Xherdan Shaqiri Biography

Xherdan Shaqiri

Quick Facts About Xherdan Shaqiri

Celebrated Name Xherdan Shaqiri
Age 29 Years
Nick Name Xherdan Shaqiri
Birth Name Xherdan Shaqiri
Birth Date 1991-10-10
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Swiss
Birth Nation Yugoslavia
Position Midfielder
Place Of Birth Gjilan
Father Isen Shaqiri
Mother Fatime Shaqiri
Height 1.69 m
Weight 72 Kg
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Siblings 3
Net Worth $12 million
Salary $4 Million
Current Team Liverpool FC
Horoscope Libra
Religion Muslim
Shirt Number 23
Foot Left
Marital Status Unmarried
Ethnicity Kosovar Albanian
Famous For Being a Swiss professional footballer.
Best Known For For his incredible dribbling, passing, and crossing.
Girlfriend Dhurata Ahmetaj
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football career
Body Type Athletic
Body Measurement 42.5-15-32.5 inches

One of the popular professional football Player is named as Xherdan Shaqiri who plays for Liverpool FC and Swiss National Team. He is well known Swiss celebrity. He is famous for contribution in professional life. He is best at Winger position. Currently, he is playing in Liverpool. He had played for FC Basel, Bayern Munich and many other clubs. He is Left foot player. His Shirt number is 23. Yann Sommer is one of his best teammate. He had represented himself in Russia for the World Cup 2018 as a part of Swiss national team by showing his talent to all.

Early Life of Xherdan Shaqiri

Passionate and enthusiastic player, Xherdan Shaqiri was born on 10th October, 1991. He was born and raised in Gjilan, city of Yugoslavia. He is the son of Isen Shaqiri and Fatime Shaqiri, his father and mother. His brother name is Erdin Shaqiri and Arianit Shaquiri and also he has sister named Median Shaqiri. His nationality is Swiss. His astrological sign is Libra. His religion is Muslin. At the small age, he began his career with football.

Body Features of Xherdan Shaqiri

He’s got a great personality. Talking about his body, his height is 1.69 m. His weight is of 72 Kg. His eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is also Dark Brown. He has balanced body with good health. He has attractive body figure. His smiling face and charming personality has helped him to gain the attention of all the viewers.

Early Career of Xherdan Shaqiri

  • From the year, 1999-2001 Shaqiri used to be as a youth player at SV Augst as an intern player.
  • He also got great opportunity to play for FC Basel U16, U18 and U21 being as a intern.
  • Later, he also got participated in U15 Nike Cup 2007 and also became the best player of the tournament.
  • In 2009, Shaqiri was promoted after 8 years and signed his first professional contract with the team Basel till 2014. For this club, he made his debut against FC St. Gallen.
  • He played 92 games scoring 18 goal kicks for this club, Basel and shifted to Bayern Munich on 9th February, 2012 till 2016.
  • Shaqiri has been honored with 2009–2012 Swiss Super League and Swiss Cup (2009-2010, 2011-2012) along with his team members.
  • On 10th July 2012, his first match came in a 1-0 friendly win against Bavarian for the club, Bayern Munich. He scored the second goal for Munich providing assists for Claudio Pizarro and Mario Mandzukic, where they won with the score of 4–0.
  • He was also named as the man of the match on 5th December 2012, after scoring a goal and providing assists in a 4-1 defeat of BATE Bayern.
  • Altogether he played for 52 matches scoring 11 goal kicks and left this club in 2015.
  • Shaqiri was also the member of the team that won 2012–2014 Bundesliga, 2012–13 UEFA Champions League, 2013 UEFA Super Cup and FIFA Club World Cup and many more Leagues.
  • Later, on 1st July 2015 Shaqiri shifted to Italian club, Inter Milan signing 4 and half year contract with transfer fee of £13.50 million. On 17th January, he made his debut replacing Lukas Podolski.
  • On 22nd January 2015, Shaqiri made his Coppa Italia debut in a match against Sampdoria 5 where he scored the first goal of the match.
  • He played 15 games scoring 2 goals for this club, Inter Milan.
  • On 11th August 2015, he signed with the club, Stroke City with transfer fee of £15.30 million on a five year deal where he made his debut against Norwich City with draw score of 1-1.
  • He played for this club in 84 matches by scoring 15 goal kicks.
  • Shaqiri was honored with 2012 Swiss Golden Player Award "SFAP Golden Player" and Swiss Golden Player Award "Best Young Player and 2012-013 DFB-Pokal top goalscorer" and DFB-Pokal top assist provider.
  • After a brilliant game played at the FIFA World Cup 2018, he signed a contract with Liverpool for the fee reported to be £13.5 million on July 13, 2018.

International career of Xherdan Shaqiri

  • Shaqiri had represented himself in his national country, Switzerland in both senior as well as junior levels in many tournaments.
  • He earned his first international cap with the Switzerland U17 where he played 10 matches. He also played 5 games for U-18 and U-19 and 7 games for U-21 scoring 1 goal.
  • He was also a member of the Swiss team at FIFA World Cup 2010. On 7th September 2010, he made his first international goal against England at UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying.
  • He was included in FIFA World Cup 2014 and became the man of the match by FIFA against Ecuador.
  • His name was also enlisted in the squad of Switzerland national team in this World cup 2018 Russia. He had played in the World cup 2018.
  • He is the active player in this World cup. He had played altogether 4 matches. Altogether he had made 1 goal in this World cup.

Affairs of Xherdan Shaqiri

He is still single and unmarried man. He does not have any affairs and spouse. He is not married yet; and there is no chance of him getting a divorce. He has not revealed anything about his relationship. He might be single and unmarried. He is focusing mainly in his career than in relationship. 

Net Worth of Xherdan Shaqiri

The net worth of Shaqiri is estimated to have $30 million in 2018 with all of his properties and incomes. He is receiving a salary of $7 million from his present club. His major earning sources are from Club deals, Sponsorship National team Salary. His favorite car collections are Ferrari, BMW, Audi, Range Rover and Mercedes. He has his own mansion in Gjilan.