Tua Tagovailoa is a famous football quarterback for the Miami Dolphins of the NFL and a big Philanthropist. Tua Tagovailoa is famous for being the Offensive MVP of the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship and winning the Maxwell and Walter Camp Awards. Tua was selected 5th overall by the Miami Dolphins in the 2020 NFL Draft. Check all the details below about Tua Tagovailoa Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, Family, Salary, Net Worth, Biography & More.
Tua Tagovailoa Wiki/Biography
Tua Tagovailoa was born on 2nd March 1998 (Age: 24 years; As of 2022) in Ewa Beach, Hawaii, United States. His full real name is Tuanigamanuolegpola Tagovailoa. His nationality is American and follows Christianity (religion). Tua is on the Miami Dolphins team as a Quarterback. His zodiac sign is Aries and his ethnicity is White Caucasian. His jersey number is #1 for Miami Dolphins and his college jersey number is #13.
Tua Tagovailoa Educational Qualification
He completed his schooling at Saint Louis School in Honolulu, Hawaii. After completing schooling, she joined the University of Alabama to complete his bachelor’s degree in Communication studies and completed it in August 2020.
Tua Tagovailoa Physical Stats
Height: 6′ 1″ inches
Weight: 98 kg
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Tua Tagovailoa Family & Parents
Tua was born into a middle-class Samoan family in Ewa Beach, Hawaii. His grandfather’s name is Seu Tagovailoa and is also known as Chief Tagovailoa. Tua is very close to her grandfather and quit the sport after his grandfather died in 2014 but his father told him to continue to play to give the best honor to him.
His father’s name is Galu Tagovailoa and his mother’s name is Diane Tagovailoa. He is the oldest child of four children in his family. Tua’s younger brother’s name is Taulia Tagovailoa, (college football quarterback for the Maryland Terrapins).
His cousins also play football as Myron Tagovailoa-Amosa plays on the defensive line at Notre Dame and another cousin Adam Amosa-Tagovailoa plays on the offensive line at Navy.
Tua Tagovailoa Girlfriend & Wife
As per the latest media reports, Tua Tagovailoa married Annah Concetta Gore. He is in a relationship with Annah Gore (girlfriend) who met during his graduation in the same University of Alabama and dated for a long time.
As per the latest New York Times, news uncovered that the Broward County Clerk of Court files shows that Annah Gore (wife) and Tua Tagovailoa secretly married on 18th July 2022 in Davie, Florida, United States.
Tua Tagovailoa Career
From his childhood, he has had an intense interest in football. His main inspiration for football is his grandfather Seu Tagovailoa and his father also. He started his football career in high school and threw 33 passing touchdowns during his 1st season and passing 2583 yards.
In 2014, he won the Heisman Trophy. He played in the All-American Bown and threw 2669 passing yards with 27 passing touchdowns and seven interceptions in 2016. He was a four-star player during school and ranked top high school in the state of Hawaii. In January 2017, Tua had seventeen offers to play college football scholarship before joining the University of Alabama.
In 2017, he started her football college career against Fresno State in a home game at Bryant-Denny Stadium. He won many matches and was named the Offensive MVP of the game. In 2018, Tua made his first career start at the season’s opening game against Louisville in Orlando. In 2019, he began his junior season at the Chick-fil-A-Kickoff Game and won against Duke in Atlanta.
In their college years, he finished his career as a holder of numerous football records and also NCAA career records. Tua started her professional career in the 2020 NFL Draft. He was selected fifth by the Miami Dolphins Team. He was also the first left-handed quarterback by an NFL team. He signed a contract for four years with Miami Dolphins in 2020 and completed his physical in July 2020 to being training camp. At present, he is playing for Miami Dolphins as the best quarterback in the National Football League.
Tua Tagovailoa Injury (September 2022)
He was injured during the football match against the Cincinnati Bengals on 29th August 2022. Tua’s head and back slammed into the turf at Paycor Stadium. Tua hit the ground with his left elbow, back and back of his helmet.
He left him on his back with the fingers of both hands in a bad position. He was stretchered off the field and shifted to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center with head and neck injuries.
Tua Tagovailoa Net Worth & Salary
Tua Tagovailoa’s net worth is more than $30 million dollars (As of 2022). Tua is a famous left-handed quarterback for the Miami Dolphins of the NFL and plays football professionally. He earns a good income and also takes a high salary from his football matches. Tua is living joyfully with his wife and his kids.
Tua Tagovailoa Social Handles
Tua Tagovailoa Amazing Facts
- He was a deep interest in football since his childhood, when he was a small child he would sleep with a football under his arm every night.
- Tua’s father trained him to throw the ball with his left hand as a child and wanted a left-handed son.
- When he was 8 years old, he routinely threw football passes of more than 30 yards.
- He said his main inspiration was his grandfather Seu Tagovailoa.
- He is secretly married to his wife in court on 18th July 2022 in Davie, Florida, United States.
- He founded the Tua Foundation to support youth initiatives, health and wellness, and charity. His Foundation had the most prominent impact including Hawaii, Alabama, and Miami in February 2021.
- In June 2020, he announced that the scholarship of $300,000 dollars to benefit his high school in Hawaii.
- His foundation also hosted a fundraising event in August 2021 for the Tallapoosa County Girls to cover funeral expenses for the eight juveniles.
- He is playing left-handed quarterback in the NFL.
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