Shane Long Biography
Shane Long Patrick is an Irish professional footballer who plays as a striker for Southampton and the Republic of Ireland national team. He also played hurling for Tipperary in his early life. He was born on 22 January 1987 in Gortnahoe, Ireland.
He began his football career at Cork City. He later moved to Reading where, among other achievements, he scored three goals in ten substitute appearances during his team’s Championship-winning 2005–06 campaign, guided his team into the Fourth round of the FA Cup by defeating Liverpool in a third round replay match in 2010, and later won a player of the season award. He signed for Premier League side West Bromwich Albion in 2011 for a fee of £6 million, and joined Hull City in January 2014, then Southampton in August 2014.
Shane Long Age
He was born on 22 January 1987 in Gortnahoe, Republic of Ireland, he is 31 years old as in 2018.
Shane Long Net Worth
His salary by 2014 was 2.6 million EUR. His net worth is estimated to be £11,971,103.
Shane Long Wife
He was married his long term girlfriend Kayleah Adams in 2013, they have three children.
Shane Long Southampton
He signed a four-year contract with Southampton for an undisclosed fee, believed to be in the region of £12 million on 14 August 2014. He made his first appearance for the club after three days, replacing fellow debutant Dušan Tadić for the final 16 minutes of a 2–1 defeat at Liverpool in Southampton’s opening game of the league season. He scored his first Southampton goal against Stoke City in the League Cup on 29 October.
He scored his first league goals for the club with a brace in a 2–0 win over Leicester City, having come on as a substitute for Sadio Mané with 22 minutes remaining. On 21 July 2016, he signed a new contract with Southampton, extending his stay with the club until 2020. He ended a barren run of 23 games without a goal for Southampton on 31 December 2016.
Shane Long Transfer
All the player’s transfers.
Shane Long Injury
|16/17||Metatarsal fracture||May 13, 2017||Jun 30, 2017||48 days||3|
|16/17||Hamstring Injury||Oct 20, 2016||Nov 18, 2016||29 days||6|
|15/16||Sprained ankle||Oct 11, 2015||Nov 7, 2015||27 days||5|
|14/15||Fractured Rib||Jan 24, 2015||Feb 20, 2015||27 days||4|
|12/13||Malleolar injury||Mar 6, 2013||Mar 16, 2013||10 days||2|
|11/12||Abdominal Influenza||Jan 31, 2012||Feb 4, 2012||4 days||2|
Shane Long Fifa 18
His overall rating in FIFA 18 is 75 with a potential of 75. Long has got a 3-star skill moves rating. He prefers to shoot with his right foot. His workrates are High / High. Long’s height is 178 cm and his weight is estimated at 70 kg according to our database. Currently, Shane Long is playing with numbers 9 and 7. His best stats are: Jumping: 92, Acceleration: 83, Sprint Speed: 82, Aggression: 80, Att. Position: 76.