Alexander Isak Biography

Alexander Isak

Quick Facts About Alexander Isak

Celebrated Name Alexander Isak
Age 22 Years
Nick Name The New Zlatan
Birth Name Alexander Isak
Birth Date 1999-09-21
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Place Of Birth Solna, Stockholm
Birth Nation Sweden
Nationality Swedish
Famous For Popular Swedish footballer
Siblings 1
Brothers Sened Teame
Ethnicity African
Religion Christianity
Career Start Made his professional debut in 2016
First Club AIK
Current Club Real Sociedad
Current Club Country Spain
Current City Donostia San-Sebastian
Jersey Number 19
Marital Status Unmarried
Sexual Orientation Straight
Height 1.92 m 6 ft 4 in
Weight 77 kg
Body Shape Athletic
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Salary 988k pounds
Net Worth 3 million pounds
Source of Wealth Football (Contracts, Salaries, Endorsements)
Links Instagram

Alexander Isak is a Swedish professional football player. Isak plays as a forward for the La Liga club Real Sociedad and the Sweden national team. He started his professional football career at AIK in 2016 and later played for Borussia Dortmund and Willem II before joining Real Sociedad in 2019. He was part of Dortmund that won the DFB-Pokal in 2017. He was a key player for Real Sociedad that won the 2019-20 Copa del Rey. 

On the international level, he represented Sweden national team at various age levels. He made his senior international debut in 2017. 

What is Alexander Isak Famous For?

  • Popular Swedish footballer.

Where is Alexander Isak From?

Alexander Isak was born on 21 September 1999. His birth place is in Solna, Stockholm in Sweden. He holds Swedish nationality. He was born to Eritrean parents who had migrated to Eritrea. He has a brother named Sened Teame. He belongs to the African ethnicity and his religion is Christianity. 

Alexander Isak Dortmund

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Alexander Isak Career

  • Alexander Isak started playing football at an early age. 
  • He joined AIK's academy at the age of 6. 
  • He progressed through the youth ranks of AIK and was promoted to the club's first team in 2016. 
  • He made his first-team debut against Tenhults IF in the Swedish Cup in February 2016. He scored his first professional goal in the same match.
  • He became the youngest scorer for AIK in Allsvenskan history aged 16 years and 199 days after he scored against Ostersunds FK in April 2016. 
  • He signed his first professional contract in May 2016.
  • He was named Allsvenskan Newcomer of the Year in 2016. 
  • In January 2017, he signed with the Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund reportedly for 9 million Euro. It was the highest transfer fee ever paid for an Allsvenskan player. 
  • He was initially signed to the club's second team. 
  • He made his club's first-team debut against Sportfreunde Lotte in March 2017. 
  • He won his first club trophy, the DFB-Pokal 2016-17. However, he was not majorly involved in the competition. 
  • He scored his first competitive goal for Dortmund against 1. FC Magdeburg in the 2017-18 DFB-Pokal in October 2017. 

Alexander Isak Willem II

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  • Dortmund loaned Isak to Dutch Eredivisie club Willem II in 2018.
  • He helped Willem II to reach the Dutch cup final for the first time since 2005. He scored the equalizer and the winning penalty against AZ Alkmaar in the semi-finals of the KNVB Cup.
  • He became the first player ever to score three penalties in an Eredivisie match in March 2019 after he scored three penalties against Fortuna Sittard. 
  • He became the first foreign-born player in the Eredivisie to score 12 goals in his first 12 league games.
  • Isak signed a 5-year deal with the Spanish club Real Sociedad in June 2019. The contract would pay him 988k pounds per year.
  • He scored his first goal for the club in his first game for the club. 
  • He scored his first competitive goal for the club against RCD Espanyol in September 2019. 
  • He was a key player for the club that won the Copa del Rey in 2020. He had scored two goals and assisted one goal against Real Madrid in the quarter-finals.
  • He finished his debut season with the club with 16 goals in 45 appearances in all competitions. 
  • He scored his first hat-trick for Real Sociedad against Deportivo Alaves in February 2021. 
  • He became the first Swedish player since Henry "Garvis" Carlsson in 1949 to score a La Liga hat-trick. 
  • He finished the 2020-21 season with 17 goals in 44 appearances in all competitions. 

  Alexander Isak Real Sociedad

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Alexander Isak International Career

  • Alexander Isak represented Sweden's national team at various age levels. 
  • He represented Sweden U17, U19, and U21 teams.
  • He made his senior international debut in a friendly match against Ivory Coast in January 2017. 
  • He scored his debut senior international goal in a friendly against Slovakia in January 2017. 
  • He scored his first competitive goal against Malta in UEFA Euro 2020 qualifiers in June 2019. 
  • He was named to Sweden's national team for the UEFA Euro 2020.

Alexander Isak Sweden

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Who is Alexander Isak Girlfriend?

The young Swedish footballer Alexander Isak is too young to get married. He is reportedly single at present. He has kept his personal life away from the limelight. He might be secretly dating someone. Any developments about his personal life will be updated here. 

How Tall is Alexander Isak?

The Swedish footballer Alexander Isak stands at a height of 1.92 m i.e. 6 feet and 4 inches tall. He has a body weight of around 77 kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is dark brown and his hair color is black. His sexual orientation is straight. 

What is Alexander Isak Salary and Net Worth?

Alexander Isak earns from his career as a professional football player. The Swedish international started his career at AIK in 2016 and later played for Dortmund and Willem II before joining Real Sociedad in 2019. His income comes from contracts, salaries, and endorsements. At Real Sociedad, his annual salary is 988,000 pounds. He will surely land a lucrative deal in the coming future. His net worth is estimated at around 3 million pounds. 

Did You Know?

  • Chinedu Obasi named him Sweden's new Zlatan Ibrahimovic in 2016.
  • He turned down Real Madrid's offers to join Borussia Dortmund in 2016.
  • He the youngest player to score a senior goal for the Sweden national team.
  • He wears jersey number 19.