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Andy Cole Net Worth 2024



Andy Cole Net Worth

What is Andy Cole net worth?

Andy Cole net worth 2024: Andrew Alexander Cole is an English former professional footballer who played as a striker. Cole is mostly remembered for his time with Manchester United, who paid a British record transfer fee to sign him from Newcastle United.

Andy Cole Net Worth and Biography

Net worth$2 million
Full NameAndrew Alexander Cole
Date of birth15 October 1971
OccupationFormer Professional Player
Andy Cole Net Worth 2024

As of 2024, Andy Cole Net Worth is valued at $2 million. Cole spent six years with Manchester United and won nine trophies, including five Premier League titles and the Treble of the Premier League, FA Cup and UEFA Champions League.

Andy Cole Profile

Cole began his career as a youth player for Arsenal on leaving school in 1988, signing professional in 1989.

He made his only league appearance for Arsenal, aged 19, as a substitute against Sheffield United at Highbury during a First Division match on 29 December 1990.

The following season, Cole was loaned to Fulham in the Third Division, where he scored three goals in 13 matches.

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In 1992, Cole joined Second Division Bristol City on loan from Arsenal. He was later tranfered on a permanent deal worth £500,000. He became the most expensive player at the time through this deal. He played for Bristol city for the entirety of the 1992/93 season.

Andy Cole Net Worth

In 1993, Andy Cole sign for Newcastle, the then Division one leaders in a record £1.75 million deal. He netted 12 goals that season to help Newcastle earn a place in the Premier League.

Move to Manchester United

1995, Cole was suddenly sold in a shock deal to Manchester United for a deal worth £7 million – £6 million cash plus £1 million-rated Keith Gillespie going in the opposite direction, setting a new record for the most expensive British transfer.

Despite joining halfway through the 1994–95 season, Cole still managed to score 12 goals in just 18 Premier League matches for United.

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During the 1997/98 season, He became the joint top goal scorer in the Premier League during the course of the season with 18, several of which were spectacular efforts.

Andy Cole Net Worth

!998-99 season, Cole played a key role in the side’s unique treble of the Premier League title, FA Cup and UEFA Champions League. 

Cole was United’s second top scorer again in 1999–2000 with 19 goals in 28 Premier League matches. He collected his fourth Premier League title medal in five seasons, and scored over 20 goals in all competitions for the third successive season.

Cole scored many goals for United including the only goal of the game in their top-of-the-table clash against their closest rivals Leeds United.

Move to Blackburn

During the 2001/2 season, Cole was sold to Blackburn Rovers for £8 million. The arival of new signings in the name of Ruud van Nistelrooy and Juan Sebastián Verón meant Cole was surplus to requirement at the club.

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Cole ended the season with a total of 18 goals in all competitions, 5 for Manchester United and 13 in just 20 matches for Blackburn.

After Blackburn, Cole plied his trade for other clubs including; Fulham in 2004/5 season, Manchester City in 2005/6 season, Portsmouth, Birmingham City,  Sunderland,  Nottingham Forest.

On 11 November 2008, Cole announced his retirement from football, ending a 19-year career.

International career

Andy Cole did not have a smooth career for his country England as he did for clubside. He made just a total of 15 appearances for the English national team.

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Coaching career

In August 2009, Cole was hired by his former Manchester United and England teammate, Milton Keynes Dons manager Paul Ince, to coach the club’s forwards on an initially temporary basis.

Andy Cole Biography

Cole’s father, Lincoln, emigrated to the UK from Jamaica in 1957 and worked as a coal miner in Gedling, Nottinghamshire, from 1965 to 1987.

Cole married his long-time girlfriend Shirley Dewar in July 2002. Their son, Devante, is also a professional footballer who plays as a forward for Barnsley.

In June 2014, Cole suffered kidney failure after developing focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. In April 2017, he underwent a kidney transplant. His nephew Alexander was the donor.

Andy Cole Net Worth

As of 2024, Andy Cole Net Worth is valued at $2 million