Emile Smith Rowe

Birth Day July 28th, 2000
Birth Place Croydon, England
Age 23 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Leo

Emile Smith Rowe is an English footballer. He is famous for his playing position as a winger or attacking midfielder for his current team, Arsenal, and the England national team. He made a strong senior debut for Arsenal in 2018, but an injury-interrupted loan stint at RB Leipzig in 2020 didn't lead to a permanent move. After rehabbing at Arsenal, he had a successful loan spell at Huddersfield Town. In July 2021, he received the number 10 shirt and signed a long-term contract. Representing England at various youth levels, he made his senior debut in November 2021, securing a 5–0 victory against Albania in a FIFA World Cup qualification match.

Emile Smith Rowe Family Details

Emile Smith Rowe, born on July 28, 2000, hails from Croydon, England. About his family details, he is the son of Leslie Rowe, a former semi-professional footballer, and Fiona Rowe. He has a brother whose name is still to get unfolded. He holds English nationality, identifying with a British-white ethnicity. As of 2023, he marked his 23rd birthday. 

His passion for football was nurtured by his father, Leslie, who was a local player, and he and his brother frequently played the sport with their father while growing up in Thornton Heath, South London. Recognizing his talent, his parents enrolled him in a local football academy, which ultimately led him to join the Arsenal academy.

Emile Smith Rowe Football Career


  • Emile Smith Rowe joined Arsenal's Hale End Academy at age ten in 2010, following his time with Glebe, a South London-based team. 
  • He made his Under-23s debut at just 16 during the 2016–17 season, tallying 10 appearances, 2 assists, and a goal. 
  • On July 31, 2017, he signed his first professional contract with the club and extended it for the long term on the same date in 2018, earning praise from head coach Unai Emery. 
  • His competitive debut for Arsenal's first team occurred on September 20, 2018, in a UEFA Europa League match, marking the first Arsenal debut by a player born in the 2000s. 
  • He continued to impress, becoming Arsenal's youngest goalscorer in a competitive match since 2011 and the first player born after 2000 to score for the club in a Europa League match against Qarabağ, later adding his first goal at the Emirates in a 2–1 EFL Cup victory over Blackpool.
  • On January 31, 2019, he joined RB Leipzig on loan until the end of the 2018–19 season; however, Leipzig discovered he was not fully recovered from a groin injury, limiting his playtime to just 28 minutes in three substitute appearances during his stint. 
  • On January 10, 2020, he embarked on another loan journey, this time to EFL Championship club Huddersfield Town for the 2019–20 season. 
  • Huddersfield manager Danny Cowley expressed the need to protect him due to injury concerns, but Smith Rowe managed to score his first goal for the team on February 1, 2020, in a match against Fulham. 
  • His standout performance came when he scored the winning goal in the 86th minute against West Brom during his final home appearance, helping secure Huddersfield's safety in the EFL Championship.
  • In August 2020, he was an unused substitute in Arsenal's Community Shield win against Liverpool. 
  • He faced injury challenges but returned to form in the autumn, shining in Europa League matches. 
  • After a poor league start, he took the number 10 role on Boxing Day, sparking a win against Chelsea. 
  • Over his next matches, he recorded assists and scored a goal in the FA Cup. In March 2021, he excelled in the North London derby and scored his first Premier League goal. 
  • In July 2021, he signed a long-term contract, donned the number 10 shirt, and became a fan favorite. 
  • He continued to impress, scoring against rivals Tottenham in September and netting three league goals in consecutive matches in November. 
  • On December 5, 2021, he scored but was sidelined with an injury. Upon his return in December, he scored against West Ham, Leeds United, and Norwich City. 
  • In February 2022, he reached double figures in goals for the season. In the 2022–23 season, he battled a groin injury, underwent surgery, and made substitute appearances upon his recovery in March, contributing to goals in games against Everton, Bournemouth, and Wolves.

British Footballer, Emile Smith Rowe

Emile Smith Rowe International Career

  • Smith Rowe has represented England at various youth levels, including U16, U17, U18, and U19. 
  • In April 2017, he was part of the squad for the UEFA European Under-17 Championship, playing in the semi-final against Turkey but missing the final as England fell to Spain on penalties. 
  • He also contributed to England's U-17 World Cup victory in October. 
  • Smith Rowe continued to progress, scoring for the U19 team against Portugal in October 2018 and making a goalscoring debut for the U20 team in November 2019 against Portugal. 
  • His journey continued with a call-up to the England U21 squad for the 2021 UEFA European Under-21 Championship, debuting in a match against Switzerland.
  • He received his first senior team call-up in November 2021, making his debut as a substitute and later scoring his first international goal against San Marino. 
  • In June 2023, he was named in the England squad for the UEFA European Under-21 Championship, where England emerged as champions, with Smith Rowe starting in the final against Spain.

Emile Smith Rowe Awards and Achievements


  • FA Community Shield: 2020, 2023 

England U17

  • FIFA U-17 World Cup: 2017 

England U21

  • UEFA European Under-21 Championship: 2023 

Emile Smith Rowe Net Worth

Emile Smith Rowe, the talented footballer representing Arsenal, has an estimated net worth of £4 million as of 2023, primarily sourced from his lucrative professional football career, including contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. He has an annual salary of £2,080,000 for the 2022-2023 season. He signed a new contract with London-based English club Arsenal F.C. on July 27, 2021, which keeps him at the club for five more years, until 2026. He has a market value of approximately €35 million as of June 20, 2023. With these earnings, he enjoys a comfortable and affluent lifestyle.

Emile Smith Rowe Hair

Emile Smith Rowe is a tall and handsome man standing 1.82 meters (6 feet) in height. He has a body weight of 79 kilograms. He has an athletic body type and he maintains his body a lot by doing frequent exercise. His striking features include dark brown eyes and blonde hair, contributing to his overall appearance of health and vitality. 

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