American footballer Jozy Altidore revealed his net worth including updated salary in 2017. Check out his wiki, girlfriend turned wife, salary, height, age and facts. When you are a fan of soccer, there is a high probability that you have heard of Jozy Altidore. Hailing from the United States of America, a country which has a very small record or contribution to the soccer field, Jozy Altidore has turned out to be prominent player of this game. Altidore has played both for USA and Canada winning several honors in the course of his career.
|Full Name||Josmer Volmy Altidore|
|Birth Date||November 6, 1989|
|Height||6 feet / 1.85 m|
|Net Worth||$8 Million|
|Source Of Earning||Soccer player|
|Annual Salary in 2017||$4.8 Million|
Altidore is the fourth and the youngest son of a Haitian-American couple living in Livingston, New Jersey. He was born in 6 November, 1989. His parents later moved and raised him as a Jehovah’s Witness in Boca Raton, Florida. In his youth Altidore played for several small clubs and youth teams in South Florida, such as Boca Raton Juniors Soccer Club, Schulz Academy and Sunrise SC. He was trained with the Under-17 national team at the IMG Academy in Bradenton. When Altidore was just 16 year old, he made his professional debut playing for the New York Red Bulls in 2006. When he was offered a fee of $10 million dollars by Villarreal, he left New York Red Bulls mid-season in 2008 to join the Spanish football club. While under Villarreal, Altidore was loaned three times, first to the Spanish Segunda Division Club Xerex, then to the English Premier League Club Hull City and Turkish Club Bursaspor. On July 2011, Altidore joined the Dutch football club AZ.
The major breakthrough that Altidore’s professional career was looking for came with his induction into the Toronto FC. He was sent in exchange of Jermain Defoe to Toronto FC by Sunderland, the club he was playing for then. Soon, Toronto used its allocation spot to sign Altidore as its Designated Player. Over his career, Altidore has represented United States National Team at the 2007 U-20 FIFA World Cup, 2009, FIFA Confederations Cup, 2010 FIFA World Cup, 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup, 2014 Africa Cup of Nations, 2014 FIFA World Cup and several more. He was carried off the field,in the United States’ opening match against Ghana at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, due to a hamstring injury. Regarding dating, it’s says that Jozy Altidore current girlfriend name is Illiana Blackshear but nothing is yet confirmed including wife.