LB presents the Full Story of a Football Genius best known by the Nickname; ‘Tammy’. Our Tammy Abraham 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 and many OFF and ON-Pitch little known facts about him.
Yes, everyone knows about his abilities but few considers Tammy Abraham Biography which is quite interesting. Now without further adieu, lets Begin.
Tammy Abraham Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Early Life
Kevin Oghenetega Tamaraebi Bakumo-Abraham was born on the 2nd day of October, 1997 in Camberwell, United Kingdom by his parents, Mr and Mrs Tamaraebi Bakumo. His father hails from Bayelsa State, Nigeria. He migrated to Britain in order to set a better future for himself and his family.
Tammy’s life started ticking in the direction of football right from his early childhood time. Although, he started off as a drama boy in school before engaging in football (full time).
The 6ft 3in star once said: “I’d say I was quite a good actor as well. I loved drama at school. That’s something, apart from football, that I really enjoyed doing They would give us something and we had to create a scene. I remember a scene where a little boy got bullied. Obviously, I was the bully because I was a big guy!”
Tammy Abraham Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Career Start
Abraham joined Chelsea at U8 level and progressed through the clubs academy system. It was Chelsea who finally won his youth signature after a huge tussle with Arsenal which is a boyhood club to Tammy. He snubbed Arsenal to join Chelsea in a bid to follow Didier Drogba’s footsteps. He had an early encounter with the African legend at his first day of joining the club.
According to Tammy, “The first player I came across was Didier Drogba. I remember walking outside the academy and I was cold. He saw me outside and picked me up in his car and dropped me at the training ground. I was eight or nine. As soon as I got out the car I was looking for my team-mates to say, ‘That’s Drogba!’ but I didn’t see anyone!
Tammy was part of the Chelsea youth team which recorded back to back triumphs in both the UEFA Youth League and the FA Youth Cup in 2015 and 2016.
In the 2016 edition of the UEFA Youth League, Abraham pitched in with a return of eight goals in nine matches, making him the tournament’s second highest goal scorer. He carried his form over in to the FA Youth Cup and netted the winning goal in Chelsea’s victory over Manchester City. During the 2014–15 and 2015–16 seasons Abraham scored 74 goals in 98 matches across all competitions for Chelsea’s various youth teams.
Tammy Abraham Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Family Life
The striker is from a humble family background. He was born in London to a Nigerian father and British mother who are middle class earners and media shy.
They are proud of their two boys (Tammy and Timmy) who are both footballers. Tammy recently bought a luxury sports car for his parents.
Indeed, The dream of every good child is to make their parent happy !!
He has a younger brother, Timmy, who plays in the academy system at Fulham as at time of writing.
Their dad currently manages both of their careers.
Tammy Abraham Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Relationship Life
The Swansea goal machine is currently in a serious relation with his hot girlfriend whose name is Leah Monroe.
Away from football, Tammy seems to be winning too. He recently took to Instagram to show off his hot girlfriend, who could well be his fiancee judging by the ring emoji in the caption.
Tammy Abraham Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –LifeStyle
Tammy loves African outfits. He sometimes tune his Fashion to the African style. This is has prompted Nigeria to seek a request for Tammy to come play for the country (His father’s land).
Tammy Abraham Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –Allegiance to England
The Nigerian football federation president, Amaju Pinnick, once stated he could convince Abraham — who he described as “like a son” — to switch allegiances from playing for England to Nigeria.
At first, the London-born Abraham who was at that time raining goals for Bristol did NOT rule out the chance of picking the Super Eagles.
He said: “I have to keep doing well for Bristol City for England and Nigeria should keep fighting for me. I’m Nigerian as well so it is possible to play for Nigeria. I have to keep focused on playing here and whatever happens will happen.”
On 21 September 2017, Pinnick claimed that Abraham had switched his allegiance to Nigeria. Abraham issued a statement the same day denying the claim and reaffirming his availability for England selection
He disappionted Nigeria and decided to stay with England even thou he saw great competition in the team unlike the Nigerian team.
Tammy Abraham Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –A long time friend to Roman Abramovich
Tammy was among the few loved youth footballers by Roman Abramovich who finds time to watch his game as he fired Blues youth to glory. The Chelsea owner was once convinced to call for the Chelsea youth best boys to take shots with him. Both Tammy and Dominic Solanke is included as seen in the picture below.
Tammy Abraham Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –The Car Accident
In January 2017, Abraham was involved in a motor vehicle accident while on loan at Bristol City.
At the time of the accident he was driving without a licence or insurance and was summoned to court as a result.
Tammy Abraham Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts –His Contract
Tammy Abraham made sure he amended his wages with Chelsea by signing a £50k-a-week Chelsea contract before joining Swansea on loan.
Abraham confirmed the deal on social media, posting an image of himself putting pen to paper. The post was subsequently deleted as advised by his father. According to sources, the contract was to amend financial negiotiations with Swansea who pays him the same £50k- amount per week.