Cobi Jones Profile
Cobi Jones is an American former soccer player and commentator working for FOX Sports serving as an analyst. He has been working for the station since January 2015.
Cobi Jones Career
Jones serves as an analyst for Major League Soccer club LA Galaxy on Time Warner Cable SportsNet and on Fox Sports, BeIN Sports, the Pac-12 Network, and as the host of the Totally Football Show: American Edition. He has a long and illustrious professional career, having played in three FIFA World Cups for the United States Men’s National Team (1994, 1998, 2002), spending 12 seasons with the LA Galaxy, Coventry City of the English Premier League, and becoming the first American to play in Brazil with Vasco d Gama. In 2011, he was inducted into the United States Soccer Hall of Fame.
In addition to his work with FOX Sports, Jones is the lead analyst for the Los Angeles Galaxy on Spectrum SportsNet and an analyst on the PAC 12 Network. Cobi was a key voice for BeIN Sports’ FIFA World Cup coverage in 2014. Cobi reported with NBC on the network’s coverage of the 2012 London Olympics in 2012.
Jones is a Southern California sports legend, serving as the LA Galaxy’s longest-serving member. From 1996 to 2010, LA’s “Original Cobi” spent 15 seasons with the Galaxy as both a player and coach, with his #13 becoming the only number retired in club history. He is a two-time MLS Cup winner (2002, 2005) and holds the LA Galaxy records for most appearances (306), goals (70), and assists (91), as well as being one of only three players in MLS history to have scored 60 or more goals and assisted on 80 or more goals. Jones is also the only player in MLS history to have played for the same team in each of the first 12 seasons. In 1998, he was named “U.S. Soccer Athlete of the Year” and “MLS Best XI.”
Jones has made the most appearances (164) for the United States Men’s National Team. From 1992 to 2004, he was a permanent member of the side, scoring 15 goals and recording 22 assists, which places second on the National Team’s all-time list. He took part in three World Cups (1994, 1998, 2002). Cobi was also a member of the United States Olympic Soccer Team in 1992.
Jones played college soccer at UCLA, where he led the Bruins to the NCAA Championship in 1990. Jones, who was inducted into the UCLA Hall of Fame in 2002, had 23 goals and 37 assists in 90 games during his college career. Cobi collaborates with the LA2028 Olympic Committee, the LA84 Foundation, Cal South, AYSO, and the United States Soccer Foundation, among others. As a member of the Presidential Delegation, he attended both the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Final in Canada and the 2014 FIFA Men’s World Cup Final in Brazil. He is also a member of the United States State Department’s Sports Envoy team.
Quick Facts About Cobi Jones
|Full Name||Cobi Jones|
|Age||51 years old as o 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Cobi Jones Age
Jones is 51 years old as of 2021. He was born on 16 June 1970 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 16 June every year.
Cobi Jones Height
Jones stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m).
Cobi Jones Family|Parents
Jones is the son of Freeman Jones and Mada Jones. Information regarding Jones’s siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Cobi Jones Wife
Jones married Kim Reese on September 12, 2009. Reese, a music consultant, and former New Line Cinema music executive met Jones in 2003 and started dating him in 2004. The wedding took place at the Four Seasons Resort Aviara in Carlsbad, California. Cayden and Cai are their two sons.
Cobi Jones Salary
Being one of the top reporters for FOX Sports, Jones earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Cobi Jones’ Net Worth
Jones has an estimated net worth of $1 Million and $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Soccer Analyst.
Cobi Jones Fifa
Jones is the all-time appearance leader for the United States, with 164 caps as of the end of 2004. (scoring 15 goals). He was a member of the team at the FIFA World Cups in 1994, 1998, and 2002. He was named the best XI at the 2000 CONCACAF Gold Cup and won the 2002 CONCACAF Gold Cup with the national team. Jones also competed for his country in the Summer Olympics in Barcelona in 1992. After appearing in the 1995 Copa America, he gained popularity in Latin America as a result of an Argentine commentator’s nickname for him: “Escobillón” (“swab”), owing to his bleached dreadlock hairstyle and the similar pronunciation of his name, Is Cobi Jones, and the word escobillón.
Cobi Jones Dude Perfect
Cody is a shooter for Dude Perfect. Tyler Toney, Garrett Hilbert, Cody Jones, Cory Cotton, Coby Cotton, and Panda make up the YouTube trick shot team Dude Perfect. It all began with basketball shots and sandwich wagering. Dude Perfect is a multinational sports entertainment conglomerate headquartered in Frisco, Texas. It uploads videos to YouTube on a regular basis. The channel has the second most subscribers of any sports channel on YouTube, as well as the 12th most subscribers of any channel overall. Dude Perfect’s most popular content consists primarily of videos depicting various trick shots and stunts cut together with upbeat music mixed in. The group also regularly uploads videos of “battles,” in which individual Dude Perfect members compete against one another in a good-natured game or contest, usually featuring elements and creative spins on different sports and a unique set of rules.
Cobi Jones FOX Sports
At FOX Sports Jones works alongside;
- Mark Schlereth
- Ken Rosenthal
- Bob Pockrass
- Tony Pedregon
- Phil Parsons
- AJ Pierzynski
- Kristina Pink
- Clay Travis
- Mariano Trujillo
- Nick Wright
- Katie Witham
- Dave Wannstedt
- Sara Walsh
- Jonathan Vilma