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Simon Kjaer (Sports) Wiki, Biography, Age, Net Worth, Girlfriend

Simon Kjaer (Sports) Wiki, Biography, Age, Net Worth, Girlfriend

Simon Kjaer is a professional footballer who plays as a center back for the Italian club Milan and the Danish National Football Team, where he also serves as captain.

He has played for several well-known European clubs, including Sevilla FC, AS Roma, and Palermo, as well as for Denmark at the youth levels, and has been a member of a Danish team that has competed in FIFA World Cup 2010, FIFA World Cup 2018, FIFA World Cup 2018, UEFA Euro Cup 2012, and UEFA Euro Cup 2020. Know more about Simon Kjaer Net Worth, Bio, Age, Nationality, Ethnicity, Height, Wife, Dating, Facts

Simon Kjaer Age & Nationality

How old is Simon Kjaer? He was born on March 26, 1989, in Horsens, Denmark, to his mother, Lotte Kjaer, and his father, Jorn Kjaer. He began his football career with the local Danish club Lund IF before moving on to the FC Midtjylland youth team.

Simon Kjaer Height & Weight

How tall is Simon Kjaer? He stands at a height of around 6ft and weighs around 70 kg. He has a athletic body. other there than this there is no information about his body measurement, bisceps size and shoe sizes

Quick Facts

Real Name Simon Kjaer
Nick Name  Simon
Famous As Football Player
Age 32 years old
Birthday 1989, March 26
Birthplace Horsens ,Denmark
Birth Sign Aries
Nationality Danish
Ethnicity European
Religion NA
Father Jorn Kjaer
Mother Lotte Kjaer
Height Approx 6 Feet
Weight Approx 70 KG
Body Measurements NA
Biceps Size NA
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Shoe Size NA
Wife/Marrige Elina Gollert
Children Two sons
Net Worth $15 Million
Salary $ 5.12 million
Current Team Sevilla FC
Position Defender

Simon Kjaer Career

Following an impressive start for FC Midtjylland’s youth team, he was promoted to the first team and made his debut against AGF on September 30, 2007. During his time with the Danish Superliga club, his performances drew interest from top English Premier League clubs such as Middlesbrough and Chelsea.

However, in February 2008, he signed with the Italian football club Palermo for a reported transfer fee of $ 13.93 million from Midtjylland. , he made his debut for the Italian club as a substitute against Fiorentina on 26 October 2008, and he scored his first goal for the team against Chievo on 2 November 2008.

His impressive performances for Palermo earned him a spot as a regular starter and the club’s main defender. During this time, he won the Danish Talent Year in 2009, defeating fellow Danish teammates Nicklas Bendtner and Christian Eriksen, and he was also named Danish Footballer of the Year in January 2010.

Following a successful stint with an Italian club, he signed with German Bundesliga VfL Wolfsburg in July 2010 for an estimated transfer fee of $ 12.32 million and an annual salary of $ 3.70 million.

He made his Bundesliga debut in a match against Bayern Munich in 2010 and scored his first goal for the German team in a win over VfB Stuttgart. For the 2011/12 season, Kjaer moved from Wolfsburg to the Italian Serie A club AS Roma.

Following his time with the German club, he signed a four-year contract with Lille of the French Ligue 1 in the summer of 2013 and scored his first goal for the French club against Lorient.

In July of 2015, the Danish international signed a four-year contract with the Turkish club Fenerbahce for $ 9.43 million. He is currently playing for Sevilla, a Spanish club with whom he signed a four-year contract on August 2, 2017. In 2019, he was loaned to Atalanta, and in 2020, he was loaned to AC Milan again. Later in 2020, he signed a long-term contract with Milan.

International Career of Simon Kjaer

Simon Kjaer played for Denmark’s U-18, U-19, and U-21 teams, and was named Danish U-19 player of the year in 2007. After his success, it was inevitable that he would be called up for Denmark’s senior squad, and he was eventually called up for the national team in February 2009.

He and fellow defender William Kvist were members of Denmark’s squad that competed in the 2010 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, where Denmark was eliminated in the first round.

Kjaer captained the Denmark National Football Team, which qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. He will also captain his country in the Euro Cup 2020.

Simon Kjaer Net worth & Salary

How much is Simon Kjaer net worth? Simon Kjaer, a highly talented Danish defender, earns £30,000 per week from the Italian club and will earn £1,560,000 per year in 2021. Previously, he was paid $5.12 million per year by Sevilla FC. In 2018, his weekly wage was $98591.20. In 2010, he earned $3 million.

His earnings, combined with endorsements for well-known brands such as Nike so Simon Kjaer has a net worth of around $15 million as of 2021. Simon Kajer’s current market value is estimated to be $19 million.

Simon Kjaer Wife & Marrige

Who is Simon Kjaer wife? He is married to the love of his life, Elina Gollert, a Swedish woman, in the summer of 2017. The couple gets married in a lavish ceremony in Rona, Italy. They have two sons now.

Facts

  • He served as a captain in Danish football team
  • He is married to Elina Gollert
  • The couple has two children
  • As of 2021 Simon Kjaer net worth is estimated to be $15 million

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