Quick Facts of Lee Dixon
- Full NameLee Dixon
- Net Worth$50 Million
- Date of Birth1964 /03 /17
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceManchester City, England
- ProfessionFormer Footballer
- Eye colourDark Brown
- Hair colourLight Brown
- Height5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)
- Online PresenceTwiter
- Children2 (Joshua)
Lee Dixon is a former professional football player who played as a right-back for Arsenal Burnley, Bury, Chester City, and Stoke City. Likewise, he was also an England international defender. As of now, he is a soccer analyst for BBC shows such as Match of the Day and Football Focus.
Moreover, Dixon almost spent over one and a half-decade as an Arsenal defender. Likewise, he also played for other football clubs. So, what is his net worth?
Who Is Lee Dixon? Bio & Wiki
The former football player, Lee Dixon was born on 17th March 1964 in Manchester City, England as Lee Michael Dixon. Likewise, he belongs to the white ethnic group and holds a British nationality. Moreover, Dixon was born to Roy Dixon (father), but there is no information about his mother. In addition, his birth sign is Pisces.
When Did Lee Dixon Start His Career?
Lee Dixon started his career as a footballer from lower divisions. He joined Burnley in 1982 and left it in 1984 and played for Chester City from 1984-1985. Similarly, he played for bury from 1985 to 1986. Before joining Arsenal, Dixon played for Stoke City from 1986 to 1988.
Further, Dixon joined Arsenal in 1988 and made 619 appearances scoring 28 goals before retiring. Likewise, he played as a defense which included Tony Adams, Steve Bould, Nigel Winterburn, Martin Keown, Daniella Semaan, etc.
Dixon was honored to play Gunners: Division 1 Championship (1989 & 1991), the Premier League (1998 & 2002), the FA Cup (1993, 1998 & 2002), the European Cup Winners Cup (1994) and the Charity Shield (1998 & 1999).
Not only an Arsenal Defender but Dixon also played for international team of England as a defender. Dixon retired in 2002 and started working for BBC and later moved to ITV Sport in July 2012. Furthermore, he also owns a restaurant.
Who Is Lee Dixon’s Wife? (Married & Children)
The former footballer, Lee Dixon is currently a married man. Lee married Yolande Dixon in Hawaii. However, there are no details about their wedding such as the date and place. As per some sources, Yolande is his second wife. However, Dixon hasn’t uttered anything about his first wife.
Currently, Dixon is living in St Albans, Hertfordshire, with his spouse and his two children. One of his child’s name is Joshua Dixon however, there is no information about his other kid.
As of now, Dixon is free of rumors and controversy regarding his divorce and other affairs. He is enjoying a blissful life along with his spouse and kids.
How Much Is Lee Dixon’s Net Worth?
Not to mention, Lee Dixon earned a hefty sum of money through his successful football career. Lee’s net worth is around $50 Million which is similar to that of Matthew Trebek. Likewise, he used to earn around $100,000 to $350,00 per week while playing for Arsenal.
Similarly, he might also be earning well from his current career as a BBC host. Dixon also adds some of the money to his net worth from his restaurant too. Moreover, he also owns a Catherman 7 sports car worths around $30,00. As a matter of fact, he raised over $100,000 for the Sport Relief charity.