Anton Walkes was an English professional footballer who played as a defender and also a midfielder for Charlotte FC. He used to play for the English Premier League club, Tottenham Hotspur before being loaned to Atlanta United. He also played for Portsmouth in League One. In this post, we will take a look at who Anton Walkes’s wife or girlfriend is. Keep reading to find out more.
Who Is Anton Walkes?
Anton Walkes was born on February 8th, 1997 in Lewisham, London, England, and of Jamaican descent. He is a professional football player known for his versatility on the field.
He began his career with Tottenham Hotspur, where he spent several years in the club’s youth academy before making his professional debut in 2016. Walkes can play both as a central defender and as a right-back.
Throughout his career, Walkes has been loaned to several clubs such as Atlanta United in Major League Soccer, Portsmouth in League One, and Glasgow Rangers in the Scottish Premiership. In 2019, he joined Portsmouth on a permanent basis, where he established himself as a key player in the team’s defence, winning the EFL Trophy.
In 2022, he signed with Charlotte FC until his untimely death.
Anton Walkes Cause of Death
It is with deep sadness that we report the untimely passing of Anton Walkes on January 19th, 2022. He was involved in a tragic accident, a collision between two boats near Miami Marine Stadium. His death has deeply affected all of us at Charlotte FC, and our thoughts and condolences go out to his family and loved ones during this difficult time.
David Tepper, the owner of Charlotte FC, released a statement expressing his condolences and shared that
“Everyone at the club was devastated by his untimely death. He was a tremendous son, father, partner and teammate whose joyous approach to life touched everyone he met.”
Who Was Anton Walkes’s Wife or Girlfriend?
Anton Walkes was not married. He however had a child with his girlfriend known as Alexis. Their daughter is called Ayla.