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The versatile US forward Clint Dempsey ended his playing career on August 29, 2018, earning millions of dollars in net worth. Clint Dempsey is ranked among the greatest American soccer player by ESPN and Fox earning a good income.
The three times CONCACAF Gold cup winner Clint Dempsey played for the English clubs like Tottenham Hotspurs and Fulham. Have you ever wondered how much this greatest American soccer player earns? Well, you are in the right place as we’re going to explore more about his net worth and career.
Clint Dempsey’s Net Worth. Know more about his Income Sources
The 36-year-old US forward accumulated a giant net worth of $16 million from his career as a soccer player. Born and raised in Texas, Clint played for teams like New England Revolution, Fulham, and Tottenham Hotspurs before ending his playing career with Seattle Sounders FC. Similarly, Tim Howard, Dempsey’s teammate has $10 million in his wealth.
As a professional soccer player, Clint Dempsey earned an income of about $8 million annually with Seattle Sounders FC. On personal terms, Dempsey received $32 million on income for the total of four seasons with the club. During his move from Tottenham Hotspur to Seattle Sounders, his transfer fee was at $9 million.
The fees made him the most expensive American soccer player until Chelsea paid $73 million for Christian Pulisic to Borussia Dortmund. Besides his earning from playing soccer in the field, Clint is adding money pile in his bank account through his brand endorsement deals.
Clint Dempsey’s Career and Statistics
Dempsey started his career by playing in the youth team of Dallas Texans from 1998-2001. After that, he moved to Furman Paladins in 2001 and remained with the team until 2003. Clint’s skills with the ball are very special as he started showing his worth from his childhood.
For Furman Clint scored 17 goals in 62 appearances. Clint’s journey was on the right path to becoming the greatest American soccer star ever. To fulfill that dream, his career in the English Premier League was very vital. After completing two years at New England Revolution, Clint moved to play for Fulham in 2007.
During his five years at Fulham, Dempsey appeared in 184 matches and scored 50 goals. He also became the highest goalscorer for Fulham FC and also the first American player to score a hat-trick in the EPL. Dempsey’s hat-trick came against Newcastle United in 2012.
In 2012, Clint Dempsey became the most expensive American player after Tottenham signed him for $9.6 million. He appeared in 29 matches for the club and scored 7 goals. Dempsey ended his playing career on August 29, 2018, with Seattle Sounders FC after appearing in 115 matches and scoring 47 goals.
Along with Clint, the premier league players to play in MLS are David Beckham, Wayne Rooney, Robbie Keane, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, and Ashley Cole among many.
Clint Dempsey’s International Career
In addition to his exciting club career, Clint also has contributions for his national team. For the United States senior team, Dempsey scored 57 goals in 141 appearances. Dempsey walked out of the tunnel wearing a captain armband for many times.
His 57 goal ties him up with the all-time greatest Landon Donovan. Dempsey graced the field with his teammates Tim Howard, Michael Bradley, Jozy Altidore, Jermaine Jones, and Christian Pulisic among many.
Clint Dempsey’s House, Cars, and Lifestyle
The 36-year-old soccer player lives in a house in Nacogdoches, Texas with his wife Bethany Dempsey. He is also the father of four children. The average price of a house in Texas is at $197,300 on today’s market price.
Clint spends lots of time with his family and sometimes attends parties with his wife. There is no detail about his cars but he must be driving luxurious cars as most soccer players. Looking at his Instagram account, we can assume that he is living a pretty decent lifestyle in the States.
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