Bunny Shaw Height, Age, Net Worth

Quick Info Bunny Shaw :

NameKhadija Monifa Bunny Shaw
NickNameBunny Shaw
Date of Birth31 January 1997
Age (2024)27 Years
HomeTownSpanish Town
Height5ft 11in
ProfessionFootball Player
Current TeamManchester City W.F.C. (#21 / Forward), 
Jamaica women’s national football team (#11 / Forward)
Net Worth2-3 Million Dollars

Who is Bunny Shaw ?

Khadija Monifa Bunny Shaw, born on January 31, 1997, in Spanish Town, Jamaica, has emerged as a prominent figure in women’s football, both on the domestic and international fronts. Shaw, often affectionately referred to as “Bunny,” has made significant strides in her football career, showcasing exceptional talent and leadership both on and off the field. As a forward for the Women’s Super League powerhouse Manchester City and the captain of the Jamaica national team, Shaw has etched her name in football history through remarkable achievements and outstanding performances.

With a prolific goal-scoring record, Shaw has solidified her position as one of the most formidable strikers in the game. She holds numerous records, including being Manchester City’s all-time top goalscorer and Jamaica’s all-time leading goalscorer across genders. Shaw’s prowess in front of the goal has earned her accolades such as the CONCACAF Player of the Year in 2022, a testament to her exceptional skill and impact on the field.

Bunny Shaw
Bunny Shaw

Before making her mark on the international stage, Shaw honed her talents during her formative years in Jamaica, where she exhibited a natural affinity for football. Growing up in a large family, Shaw’s passion for the game was nurtured by her siblings, particularly her brother Kentardo, who affectionately bestowed upon her the nickname “Bunny.” Despite facing challenges, Shaw’s determination and dedication to her craft propelled her towards success.

Shaw’s journey to football stardom saw her transition from representing Jamaica at the youth level to showcasing her talents on the collegiate stage in the United States. Excelling both academically and athletically, Shaw’s collegiate career at the University of Tennessee further solidified her reputation as a rising star in the world of football.

Facts about Bunny Shaw :

  • Born Khadija Monifa Shaw in Spanish Town, Jamaica (1997)
  • Youngest of 13 siblings.
  • Nicknamed “Bunny” by her brother Kentardo for her love of carrots as a child.
  • Attended St. Jago High School.
Bunny Shaw
Bunny Shaw
  • Began playing football with her older brothers.
  • Coached by her brother Kentardo from age 10.
  • Jamaican U15s call-up at age 13.
  • Played junior college at Eastern Florida State College, earning national honors (2016).
  • Transferred to the University of Tennessee and converted from midfielder to striker.
  • Won All-SEC first team honors and SEC Offensive Player of the Year at Tennessee (2018).
  • Briefly played semi-pro for Florida Krush before going pro in Europe.
  • Signed a two-year contract with French club Bordeaux in 2019.
  • Scored a brace on her professional debut for Bordeaux.
  • Became Bordeaux’s top scorer in the 2020-21 season (22 goals).
  • Won Division 1 Féminine Player of the Month twice in 2020-21.
  • Joined Manchester City on a three-year deal in 2021.
  • Won the FA Women’s League Cup with Manchester City in 2022.
  • Became Manchester City’s all-time top scorer in March 2024 (68 goals).
  • Current top scorer in the 2023-24 WSL season (as of March 2024).
  • Captains the Jamaica national team and is their all-time top scorer (including men’s team).

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