Is Xherdan Shaqiri married? His Bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts
Xherdan Shaqiri is a Swiss professional football player. He plays for English Football Club Liverpool and the Swiss National Team as a winger.
How was the Early life of Xherdan Shaqiri?
Xherdan Shaqiri was born on 10 October 1991. He was born in Gjilan, SFR Yugoslavia an has 3 siblings. His parents were Kosovar Albanian. In 1992, Xherdan Shaqiri immigrated to Switzerland with his family. They settled in Augst near the German and French borders, which is a small town in the Basel-Country. His father started washing dishes in restaurants as he did not speak Swiss German before joining construction on roads. He and his brothers helped their mother work as a cleaner in an office building in the city.
How did Xherdan Shaqiri start his Career?
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Xherdan Shaqiri started his career playing for SV Augst’s and FC Basel’s youth teams. In the U-15 Nike Cup 2007, he was named the best player of the tournament. Many clubs were interested in signing him but he wished to stay with FC Basel and then on January 2, 2009, he signed his first professional contract with FC Basel. He won the League title and the Swiss Cup with FC Basel. Xherdan Shaqiri signed a 4-year contract with German Club Bayern Munich in February 2012. Shaqiri won the UEFA Champions League 2012-13 titles with Bayern Munich. He also won the Bundesliga and the DFB-Pokal titles with Bayern Munich making his one of the player to win the Treble with Bayern Munich. After playing for Bayern Munich he signed a contract with Inter Milan and Stroke City. Shaqiri signed a five-year contract with Liverpool on 13 July 2018. He won the Man of the Match title on his first full start match against Southampton with a 3-0 victory.
Xherdan Shaqiri made his international debut for Swiss U-21 side on 11 November 2009. He has scored 22 goals for his country and 71 goals for clubs he has played for.
Who is in the Personal Life of Xherdan Shaqiri?
Xherdan Shaqiri is a Muslim. He was once rumored to be in a relationship with a model known as Youth. The rumors started after they were spotted together in a restaurant flirting. Shaqiri has not mentioned anything about his past relationship or present relationship. He is an unmarried guy.
What can be the Net worth of Xherdan Shaqiri?
Xherdan Shaqiri is a successful professional footballer. He has added a huge sum to his net worth playing football. His net worth is estimated to be more than $30 million. His salary in Liverpool Football Club is $4.5 million yearly. Besides he also earns from sponsorships. He is sponsored by Nike. He has a good collection of expensive and luxury cars such as Ferrari, BMW, Mercedes, Audi, and Range Rover. He has a mansion in Gjilan, SFR Yugoslavia.
Facts about Xherdan Shaqiri
- Xherdan Shaqiri’s role model is Brazilian striker Ronaldo. He said that Ronaldo plays like magic.
- Xherdan Shaqiri was once chosen the promoter for Coca-cola. Many people in Switzerland want the coca-cola that has got Shaqiri’s photo on it.
- He was fined 10000 Swiss for an offensive goal celebration in the FIFA World Cup 2018.
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