Born in Paddington, London, England in December 1966. English football manager and former professional soccer player Leslie “Les” Ferdinand has an estimated net worth of $12 million. He was a forward who started his career playing for Southall and Hayes’s youth academy. In 1986 Ferdinand made a breakthrough into Hayes’s senior squad and played there till 1987 before moving to Queens Park Rangers where he played from 1987 to 1995, scoring 80 goals in 163 matches. After leaving QPR for Newcastle United in 1995, Ferdinand went on to net 41 goals in 68 games for the club before again being on the move to Tottenham Hotspur in 1997. There, the footballer was featured in 118 games and netted 33 times in the process. In 2003 he signed for West Ham United but shortly after that he switched to Leicester City and played there between 2003 and 2004. He also played his trade for Bolton Wanderers from 2004 to 2005 and for Reading in 2005. Internationally, Ferdinand represented England in international showdown between 1993 and 1998. In 2015 he was appointed as the Director of Football and caretaker manager of Queens Park Rangers.