Kaizer Chiefs midfielder and striker Bernard Parker (born 16 March 1986) is a South African professional association footballer who currently plays for the club as a midfielder or forward.

Prior to a one-year loan to Serbian club Red Star Belgrade, Parker began his professional football career with Thanda Royal Zulu in the Premier Soccer League, where he made 70 appearances before being released.

In 2009, he signed for Eredivisie club FC Twente, where he played a season and a half until being loaned out to Panserraikos of the Greek Super League for the remainder of the season. The Johan Cruyff Shield and the Eredivisie were both won by Parker during his stay in the Eredivisie in 2009-10 and 2010.

Bernard Parker was sold to Kaizer Chiefs in 2011, where he went on to make more than 200 appearances and score more than 40 goals in all competitions. With the South African club, he was given the Lesley Manyathela Golden Boot for the 2013-14 season and went on to win two league titles, the Nedbank Cup, and the MTN 8.

Bernard Parker Age

He was born on the 16th of March 1986 in Boksburg, South Africa. As of 2020, he is 34 years old.

Early life

Parker was born and grew up in Reiger Park, a township next to Boksburg, Gauteng. He was quite good in a variety of sports and excelled in short and long-distance running as well as achieving Eastern Gauteng colours in swimming.

Bernard Parker Wife

Parker married Wendy Cherry in Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal, on 16 June 2012 at a ceremony attended by 170 guests.

Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $500,000 which he has earned as a footballer.


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