Scott van-der-Sluis Profile
Scott van-der-Sluis is a Welsh Footballer/TV Personality who happens to be among the cast members of Love Island USA which premiered on the 5th of June 2023. The show premiered on ITV2 and ITVX. Asides from this, he also plays football as a goalkeeper.
Scott van-der-Sluis Soccer|International Football Career
Van-der-Sluis happens to be among the cast members of Love Island USA on ITV2. In addition to this, he plays as a goalkeeper for Bangor City. Back in the year 2023, he made an appearance as a contestant on the tenth series of Love Island. When he was about eight years old, back in the year 2009, he was signed for Machester United.
Being a boyhood Liverpool fan, he made a move to the Reds’ academy in the year 2010 and spent five seasons with the club. Later on, after leaving Liverpool in 2015, he joined Swansea City and moved to South Wales for four years leaving at the expiration of his contract in 2019.
Scott also played in the English non-league system for Merthyr Town, Northwich Victoria, and Runcorn Linnets. Asides from this, he represented Wales at U15, U16, and U17 a total of 10 times. There, he was winning the Victory Shield in 2015.
Scott van-der-Sluis at Bangor City
Back in the year 2021, he came back to his native North Wales and signed for Cymru Leagues club Bangor City, and quickly established himself as club captain. After a Football Association of Wales league suspension that stopped the club from playing matches, he left the club in early 2022.
Scott van-der-Sluis at Shelbourne
On the 16th of June 2022, he signed for the League of Ireland Premier Division club, Shelbourne. Later on, on the 26th of August 2022, he made his debut for Shelbourne, keeping a clean sheet in a 4-0 FAI Cup win against Bonagee United. On the 30th of November 2022, he went on to renew his contract with Shelbourne for the upcoming 2023 season.
In the month of June 2023, an announcement was made that he had left the club without making a league appearance. This was in order to participate on Love Island, Shelbourne manager Damien Duff said Van-der-Sluis would not returning to the club.
Scott van-der-Sluis Love Island USA
Sluis happens to be among the cast members of the show, Love Island UK Season 10. The show premiered on the 5th of June 2023 on ITV2. The show consists of a group of contestants known as Islanders who live in a villa in Sant Llorenç des Cardassar, Mallorca. These groups are cut off from the outside world and are constantly supervised.
In order for them to survive, they must form relationships with their fellow islander. At first, they pair up according to their first impressions which later changes as they are forced to repair at special ceremonies where they choose to remain with their current partner or switch partners. In their time at the villa, they must share a bed and are authorized to talk with their fellow islanders at any time. However, despite being cut off from the outside world, each Islander has a phone which they use to contact other Islanders through texting.
Asides from this, they receive messages that brief them on the most recent challenges, re-couplings, and dumplings. Alcohol consumption and communications with the outside world are, however, restricted. Asides from this, they play numerous games and challenges which test their mental and physical abilities.
In the show, the winners receive special prizes which include a special date or a night at the Hideaway. The Islanders are eligible for elimination and dumped for various reasons such as public voting via the Love Island mobile app and the incomplete single after a re-coupling.
In the finale of the show, an envelope ceremony occurs where the couple who had the highest number of notes from the public attain two envelopes, one for each partner. One of the envelopes has about $100,000 while the other has nothing. The one who has the money can choose to share the money with their respective partner. In the show, he features alongside;
What Is Scott van-der-Sluis Looking For On Love Island?
Sluis described himself as a flirt, cheeky, and slow burner stating that he is bringing energy and a bit of banter to the show. Asides from this, he stated that he has a very strong personality and does not shy away from speaking out if there is anything does not agree with.
Asides from this, he voiced that he was single as a result of his own choice and circumstances. In addition to this, he stated that he has been single for about three and a half years and is ready and open to anything. He stated that his focus on football made him unable to find love and hopes this chance will change things up.
In addition to this, he states that the biggest ick is someone getting too clingy too quickly. Asides from this, he stated that he does not like numerous calls and texts. This is in addition to the fact that he is not a fan of someone who wears Nike Air Force 1 trainers with a dress during a night out and wakes up to a patchy fake tan in the morning.
Scott van-der-Sluis Age
Van-der-Sluis was born on the 9th of January 2001 in Connah’s Quay, Wales as Scott Reed. He celebrates his birthday on the 9th of January every year. Van-der-Sluis is, therefore, 22 years old as of 2023.
Scott van-der-Sluis Height
He stands at an approximate height of 6 feet 1 inch.
Scott van-der-Sluis Family
Van-der-Sluis was born and raised in Connah’s Quay, Wales to his loving and caring parents who he manages to keep information about away from the limelight. He was raised alongside his brother named Jamie Reed is also a former footballer and now football coach. We will update this information once more is available to the public.
Scott van-der-Sluis Jamie Reed
Van-der-Sluis was raised alongside his brother named Jamie Lee Reed who was born on the 13th of August 1987 in Wales. Jamie serves as a football coach and is also a former footballer who was recently the manager of Cymru Premier Club Airbus UK Broughton.
Back in the month of November 2009, he made his debut for the Wales semi-pro team in a 2-2 draw with Northern Ireland. This made him the second player to feature for a Welsh national team under the “education eligibility” ruling. Asides from this, he was living in Chester with his parents until joining York City when he and his partner moved to a house in York.
Scott van-der-Sluis Wife
Van-der-Sluis is at the moment single hence his appearance on the show, Love Island where he is in a quest for love. He stated that he is ready and open to anything. Prior to this, he was in a relationship with Nazanin Mehrabadi who he was in a relationship with for about three years. The duo had met when he was about 17 years old. Mehrabadi happens to be a model.
One of Mehrabadi’s friends told The Sun that he was jealous, possessive and that he would not let her go out alone. Asides from this, he would argue with anyone who even look at her, the friend went on to explain. Sluis’ closest friend dismissed the claims and stated that he is laid back, and doesn’t do drama. Additionally, he stated that he still has a good relationship with Mehrabadi.
Scott van-der-Sluis Net Worth
Sluis has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Footballer/TV Personality.
Did Scott Van Der Sluis Leave Football For The Love Island UK?
Sluis gave his football career a break in order for him to participate in Love Island UK. Shelbourne’s manager, Damien Duff stated that he would not return to the club. Asides from this, he stated that all his life was based on football and it was his main focus to the point he could not get into relationships. Additionally, he stated that he hoped the show would change things.