Jadon Malik Sancho Biography & Net Worth
Jadon Malik Sancho is an English professional footballer who currently plays as a winger for prominent English Premier League side Manchester United. Born to first-generation immigrants from Trinidad and Tobago, he took an interest in football while attending primary school in Kennington, joining Watford FC at the age of seven. He had to travel 21.6 miles from his home to the training center. Finally, at the age of eleven, he moved near the training ground.Signed for Manchester City aged 14 for an initial fee of £66,000.
Childhood and early years Jason Malik Sancho was born on March 25, 2000, in Camberwell, Greater London, United Kingdom.
Both his father, Sean Sancho, and his mother, whose name is unknown, are from Trinidad and Tobago. The couple has three children; Jadon and two daughters. At first the family lived in Peckham, where Sean Sancho earned his living as a security guard. They later moved to Kennington in South East London.
It was here that Jadon enrolled at Crampton Primary School and developed a passion for football which quickly caught the attention of his headmaster. At the time Kennington was riddled with petty crime and many children were attracted to it. He remained engrossed in the game, playing soccer after school either on the streets or on the pitches near his home on the Guinness Trust Buildings estate. At one point he became friends with Reiss Nelson and Ian Carlo Poveda. One day while the boys were playing soccer, Sayce Holmes-Lewis, a well-known coach, came across the trio and watched as they made their rivals look stupid with their almost telepathic abilities and communication.