Nicknamed as “Golazo” by his former manager, Christian Eriksen is one of the best Central attacking midfielders in football. Danish international professional footballer Eriksen played for football club Inter Milan after his transfer from Tottenham Hotspurs in January 2020. In his career, the Italian league winner has played in many major tournaments with different clubs like Ajax, Tottenham Hotspurs, and Inter Milan.
Footballer Christian is a versatile player. We all know he can play excellently even at central midfield, winger position. He has scored many goals and assisted his teammates in major competitions.
Eriksen has played for his national team for a long time, earning his 109 Caps. He debuted in 2010. Eriksen has won many major trophies in his career. Like the Dutch league title and the Italian league title, Serie A. Footballer Eriksen is widely regarded as one of the finest midfielders of the game. His intelligent passing skills, shooting skills, and versatility during the game. This biography on football star Christian Eriksen covers some of the important moments from his early life to date.
Biography: Christian Eriksen
|Full name||Christian Dannemann Eriksen|
|Nickname||Also called “Golazo” by his former teammates|
|Date of birth||14-02-1992|
|Father’s name||Thomas Eriksen|
|Mother’s name||Dorte Eriksen|
|Siblings||One sister only|
|Brother’s/Sister’s name||Louise Eriksen|
|Height||5.10 feet (1.78 m)|
|Weight||76 Kg (168 pounds)|
|Body measurement||Chest size: 40 inches Waist size: 32 Inches Biceps: 13 inches|
|Body type||Athletic body|
|Eye color||Green color|
|Hair color||Blonde color|
|Shoe size||10 (US)|
|Marital status||Not married yet|
|Wife/girlfriend/ex-wife||Girlfriend whose name is Sabrina Kvist Jensen|
|Children||One son and a daughter|
|Children name||Son whose name is Alfred Eriksen and daughter whose name is not available|
|Net worth||Around 25 million dollars|
|Salary||Approx. 9 million dollars|
|Playing position||Central attacking midfield, Central midfield|
|Social media presence||Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter|
|Source of Income||Football Club salary and additional bonuses, endorsement, sponsorship, and merchandise|
|Last Updated||Dec 2021|
Christian Eriksen early Life
Danish international Christian Eriksen was born to their father, Thomas Eriksen, and Dorte Eriksen. Both his father and mother are from Denmark. He was born in a middle-class family in Denmark called Middelfart. Eriksen also has one sister, whose name is Louise Eriksen. She is also a professional footballer, and she is the captain of her football team. Showing good signs early, he grew up playing football with his brother and friends. According to his parents, he would often play in the ground and his backyard with his school friends during his early childhood.
The hardworking child was soon recruited in the ranks of the local club Middelfart Boldklub, and in early 2010 he joined the Dutch football club Ajax before finally moving to the Tottenham Hotspurs three seasons later. He played with number 23 on his jersey during his days at Tottenham Hotspurs, who currently wears the same number 24 at his present club Inter Milan. Likewise, he used Eriksen as his name in his club and his national team kit during his career. Starting as an attacking midfielder in his early days, he excelled at many midfield positions.
Christian Eriksen’s age, height, weight, and body measurement
Italian league title winner Christian Eriksen was born on 14-02-1992. He is 29 years old as of 2021. Eriksen follows Christian as the religion. Eriksen’s Zodiac (horoscope) sign is Aquarius. According to his father, he played football with the children in their neighborhood.
Delighted by his talent, his father took him to the local clubs in Denmark. Later, he was soon recruited in the junior team of FC Ajax. Since then, Footballer Eriksen has been playing at a high level, making him one of the best players in modern football.
Eriksen has an athletic body, and he stands 5 feet 10 inches tall. Footballer Christian has evenly matched weight for a professional footballer, as he weighs around 168 pounds (76 kilograms) at normal.
He has green color eyes and blonde color hair. Eriksen is very professional and takes very care of his body, training, and diet. He has a chest span of 40 inches and a waist of 32 inches. Likewise, his athletic biceps measure 13 inches. Similarly, he uses a shoe size of 10 (US).
