Scott McTominay

Scott Francis McTominay Biography

Full Name Scott McTominay
Age 27 Years old.
Birth Name Scott Francis McTominay
Birth Date 1996-12-08
Gender Male

Scott Francis McTominay, excellently known as Scott McTominay is an English-born Scottish professional football player. He comes to light for playing for Premier League club Manchester United and the Scotland national team as a central midfielder. His shirt number is 39.

Scott McTominay began playing football at the youth academy of Manchester United from 2002 until 2017 and was officially promoted to the senior squad at the start of the 2017/18 campaign. He made his first Premier League appearance on 7th May 2017. On the international level, Scott was born in England but qualified to play for Scotland through his Scottish-born father and made his senior international debut in March 2018. Moreover, he scored a goal against Aston Villa on 10th January 2022 to help Manchester United advance into the fourth round of the 2021-2022 FA Cup.

Nationality Scottish and British
Horoscope Sagittarius
Current Team Manchester United
Position Central midfielder
Jersey Number 39

Scott McTominay Childhood & Early Life

Scott McTominay took birth on 8th December 1996 with the real name of Scott Francis McTominay. His birthplace is Lancaster, England. He was born in England but has a Scottish ancestor. He holds both Scottish and British nationality. He belongs to a mixed ethnicity. His parents come from Scotland. Similarly, his religious belief is in the Christian religion and his race is white. Scott celebrated his 25th birthday in 2021 and as per his birthdate, his horoscope sign is Sagittarius. He is the son of his father, Frank McTominay, and his mother whose identity has not been disclosed. He grew up with his sister, named Katie.

Birth Nation England
Place Of Birth Lancaster, England
Ethnicity White
Sisters Katie
Father Frank

Scott McTominay Football Career 

Manchester United

  • Scott McTominay kicks off his football career at the youth academy of Manchester United from 2002 until 2017.
  • He was then associated with the Manchester United academy from the age of 5 after attending the club's development center in Preston and was nurtured by Sir Alex Ferguson who took care of him like his very own.
  • Having played as a center-forward in the earlier years of his youth career, he later converted to a central midfield role and signed his first professional contract in July 2013.
  • He made seven appearances for the U18s between 2013 and 2015 but struggled with his relatively small size due to a lack of growth.
  • He sadly missed most of the 2014-2015 season due to injuries relating to growth and development issues. Serve growth spurt meant Scott McTominay grew 14 inches within two years. A miracle came after intensive treatment and rehab.
  • During the 2015-2016 season, he struggled again, making 11 appearances across the U19s and U21s, but commanded a place in the team the following season with three goals in 21 games prior to his senior call-up. 
  • On 30th April 2017, he was named on the substitute’s bench for a match against Swansea City in the Premier League.
  • Later on 7th May 2017, he made his first Premier League appearance, coming on as a substitute against Arsenal.
  • In the summer of 2017, he enjoyed his first senior pre-season tour and netted his first goal during the 3-0 friendly win over Valerenga. And got officially promoted to the senior squad at the start of the 2017/18 campaign and was subsequently handed the no.39 shirt at the start of the 2017/18 season.
  • On 20th September 2017, Scott made his first appearance of the season in a 4-1 victory against Burton Albion in the EFL Cup, replacing Marcus Rashford in the 64th minute.
  • He made his European debut in a 1-0 win against Benfica on 18th October 2017, coming on for Henrikh Mkhitaryan in injury time.
  • On 24th October 2017, he made his first start of the season in a 2-0 win over Swansea at Liberty Stadium in the EFL Cup fourth round.
  • In the 2018/19 campaign, he continued to impress and showed his versatility by dropping into a deeper position of center-back on occasion.
  • On 21st January 2019, he signed a contract extension, keeping him at United until 2023, with the option of another year.
  • He scored his first competitive goal for United which was his 41st appearance for the club as they lost 2-1 to Wolverhampton Wanderers on 2nd April 2019. 
  • On 30th September 2019, he scored his first goal at Old Trafford in a 1-1 draw against Arsenal, and on 27th October 2019, he scored United's 2,000th Premier League goal in a 3-1 victory against Norwich City at Carrow Road.
  • On 26th December 2019, he suffered a knee ligament injury which prevented him from playing for two months.
  • On 27th February 2020, he scored his first European goal for United in a 5-0 (6-1 on aggregate) win against Club Brugge in the UEFA Europa League Round of the 32-second leg.
  • He signed a new contract with Manchester United set to keep him at the club until June 2025 on 23rd June 2020.
  • In the 2020-2021 season, on 30th September 2020, he scored his first goal of the season in a 3-0 win against Brighton & Hove Albion in the EFL Cup.
  • On 20th December 2020, he scored his first league goal of the season, when he scored a brace inside 3 minutes in a 6-2 home win against Leeds Unite which was the first time in the history of the Premier League that a player had scored twice in the opening three minutes of a game. 
  • On 9th January 2021, he became the stand-in captain in the FA Cup game against Watford and subsequently scored the only goal of the game inside five minutes as United won 1-0.
  • He scored a goal in Manchester United's Premier League record-equalling 9-0 home win against Southampton on 2nd February 2021. 
  • On 7th February 2021, he scored a goal in a 3-3 draw against Everton, making this his highest-scoring season so far with six goals.
  • Furthermore, Scott scored his first goal of the season when opened the scoring in a 3-1 win over Burnley on 30th December 2021.
  • He also scored a goal against Aston Villa to help Manchester United advance into the fourth round of the 2021-2022 FA Cup on 10th January 2022.

