Sandra Redknapp is the wife of English football manager Harry Redknapp. Little is known about her early life prior to her relationship with Harry.
Family Background :
- Sandra is a twin. However, her sister Patricia sadly died of pneumonia in 2008, when she was 58 years old.
- The son of her sis Patricia is Frank Lampard, who is a famous ex-football player for Chelsea. Without his mother to guide him anymore, Frank now turns to his Aunt Sandra for advice.
- Sandra’s sister’s death led Sandra and Harry to found Leukemia Busters, a charity to which they now both serve as presidents. Leukemia Busters is based in Southampton.
Marriage to Harry :
- Sandra is married to Harry Redknapp since June 1967, the marriage lasting well over 5 decades.
- Together they have two children: Mark Redknapp, who is a model and Jamie Redknapp, who is a football expert, taking after his father.
- Sandra met her husband when she was just 17 years old while she was at the Two Pudding Pub in East London. While it was not ‘love at first sight,’ they have now been married for over 50 years and are very much in love.
- The couple admitted that they get along great, and they are always excited to see each other. Harry sometimes rings her 10 times a day, especially when he is out of town!
- Sandra also loves the way Harry tells stories, telling The Sun that Harry is a storytelling master.
- She lives together with Harry in a beautiful home in the coastal city of Poole, UK.
I’m a Celebrity Stint :
- While she usually keeps a low profile, Sandra came into the public eye through her husband’s appearance on the 2018 showI’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! where their relationship was spoken about a number of times.
- During Harry’s time on the show, the couple missed each other greatly.
- Since the show, the public has been very taken by Redknapp’s story of long-lasting love, leading them to be invited on shows, such as Good Morning Britain to speak publicly about their relationship and relationships in general.
- The couple’s son Jamie plotted to get Harry voted off I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!,, just so that his parents could reunite!
Job, Salary & Net Worth :
- Together with her husband, Redknapp owns a property development company called Pierfront Developments.
Fun Facts, Height & Trivia :
- Harry jokingly admits that one time, during their marriage, he accidentally ran over her foot with his car at their home on their driveway in 2016. The accident was so severe that it made the news.
- Despite requiring surgery after the accident, Sandra feels her husband suffered more than her, as he felt incredibly guilty for hurting her.
- During their entire marriage, Harry has never cooked Sandra a meal – the extent of his cooking stopping at boiling eggs and making toast.