Jermaine Jenas Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Jermaine Jenas

Biography / Wiki

Being persistent may lead you to the door of success but hard work is the key to achieving it, this line has been very well proved by ‘Jermaine Anthony Jenas’ professionally known as ‘Jermaine Jenas’ who is an English television presenter, football pundit, and retired professional footballer.

He played for English club sides Nottingham Forest, Newcastle United, Tottenham Hotspur, Aston Villa, and Queens Park Rangers as a central midfielder. From his 341 league appearances, he scored a career total of 39 goals.

He was chosen to participate in the 2006 FIFA World Cup for England at the Under-16 level. For the 2014-2015 season, he also worked as an analyst for ITV Sport’s coverage of the Europa League.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 18 February 1983, this handsome footballer has turned 40 years old. He seems enough tall with his height which is 180 centimeters and he 5’11” in feet & inches. He maintains himself very fit and healthy with a weight of 70 kilograms and 154 lbs in pounds.

Moreover, he is very conscious about his physique and follows a regular and healthy diet in order to keep himself fit as a fiddle with body measurements of 39 inches chest, 30 inches waist, and 12.5 inches biceps approximately.

Net Worth

He earns a fine amount salary which is also around $368,453 per year and has a net worth of $1,210,366 as of 2021.

Education / Family

Jermaine was born and raised up in Nottingham, England, and belongs to the Afro-Caribbean ethnicity. He is born to his father Dennis Genas and his mother Lynnette Sharpe. There is no information regarding his siblings. As for his education, he also didn’t reveal any information with regard to his education and educational qualifications.


Jermaine Jenas

Full Name Jermaine Anthony Jenas
Birth Place Nottingham, England
Date of birth 18 February 1983
Age 40 Years
Height In feet & inches: 5’11”

In centimeters: 180 cm

Weight In kilograms: 70 kg

In pounds: 154 lbs

Eye color Dark Brown
Hair color Dark Brown
Profession Television Presenter and Footballer
Sexual orientation Straight
School Not Known
College Not Known
Religion Christianity
Nationality British
Home town Nottingham, England
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Fathers name Dennis Genas
Mothers name Lynnette Sharpe


Jermaine Jenas with his mother
Jermaine Jenas with his mother

Brothers Not Known
Sisters Not Known

Career / Fashion and Style

Club Career

Nottingham Forest

As of his career, Jermaine Jenas starts off his career at Nottingham Forest where Jermaine made his debut matured 17 on seventh January 2001, beginning in a 1-0 home loss to Wolverhampton Wanderers in the FA Cup. Jermaine played his first association game as a starter and was replaced by David Freeman in the 68th minute of a 3-0 home loss to Crystal Palace.

Jermaine turned into a standard and scored his first senior goal on 18 August in a 2-1 loss at Barnsley in the 2001-2002 season. Then, at that point, Jermaine was offered to Newcastle United for £5 million in February 2002 after four goals in 33 games across all rivalries.

Newcastle United

Jermaine joined Newcastle United from Nottingham Forest in 2002 where he turned into the second most costly youngster in British football after Robbie Keane. After the 2001-2002 season he previously experienced worldwide competition football, while, being in the England crew, Jermaine was engaged with the U21 European Championships held in Switzerland.

Jermaine played 12 games for Newcastle United in the 2001-2002 football season and Newcastle United equipped for the 2002-2003 Champions League. He won the 2002-2003 PFA Young Player of the Year grant just as he figured out how to play 32 games in the Premier League and scored 6 goals in the 2002-2003 season.

In the 2003-2004 season Jermaine played 31 Premier League games and scored 2 goals while he played 31 games Premier League games and scored one goal in the 2004-2005 season.

In his initial three seasons at Newcastle, Newcastle played in European football; twice in the Champions League, in seasons 2002-2003, 2003-2004, and twice in the UEFA Cup in seasons 2003-2004 subsequent to fizzling at a gathering stage in the Champions League, and for the 2004-2005 UEFA Cup his last season at Newcastle.

Jermaine likewise won 14 of his 21 caps for England when with Newcastle United though Newcastle United acknowledged a proposal of £7 million for him from Tottenham Hotspur on 31st August 2005.

Tottenham Hotspur

Jermaine was therefore offered to Tottenham Hotspur on move cutoff time day 31st August for an underlying charge of £7 million where he got seven objectives from midfield as Tottenham qualified for the UEFA Cup. He denoted his return from 13-match nonattendance through injury by scoring the second goal in Tottenham’s 3-1 FA Cup fourth-round upon Southend United.

