Walter Smith Age, Wife, Net Worth, Height, Career, Nationality

Walter Smith

Walter Smith was a Scottish footballer, manager, and director best known for his two stints as manager of Glasgow club Rangers.

Quick Facts

Full Real NameWalter Ferguson Smith
Known AsWalter Smith
Date of Birth24 February 1948
Age73 years old.
Place of BirthLanark, Scotland
ProfessionFootballer, manager
Net worth$1 million – $5 million US Dollars (approx.).
Zodiac SignLeo
Marital Statusmarried.
Eye ColorBlue
Height (approx.)5 feet 7 inches
Weight (approx.)58 Kg

Walter Smith Age & Early Life

Walter Smith was born on 24 February 1948, in Lanark, ScotlandHe was 73 years old when he died.  His zodiac sign was Leo. Walter Ferguson Smith is his full name. He grew up in Scotland, along with his parents and siblings. Similarly, He is a Scottish citizen. He is of mixed ethnicity. His faith is Christianity. Talking about his educational details, Heh did his schooling at a local High School. Likewise, his higher education details are not revealed yet.

Walter Smith Height & Weight

Walter Smith is 5 feet 7 inches tall. He weighs approximately 58 kg (121 lbs). He has lovely warm Blue eyes and White locks. His body measurements are 36-28-34 inches.

Walter Smith
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Walter Smith’s Net Worth

How much is Walter Smith’s net worth?  Walter Smith’s net worth or income was estimated to be between $1 million – $5 million. He has amassed a substantial fortune as a result of his principal occupation as a soccer coach.


Smith’s playing career was comprised of two stints with Dundee United, separated by a brief stint at Dumbarton. Smith retired from playing due to a pelvic injury, and he went on to coach at Dundee United under manager Jim McLean. He also coached Scotland’s under-18 and under-21 sides and supported Scotland manager Alex Ferguson during the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Mexico, when it was reported that he would be joining Rangers as Graeme Souness’ assistant.

Smith took over as Rangers manager in 1991, following Souness. In seven years, he won 13 major trophies, including seven consecutive league crowns. He was named manager of English Premier League team Everton after leaving Rangers after the 1997–98 season. He was a manager at Goodison Park for four seasons until being fired in 2002.

Smith was named Scotland manager in December 2004 after a short time as Alex Ferguson’s assistant manager at Manchester United. He oversaw a turnaround in their fortunes, propelling the national team 70 places up the FIFA World Rankings. He quit as Scotland manager in January 2007 to return to Rangers after a successful start to UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying. During his second stint as Rangers manager, he won eight titles and led the club to the 2008 UEFA Cup Final before retiring in 2011. Smith is the Rangers’ second-most successful manager, after only Bill Struth.

Walter Smith Wife & Marriage

Who is Walter Smith Wife? He married Ethel. He had two kids, Neil and Steven, with his wife Ethel. Furthermore, there is no information regarding his wife and Sons.