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Peter Shilton Net Worth and Biography

Peter Shilton net worth

Peter Shilton net worth

Peter Shilton net worth: Peter Leslie Shilton OBE is an English former footballer who played as a goalkeeper. He currently holds the record for playing more games for the England men’s team than anyone else

He was born on 18 September 1949 and has 125 caps, and holds the all-time record for the most competitive appearances in world football – 1,390.

Club career

Shilton was a 13-year-old pupil at King Richard III Boys School, Leicester, when he started training at schoolboy level with his local club Leicester City in 1963. He caught the eye of first-team goalkeeper Gordon Banks, who commented to the coach about how promising he was.

At age 16 in 1966, He made his debut for Leicester against Everton. He played until 1974 helping the team reach FA cup finals in 1969.

Stoke City

Shilton joined Stoke City in November 1974 for £325,000, a world record for a goalkeeper at that time. Shilton played in 26 matches for Stoke in 1974–75 as they narrowly missed out on the league title

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Nottingham Forest made an offer of £250,000 and Shilton signed a month into the new season. Forest had just been promoted to the First Division and were riding high under the management of Brian Clough. 

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Shilton left Forest for Southampton, where his former international teammates Keegan and Alan Ball were both playing. Shilton suffered FA Cup semi final defeat again when he was beaten by a last minute Adrian Heath header which gave Everton a place in the final.

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His 30-year career included spells at 11 clubs and he had the distinction of playing over 100 league games for five clubs. During his time at Nottingham Forest, Shilton won many honours, including the First Division championship, two European Cups, a UEFA Super Cup, and the Football League Cup.

He also represented England at UEFA Euro 1980, the 1982 FIFA World Cup, the 1986 FIFA World Cup, UEFA Euro 1988 and the 1990 FIFA World Cup.

Shilton did not make his World Cup finals debut until the age of 32, but he played in 17 finals matches and shares the record of 10 clean sheets in World Cup finals matches with French goalkeeper Fabien Barthez.

Peter Shilton Net Worth

Peter Shilton net worth is estimated at $2 million. His source of wealth is primary income from association football manager,association football player. The IFFHS ranked Shilton among the top ten goalkeepers of the 20th century in 2000.

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