Mikkel Damsgaard

Quick Facts

Player’s Name Mikkel Krogh Damsgaard
Country Denmark
Net Worth $2 million
Height 1.80m
Age 21 years old
Place of Birth Jyllinge, Denmark
Date of Birth July 3, 2000
Weight 76 kg
Profession Soccer player
Marital Status Unmarried
Boyfriend & Girlfriends & Affairs Update Soon
Parents Father Henrik Borresen
Parents Mother Ann-Louise Damsgaard
Social Media Instagram

Danish-born professional footballer Mikkel Damsgaard currently for Sampdoria in the Italian Serie A. At UEFA Euro 2020, he was an important member of the Danish national team. His team advanced to the semifinals, but England prevailed.

Age & Birth Information

On July 3, 2000, Mikkel Krogh Damsgaard, a Cancerian, was born in Jyllinge, Denmark. The 21-year-old football player is of North German and Danish descent. He attended the neighbouring Jyllinge School for his elementary education. In 2013, he enrolled in and successfully completed Nordsjaelland’s youth program.

Picture of Mikkel Damsgaard with his Jersey(Source: Instagram)

The Sampdoria winger’s father was Henrik. Up until the time he joined FC Nordsjaelland’s U12 team, his father served as his primary coach. He lived with his parents in Jyllinge, Denmark. Both his mother and sister, whose names are currently unknown, love football.

Height & Weight

Damsgaard has a height of 5 feet 11 inches. He weighs about 70kg and is in good physical shape for an athlete. He has dark brown eyes and brown hair.

Professional life

Damsgaard started his football career in Jyllinge, the town where he was born, where he played for eight years while being coached by his father. During a match against Jyllinge FC, a Nordsjaelland scout came across Damsgaard. While looking for another player, the scout ended up getting in touch with Damsgaard.

He later agreed to an U12 player contract with FC Nordsjlland that would last through 2020. At the age of 17, Damsgaard made his Nordsjlland debut on September 27, 2017. He played the entire game and contributed one assist to a 4-0 victory against Vejgaard BK in the Danish Cup at Soffy Road.

He played his first game in the Danish Superliga for Nordsjlland against AC Horsens on November 26, 2017, wearing jersey number 27. On July 12, 2018, Damsgaard made his Nordsjlland debut against Cliftonville in a Europa League qualification match.

Mikkel Damsgaard is a Professional Football Player(Source: Instagram)

On February 6, 2020, Damsgaard agreed to a four-year contract with Sampdoria in the Italian Serie A, which would begin on July 1, 2020. The estimated transfer fee was €6.7 million (DKK 50 million). On October 17, 2020, he scored his first Serie A goal in a 3-0 victory over Lazio.

On August 10, 2022, Damsgaard agreed to a €15 million, five-year deal with English Premier League team Brentford.
At the age of 20 years 353 days, Damsgaard scored in a 4-1 victory over Russia during UEFA Euro 2020 on June 21, 2021, making him the youngest Danish player to score in the European Championship. In the Euro 2020 semifinal game against England, he scored the only free-kick goal of the competition. But in extra time, the United States defeated Denmark 2-1.

Net worth & Source of Income

It’s estimated that Mikkel Damsgaard is worth more than $5 million. The player’s football career and contracts have contributed the lion’s share of his net worth. Mikkel receives a yearly salary of £2 million. Early in 2022, he reportedly agreed to a five-year, more than £11 million contract, according to reports.

Relationship Status

Mikkel Damsgaard is currently single(Source: Instagram)

Damsgaard is currently single. If he is in a relationship, he has not mentioned it. The youngster might have wished to concentrate on football and develop his career. Another possibility is that Damsgaard is concealing his connection from everyone. No official comment was ever made by him on social media. On the other side, the following celebrity might be hiding a relationship.

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Some Interesting Facts

  • Damsgaard, a professional football player from Denmark, is a winger for Sampdoria at the moment in the Italian Serie A.
  • He was a key player for Denmark’s national team at the UEFA Euro 2020 tournament.
  • Damsgaard and the team advanced to the semifinals but fell to England.
  • He scored in a 4-1 victory over Russia on June 21, 2021, turning 20 years, 353 days old and became the youngest player from Denmark to accomplish it.
  • In 2021, Damsgaard will make £150,800 annually playing for Sampdoria.