Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts

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Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts

LB presents the Full Story of a Left Back Genius who is best known by the Nickname; ‘Six Million Dollar Man’. Our Luke Shaw Childhood Story plus Untold Biography Facts brings to you full account of notable events from his childhood time till date. Analysis involves his life story before fame, family life, relationship life and other OFF-Pitch little-known facts about him.

Yes, everyone knows about his speed and deadly left foot but few consider our Luke Shaw’s Biography which is quite interesting. Now without further adieu, let’s Begin.

Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Early Life

Luke Paul Hoare Shaw was born on the 12th day of July 1995 in Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom.

He shares his birthday with James Rodriguez, Brock Lesnar, Malala Yousafzai (Noble Peace Prize winner), Sundar Pichai (CEO of Google), and Bill Cosby.

Luke was born to his mother, Joanna Shaw and father, Paul Shaw. Growing up in Surrey, he attended Rydens Enterprise School in Hersham.

His love for Chelsea FC’s Gianfranco Zola ignited his passion for football. Little Luke grew up as a Chelsea supporter and has claimed that he originally wanted to play for the London club. In fact, he made an attempt into their academy as an eight-year-old. Shaw played at Chelsea’s development centre in Guildford, but was not offered an academy place.

Despite the disappointment, Luke was still very keen on football. He continued pursuing his dream at an early age. In 2001, he joined Hersham who later referred him to Molesey Juniors in a bid to build himself up for bigger football academies. In 2003, Southampton gave him a call. After playing for the club for 11 years (2003-2011 for the academy), Luke joined Manchester United in 2014 as the most expensive teenager purchased by the club. The rest, as they say, is now history.

Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Relationship Life

As at the time of writing, Luke is unmarried but enjoys a relationship with his beloved girlfriend Shelby Billingham. The couple is very happy with each other and enjoying their relationship happily.

Luke Shaw Girlfriend
Luke Shaw and Girlfriend, Shelby Billingham

Both Luke and Shelby parted ways as soon as he moved away from London to Manchester.  This was when he started a relationship with girlfriend Anouska Santos. The love tends to grow from strength to strength.

Recently, the left-back was spotted doing some late-night Christmas shopping with his partner. Shaw, dressed all in black with a woolly hat to shield himself from the winter weather. Both are very keen to take a look at a jewellery store for presents before the big day.

Luke Shaw goes for jewellery shopping with his girlfriend
Luke Shaw goes for jewellery shopping with his girlfriend, Anouska Santos.

But judging by the time they spent scouring the engagement rings section of the jewellery shops, they could be planning their own special day in the not too distant future. Below is Luke Shaw and his girlfriend Anouska Santos at the United4Unicef dinner event.

Luke Shaw and his lover, Anouska Santos
Luke Shaw and his lover, Anouska Santos

Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Family Life

Luke was born and brought up into a well-known one time middle-class family of Kingston Upon Thames United Kingdom. This was before football investment paid off for their first son.

He is the favourite child of his parents and therefore he received great love and attention from his beloved family. Moreover, he also credits his family for his success. Below is Mr. Paul Shaw, his beloved wife Joanna Shaw (back view) and their children which includes Luke Shaw.

Luke Shaw Family
Luke Shaw Family

Luke’s father and mother are the ideal parents who always stand with him in every situation.

Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Luke Shaw Brother Vs Mourinho

LUKE SHAW’S brother once denied going on a massive Twitter rant in which he appeared to have abused Jose Mourinho.
Ben Shaw was seemingly left angered after the Special One dropped his brother out of the squad for which his team lost 4 – 0 to Chelsea.
Before he started abusing Jose Mourinho, Ben initially appeared to wish the club well, saying: “Good luck today Utd.”

However, things quickly turned sour as the team was announced and Shaw was dropped, with Ben allegedly wrote the following on social media.

Benny's frustration with Jose Mourinho
Benny’s frustration with Jose Mourinho

Luke Shaw had always found himself at the receiving end of Jose Mourinho outburst which led him to be dropped off his squad. Jose often publicly criticised Shaw to the extent that senior United players were forced to comfort the young defender.

Jose Mourinho's frustration with Luke Shaw
Jose Mourinho’s frustration with Luke Shaw

Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Leg Break Video

Luke Shaw once suffered an unimaginable pain of horrific double leg break in a Champions League match against PSV.

Less than 15 minutes into the match, the buccaneering left-back was charging into the opposition penalty area when Hector Moreno, the PSV defender, carelessly clattered into him. Watch Video below;

Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Personality

Danny Rose is Cancer and has the following attribute to his personality.

Image result for luke shaw faceLuke Shaw’s Strengths: Tenacious, highly imaginative, loyal, emotional, sympathetic and persuasive.

Luke Shaw’s Weaknesses: Moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure.

What Luke Shaw likes: Art, home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, a good meal with friends.

What Luke Shaw dislikes: Strangers, any criticism of Mom and revealing of personal life.

Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Reason behind Nickname

The Sun once reported they have United players have nicknamed Luke Shaw ‘The Six Million Dollar Man”. This is due to him having similar faith with astronaut Steve Austin who got seriously injured when his spaceship crashed.

Luke also suffered a horror leg break during the Champions League defeat against PSV Eindhoven.

Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Attack Minded Fact

Luke Shaw has drawn comparisons to former Manchester United left-back Patrice Evra primarily based on who has taken the most attack-minded approach to the game. Yes, Evra earned a reputation as an attacking wingback BUT stats suggest Shaw is better.

Facts revealed Luke Shaw is more attack-minded than Evra
Facts revealed Luke Shaw is more attack-minded than Evra

According to statistics, the youngster made 141 crosses to his teammates in 35 Premier League appearances – more than Evra managed – and had a 56% success rate when attempting to dribble with the ball.

Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Paul Scholes Not Happy

One man Shaw has not still impressed till date is Paul Scholes. The legendary Manchester United midfielder has constantly hit out over the price tag his former club paid for the defender and claimed the Red Devils should have signed a striker instead. Scholes, who made 718 total appearances for United in a glittering 20-year-career, has recently been quoted as saying the £30+ million forked out on Shaw was “silly”.

Paul Scholes disapproval of Luke Shaw

In his words…“For a left-back to be worth £34 million shows how silly the game has gone. For that money, I want a centre-forward who going to score 30 goals a season”

Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –His worst opponent

Luke Shaw has come up against some of the most fearsome opponents. The likes of Eden HazardDaniel Sturridge and Wilfried Zaha, Luis Suarez all square up.

But who is his most feared opponent? No, not Suarez, known for biting opposing defenders. It is Victor Moses. When asked in a recent Twitter Q&A who his most feared opponent was, the starlet replied, perhaps surprisingly:

“That’s a tough one but I’m going for Victor Moses, purely for his pace and power. I always found it a very difficult test.”

Luke Shaw Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Teenage Expectations

Despite being the world’s fourth-most costliest defender, pulling in wages of around £100,000-a-week, players and fans alike shouldn’t expect to see Luke Shaw driving a flashy car.
That’s not because he can’t afford one – his earnings at United made him one of the world’s most envied teenagers.
Back then, It was because he hasn’t yet passed his driving test. It’s moments like this you remember just how young Shaw was at that time.
He was only 18 when he joined United. Before he joined, he was still living with his parents. His parents often drive him to train and to play matches. This was even before he went for the 2014 World Cup. Shaw took a week-long, intensive driving course after his 2014 World Cup commitments were over. This was in an effort to finally get his licence. His transition from a super rich teenager to adult was indeed something else.

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