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Who is Christian Eriksen?

Christian Dannemann Eriksen (born 14 February 1992) is a Danish professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for the Denmark national team. He is also capable of playing as a central midfielder or a mezzala.

Christian Eriksen set to join Manchester United

Christian Eriksen set to join Manchester United
Christian Eriksen set to join Manchester United

Denmark’s Christian Eriksen has agreed to join Manchester United on a free transfer, according to the reports.

Christian Eriksen has communicated to United that he wants to play for the Old Trafford club on a three-year deal. Eriksen previously represented Tottenham Hotspur between 2013 and 2020. The 30-year-old’s short-term contract at Brentford ended last month.

The Danish midfielder is reported to have a verbal agreement with United and will officially complete his move to Old Trafford after a medical.

It has been quite a year for Eriksen. The 30-year-old collapsed in Denmark’s opening game of the European Championships against Finland in Copenhagen last June.

Christian Eriksen Biography, Wiki

“Danish midfielder Christian Eriksen, was born on 14th February 1992 in Middelfart, Denmark. His love of football started at an early age playing for local club, Middelfart Boldklub, where he was coached by his father.

In 2004, Middelfart’s under 12 side finished fifth in the whole of Denmark and also finished unbeaten in the local championship of Funen for the third time in four years.

At the age of 13, Eriksen moved to Odense Boldklub and spent three years there before moving on to Dutch giants, Ajax in 2008. Here, he enjoyed great success, winning three consecutive Dutch league championships between 2011 and 2013 as well as being named Dutch Football ‘Talent of the Year’ and Ajax ‘Talent of the Year’ and Danish ‘Talent of the Year’ in 2011.

At only 18-years old, Eriksen came on as a sub for Denmark twice in the 2010 World Cup, but grew into a figurehead for his nation in the years that followed.

He scored his first international hat-trick in a friendly away to Bulgaria in the summer of 2016 before sensationally netting another treble against Republic of Ireland to give the Danes victory in their 2018 World Cup qualifying play-off in November 2017.

Christian Eriksen Biography Wikipedia
Christian Eriksen
Full nameChristian Dannemann Eriksen
Date of birth14 February 1992 (age 30)
Place of birthMiddelfart, Denmark
Height1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s)Attacking midfielder

Christian Eriksen Career

Eriksen started playing in the academy Middlefart G&BK in 2004. In 2008, he signed a two- and half-year contract with Ajax, an Amsterdam-based club. After playing successfully in Ajax, he got promoted to the first-team squad in 2010, January. 

2010 to 2013 are known as the breakthrough years in his life. He scored his first Ajax league goal on 2010, 29th August. During this tenure, he also bagged the title, The Danish Talent of The Year. He also got named Ajax’s talent of the year at the end of the season as Ajax won its first Eredivisie title in the last seven years due to his excellent skill Eriksen.

 He played in UEFA Championship League in 2011, and Ajax beat Dinamo Zagreb 2–0 in the group match. Ajax renewed the contract with Eriksen for the season 2012-2013. From 2013 to 2016, he signed a contract with Tottenham Hotspur for £11 million. Eriksen scored his first goal. He clipped a wonderful dipping shot over the goalkeeper and scored his first goal for Tottenham Hotspur.

Tottenham Hotspur renewed the contract with Eriksen for the long term from 2016 to 2020. Eriksen broke almost all records scored by previous Danish players in the premier league. During this season he scored his 33rd goal, which helped the club win over West Ham United 3-2. 

Christian Eriksen signed a contract with Inter Milan for four and half years starting from 2020 for 10 million Euros per season. During Euro 2020, Eriksen suffered from Cardiac arrest and he was not permitted to play in the series due to the existence of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator. He started individual training to set back to soccer. 

Eriksen signed a contract with Brentford in January 2022 for the premier league. It is a six-month contract. He made his first appearance on Danish Team in 2010 in FIFA World Cup. He made 237 appearances to date and scored 52 goals with 132 wins and 59 losses.  

Christian Eriksen Awards

The awards and honors received by Christian Eriksen include Ajax Talent of the Future (2010), Danish Talent of the Year (2010 and 2011), and Danish Football Player of the Year (2013, 2014, 2015, and 2017).

He won the Dutch Footballer of the Year Bronze Boot in 2012.

He is the first footballer to have won the Danish Football Player of the Year Award thrice consecutively.

Christian Eriksen holds the record of most goals scored by a Danish player in the Premier League.

Christian Eriksen FAQ’s

Who is Christian Eriksen?

Christian Dannemann Eriksen (born 14 February 1992) is a Danish professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for the Denmark national team. He is also capable of playing as a central midfielder or a mezzala.

How old is Christian Eriksen?

Christian Eriksen is currently 30 years old.

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