Who Is Ben Maddison? James Maddison Brother: Age Gap And Family Tree

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Does James Maddison of soccer have a brother? Fans of the soccer genius are curious to know about his familial ties. 

James Daniel Maddison is an English professional soccer player who plays as an attacking midfielder for Premier League club Leicester City and the England national team. He was born on November 23, 1996, in Coventry, England.

Maddison began his career with Coventry City before joining Norwich City in 2016. He joined Premier League Club Leicester City in 2018.

James Maddison
James Maddison (Source: Instagram)

He has made over 201 appearances for the club, winning the FA Cup and the FA Community Shield, also representing Leicester City in European competition.

Maddison wears jersey no. 10 for the club and 25 for his national team. He has been able to score 56 goals for Leicester City.

The Coventry-born midfielder is renowned as a free-kick specialist, often scoring extraordinary goals. He has a whopping net worth of about $20 million. 

James played for England in the under-21 category from 2017 to 2019 and made his debut for the senior team in 2019.

He also had active participation in the 2022 FIFA World Cup at Qatar. 

Meet James Maddison Brother, Ben Maddison

The Leicester City midfielder James has a brother named Ben Maddison, who is younger than him.

On May 8, 2022, James made an Instagram post wishing his younger sibling Ben a happy 22nd birthday.

James Maddison With His Brother Ben
James Maddison With His Brother Ben (Source: Instagram)

Ben was born on May 8, 2000. That means he is three and a half years younger than his elder sibling James Maddison.

However, not many other details about Jame’s younger brother are available on the internet.

It seems that Ben is a huge supporter of James. He even idolizes his big brother.

James Maddison: Early Life And Family Members

It is no surprise that Maddison, the genius had a great passion for soccer since his early childhood.

He used to be a huge admirer of Manchester United F.C. and even loved to wear the Red Devil’s jersey while playing.

james with his parents
James With His Parents (Source: LifeBogger)

Another factor that drove James to soccer is that his family home was just a two-minute drive from the Alan Higgs Centre, home to the Coventry City Football Academy.

Maddison was born to his parents, Una Maddison and Gary Maddison.

Both his mum and dad support their son by watching the game live, if possible, and enjoying the weekends and holidays with him.

Unfortunately, there are no sources that provide more information about the player’s parents.

James Maddison: Wife and Children

Kennedy Alexa is the stunning girlfriend of Leicester City star James Maddison. She was born to an English family on June 17, 1994.

According to the sources available, she is currently working as a model. Kennedy has earned a lot of fame on Instagram, with over 60k followers.

James With His Girlfriend and Son
James With His Girlfriend And Their Son (Source: Instagram)

The English beauty mostly shares alluring pictures of herself on her channel. Her fantastic fashion sense resonates with her glamorous looks.           

James is not married to Kennedy yet. The couple started dating in 2020. On July 31, 2021, they also welcomed a baby boy named Leo Cruz Maddison.

Recently, Kennedy shared a picture of her pregnancy on her Instagram account. Soon, she is going to be a mother of two kids.

Ashish Lama
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