Kevin Sinfield is the defence coach for the Leicester Tigers who play in Premiership Rugby know all about Kevin Sinfield Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife and More in this article.
Kevin Sinfield Wiki Bio
|Birthdate ( Age)||12 September 1980|
|Place of Birth||Oldham, United Kingdom|
|Children||Two, Jack Sinfield, Sam Sinfield|
|Parents||Ray Sinfield, Beryl Sinfield|
|Profession||English rugby union player|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $2 Million|
Kevin Sinfield also known by the nickname of “Sir Kev”, is the defence coach for the Leicester Tigers who play in Premiership Rugby, the top division of English rugby union, and a former professional rugby league player, captain and director of rugby for Leeds Rhinos in the Super League, he also played internationally for England and Great Britain.
Sinfield played his entire professional career with Leeds and is one of the most successful players in the Super League history, having captained the team to seven Super League championships and two Challenge Cup successes.
Kevin Sinfield Family, Parents
Sinfield was born in Oldham, Greater Manchester, England. Sinfield starting his playing career at Waterhead A.R.L.F.C., who also produced talent such as Barrie McDermott, Paul Sculthorpe, Danny Sculthorpe, Paul Highton, Lee Jewitt, Marc Sneyd and Gareth Owen. He signed for Leeds RLFC in August 1997.
Kevin Sinfield wife, Children
Kevin Sinfield Married with wife Jayne Sinfield.Kevin and Jayne share two children. The names of their two sons are Jack Sinfield and Sam Sinfield according to Celebsagewiki.
Kevin Sinfield Net Worth
Kevin Sinfield is the defence coach for the Leicester Tigers who play in Premiership Rugby has an estimated Net Worth around $1 Million – $2 Million in 2022.
Sinfield made his first team début for Leeds aged 16 against the Sheffield Eagles. He went on to make three further appearances during the 1997 and 1998 seasons, scoring his first try against the Huddersfield Giants in September 1998. 1999 was a breakthrough season for Sinfield, making 21 appearances and scoring 2 tries. He was unlucky not to be selected for the 1999 Challenge Cup Final at the old Wembley Stadium.
Sinfield was a member of the England squad for the 2000 Rugby League World Cup, notably scoring a hat-trick of tries in a 76–4 victory over Russia.During the 2001 Kangaroo tour he played for Great Britain in all three Ashes Tests against the Australians. Sinfield played for Leeds at stand-off in the 2003 Challenge Cup Final against Bradford Bulls, kicking four goals in his side’s defeat.
Sinfield capped the 2009 season by winning the Harry Sunderland Trophy for his performance as he led Leeds to victory in a third successive Grand Final. Leeds defeated St Helens 18–10, with Sinfield scoring six of the points, including a drop goal. With victory, Sinfield became the first player in history to captain four championship-winning teams. He dedicated the win at Old Trafford to the recently deceased former Leeds player John Holmes.
In 2012 he extended his championship tally as Leeds again came from 5th in the regular season to triumph at Old Trafford – this time 26–18 against Warrington. Sinfield turned in a Man-of-the-Match performance in the final, winning the Harry Sunderland Trophy with a try, a penalty and 4 conversions.Remarkably, he finished the 5-match playoff campaign with a 100% goalkicking record.
On 31 March 2015 Sinfield announced the 2015 season would be his last in rugby league and that he will finish his career with rugby union side Yorkshire Carnegie.
He played in the 2015 Challenge Cup Final victory over Hull Kingston Rovers at Wembley Stadium.His last match in rugby league was the 2015 Super League Grand Final, in which he captained Leeds to victory and thus secured the treble for the first time in the club’s history.
On 24 August 2016 the Rugby Football League (RFL) announced that Sinfield was joining the RFL as Rugby Director responsible for reviewing and developing a performance strategy for the England national team until the 2021 World Cup. On 6 July 2018 it was announced that Sinfield would be returning to Leeds Rhinos as their first ever Director of Rugby. He will leave the Rhinos at the conclusion of the 2021 season to join rugby union side Leicester Tigers as defence coach.