Shaun Maloney Family and Parents – Shaun Richard Maloney is a Scottish football coach and former player, who is the current manager of Scottish Premiership know all about her in this Blog.
Shaun Maloney Wiki
|Birthdate||24 January 1983|
|Age (as of 2021)||38 years|
|Place of Birth||Miri, Malaysia|
|Parents||Name not Known|
|Education||Cults Academy in Aberdeen|
Shaun Richard Maloney is a Scottish football coach and former player, who is the current manager of Scottish Premiership side Hibernian. Maloney played for Celtic, Aston Villa, Wigan Athletic, Chicago Fire, Hull City and the Scotland national team as an attacking midfielder or winger. After retiring as a player, Maloney worked for Celtic and the Belgium national team as a coach. He was appointed Hibernian manager in December 2021.
Shaun Maloney Family, Parents
Maloney was born to an English father and Scottish mother in Miri, a coastal city in north-eastern Sarawak, Malaysia, on 24 January 1983.He spent his infancy in Malaysia while his father, a helicopter pilot and armed forces veteran, worked there as a flying instructor.
The family returned to Britain when Maloney was five years old, after his father accepted a job in Aberdeen, Scotland. In a 2014 interview, Maloney said: “Although I am Scottish and play for Scotland, Malaysia will always be a special part of me.”
Maloney was educated at St Joseph’s Primary School and Cults Academy in Aberdeen. At age of 10, he had joined his first football club, Kincorth Boys’ Club.At 12, he moved to Culter Boys’ Club then at 14, to Albion Boys’ Club.
Shaun Maloney Wife, Is Shaun Maloney Married
Shaun Maloney is Possible Married but he has not reveal anything about his personal life. After several searches, there is news of him getting married to Stephanie White in St. Joseph’s church, Helensburgh in 2019.
Shaun Maloney Net Worth
Shaun Richard Maloney is a Scottish football coach and former player has an estimated Net Worth around $4 Million in 2022.
Shaun Maloney Professional Career
After joining Celtic as a trainee in 1999,Maloney made his first team debut on 29 April 2001 against Rangers at Ibrox Stadium, in a 3–0 win for Celtic.He spent the next few years trying to break into the first team, spending most of his time as a substitute.
Despite not playing regularly, Maloney acquired a reputation for being a free kick specialist.Maloney did appear several times for Celtic during their run to the UEFA Cup Final in 2003, and scored in a 3–1 win over VfB Stuttgart at Parkhead in the Round of 16.
On 22 August 2008, Celtic announced the signing of Maloney on a four-year deal for a fee of £3 million. Maloney marked his return with a Man of the Match performance and two assists in his first match, after coming off the bench for Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink in a 3–0 victory over Falkirk at Celtic Park.
Maloney scored his first goal after his return to Celtic in a 4–2 away win over Motherwell and managed his second the following week in a 3–1 away win at Kilmarnock.He finished the season with five goals, taking his total Celtic goals tally to 42.
Maloney joined Wigan Athletic in the Premier League on 31 August 2011 for a fee of £850,000, signing a three-year deal.He made his debut on 13 September 2011 in a 2–1 defeat against Crystal Palace in the League Cup.
He struggled to break into the first team, appearing three times as a substitute during the first half of the 2011–12 season.Maloney admitted his fitness “was lacking a little bit” when he joined the club,and manager Roberto Martínez felt that Maloney needed more time to settle-in.
On 11 March 2012, he made his first Premier League appearance in almost five months, coming on as a substitute against Norwich City.His performance was described as “outstanding”,and he was rewarded with his first league start for the club in the following game against West Bromwich Albion.
On 25 January 2015, Maloney signed for Major League Soccer side Chicago Fire for an undisclosed fee.He was signed as one of the team’s Designated Players. On 4 April 2015, Maloney scored his first goal for Fire in a 3–2 win over Toronto at Toyota Park,and went on to win MLS player of the week honours.
Shaun Maloney Coaching career
Celtic appointed Maloney to a coaching role with their under-20 development squad in August 2017.Maloney was added to the coaching staff of the Belgium national team in September 2018.Later that month, he left Celtic to take the position with Belgium on a full-time basis. Maloney was appointed manager of Scottish club Hibernian in December 2021.