Football Players Whose First Name Starts With J

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Discover the famous football players whose name starts with J. The list includes people like Jesse Lingard, Jürgen Klopp, Jamie Vardy, Javier Hernández, Johan Cruyff and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. This list of football players whose names start with J includes people from United States, England, France, Germany and other countries all over the world.
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 1 
Jürgen Klopp
(Football Manager)
Jürgen Klopp
42
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 16, 1967
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Stuttgart
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 2 
James Rodríguez
(Colombian Professional Football Player Who Plays as an Attacking Midfielder)
James Rodríguez
28
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 12, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cúcuta, Colombia
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 3 
Javier Hernández
(Football player)
Javier Hernández
25
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 1, 1988
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Guadalajara, Mexico
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 4 
Jesse Lingard
(Footballer)
Jesse Lingard
19
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 15, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Warrington
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 5 
Jadon Sancho
(English Professional Footballer Who Plays as a Winger)
Jadon Sancho
27
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 25, 2000
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Camberwell, London, United Kingdom
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 6 
Johan Cruyff
(One of the Greatest Football Players & One of the Best Managers Ever)
Johan Cruyff
18
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 25, 1947
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Died: March 24, 2016
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 7 
Jamie Vardy
(Footballer)
Jamie Vardy
31
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 11, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sheffield, United Kingdom
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 8 
John Madden
(American football coach)
John Madden
33
Birthdate: April 10, 1936
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Austin, Minnesota, United States
Died: December 28, 2021
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 9 
Julio Iglesias
(Singer-songwriter - One of The Best-Selling Hispanic Artist of All-Time)
Julio Iglesias
16
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 23, 1943
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
 10 
Josh Allen
(American football player)
Josh Allen
19
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 21, 1996
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Firebaugh, California, United States
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 11 
Jack Grealish
(Association football player)
Jack Grealish
46
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 10, 1995
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Birmingham, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 12 
Juan Mata
(Spanish Professional Football Player Who Plays as a Midfielder )
Juan Mata
7
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 28, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Burgos, Spain
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 13 
Julie Ertz
(Soccer Player)
Julie Ertz
8
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 6, 1992
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mesa, Arizona, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 14 
Jay-Jay Okocha
(Footballer)
Jay-Jay Okocha
7
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 14, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Enugu, Nigeria
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 15 
Jan Oblak
(Slovenian Professional Footballer Who Plays as a Goalkeeper)
Jan Oblak
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 7, 1993
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Škofja Loka, Slovenia
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 16 
James Milner
(Footballer)
James Milner
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 4, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Wortley, Leeds, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 17 
Jack Wilshere
(Football - Midfielder for England)
Jack Wilshere
16
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 1, 1992
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 18 
Juan Cuadrado
(Colombian Footballer Who Plays as a Midfielder & Defender)
Juan Cuadrado
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 26, 1988
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Necoclí, Colombia
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 19 
John Matuszak
9
Birthdate: October 25, 1950
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA
Died: June 17, 1989
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)
 20 
John Terry
(Association football player)
John Terry
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 7, 1980
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Barking
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 21 
James Maddison
(Football player)
James Maddison
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 23, 1996
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Coventry, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 22 
John Stones
(Association football player)
John Stones
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 28, 1994
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Barnsley
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 23 
John Obi Mikel
(Nigerian footballer)
John Obi Mikel
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 22, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Jos, Nigeria
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 24 
Jan Vertonghen
(Belgian Football Central Defender)
Jan Vertonghen
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 24, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sint-Niklaas, Belgium
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Celebrity Names:
 25 
Joel Campbell
(Costa Rican footballer)
Joel Campbell
8
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 26, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San José
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 26 
Jérôme Boateng
(German Football Player Who Plays as a Defender Known for His Association with 'Bayern Munich')
Jérôme Boateng
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 3, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 27 
Joe Hart
(Football Player)
Joe Hart
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 19, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Shrewsbury, England
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 28 
Joe Gomez
(Football player)
Joe Gomez
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 23, 1997
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Catford, England
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 29 
Jackson Martínez
(Colombian Retired Football Player Who Played as a Striker)
Jackson Martínez
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 3, 1986
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Quibdó
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 30 
Jamie Carragher
( English football pundit and former footballer who played as a defender)
Jamie Carragher
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 28, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bootle, Merseyside, England
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 31 
Jordi Alba
(Association football player)
Jordi Alba
7
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 21, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Marmolejo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 32 
Jari Litmanen
(Finland's Greatest Football Player of All Time)
Jari Litmanen
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 20, 1971
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lahti, Finland
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 33 
Javier Zanetti
(Football player)
Javier Zanetti
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 10, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 34 
Jimmy Greaves
(Footballer)
Jimmy Greaves
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 20, 1940
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Manor Park, London
 35 
Josef Bican
(Austrian-Czech Professional Footballer Who Played as a Forward)
Josef Bican
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 25, 1913
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: December 12, 2001
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 36 
Joleon Lescott
(Footballer)
Joleon Lescott
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 16, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Birmingham
 37 
Javier Pastore
(Association football player)
Javier Pastore
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 20, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Córdoba
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 38 
Jorginho
(Football player - Midfielder)
Jorginho
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 20, 1991
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Imbituba, Brazil
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 39 
James McCarthy
(association football player)
James McCarthy
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 12, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Glasgow
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 40 
Jesús Navas
(Footballer right winger or a right back)
Jesús Navas
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 21, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Palacios, Spain
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 41 
James McClean
(Association football player)
James McClean
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 22, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Derry
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 42 
Jefferson Farfán
(Football player - Winger)
Jefferson Farfán
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 26, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lima, Peru
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 43 
Jarrod Bowen
(Football player)
Jarrod Bowen
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 20, 1996
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Leominster, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 44 
John Fashanu
(Television presenter)
John Fashanu
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 18, 1962
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kensington, London, England
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 45 
Javon Kinlaw
(Football player)
Javon Kinlaw
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 3, 1997
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Trinidad and Tobago
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 46 
Juan Fernando Quintero
(Colombian Footballer Who Plays as a Midfielder)
Juan Fernando Quintero
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 18, 1993
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Barranquilla
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 47 
Jordon Ibe
(Football player - Winger)
Jordon Ibe
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 8, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bermondsey, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 48 
Jens Lehmann
(German Football player-Goalkeeper)
Jens Lehmann
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 10, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Essen, Germany
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 49 
Julian Draxler
(Football player)
Julian Draxler
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 20, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gladbeck, Germany
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 50 
Jock Stein
(Football Manager)
Jock Stein
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 5, 1922
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Burnbank, South Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: September 10, 1985