
Bellingham appearances for Birmingham
Bellingham appearances for England
|World Cup Qualifier||2021-22||1||0||0|
|UEFA Euro Under 21||2019-21||4||1||0|