Chris Richards a.k.a. Christopher Jeffrey Richards is a popular American football player. The 20 years old football prodigy plays for the senior club of the Bundesliga side Bayern Munich. In 2019-20, he became one of the youngest footballers to lift the Champions Leauge trophy.
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Born in Alabama, the US, Richards began playing football at FC Dallas Academy. He joined the academy in 2017. He joined FC Dallas as a professional in April 2018. Chris made his senior side debut for Bayern Munich in the German top flight in June 2020.
Chris Richards is among the top youngsters in the football world today. His current market value worth plus $2 million also makes him one of the most expensive young footballers from the United States.
God continues to bless me , happy to have signed a contract through 2023 here at bayern🙏🏽 I want to thank everybody who’s supported me throughout the years and helped me through my development. Only up from here 🍽 #packmas #teamwass #godstiming #ykn pic.twitter.com/k6TuTOv3aD
— chris richards (@eastmamba) January 24, 2019
10 Facts About Chris Richards
- Chris Richards is a young American footballer who began playing football in 2017. Three years later, he won UCL title with the German giants FC Bayern Munich.
- He plays as a defender for the senior side of FC Bayern Munich. He made his Bundesliga debut for Bayern Munich in June 2020 in a 3-1 home win against SC Freiburg.
- Richards has also played at the international level. From 2018 to 2019, he played for the US U-20 side. He has 10 caps for the national team and has netted a single goal.
- He was born on March 28, 2000. In 2020, he is 20 years of age.
- Richards was born in Birmingham, Alabama, the US. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is white.
- The professional footballer has an attractive physique. He stands 6 feet and 2 inches tall. His weight detail is not published.
- The detail about his family life is not revealed on his Wikipedia bio. So, the identity of his father and mother is still missing.
- Chris seems fully devoted to his professional life. His only girlfriend this moment is his football career. His Instagram page is full of his passion for football.
- You can find him on Instagram as @eastmamba and has 37k followers. He is also active on Twitter.
- On 19 January 2019, Chris Richards inked a multi-year deal with Bayern Munich worth $1.5 million. His current market value is €2.20 million.