Oliver George Arthur Watkins, also known as Ollie Watkins, is an English professional footballer who plays for Aston Villa in the Premier League and the England national team. He began playing football at Exeter City’s youth team and started his professional career there.
His breakthrough came at the club when he won the EFL Young Player Award. He joined Conference South club Weston-super-Mare in December 2014 on a one-month loan deal. He remained with the Seagulls through multiple extensions of his loan. He played 24 games for the club and scored 10 goals in all competitions.
He signed a four-year contract with Championship club Brentford, which included an option for an additional year for an undisclosed amount. After a three-year stint at the club, he was the joint top-scorer for the 2019-20 Championship.
He also won the title of Championship Player-of-the-Year in 2020. He signed a five-year contract with Premier League club Aston Villa, paying a club-record PS28million fee. This could increase to PS33 million. On 15 September 2020, Ollie made his debut for the club.
Ollie has represented England at the senior international level. On 25 March 2021, he made his international debut for England. He was selected to the provisional England squad in the UEFA Euro 2020 on 25 May 2021. He was not included in the 26-man final squad.
|Celebrated Name||Ollie Watkins|
|Birth Name||Oliver George Arthur Watkins|
|Place Of Birth||Newton Abbot, England|
|College / University||South Dartmoor Community College|
|Awards||2016-17 EFL Young Player of the Year, 2019-20 EFL Championship Player of the Year, etc.|
|Marital Status||In a Relationship|
|Height||5 ft. 11 inches|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Source of Wealth||Football Career|
|Net Worth||€20 Million|
|Current Team||Aston Villa|
Why is Ollie Watkins famous for?
An English professional football player who plays.
Aston Villa is a Premier League club.
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What is the Net Worth of Ollie Watkins?
He joined Championship club Brentford in July 2017 on a four-year contract with an option for an additional year for an undisclosed amount. He signed a five-year contract with Premier League club Aston Villa in September 2020 for a club-record PS28million fee. This could increase to PS33 million.
Ollie Watkins’ net worth is estimated to be around EUR20million. He received a PS2.2 million yearly salary from his club. Ollie’s income comes from endorsements, salary, bonuses and contracts. His market value is approximately EUR35 million. Ollie lives a lavish lifestyle thanks to these huge earnings.