Jermaine marked another five-year deal at Tottenham on 29th August 2007, keeping him at the club until 2012. Likewise, Jermaine played in the 1-1 draw and the 5-1 triumph over rivals Arsenal in the two legs of the semi-finals of the League Cup, scoring the initial objectives in both matches.

Jermaine added a one-year expansion to his five-year contract toward the finish of July 2008, keeping him at Tottenham until 2013.

A couple of days after the fact, he was named as Spurs’ new bad habit commander following the flights of Robbie Keane and Paul Robinson. Jermaine showed up for Tottenham on 26th December against Fulham and scored the main objective in a 1-0 success over West Bromwich Albion.

Aston Villa advance

Jermaine joined Aston Villa on a season-long advance arrangement from Tottenham on 31st August 2011 and wore the number 8 shirt at Villa, a similar number he had while at Spurs. Jermaine made his introduction for Villa on fifth November, coming on as a second-half substitute against Norwich City.

Then, at that point, Jermaine came on for his second appearance for Villa on 27th November against Swansea City, as a 69th-minute substitute for striker Emile Heskey. Jermaine began his first game for Villa against Manchester United on third December anyway he injured over his own feet and experienced a cracked Achilles ligament injury in a game.

Later Jermaine got back to Tottenham following his medical procedure, being given the number 21 for the impending 2012-2013 season and he marked an extended crisis credit manage the previous club Nottingham Forest on 28th September 2012.

Jermaine scored the principal objective of his credit spell away at Barnsley in a 4-1 success and on first November 2012, Forest reported that Jenas’ advance had been reached out until January.

Sovereigns Park Rangers

Sovereigns Park Rangers marked Jermaine on an 18-month contract for an undisclosed expense from Tottenham on the last day of the January 2013 exchange window. Jermaine scored his first objective for the club in a 3-1 home triumph over Sunderland on ninth March and showed up for his new club, however couldn’t keep them from being consigned with three games to go.

Jermaine experienced a burst front cruciate tendon (ACL) during an instructional meeting in April 2014 in the wake of showing up for QPR in the Championship which precluded him for the remainder of the period. Jermaine stayed with QPR during his restoration interaction despite the fact that his agreement lapsed toward the finish of the 2013-2014 season.

International Career

Jermaine played for England from the under-15 level straight up to the senior group, where he made his presentation against Australia on twelfth February 2003, under supervisor Sven-Goran Eriksson.

Jermaine is be named in the 2006 FIFA World Cup crew yet didn’t play at the competition through his improvement at Spurs acquired him a call-up to the England crew for Fabio Capello’s first game in control, an agreeable against Switzerland at Wembley Stadium on sixth February 2008 where he scored the initial objective in the 40th moment as England won 2-1. Altogether, he earned 21 caps at senior level after scoring one goal.

Girlfriend, Affairs, Wife, and More

As of his personal life, he is a married man who tied the marriage knot with his beautiful wife named Ellie Penfold with whom he shares two daughters Geneva and Olivia. Recently, in October 2021, he is blessed with a son named Jacob Anthony.

Girlfriend None
Marital status Married
Wife Ellie Penfold


Jermaine Jenas with his wife
Jermaine Jenas with his wife

Children Son – Jacob Anthony

Daughter – Geneva, and Olivia

Jermaine Jenas with his kids
Jermaine Jenas with his kids

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Jermaine Jenas

Some Interesting Facts About Jermaine Jenas

  • He made his both youth and senior debut at Nottingham Forest club.
  • In 2002-2003, he received the PFA Young Player of the Year award.
  • For the 2014-2015 season, he worked as an analyst for ITV Sport’s coverage of the Europa League.
  • At the 2006 FIFA World Cup, he was teammates with John Terry on the English squad.
  • He was chosen to participate in the 2006 FIFA World Cup for England at the Under-16 level.
  • He was transferred to Queens Park Rangers on 31/01/2013 for free
  • At the 2014-2015 UEFA Europa League, he became an analyst for ITV Sport’s coverage.
  • In 2020, he started co-presenting “The One Show” on BBC One with Alex Jones.
  • On 7th January 2016, he formally announced his retirement from football.

Social Media Profile(s)

  1. Instagram @jjenas
  2. Twitter@jjenas8
  3. Facebook @JermaineJenas8
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