Wout Weghorst is a Dutch professional footballer. On 31 January 2022, Wegort signed a £ 12 million three-and-a-half-year contract with English Premier League club Burnley. On 13 January 2023, Wegord signed for United on an end-of-season loan.
Wout Weghorst Personal Life
Wout Weghorst was born on 7 August 1992 in Borne, Netherlands to Frans Weghorst and Astrid Weghorst. He has three siblings- Niek, Twan, and Ralf.
Wout began playing football at a very young age.
Wout Weghorst Career
In 2012, he signed a contract with Eerste Divisie club Emmen. He made his debut on 10 August 2012 in a match against Dordrecht, which ended in a 1–1 draw. Weghorst scored his first goal in professional football a month later, in a derby against Veendam, a match that ended in a 2–1 win for Emmen. In his debut season, he played in 28 league games and scored 8 goals. After a spell at Emmen, Weghorst signed for Eredivisie club Heracles Almelo on a free transfer. On 9 August, Weghorst made his Eredivisie debut for Heracles Almelo in a 0–3 home loss to Az in Polman Stadion. During his two years at Almelo, he was a regular starter.
In July 2016, he signed a four-year contract with Az. On 24 November 2016, he scored his first European goal, a 0–1 winner in a UEFA Europa League group matches against Dundalk of Ireland. He was named Ron Vlaar’s vice-captain before the season.
On 26 June 2018, Weghorst signed a four-year contract with Bundesliga side VfL Wolfsburg. On 16 March 2019, he scored his first hat-trick for Wolfsburg and the first by a player for the club since Mario Gómez in April 2017 when Fortuna Düsseldorf won 5–2 in the league. He finished his first season in Germany with 17 goals and finished third in the 2018–19 Bundesliga goalscoring table.
On 31 January 2022, Wegort signed a £ 12 million three-and-a-half-year contract with English Premier League club Burnley. Wegort made his debut for the club on 5 February, playing the full 90 minutes in a 0–0 draw with Watford at Turf Moor. Wegort scored his first goal for the club on 19 February in a 3–0 win over Brighton and Hove Albion.
On 5 July 2022, Weghorst signed for Super Lig club Besiktas on loan until the end of the 2022–23 season. He made his rig debut for Spel on 6 August in his 1–0 win at home to Kayserispor. He scored his first league goal against Fatih Karagümlük in a 4–1 win over Besiktas on 21 August. On 13 January, Wegord signed for United on an end-of-season loan. He received his number 27 jersey, which was last worn by Alex Telles. Debuted against Crystal Palace on January 18th.
On 14 October 2014, Weghorst made his debut for the Dutch under-21 national team, scoring in a 5–4 loss to Portugal. This was his only appearance for the under-21 team. In March 2018, he was called up to the full squad for the first time in Ronald Koeman’s first Dutch national team. He made his senior international debut on 23 March in a friendly against England at the Amsterdam Arena. Weghorst was named in his UEFA Euro 2020 Dutch squad, scoring in the first group match against Ukraine. In November 2022, Weghorst was named to the Dutch squad for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Wout Weghorst Relationship
He is married to his long-term girlfriend named Van Esch. The couple has three daughters- Juul, Lucie Marie, and Suze Marie.
Wout Weghorst Education
There is no information present publicly about his educational qualification.
Wout Weghorst Net Worth
He has a net worth of $7 million. He earns via brand endorsement and football contracts.
Wout Weghorst Instagram Account
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Wout Weghorst Physical Stats
|Height||1.97 m or 6 ft 6 in|
|Weight||84 kg or 185 lbs|
|Weight Color||Dark Brown|
Wout Weghorst Wiki/Bio
|Full Name||Wout François Maria Weghorst|
|Date of Birth||7 August 1992|
|Siblings||Niek, Twan, Ralf|
|Children||Juul, Lucie Marie, Suze Marie|
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