Craig Forrest

Age, Biography and Wiki

Craig Forrest was born on 20 September, 1967 in Coquitlam, Canada. Discover Craig Forrest’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 53 years old?

Popular AsN/A
Age53 years old
Zodiac SignVirgo
Born20 September 1967
Birthday20 September
BirthplaceCoquitlam, Canada

We recommend you to check the complete list of Famous People born on 20 September.
He is a member of famous with the age 53 years old group.

Craig Forrest Height, Weight & Measurements

At 53 years old, Craig Forrest height is 196 cm .

Physical Status
Height196 cm
WeightNot Available
Body MeasurementsNot Available
Eye ColorNot Available
Hair ColorNot Available

Who Is Craig Forrest’s Wife?

His wife is Sophie Forrest

ParentsNot Available
WifeSophie Forrest
SiblingNot Available
ChildrenNot Available

Craig Forrest Net Worth

He net worth has been growing significantly in 2018-19. So, how much is Craig Forrest worth at the age of 53 years old? Craig Forrest’s income source is mostly from being a successful . He is from Canada. We have estimated Craig Forrest’s net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2020$1 Million – $5 Million
Salary in 2019Under Review
Net Worth in 2019Pending
Salary in 2019Under Review
HouseNot Available
CarsNot Available
Source of Income

Craig Forrest Social Network

TwitterCraig Forrest Twitter
WikipediaCraig Forrest Wikipedia

Timeline of Craig Forrest


On a more positive note, his goalkeeping helped Ipswich beat United (then in the early years of their period of dominance of English football) on two occasions in the first three seasons of the Premier League – a 2–1 win at Portman Road in February 1993 and a 3-2 victory there in September 1994 – as well as holding them to draws at Old Trafford in August 1992 and November 1993 – on the latter occasion he ensured that Ipswich were one of just three sides who visited United in the league without conceding a goal that season. He was voted Goalkeeper of the Month in the Premier League for October 1994, and around this time an offer of around £2million from an unnamed club for Forrest’s services was rejected by Ipswich. He remained loyal to the club despite their relegation at the end of that season, and stayed there for another two seasons.


Forrest signed for West Ham United in the summer of 1997 for £500,000. Forrest played a number of first-team games in the FA Premier League in the late 1990s and early 2000s with the east Londoners, remaining at Boleyn Ground until his retirement from football in 2002. On 1 April 2000 he was again the goalkeeper for a big defeat by Manchester United. Although West Ham scored first, the game finished 7-1 to Manchester United.


Forrest went on loan to Chelsea from Ipswich in 1997, playing in the same team with the likes of Gianluca Vialli and Gianfranco Zola under the guidance of manager Ruud Gullit. A permanent move to Chelsea was turned down by the Ipswich Board of Directors.


Forrest played at the 1987 FIFA U-20 World Cup and made his debut for the Canada senior team in a May 1988 friendly match against Chile. He earned 56 caps (excluding the May 1990 North American Championship match against the US), the most of any goalkeeper in the national team’s history tied with Pat Onstad and earned the most clean sheets in the country’s history before retiring from international football in 2002. The highlight of his international career was undoubtedly helping Canada win the 2000 CONCACAF Gold Cup, in which Forrest was named tournament MVP and Most Valuable Goalkeeper for allowing a mere three goals and stopping two penalties in his side’s five games. Also during his international career Canada had secured a 1–1 draw against Brazil only a month prior to the World Cup in the US in 1994. Forrest had further success against Brazil in 2001, recording a clean sheet in a 0–0 draw in the 2001 Confederations Cup in Japan. In 2012, Forrest was voted by the fans into the Canadian best XI in the CSA’s first 100 years.


As a player, he was a goalkeeper from 1985 until 2002, playing his entire career in England. He made Premier League appearances for Ipswich Town, Chelsea and West Ham United, whilst also spending time on loan in the Football League with Colchester United. He holds the unfortunate record of letting in the most goals in a Premier League game when Ipswich were beaten 9–0 by Manchester United in March 1995. He made 56 international appearances, representing Canada. In 2012 as part of the Canadian Soccer Association’s centennial celebration, he was named to the all-time Canada XI men’s team.


Born and raised in British Columbia, Forrest joined English league side Ipswich Town in 1984 and remained with the club until 1997, making 263 league appearances. Forrest saw his first first-team action with 11 appearances on loan to Colchester United in the 1987–88 season. From 1988–89 through to 1996–97, Forrest was in the Ipswich Town goal, including during the 1991–92 season when the club won promotion to the newly established Premier League by winning the old Football League Second Division. Forrest was ever-present that season. He was also one of only 13 foreign players to play on the opening weekend of the FA Premier League along with John Jensen, Jan Stejskal, Anders Limpar, Peter Schmeichel, Andrei Kanchelskis, Robert Warzycha, Eric Cantona, Ronnie Rosenthal, Michel Vonk, Gunnar Halle, Roland Nilsson and Hans Segers. He was the unfortunate goalkeeper on the receiving end of the heaviest Premiership defeat in history when Ipswich lost 9–0 to Manchester United at Old Trafford in March 1995.


Craig Lorne Forrest (born 20 September 1967) is a Canadian former professional soccer player and sports commentator.