Christian Eriksen Biography

Christian Eriksen

Quick Facts About Christian Eriksen

Celebrated Name Christian Eriksen
Age 29 Years
Nick Name Christian Eriksen
Birth Name Christian Dannemann Eriksen
Birth Date 1992-02-14
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Birth Nation Europe
Place Of Birth Middelfart, Denmark
Father Thomas Eriksen
Mother Dorthe Eriksen
Height 1.80 m
Weight 76 kg
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Blonde
Nationality Danish
Ethnicity White
Body Type Athletic
Marital Status In relationship
Girl Friend Sabrina Kvist Jensen
Children 2
Career Start Ajax Club
Position Attacking Midfielder
Current Club Tottenham Hotspur and Danish National Team
Net Worth 14 Million Euros
Horoscope Aquarius
Race White
Religion Christian
Sisters Louise Eriksen
Salary 5.3 million Euros
Source of Wealth Professional footballer
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The Danish professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for the Italian club Inter Milan and the Danish national team is Christian Dannemann Eriksen who is known as Christian Eriksen. In 2010, he made his debut for the Denmark national team. Having started his professional football career from AFC Ajax in 2010, he won three Eredivisie, one KNVB Cup, and one Johan Cruyff Shield with his first club. He then joined Tottenham Hotspur in 2014 was an influential player in the team. After 7 years with the club, he moved to the Italian club, Inter Milan in 2020. In his first season, Milan became UEFA Europa League runner-up and won Serie A 2020-21 in his second season with the club. 

Eriksen represented Denmark at various age levels. He made his senior international debut in 2010. He has received several accolades in his career, including four Danish Football Player of the Year.

What is Christian Eriksen Famous For?

  • Four-time Danish Football Player of the Year. 

Early Life of Christian Eriksen

Christian Eriksen’s full name is Christian Dannemann Eriksen. He was born on 14 February 1992 at Middelfart, Denmark. He holds Danish nationality. He was born to Thomas Eriksen and Dorthe Eriksen. He has a sister named Louise Eriksen. His sister is also a football player who currently captains the Elitedivisionen club KoldingQ. He belongs to white ethnicity and his religion is Christianity.

Body Features of Christian Eriksen

Eriksen stands at a height of 1.82 m i.e. 6 feet tall. and his weight is 76 kg. He has an athletic body build. His hair color is brown. and his eye color is green. Overall, he has a balanced and healthy body. His sexual orientation is straight. 

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Christian Eriksen’s Career

  • Christian Eriksen joined the academy of his hometown club, Middelfart G&BK in 1995. His father was one of the coaches at the club. 
  • He then joined Odense Boldklub in 2005 and led the club to an age-group title. 
  • He started receiving interest from several big clubs in Europe. He had trials with Chelsea, Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester United, and Milan. 
  • However, he decided to join Ajax. He signed a two-and-a-half-year contract with the club in October 2008. OB reportedly received an estimated 1 million euros.
  • After his stint with the club's youth team, he was promoted to the club's first team in January 2010.
  • He was named Ajax Talent of the Future in 2010 and won Ajax Talent of the Year in the following year. 
  • He was also named Dutch Football Talent of the Year in 2011. 
  • In his time At Ajax, he helped the club to win three Eredivisie, one KNVB Cup, and one Johan Cruyff Shield. 
  • He ended his stint with the club with 32 goals in 162 appearances and 5 trophies. 

Christian Eriksen Tottenham

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  • Eriksen signed with English club Tottenham Hotspur in August 2013. His transfer fee was reported around the region of 12.45 million Euro. 
  • He spent 7 years with the club but failed to win any trophies for the club.
  • The closest Tottenham came to win a trophy came when they finished runners-up to Chelsea in the Premier League in 2016. 
  • They also finished runner-up in the 2018-19 UEFA Champions League where they lost to Liverpool. 
  • His Tottenham career ended with 69 goals in 305 appearances in all competitions.
  • He was named Tottenham Hotspur Player of the Year twice in 2014 and 2017. 
  • After 7 years with the club, Eriksen joined Serie A club Inter Milan in January 2020. 
  • He had signed a four-and-a-half-year deal with Milan. He would make 10 million in salary per season at the club.
  • He struggled his first season at the club and was added to the transfer list. 
  • However, his performance in the 2020-21 season confirmed his stay on the club. 
  • Milan went on to win the Serie A title ending Juventus's  9 year run of consecutive titles. It was Milan's first Serie A title in 11 years. 

Christian Eriksen Inter Milan.

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Christian Eriksen International Career

  • Eriksen represented the Danish football team at various age levels.
  • He represented Denmark's football teams at U17, U18, U19, and U21 teams before making his senior international debut in 2010.  
  • He made his senior international debut in a friendly against Austria in February 2010. With his debut, he became Denmark's fourth-youngest full international. 
  • He was a member of the Denmark football team for the 2010 FIFA World Cup becoming the tournament's youngest player. 
  • He scored his first senior international goal in the Euro 2012 qualifier against Iceland. He became the youngest Danish international ever to score a goal in European qualifiers. 

Christian Eriksen Denmark

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  • Eriksen played for the Denmark team at the 2018 FIFA World Cup where the team reached the Round of 16. 
  • He was named Danish Football Player of the Year four times (2013, 2014, 2015, 2018).
  • Eriksen collapsed in the 42nd minute of Denmark's opening UEFA Euro 2020 group stage match against Finland on 12 June 2021. The urgent medical assistance performed CPR on Eriksen on the football ground which saved his life. He was stretchered and rushed to the hospital. He was stabilized and was awake. The match was suspended and later played. Denmark lost 0-1.

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Christian Eriksen’s Personal Life

Danish football star Christian Eriksen is a married man. He is married to Sabrina Kvist Jensen. The couple shares two children together. They started dating in 2012. More details about his personal life will be updated here. 

Net Worth of Christian Eriksen’s

Denmark football star Christian Eriksen has spent the majority of his life in football. Having started his football career from Ajax, the club had signed him for a 1 million Euro transfer fee in 2008. After a successful stint with the club, he moved to English club Tottenham for 12.45 million Euros in 2014. After seven years with Tottenham, he moved to Serie A club Inter Milan for an estimated transfer fee of around 20 million. His salary was reported 10 million Euros per season at Milan. His net worth is estimated at $2 million at present. 

Did You Know?

  • Played for Denmark in the 2010 and 2018 FIFA World Cups.
  • He signed Midfielder for Ajax (2010-13), Tottenham Hotspur F.C. (2013-20), and Inter Milan (2020-).
  • His star sign is Aquarius.
  • He was crowned as Ajax‘s “Talent of the Year”.