Born and raised in Milton Keynes, Dele Alli started his football career at a young age, joining the youth system at Milton Keynes Dons when he was just 11 years old. He quickly rose through the ranks and made his professional debut at the age of 16, impressing fans with his skill and creativity on the pitch.
As a rising star in English football, Dele Alli’s talent was soon recognized by top clubs, and in February 2015, he was signed by Tottenham Hotspur for a fee of £5 million.
Dele Alli’s first two seasons with Spurs were marked by exceptional performance, earning him the PFA Young Player of the Year award and a spot in the PFA Team of the Year in both seasons.
This success also led to a call-up to the England national team, where he made his debut in 2015 and went on to represent England in the UEFA Euro 2016 and the 2018 FIFA World Cup, playing a crucial role in helping his team reach the semi-finals.
After signing with Everton in January 2022, Dele Alli joined Beşiktaş on loan later that year, allowing him to gain valuable experience at a high level of competition. With his exceptional talent and determination, it is clear that Dele Alli has a bright future ahead of him in football, and fans will continue to watch him closely as he continues to rise through the ranks of the sport.
Who are Dele Alli’s parents
Dele Alli was born to Denise Alli and Kehinde Alli. His mother, Denise, is of English and Spanish descent, while his father, Kehinde, is of Nigerian descent. Dele has credited his parents with being a strong influence on his life and career, particularly his father who has been instrumental in supporting his development as a footballer. Despite his parents’ divorce when he was young, Dele maintains a close relationship with both of them and has spoken publicly about the sacrifices they made to help him pursue his dreams.