Christian Eriksen’s salary and net worth
Christian Eriksen is believed to be worth around 25 million dollars to date. He has played different clubs like Ajax, Tottenham Hotspurs, and Inter Milan. Therefore his earnings constitute a Football Club salary and additional bonuses. His net worth is also due to endorsement, and sponsorship deals. Christian made 109 appearances for his national team after his debut in 2010.
He has also earned a significant salary playing for his national team. Ajax signed him at an early age in a 1.5 million dollar deal. He earned a signing bonus and salary according to his contract. Likewise, he was again signed by English Tottenham Hotspurs in a 14 million dollar deal, where he played for seven seasons.
He earns around $9 million per season at his present club Inter Milan. In December 2021, he and Inter Milan mutually terminated the contract. This amount makes him one of the highest-paid players in modern football. He also owns multiple extraordinary cars in his collection, such as Porsche and Audi.
Christian Eriksen Wife| Personal Life
He is still unmarried, but he has been in a relationship with his girlfriend. Her name is Sabrina Kvist Jensen.He had known for a long time.
Sabrina was a hairdresser before she gave up her profession. The lovely couple fell in love with each other during his Tottenham hotspurs days.
They are parents to one son Alfred Eriksen and a daughter whose name is unavailable. He has a huge following on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has an athletic body, and being a former professional football player, he also spends his significant time in the gym and training.
He takes very care of his body, training, and diet, making him one of the remarkable professionals in this sport. Eriksen suffered from cardiac arrest while he was playing against Finland in Euro 2020 but is now clear of danger.
Christian Eriksen’s style of play and playing position
Christian Eriksen is an intelligent and versatile footballer. He has beautiful trophy collections throughout his career. His versatility, passing and dribbling qualities make him one of the best midfielders in football. He has excellent dribbling and shooting skills.
Christian Eriksen is also very good at crossing and passing the ball. Also, making changes for the strikers and defenders to head the ball into the net. He has won several major trophies like the Dutch league title and Italian league Serie A. In his professional football career, he has played mostly as a central attacking midfielder. Likeiwse, he has also played as a central midfielder. Sometimes as a Left and Right midfielder. He is famous as an excellent free-kick taker in Football.
Christian Eriksen is also quite active on social media like Instagram and Twitter. He keeps updating the fans about the matches and his announcements. Likewise, he uploads pictures of his cars, watches, and children on social media.
Instagram: 4.1 million followers
Twitter: 900k followers
Christian Eriksen’s FIFA 22 rating
Danish international Eriksen has an overall rating of 82 in FIFA 22 game. His rating has decreased from that of FIFA 21. Being a midfielder, he has the highest passing and dribbling out of other attributes. He has the highest 88 for passing and the lowest 52 for physical. His individual FIFA 22 rating for different attributes are:
- Pace: 62
- Shooting: 78
- Passing: 88
- Dribbling: 81
- Defense: 53
- Physical: 52
Christian Eriksen’s early career
- Christian Eriksen was born to a middle-class family. He had a passion for football from early childhood.
- Surprised by his talent, he was soon recruited into the ranks of the local club Middelfart Boldklub.
- He was soon transferred to Ajax’s junior team. Later he was promoted to senior squad a few years later.
Christian Eriksen’s professional career (Playing from 2010-present)
- Danish international Eriksen was initially limited to the youth team of the football club Ajax. He was promoted to the senior squad in 2010.
- During his time at the club, he won several individual honors and titles. Such as Danish player of the year and Dutch league titles.
- He was transferred to Tottenham Hotspurs in a 14 million dollar deal. He scored a total of 51 goals in 226 appearances.
- Eriksen played for Inter Milan after his transfer in 2020 till Dec 2021.
- He has won the Italian league title Serie A for the 2020-21 season with Inter Milan.
Christian Eriksen’s trophies and titles:
- Three times Dutch league title Eredivise champion with Ajax.
- KNVB cup winner with Ajax in 2010.
- Johan Cruyff shield winner in 2013.
- Italian league title Serie A winner with Inter Milan.
- UEFA champions’ league runner up with Tottenham Hotspurs.
- UEFA Europa league runner up with Inter Milan.