Kieran John Trippier is an English professional football player. Kieran plays as a defender for Atlético Madrid in La Liga and the England National Team. He has also represented Manchester City, Burnley, and Tottenham Hotspur before joining Athletico in 2019. Kieran has many interesting inks on his body. Let us take a look at his tattoos and the meanings behind them.
1. ‘Flowers’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The side of his right forearm has a tattoo of two flowers on it. One of them is colored and the other one is left as an outline. There are also water waves tattooed on the upper side of his forearm.
Meaning: The flowers on his arm are water lilies.
2. Portrait Tattoo
Tattoo: The inner side of his right forearm has a portrait of a woman tattooed on it, done with a few anime effects like shining eyes. The woman also has tiny red flowers surrounding her.
Meaning: The portrait on his arm is of his spouse, Charlotte Trippier, whom he adores very much. The couple got married in Cyprus and have two lovely children.
3. Angel Tattoo
Tattoo: There is an angel tattooed on the player’s left upper arm. The angel is sitting below the sun that covers his shoulder, emitting rays of shine, and has a clarinet in her hands that she is playing. The angel is seen sitting on clouds, below the sun, surrounded by stars and birds.
Meaning: The tattoo of the angel on his upper arm represents a guardian angel that looks after him and his family.
4. ‘Dove’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There are dove birds tattooed on his left arm, around his elbow.
Meaning: The tattoo of the doves on his arm represents peace and freedom. The tattoo also goes well with the angel on his upper arm.
5. ‘Puzzle’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There are three puzzle pieces fitted together, tattooed on the backside of his left upper arm. The rest of his arm is covered in tattoos of clouds to fill out the empty spaces between the tattoos.
6. Bicep Tattoo
Tattoo: The player’s left bicep has a few words tattooed on it. The words read, “Everything you have done, I couldn’t have done it without you Mum. Things could have gone bad but you picked me up, thank you, Dad.”
Meaning: The sweet words show his appreciation and love towards his parents, Chris and Eleanor Trippier, and how much he values everything that they have done for him.
7. ‘Children and Roses’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a tattoo of the portrait of two children on his left forearm. There is a little heart tattooed below the faces. The children are also surrounded by rose flowers.
Meaning: The children in the portrait are Kieran and Charlotte’s children. The couple has a son, Jacob Trippier who was born in 2016, and a baby daughter, Esme Rose Trippier, born in 2019.
8. ‘Mother’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The word, “Mother” is tattooed behind his left forearm, just below his elbow.
Meaning: The tattoo of the word represents how much he loves his mother and how blessed he feels.
9. ‘Prayer’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The inner side of Kieran’s left forearm has a tattoo of a pair of hands joined in prayer. There is also a rosemary beaded necklace hanging down from the hands, ending with a little cross pendant. The design is also surrounded by clouds like the rest of his left arm and has little stars too. There is a large cross tattooed behind the praying hands too.
Meaning: The tattoo of the praying hands is a very common one in the Christian faith. The tattoo represents the religious views of the player. The tattoo of the cross represents the sacrifice of Jesus Christ to save humanity. The praying hands’ design represents the power of prayer and Christ. The tattoo also signifies dedication to self and family, courage, sacrifice, and respect.
10. ‘Diamond and Roses’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a large diamond tattooed in the middle of Trippier’s chest. The diamond also has wings that span out and cover his pecs. The diamond also has a rose flower tattooed on each of its sides. There are also two stars, tattooed on the sides of the wings.
Meaning: The tattoo of the diamond on his chest represents his loving and affectionate relationship with his wife. The wings on the diamond give it freedom and eternity to represent how much he loves his wife, Charlotte, and will keep on doing so forever. The rose flowers represent the beauty of their relationship.
11. ‘Birds’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There are two more birds tattooed on each of his shoulders. His shoulders also contain stars tattooed on them.
Meaning: The tattoos of the birds on his shoulders represent spirituality and freedom of choice.