Retired English soccer player Bobby Charlton has an estimated net worth of $20 million. Born in Ashington, Northumberland, England in October 1937. He was an attacking midfielder who started out at the East Northumberland Schools. Charlton then went on to join the youth academy of Manchester United where he was called up to the first-team squad in 1956. Following this breakthrough, he established himself as the prized asset for the club registering 199 goals and 606 games to his name. From 1974 to 195 the former star played his trade at Preston North End and in 1976 he moved to Waterford United where he hung up his boots. Meanwhile, Charlton also represented England’s national soccer team in international showdowns between 1958 and 1970 playing in 106 matches and netting 49 goals. He is regarded as one of the best midfielders of all time in football history and claimed the 1966 FIFA World Cup title with his country. He also won the Ballon d’Or in the same year. Following his retirement, Charlton landed a role as a director for Wigan Athletic and later became a member of Manchester United’s board of directions. His achievements include the induction into the FIFA 100, the FIFA World Cup Golden Ball, and a BBC Sports Personality of the Year Lifetime Achievement Award.