Walter Smith: Wiki, Bio, Age, Death, Career, Net Worth, Wife

Walter Smith

Walter Smith: Wiki, Bio, Age, Death, Career, Net Worth, Wife, Nationality, Soccer, Ethnicity, Birthday, Zodiac, height, Cars, Kids. Walter Smith was a renowned Scottish association football player along with the manager and director. He was primarily affiliated with his two seasons as manager of Glasgow club Rangers. Smith played as a defender and his career consisted of two seasons with Dundee United, split by a short time at Dumbarton.

Unfortunately, a pelvic injury stopped his journey from playing and Smith went into coaching at Dundee United, working for manager Jim McLean. Walter Smith also took charge of the Scotland under-18 and under-21 teams. He also helped Scotland manager Alex Ferguson at the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Mexico, after it had been declared that he would be relocating to Rangers as assistant to Graeme Souness.

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Early Life of Walter Smith

Walter was born on 24 February 1948 in Lanark, Scotland. He grew up in the Carmyle neighbourhood of Glasgow’s East End and was a lifelong Rangers fan. Unfortunately, he passed away on October 26, 2021. Prior to beginning his career, he was employed by the South of Scotland Electricity Board. After leaving the earlier job, his football career was launched in the 1960s with Junior League team Ashfield. Not much is known about his early life in detail as he didn’t expose his life to an extent. We do not know where he received his high school education from. He also has not revealed anything about his family or his siblings. He was a very private person. Details regarding his college degree or in which subject she has specialized are lacking as well.

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Walter Smith’s Wife

Walter Smith was married to his beautiful wife Ethel a long time back. The couple were the parents of two sons, Neil and Steven. However, Smith severe medical condition destroyed their happily married life and loving family. He underwent an undefined medical operation in March 2021 that required him to stay in the hospital. Unfortunately,  Smith died from cancer on the morning of 26 October 2021 at the age of 73. The family stayed together in Lanark, Scotland.  His death occurred when the Rangers won their first Scottish Premiership title since Smith’s final season as manager in 2021.

Walter’s career

Walter Smith was a renowned Scottish association football player along with the manager and director. He was primarily affiliated with his two seasons as manager of Glasgow club Rangers. Smith played as a defender and his career consisted of two seasons with Dundee United, split by a short time at Dumbarton.

Unfortunately, a pelvic injury stopped his journey from playing and Smith went into coaching at Dundee United, working for manager Jim McLean. Walter Smith also took charge of the Scotland under-18 and under-21 teams. He also helped Scotland manager Alex Ferguson at the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Mexico, after it had been declared that he would be relocating to Rangers as assistant to Graeme Souness.

Walter acquired 13 major trophies in seven years, including seven consecutive league wins, before retiring at the 1997/98 season and joining Everton. Smith was also the senior coach presence on the touchline at Ibrox when Souness was serving as a player-manager, and he was given the role on a full-time basis when Souness departed to manage Liverpool in 1991.

Walter Smith

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Walter Smith, Bio, Height, Weight, Profile, Net Worth

Real Name Walter Ferguson Smith
Nickname Walter 
Gender male
Profession soccer player, Coach
Height (approx.)

in centimeters– 182 cm

in meters– 1.82 m

feet inches– 6’ 1”

Weight (approx.)

in kilograms– 80 kg

in pounds– 176 lbs

Figure Measurements (approx.) not known
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour grey
Date of Birth 24 February 1948
Age (as in 2018) 73 Years
Birth Place Lanark, Scotland
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Pisces
Nationality Scottish
Hometown Lanark, Scotland
School Not Known
College/University

 

Not Known

Educational Qualification Not Known
Religion christanity
Ethnicity Scottish white
Caste Not Known
Address Not Known
Hobbies/Inetrests Travelling
Marital Status married
Affairs/Boyfriends/Girlfriends Not Known
Sexuality Straight
Parents

Father: Not Known

Mother: Not Known

Siblings

Brother: Not Known

Sister: Not Known

Husband/Wife/Spouse Ethel 
Children Neil and Steven
Net Worth Not Known

Walter Smith

Some lesser-known facts about Walter Smith 

  • He was a Scottish association football player.
  • he withdrew from his career after a pelvic injury.
  • Smith departed from cancer on the morning of 26 October 2021, aged 73.
  • He was the father of 2 sons.
  • Smith worked for South of Scotland Electricity Board before beginning his football career with Junior League club Ashfield in the 1960s.

Social media Accounts: 

  • He was not available on any of the social platforms.

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