Who is Gary Lineker’s son George Lineker?

George Lineker

Who is George Lineker?

George Lineker is the first child of Gary Winston Lineker. George’s father, Gary Winston Lineker is a former professional footballer and English sports broadcaster. Gary retired as England’s second-highest international goalscorer.

George Lineker: Bio Summary

Full nameGeorge Lineker
Date of birthOctober 2, 1991
Age32 years old as of 2023
Place of birthEngland
Birth singLibra
Sex Male
Education Charterhouse School
Famous asSon of Gary Lineker
Parent Gary Lineker, Michelle Cockayne
GrandparentBarry Lineker, Margaret Lineker
Uncles Wayne Lineker
Siblings Tobias Lineker, Harry Lineker, Angus Lineker
Net worthN/A

Biography of George Lineker

George Lineker was born on October 2, 1991 in England. George is the first child of an English sports broadcaster and former professional footballer, Gary Lineker, and  Michelle Cockayne, a successful model, actress, and entrepreneur. His birth sign is Libra.

 Gary Lineker was 32 years old and his wife Michelle Cockayne was 25 years old when they gave birth to their first child, George. He is not the only child of his parents- He has three other siblings- They are Tobias Lineker, Harry Lineker, and Angus Lineker.

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George Lineker was born on October 2, 1991. He is 32 years old as of 2023.


George went to Charterhouse Educational School in Godalming, Surrey, England. He later attended university, where he studied business and media studies before dropping out.

What does Gary’s son, George Lineker do?

What does Gary’s son, George Lineker do?: George Lineker is a model and social media influencer best known as the Co-Founder of GetSung.

Gary’s sons did not follow him into the football world, although they were successful in their own right.

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Gary’s Career

George’s father, Gary Lineker was born on 30 November 1960. He is a former professional footballer and English sports presenter. Lineker is the only player in English history to have been the top goalscorer for three different clubs: Leicester City, Everton, and Tottenham Hotspur.

He retired as England’s second-highest international goalscorer. Since 1999, he has hosted the BBC’s main football broadcast, Match of the Day.

Lineker began his career at Leicester City in 1978 and finished as the league’s joint-best scorer in 1984-85. He subsequently moved to Everton, where he won both the PFA Players’ Player of the Year and the FWA Footballer of the Year trophies in his rookie season, before joining Spanish club Barcelona. Lineker’s final club was Nagoya Grampus Eight, where he retired in 1994 after two seasons.

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What was George’s health problem as a child?

Gary’s oldest son, George was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia, a rare kind of blood cancer, as a baby and given just a 10-20% chance of life. The Match of the Day host Gary went on to star in a nationwide campaign to encourage people to donate blood, as blood transfusions helped to save the youngster’s life.

Social media

George is also known for his Twitter presence with the user name, @GeorgeLineker, where he has 94.9K Followers as of 2023.


George is not the only child of his parents, he has three other siblings named, Tobias Lineker, Harry Lineker, and Angus Lineker.

Harry Lineker was born in 1994 in England, United Kingdom. He is 29 years old as of 2023. He is the second child of his parents. Harry works at Goalhanger Films Ltd, his father’s producing company.

Tobias Lineker was born in February 1996 in England, United Kingdom. He is 27 years old as of 2023. He is the third child of Michelle and Gary. He works as a DJ at the posh London nightclub Raffles.

Angus Lineker was born on born in 2003. He is 20 years old as of 2023. He is the fourth and the youngest child of the four Lineker children. Angus works as a business development manager.

George Lineker’s Parent: Meet Gary Lineker and Michelle

His mother, Michelle married Gary Lineker in 1986 at St Mary Magdalene’s Church in Knighton. The pair has been married for 20 years and has four children: George, Harry, Tobias, and Angus. Michelle, on the other hand, filed for divorce in May 2006, citing her husband’s alleged “unreasonable behavior,” with documents given to the court saying that Lineker’s acts during their marriage had caused her “stress and anxiety.” Their divorce was finalized on August 1, 2006.

Gary Lineker’s second wife Danielle Bux

Gary began dating model Danielle Bux, who is 20 years his junior, in 2007 after being set up on a blind date. Gary and Danielle married in September 2009 in a beautiful ceremony in Italy, as exclusively reported in HELLO! two years later. However, the couple announced their divorce in 2016 amid rumors that they split up because they had different thoughts about creating a family together.

George net worth

George’s estimated net worth is unknown. However, his father, Gary has a net worth of about £ 30 million.

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