- Harry Redknapp is an English football manager and former player. Throughout his 34-year-long managerial career, he managed AFC Bournemouth, West Ham United, Portsmouth, Southampton, Tottenham Hotspur, Queens Park Rangers and Birmingham City. At the end of the 2009-10 season, he had guided Tottenham into the UEFA Champions League.
- Net Worth, Salary, and Income
- Married, Wife, and Children
- Family, Parents, and Siblings
- Body Measurements: Height and Weight
Harry Redknapp is an English football manager and former player. Throughout his 34-year-long managerial career, he managed AFC Bournemouth, West Ham United, Portsmouth, Southampton, Tottenham Hotspur, Queens Park Rangers and Birmingham City. At the end of the 2009-10 season, he had guided Tottenham into the UEFA Champions League.
Originally from Poplar, England, Henry James Redknapp was born on 2 March 1947 under the star sign Pisces. The 74-year-old football manager is British by nationality and belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity.
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Redknapp secured a spot in the Tottenham Spurs’ youth team at the age of 11. He played for the Spurs from 1958 to 1962 before joining West Ham United’s youth team in 1962.
Redknapp was a member of West Ham’s junior team until 1965 when he was promoted to the senior squad. His time with the club ended in 1972, and he then moved to Bournemouth, where he spent four seasons (1972-76). In 1976, Redknapp played one match for Brentford before moving to the United States to work as a player-coach for the NASL’s Seattle Sounders. After a final appearance for Bournemouth in 1982, he announced his retirement from his playing career.
Redknapp was the manager of Bournemouth from 1983 to 1992 and was a key figure in the club’s victory in the inaugural Associate Members’ Cup in 1984. During his seven-year tenure at West Ham (1994-2001), the team played 327 games, winning 121 of them. His first spell at Portsmouth (2002-04) did not achieve the results he or the club’s officials hoped for. He only stayed there for two seasons before resigning.
Redknapp stayed at Southampton in the 2004-05 season before returning to Portsmouth in late 2005. In 2008, he assisted them in winning the FA Cup for the first time in their history.
He was the manager of Tottenham Hotspur from 2008 to 2012, and in the 2009-10 season, he took them to the UEFA Champions League.
From 2012 to 2015, Redknapp was the manager of Queens Park Rangers, the Jordan national team in 2016, and Birmingham City in 2017. His contract with Birmingham was terminated in September 2017 after the club suffered five consecutive losses. A month later, he announced his retirement from management after 34 years in the dugout.
Redknapp earned himself a massive fortune worth tens of millions of dollars from his impressive playing and managerial career in football. According to Celebrity Net Worth, he is worth a whopping $18 million.
Married, Wife, and Children
Redknapp is happily married to his longtime wife, Sandra Harris. The couple first met at a pub sometime in 1964 and eventually tied the knot in 1967. They have two sons – Mark and Jamie – together.
Their son, Jamie, was a footballer who followed in his father’s footsteps. He played for Liverpool, Bournemouth, Tottenham Hotspur, and Southampton throughout his 16-year career. As a member of the English national team, he played in 17 international matches between 1995 and 1999. He currently works as a football analyst for Sky Sports.
Family, Parents, and Siblings
The football manager was born to Henry Joseph William Redknapp and Violet May Brown. He is the only child born to his late parents. His father died in 1996 at the age of 74, and his mother died in 2001, aged 77.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
Redknapp stands tall at the height of 5 feet 11 inches. He has gained some weight over the years and weighs around 82 kg. He has green eyes, and his hair color is salt and pepper.