Dave Whelan Biography, Net Worth, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Fact, and More

Dave Whelan

Dave Whelan is one of the richest English soccer players who was born on the 24th of November, 1936. He was raised in Bradford, England, and has spent most of his life over there.

Dave Whelan Biography and Net Worth

Net Worth         $200 Million
Full Name          David Whelan
Date of Birth      November 24, 1936
Age                    85 (in 2022)
Birthplace           Bradford, United Kingdom   
Profession          Soccer Player, Businessman    
Spouse                Pat Whelan           

Early Life 

He went to Saint’s High School for his initial studies; he completed his O-A Level studies at Saint’s and then took Business in his higher studies. Dave is a business graduate, and along with his last university years, he joined Sports Academy as his side interest but later became way more focused on it. 

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Dave Whelan Family

Mr. Whelan is the father of Dave, who has migrated from Ireland as that is his ancestral country. His parents hold British nationality, but both of them have hailed from different countries. Dave has two sisters and is the only son in the family. 

Professional Career

In 1955, at the age of 19, Dave made his debut in soccer with Blackburn Rovers; during his first international season, he scored six goals and won FA Final along with his team. 

In regard to this win, Rovers offered him a ten-year contract with them as a right-winger performer; he sealed the offer and played for a decade with Blackbucks. 

Then in the passing years, he was getting improved, and the average annual salary was getting raised because of his lively input to the team. Throughout the seasons, even after several downs and heart drop, he managed to perform in the maximum seasons and became one of the highest senior scorers in soccer.

Along with sports, Dave launched his store chain in the United Kingdom with mandatory services across the country. This led him to generate million within an initial year, and from the same revenue, he bought Club Wigan Athletic, which is a legit soccer academy following the International Cooperate legacy.

Currently, Dave is not running any of his businesses or his games, he has transferred his stores’ chain and the club to his sons, and they might deliver it to the state soon.

Who is Dave Whelan’s Wife/Girlfriend?

Dave Whelan has been married to Pat Whelan for over decades; they were in love from their late 20s and have been together since then. Before Pat, Dave does not have any famous past in regard to his relationships. 

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Net worth of Dave Whelan

The estimated net worth of Dave Whelan in September 2022 is $200 million. Most of his income is through his soccer involvements, and the rest of that is through his real estate investments. Dave owns several apartments and a mansion in Manchester and Scotland. 


Dave has been awarded FA Final Cup, Premier League Trophies, Football League Cups, Community Shield, and Wigan Athletic Honors. 

Physical Appearance

Height: 6’ 2” (in feet)
Weight: 88 (in Kg)
Figure measurements: 46-42-17 inches
Eye color: Blue
Hair color: Blonde

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