Player Profile

Mikkel Damsgaard

Mikkel Damsgaard

24 Midfielder

Nationality :Denmark
Date Of Birth :July 3, 2000
Height :180cm
Weight :66kg

Mikkel Damsgaard is a Danish professional footballer who plays as a left winger or attacking midfielder for Premier League club Brentford and the Denmark national team.

QUICK FACTS

Full nameMikkel Krogh Damsgaard
Date of birth3 July 2000 (age 23)
Place of birthJyllinge, Denmark
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s)Attacking midfielder, winger

Mikkel Damsgaard Biography, EarlyLife

On July 3, 2000, Mikkel Krogh Damsgaard, a Cancerian, was born in Jyllinge, Denmark. The 23-year-old football player is of North German and Danish descent. He attended the neighboring Jyllinge School for his elementary education. In 2013, he enrolled in and completed Nordsjaelland’s youth program. 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. Mikkel Damsgaard lived with his parents in Jyllinge, Denmark. Both his mother and sister, whose names are currently unknown, love football.

Mikkel Damsgaard Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is currently being reviewed and will be updated soon.

Mikkel Damsgaard’s Height, And 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.

Height5 ft. 11 inches
Weight71kg
Body MeasurementAlethic
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorDark Brown

All-time Career of Mikkel Damsgaard

Damsgaard started playing football in his hometown Jyllinge, where he played for eight years, with his father as his coach. During a game with Jyllinge FC, Damsgaard was spotted by a scout from Nordsjælland, who was out looking for another player but ended up contacting Damsgaard. He then joined FC Nordsjælland as a U12 player on a youth contract until 2020.

Nordsjælland

On 27 September 2017, Damsgaard made his official debut for Nordsjælland at the age of 17. He played the whole game against Vejgaard BK in a Danish Cup game, making one assist in a 4–0 win at Soffy Road.

He made his Danish Superliga debut for Nordsjælland on 26 November 2017 in a game against AC Horsens in shirt number 27.

On 12 July 2018, Damsgaard made his European debut for Nordsjælland against Cliftonville in a Europa League qualifier.

Sampdoria

On 6 February 2020, it was confirmed that Damsgaard had signed a four-year contract with Italian Serie A club Sampdoria with effect from 1 July 2020. The transfer fee was estimated at €6.7 million (DKK 50 million). On 17 October 2020, he scored his first Serie A goal in a 3–0 victory against Lazio.

Brentford

On 10 August 2022, Damsgaard joined English Premier League club Brentford for a €15 million fee on a five-year deal.

International career

On 21 June 2021, Damsgaard scored a goal in a 4–1 win over Russia in the UEFA Euro 2020, to become the youngest Danish player to score at the European Championship, aged 20 years 353 days. In the Euro 2020 semi-finals, he scored the first goal against England with the tournament’s only free-kick goal. However, Denmark eventually lost 2–1 after extra-time.

Mikkel Damsgaard’s Net Worth

By April 2023, Mikkel Damsgaard’s net worth is anticipated to be greater 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 2023, he reportedly agreed to a five-year, more than £11 million contract, according to reports.

Mikkel Damsgaard’s Girlfriend, Dating

Mikkel 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.

Transfer Value and Records

Mikkel Damsgaard’s market value by year is €15.00m.

UC Sampdoria -> Brentford FC

Injury Record

2022-11-11 ~
11 days
Hamstring

2022-11-12 ~
9 days
Hamstring

Mikkel Damsgaard Awards

All titles

Titles and season
1x World Cup participant
2022Denmark
1x Euro participant
2021Denmark – 2 Goals

FAQ

What is the net worth of Mikkel Damsgaard?

His net worth is £2 million.

What is the height of Mikkel Damsgaard?

His height is 5 feet 11 inches.

What is the age of Mikkel Damsgaard?

His age is 23 years as of 2023.

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