Jamal Lewis is one of the hottest talents in world football, the star footballer has made waves and all the big clubs are waiting for a chance to sign him.
His performances in the EFL made him established as a transfer target for all the major teams, even in the Premier League. The full-back established himself from a primarily defensive position, which has been immensely praised by critics.
Jamal Lewis Age: How Old Is The Footballer?
Although he is one of the talents scouted by almost all the top 6 teams in the EPL, he is just 22 years old. He was born on 25 January 1998 in Luton, England.
Jamal Lewis Height: How Tall Is Jamal Lewis?
Lewis has a height of around 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm). He weighs in at 77 kg.
What Is Lewis’ Salary In 2020?
Norwich City signed him on a 500,000 Euro (445,000 Pound) per year salary as per WTfoot. This means according to his October 2018 contract he earns around €2,479 per day.
According to this article, the player earned around £260,000 on average.
His net worth is estimated at around $2.97 million as of August 2020 by WT Foot. His incredible talent has been matched by his contract and he earns bonuses based on his performance on the pitch.
Clean sheets, tackles, and interceptions are a major part of his earnings as they contribute to his salary.
He has also been valued at £10 million but some pundits and experts claim that clubs will have to go double that if they want a chance at signing him.
Does He Have A Girlfriend?
According to various online sources, Jamal Lewis is possibly single as of 2020. He does, however, enjoy the nightlife in and around Norwich.
Ethnicity and Nationality
He has a mixed ethnicity and also has primary African heritage. His parents. whose name he has not revealed may be immigrants or descendants of immigrants.
Lewis’ Potential Sumer 2020 Transfer
Lewis is touted as one of the hottest summer transfers of 2020. His initial valuation of £10 million has been doubled as clubs race to sign him.
Liverpool seems the most likely to sign him as a backup to Andy Robertson as per ESPN. Lewis is not as productive as Robertson but offers defensive stability which led to Norwich only conceding 75 goals in the PL this season.
Left-back is a position that is really important in the modern game especially in the Premier League where they have become an attacking force as well as a defensive tool.
They must combat pacy wingers while also launching out on attacks from the flanks, ins some cases they are also drawn in the middle of the park (thanks to Pep Guardiola), to create an overload in numbers.
His Contract Ends In 2023
His original contract with Norwich City lasts until June 2023 and this s one of the reasons clubs looking to sign will have to bump up their offers.
From Academy To First Team In PL
He started playing with his hometown club, Luton Town, and was rising through their academy ranks when he was offered a contract by Norwich City.
They were in the EFL(2nd tier) at the time, which was for young Lewis a dream. He played with their reserves, U-23s, and second-team before eventually making the cut to the first team in late 2017.
From then on he helped the club reach the PL but they were relegated at the end of the longest season ever.
Won Player Of The Month In EFL
Part of what took Norwich to the PL was his excellent performance in the 2018-2019 season. He was awarded the EFL Young Player of the Month for September 2018.
In the same season, he was also named in the EFL team of the season as Norwich rose to Tier 1 of English football.
Has Caps For Northern Ireland
The left-back lays for Northern Ireland and was an integral part of the 2-1 win against S. Korea, which was also his debut.