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Francis Benali was born on 30 December, 1968 in Southampton, England. Discover Francis Benali's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 52 years old?

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Age 54 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born 30 December 1968
Birthday 30 December
Birthplace Southampton, England
Nationality England

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Francis Benali Height, Weight & Measurements

At 54 years old, Francis Benali height is 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) .

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He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

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Francis Benali Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-2022. So, how much is Francis Benali worth at the age of 54 years old? Francis Benali’s income source is mostly from being a successful . He is from England. We have estimated Francis Benali's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2022 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Benali was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2020 New Year Honours for services to cancer patients in the UK.


In April 2019 it was announced that Benali would race seven Ironmans in seven days, as part of his aim to raise £1million for Cancer Research UK. Despite being hospitalised, Benali completed five Ironmans, raising £1million.


In 2016, Benali was one of four founders of 73 Management, a football management agency, again along with ex-teammate Le Tissier.

In October 2016, Benali completed another ultra-challenge, running and cycling to all 44 Premier League and Championship stadiums in 2 weeks. He ran a marathon and cycled 75 miles each day and in the process raised over £350,000 for Cancer Research UK. Following this, he was awarded the freedom of the city of Southampton.


In August/September 2014, Benali completed a three-week 1,000-mile (1,600 km) challenge running to all 20 Premier League grounds, raising in excess of £100,000 for the charity Cancer Research UK. As a result, he became the first recipient to be awarded with the Spirit of the Game award in December 2014. He was also awarded the Just Giving Celebrity Fundraiser of the Year award in September 2015.


Benali was named as one of "Southampton's Cult Heroes," in a book by Jeremy Wilson in October 2006.


On the departure of manager Harry Redknapp in December 2005, Benali and Matthew Le Tissier put themselves forward as joint candidates for the vacant position, but were not interviewed by chairman Rupert Lowe.


His final appearance in the Southampton first-team came as a substitute in the inaugural Ted Bates trophy match in January 2004 against Bayern Munich.


After losing his first-team place to Wayne Bridge, in January 2003, Benali returned to the starting line-up making two league appearances against Sunderland and Manchester United as well as two in the F.A. Cup against Millwall. Although Benali did not appear in the F.A. Cup Final on 17 May 2003, he was awarded a runners-up medal for his two appearances in Round 4. The replay against Millwall turned out to be his final competitive appearance for Southampton.

In July 2003, Benali joined the coaching staff at St. Mary's and took charge of the under-12 side at the Academy.

With Matthew Le Tissier, Benali was the founder in October 2003 of the True Greats website.


Benali made his first team debut on 1 October 1988, coming off the bench against Derby County, in a 0-0 draw at The Dell. His first start came soon after on the 25 October 1988 at White Hart Lane against Tottenham Hotspur in a 2-1 win. He soon became a mainstay in the Saints team, going on to make a total of 389 appearances for the club, including 243 Premier League appearances. His only FA Premier League goal came on 13 December 1997 with a header from a Matthew Le Tissier free-kick against Leicester City at The Dell.


Francis Vincent Benali MBE (born 30 December 1968) is an English former professional footballer and coach who spent most of his playing career at Southampton.