International career

  • Scott McTominay was born in England but qualified to play for Scotland through his Scottish-born father coming from Helensburgh. 
  • He attended training camps with the Scottish youth sides.
  • On 23 March 2018, he made his senior international debut in a 1-0 friendly defeat to Costa Rica, playing the first 57 minutes, and got replaced by Stuart Armstrong.
  • In September 2018, made his first competitive appearance for Scotland in a 2-0 win against Albania, as a 79th-minute substitute for Callum McGregor.
  • In September 2020, he was used as a center-back in a three-man defense for the international games.
  • Within a short period, he proved himself as one of the best football defenders and quietly improved his gameplay in that position in October 2018.
  • As well, he was named by Steve Clarke in the Scotland squad for the Euro 2020 finals as he started all three Group D games against the Czech Republic, England, and Croatia; however, Scotland failed to qualify for the knockout stages.
  • On 9th October 2021, he scored his first international goal, an injury-time winner against Israel in a 2022 World Cup qualifier.

Awards and Achievements

Manchester United

  • FA Cup runner-up: 2017-2018 
  • UEFA Europa League runner-up: 2020-2021 


  • UEFA Europa League Squad of the Season: 2020-2021

Scott McTominay Relationship: Girlfriend & Dating

Scott McTominay is an unmarried footballer. There is not much about his personal relationship and girlfriend as he always maintains a distance in his personal life and media. He's in fact got a lot going on for him career-wise, so probably he does not have much time left for relationships and all. However, he was previously rumored to be in a relationship with Millie Doze as they were even seen having vacations away from the road. Talking about his current love, he is living a single life. Concerning his sexual orientation, he is straight.

Scott McTominay Income Source, Salary & Net Worth

Source of Wealth Football Career
Net Worth £4.5 Million
Salary £1 Million

Scott McTominay earns from his professional career as a football player. His income is from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. As of 2022, his estimated net worth of £4.5 million, and his salary is £2.6 million. He has a market value of around €30.00m whereas his highest market value was €35.00m as of 28th May 2021. In the coming days, the young midfielder will surely make a good fortune out of his career if he continues to flourish in his football career.

Scott McTominay Height, Weight & Measurements

Height 6 ft. 4 inches
Weight 88kg
Body Type Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde

Scott McTominay is 1.93m i.e. 6 feet and 4 inches tall and he has a body weight of 88kg. He has an athletic body build. His physique combined with his perfect height and masculine look takes him to the top of the desired list of young gen women. Scott's eye color is blue and his hair color is blonde.