Sam Walsh

Sam Walsh is a professional Australian rules footballer who has a $2 million net worth. He currently plays as a midfielder for the Australian Football League (AFL) team Carlton Football Club. Read the article to know Walsh’s net worth, salary, earnings, wife, age, height, and other information.

About Sam Walsh

Walsh mostly played at the beginning of his junior years for Ocean Grove. Then he transferred to Geelong Falcons during U-18 to participate in the TAC Cup. Under the new club, his performance improved surprisingly. There he also served as the regular team’s co-captain. Additionally, he played in the NAB U-18 Championships under Vic Country as the team’s captain. There he amassed a total average of 29 disposals in the tournament and obtained the Larke Medal 2018.

Following his NAB U-18 performance, Walsh participated in the National AFL draft of the year. There the popular AFL club Carlton drafted him as their number 1 pick. During pre-season, he impressed his club members and officials under the no.18 jersey. Then Walsh made his professional debut during the 2019 AFL season. He made his debut in the round 1 match against Richmond. There he finished with 24 disposals.

Sam Walsh made his career first goal during the 3rd round of the 2019 AFL season. The match was against Sydney Swans. In the following round, he obtained his first nomination for the AFL Rising Star of the year, which he won later. Throughout the season, he scored six goals from 257 kicks. In the following season, he made 8 goals. Although the season was cut short due to covid, his performance was amazing as usual.

His performance in the 2020 season earned Walsh a contract extension this year. He will officially stay with the blue until the end of 2026. Last season, he was listed on the All-Australian team and earned the John Nicholls medal. This year, he was listed in the 22under22 team, his third enlistment. Walsh is currently sitting in the 8th position on the AFL Brownlow Medal 2022 leaderboard with 20 votes.

Sam Walsh’s Net Worth

In 2023, Walsh’s net worth is $2 million. His current club pays him $825,000 per season. He earns an additional good sum from various endorsement deals.

Walsh’s Endorsements

Walsh is a Nike-sponsored athlete. He currently has two official AFL sponsors. His platinum sponsor is Christine Lanyon, and his gold sponsors are Ristorante Da Angelo (Battery Point Hobard) and Bruce D. Nibbs. The player is also open to doing paid sponsorship via his social media accounts.

Quick Facts

Full Name Samuel Peter Walsh
Name Sam Walsh
Nickname Worpa, Walshy
Profession Australian rules football
Club Carlton Football Club
Position Midfielder
Date of Birth 2 July 2000
Age 22
Place of Birth Camperdown, Victoria, Australia
Nationality Australian
Draft 2018 National AFL Draft
Debut 21 March 2019
Height 184 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 83 kg (183 lb)
Net Worth $2 million
Marital Status Unmarried
Father’s Name Wayne Walsh
Mother’s Name Jacque Walsh
Salary $825,000
Twitter Handle n/a
Instagram Handle @sammy_walshy

Walsh’s Wife

Sam Walsh is currently unmarried. He is currently single. The young player is currently dedicated to developing his AFL career. Information on his previous personal life is also currently undisclosed.

His Age

Walsh was born on 2 July 2000 in Camperdown, Victoria, Australia. At present, he is 22 years old.

His Height and Weight

The rising AFL athlete has a height of 184 cm (6 ft 0 in) and weighs 83 kg (183 lb).

Sam Walsh’s Stats

Career Achievements

Achievements Year
All-Australian team 2021
Ron Evans Medal 2019
AFLPA best first-year player 2019
22under22 team 2019, 2020, 2021(c), 2022 (vc)
AFLCA best young player award 2020
AFL Mark of the Year 2020
Larke Medal 2018
John Nicholls Medal 2021

AFL Career Stats

Season Team No. Games Goals Marks Tackles Votes
2019 Carlton 18 22 6 113 69 6
2020[a] Carlton 18 17 8 73 47 8
2021 Carlton 18 22 12 127 100 30
Career     61 26 313 216 44

Sam Walsh – AFL Season 2022 Highlights

FAQ about Sam Walsh

What is Sam Walsh’s net worth in 2023?

Walsh’s net worth is $2 million in 2023.

How old is Walsh?

The AFL star is 22 years old.

How tall is Walsh?

He is 184 cm (6 ft 0 in) tall.

Is Walsh Married?

No. Sam Walsh is currently single.

Abdullah Al Hasan writes about various players, especially about their Biography. He is a freelance content writer and a full-time blogger by profession. He also writes on Surprise Sports regularly.

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