This article will answer every question you have about Tyler Adams. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.
- What does Adams do for a living?
- Who are Adams’s parents and siblings?
- What are Adams’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Adams married or does he have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
- Does Adams have any children?
- Where is Adams now?
- How tall is Adams?
- How much money does Adams earn?
- What is Adams’s net worth?
N/B: Please read the entire post to have all your questions answered.
Who is Tyler Adams?
Tyler Shaan Adams is a professional American soccer player who plays for Premier League club Leeds United and captains the United States national team. He is a homegrown player of the New York Red Bulls academy and turned professional with the New York Red Bulls II as a 16-year-old before joining the New York Red Bulls’ first team a season later. In January 2019, he joined RB Leipzig. Whereas in July 2022 he joined Leeds United three and a half years later.
Primarily, he is a midfielder, moreover, he is capable of playing as a fullback or winger on either side of the defense or midfield. He represented the United States at multiple youth levels before making his senior team debut in 2017.
How Old is Tyler Adams?
He is 23 years old as of November 2022, having been born on February 14, 1999, in Wappinger, New York, U.S. Adams shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Tati Westbrook, Karol G, Jessii Vee, Justina Valentine, ImJayStation, and many more.
Tyler Adams Family
Who are Tyler Adams’s Parents?
He was born to Melissa Russo (Mother) and Darryl Sullivan (Step-Father).
Does Tyler Adams have Siblings?
He has three step-brothers by the name of Darryl, Dylan, and Donovan.
Tyler Adams Education
Information regarding where he received his high school/college education is not mentioned on the internet.
Tyler Adams Marital Status
He is in a relationship with his girlfriend, Sarah Schmidt.
Tyler Adams Kids
He does not have any kids as of November 2022. In case there is new news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Tyler Adams Club Career
A Youth Career
In 2011, he joined the Red Bulls Academy and went on to play with the under-13, under-14, and under-16 sides before turning professional.
A Career with New York Red Bulls II
He was signed to New York Red Bulls II on March 19, 2015, the club’s senior reserve team playing in the United Soccer League. On April 4, 2015, he made his debut for the team in a 4-1 victory over Toronto FC II. This became the first victory in club history. After appearing regularly for NYRBII during the 2016 season, he helped the club to a 5-1 win over Swope Park Rangers in the 2016 USL Cup Final.
A Career with the New York Red Bulls
He made his debut with the New York Red Bull’s first team on July 23, 2015, in a friendly match against Premier League champions Chelsea. There, he scored the second goal of the match, slotting a header past Asmir Begovic in the 69th minute as the Red Bulls went on to win 4-2. On November 3, 2015, he signed his first senior team contract and joined the first team in preseason training camp in 2016. On April 1, 2016, he made his first MLS bench appearance as an unused substitute during a 1-0 loss to the New England Revolution.
He then made his MLS debut on April 13, starting against the San Jose Earthquakes before returning to Red Bulls II on loan for the remainder of the season. In the 2017 season, he emerged as a regular starter for the Red Bulls’ senior team. He then helped New York to a 3-2 come-from-behind victory over FC Cincinnati on August 15, 2017, assisting on Bradley Wright-Phillips’s 77th-minute equalizer. The win made New York reach its first Open Cup final since 2003. On September 27, 2017, he scored his first two MLS goals in a 3-3 draw with D.C. United on September 27, 2017. The following year on March 13, he opened the scoring for New York in a 3-1 victory over Club Tijuana. This made the club advance to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Champions League for the first time.
A Career with RB Leipzig
A Career in the 2019 Season
In January 2019, he joined RB Leipzig, returning him with former coach Jesse Marsch. On January 27, he made his first league start in a 4-0 victory against Fortuna Dusseldorf. He then recorded his first Bundesliga assist on February 16, in a 3-1 victory over Stuttgart. However, he missed the entire of April games because of an abductor injury, and until then Leipzig had not lost a single game with him on the field. He returned on May 16, eleven days later started the DFB-pokal final against Bayern Munich to which Leipzig lost 0-3.
A Career in the 2019-20 season
A groin injury sidelined him for the summer of 2019 and the first half of the 2019-20 Bundesliga season. On March 10, he made his UEFA Champions League debut in the second leg game against Tottenham Hotspur when he entered in the 56th minute as a substitute for Nordi Mukiele who sustained a head injury. He missed the first leg due to a minor calf injury. The game finished 3-0 (4-0 on aggregate) with Leipzig victorious and advancing to the next round. On August 13, 2020, he scored the winning goal for Leipzig in a 2-1 win over Atletico Madrid. This helped the club advance to the semifinals of the UEFA Champions League for the first time.
A Career with Leeds United
On July 6, 2022, he joined Leeds United on a five-year contract for a reported £20 million transfer fee. He then made his league debut for Leeds on August 6 as part of the starting line-up in their season opener, a 2-1 home win over Wolverhampton Wanderers.
An International Career
In addition to playing football at the club level, he has also played soccer internationally. He has thus represented the United States at the under-15, under-17, and under-20 levels. At the 2015 CONCACAF Under-17 Champions in Honduras, he appeared in all of his team’s matches and helped the United States qualify for the 2015 FIFA Under-17 World Cup.
In May 2017, he played every match for the United States at the 2017 FIFA Under-20 World Cup in South Korea. He then earned his first cap for the senior national team, on November 14, 2017, playing the full 90 minutes in a 1-1 draw with Portugal. On September 11, 2018, he scored a goal against Mexico in a friendly at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee. The following year in June, he was named to the squad for the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup, however, he was forced to withdraw due to injury. In November 2022, he was named captain of the USMNT for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. This made him become the youngest captain of the competition.
Tyler Adams Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 5ft 9 inches (1.75m) and a weight of 72kg (158 lbs).
Tyler Adams Salary and Net Worth
He has a weekly salary of £57,000 and an estimated net worth of around $4 million.