Sarah Luebbert Bio: Career, Facts & Relationship

This article was last updated by on

The young US-born soccer player Sarah Luebbert might not be a familiar name to many Americans. Considering that “soccer” is not among the top sports in the country, Sarah has limited fame.

Luebbert plays league soccer as a forward for Club America in the Liga MX Femenil, Mexico’s top-tier women’s league. 

Apart from being a prolific scorer, Sarah can play a crucial role as a winger. She is noted for her incredible pace and fantastic dribbling and passing abilities.

Sarah Luebbert
Sarah Luebbert On The Field (Source: Instagram)

However, she has not yet represented her home country in international games. Now in her mid-twenties, Sarah dreams of playing for the United States in the FIFA Women’s World Cup.

Hopefully, the professional athlete will achieve her dream, making her family and fans proud. Her club career, as of yet, definitely shows promising signs.

This article will discuss Sarah Luebbert’s early life, career, and love life. But before that, here are some quick facts.

Quick Facts

Full Name Sarah Jacquelyn Luebbert 
Known As Sarah Luebbert
Birthdate December 16, 1997
Age 26 Years Old
Birthplace  Jefferson City, Missouri, U.S.
Current Residence Mexico City, Mexico
Father Jerry Luebbert
Mother Dianne Luebbert
Siblings Tyler and Nathan Luebbert
Nationality American
Marital Status Unmarried
Boyfriend  Yes
Built Athletic
Sexual Orientation Straight
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Height 5 ft 7 in/1.7 m/170 cm
Weight Not Available
Ethnicity White American
Horoscope Sagittarius
Religion Christian
Profession Football (Soccer) Player
Education Jefferson City High School, University of Missouri-Columbia
NWSL Draft Undrafted 2020
Playing Career 2018-Present
Position Forward/ Winger
Played For Fire & Ice Soccer Club, Chicago Red Stars, Club America
Net Worth Around $1 Million
Salary Not available
Social Media InstagramTwitter
Last Update May, 2024

Parents and Education

Sarah Jacquelyn Luebbert, popular as Sarah Luebbert, was born on December 16, 1997, to her parents, Jerry and Dianne Luebbert, in Jefferson City, United States.

She has two brothers named Tyler and Nathan. 

Growing up in Missouri, Luebbert attended Jefferson City High School, where she excelled in studies and athletics.

Sarah Luebbert with her mom Dianne (Source: Instagram)
Sarah Luebbert With Her Mom, Dianne (Source: Instagram)

While still at school, Sarah often went to watch college soccer, so she grew up being a Missouri Tigers fan located nearby her home. She had no idea she would be one of the best Tigers forwards just after some years.

Sarah started training at the Scott Gallagher Club in St. Louis when she was twelve.

After graduating high school, she enrolled at the University of Missouri in Columbia. Aside from having a great college career at the University, she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics in 2019.

Career

While pursuing her undergraduate studies, Sarah had a brief stint with the Fire and Ice Soccer Club, an amateur league team. 

She appeared in about 76 matches for the Tigers from 2016 to 2019, scoring 29 goals and winning numerous accolades, including the SEC Freshman of the Year.

After college, she went for the NWSL draft, but no club signed her. Consequently, she signed a contract with Chicago Red Stars in June 2020. She eventually made her professional league debut on July 1, 2020.

In the 2021-2022 season, the Red Stars sent her to Club America on loan. Appearing in 27 matches, she scored nine goals. She permanently signed with America on December 15, 2022.

Awards & Achievements

  • SEC Co-Scholar Athlete of the Year (2019)
  • All SEC First Team (2019)
  • SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll (2019)
  • SEC Freshman of the Year (2016)
  • All SEC Second Team (2017)

Relationship & Boyfriend 

The intelligent and athletically sound Sarah Luebbert is the crush of many soccer fans.

Before she headed to Mexico for her professional career abroad, there was no gossip about her love life in the media. She, too, never hinted that she was seeing someone at that time and was entirely focused on uplifting her career.

Sarah Luebbert and her boyfriend Xavi (Source: Instagram)
Sarah Luebbert With Her Boyfriend, Xavier (Source: Instagram)

However, recently, her love life has been no secret. She has been dating a guy named Xavier Mayol I Ricart, who shares her love for soccer. Although he is from Catalonia, Spain, he primarily resides in Mexico City, Mexico.

He was born on December 2, 2022, in Sant Cugat, California, and is three years older than Sarah.

Xavi and Sarah probably first met in Mexico after she went to Club America on loan in 2021.

Interesting Facts

  • Both brothers of Sarah, Tyler, and Nathan played soccer as midfielders for the Truman State University’s soccer team.
  • Sarah Luebbert had an opportunity to participate in Nike National Training Camp in 2014 and 2015.

Frequently Asked Questions

What number does Sarah Luebbert wear?

Sarah Luebbert wears jersey number 22 for the Mexican women league club, Club America.

How many goals has Sarah Luebbert scored in the NWSL?

Playing for almost two seasons for the Chicago Red Stars, Sarah Luebbert has scored two goals in 25 matches.

Yaman Bhattarai
Yaman Bhattaraihttps://playersbio.com/

Yaman Bhattarai

Yaman Bhattarai is a dedicated writer with a keen interest in exploring the multifaceted world of sports. His articles offer readers a dynamic blend of insightful analysis, captivating storytelling, and cultural commentary that enriches their understanding of the athletes, events, and trends that shape the sporting landscape.

Expertise:

History Retrospectives Sports Technology

Highlights

  • Yaman delves into the rich tapestry of sports history, uncovering iconic moments, legendary athletes, and transformative events.
  • He examines the business side of sports, exploring topics such as sponsorship deals.

Experience

With a background in writing and a passion for sports as a cultural phenomenon, Yaman approaches each article with a blend of curiosity, rigor, and creativity. He seeks to inspire, educate, and entertain readers through his exploration of the timeless themes and enduring legacies that define the world of sports.

Related articles

Comments

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Share article

Latest News