Kasper Schmeichel Bio, Wiki, Age, Parents, Wife, Leicester City, and Net Worth

Kasper Schmeichel Biography

Kasper Schmeichel is an acclaimed Danish professional footballer born on 5th November 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Schmeichel plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Leicester City and the Denmark national team.

Kasper Schmeichel Age

Kasper is 34 years old as of 2020, he was born Kasper Peter Schmeichel on November 5, 1986, in Copenhagen, Denmark. He celebrates his birthday on November 5, every year and his birth sign is Scorpio. Kasper will be turning 35 years on November 5, 2021.

Kasper Schmeichel Height

Kasper stands at a height of 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in). However, details regarding his other body measurements are currently not publicly available. We will update this section when the information is available.

Kasper Schmeichel Weight

Kasper Weighs 89 kilograms in 2021. Known for his soccer skills, Kasper has brown eyes and his hair color is blond.

Kasper Schmeichel Education

Kasper attended Hulme Hall Grammar School in Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, Greater Manchester and he also attended Saint Julian’s School in Portugal while his father, former Denmark international goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel, played for Sporting CP in Lisbon.

Kasper Schmeichel Family

Kasper Schmeichel Parents and Siblings

Kasper is the son of former Manchester United and Danish international goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel(father) and Bente Schmeichel(mother). He has one sibling: a sister by the name Cecilie Schmeichel. His father Peter, retired from professional football and was voted the IFFHS World’s Best Goalkeeper in 1992 and 1993.

Kasper Schmeichel Wife

Kasper is married to Stine Gyldenbrand. The couple tied the knot in 2015. She is a graduate in midwifery from the University of Chester, class of 2009, and has consequently worked as a midwife at a hospital near Birmingham. They began the Gyldenbrand Schmeichel Foundation in 2012, in a bid to help maternal mortality in Africa.

Kasper Schmeichel Children

Kasper has two children: a son named Max who was born in 2010 and a daughter by the name of Isabella who was born in 2012. Kasper has done a very good job of maintaining his personal and professional life. He is a good husband and also a loving father. Till now no rumors about their divorce have emerged.

Kasper Schmeichel Salary

The Leicester goalkeeper receives a weekly wage of £80,000 which translates to £5.3 million annually. This is according to the club’s 2018/2019 player’s salaries.

Kasper Schmeichel Net worth

Kasper has an estimated net worth of $20 million dollars as of 2021. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as a Footballer. Through his various sources of income, he has been able to accumulate a good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.

Kasper Schmeichel Measurements and Facts

Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Kasper.

Kasper Schmeichel Wikipedia

  • Full Names: Kasper Peter Schmeichel.
  • Popular As: Kasper Schmeichel.
  • Gender: Male.
  • Occupation / Profession: Footballer.
  • Nationality: Danish.
  • Race / Ethnicity: White.
  • Religion: Christian.
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight.

Kasper Schmeichel Birthday

  • Age / How Old?: 34 Years Old.
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio.
  • Date of Birth: November 5, 1986.
  • Place of Birth: Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • Birthday: November 5.

Kasper Schmeichel Body Measurements

  • Body Measurements: Pending Update.
  • Height / How Tall?: 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in).
  • Weight: 89 kilograms in 2021.
  • Eye Color: Brown.
  • Hair Color: Blonde.
  • Shoe Size: Pending Update.

Kasper Schmeichel Family and Relationship

  • Father (Dad): Peter Schmeichel.
  • Mother: Bente Schmeichel.
  • Siblings (Brothers and Sisters): Cecilie Schmeichel.
  • Marital Status: Married.
  • Wife/Spouse: Married to Stine Gyldenbrand.
  • Dating / Girlfriend: Not Applicable.
  • Children: Two.

Kasper Schmeichel Net Worth and Salary

  • Net Worth: $20 million dollars as of 2021.
  • Salary: weekly wage of £80,000 which translates to £5.3 million annually.
  • Source of Income: Career as a Footballer.

Kasper Schmeichel House and Cars

  • Place of living: Pending Update.
  • Cars: Car Brand to be Updated.

Kasper Schmeichel Current Teams

  • Leicester City F.C. #1/ Goalkeeper
  • Denmark national football team #1/ Goalkeeper

Kasper Schmeichel Manchester City

It is at Manchester City where Kasper started his profession in September 2002. He joined League Two side, Darlington, on a loan deal in January 2006, where he made his professional first-team debut against Peterborough United at the 96.6 TFM Arena on 14 January 2006. He made four appearances for Darlington before returning to Manchester City.

One month after returning to Manchester City he was loaned out again, this time to Bury in February, where he made 15 appearances in a three-month loan spell. He returned to Bury for a further three months the following season. Kasper joined Scottish Premier League side Falkirk on loan from January 2007 until the end of the 2006–07 season.

Kasper made his Manchester City debut against West Ham United in August 2007 and signed a new four-year deal with City in September the same year. This was then followed up with an agreement to go on a one-month loan with Championship side Cardiff City on 25 October 2007.

Kasper made his debut for Cardiff on 27 October 2007 against Scunthorpe United. On 22 November, the loan spell was extended until the new year. Kasper returned to Eastlands the day after his initial loan expired on 2 January.

Kasper joined Coventry City on loan until the end of the season on 13 March. He then returned to the City of Manchester Stadium at the end of the season. He repeatedly stated that he wanted to leave City and regretted signing a four-year contract.

Kasper Schmeichel Notts County

On 14 August 2009, Kasper signed for League Two side Notts County. He made his debut on 22 August and kept a clean sheet against Dagenham and Redbridge. On 27 April, Kasper and Notts County secured the 2009–10 League Two trophy and promotion for the Football League One. Notts County agreed to release Schmeichel at the end of the season despite having four years left on his contract.

Kasper Schmeichel Leeds United

On 27 May 2010, the goalkeeper signed a two-year contract with Leeds United, joining the club on 1 July 2010. He made his debut for the club on Saturday 7 August 2010 in Leeds’ opening Football League Championship match against Derby County. On 20 June 2011, Leeds announced they had accepted an undisclosed bid for him from Leicester City.

Kasper Schmeichel Leicester City

Kasper joined Leicester from Leeds United for an undisclosed fee in June 2011. During the 2011–12 season, he played a total of 52 games overall, making 17 clean sheets and saving four penalties.

His performances in the 2011–12 season earned him the club’s Player of the Year and Players’ Player of the Year awards on 30 April. Kasper’s outstanding performances were further rewarded when he was called up to Denmark’s Euro 2012 squad.

The 2012/13 campaign again proved to be one full of stellar performances from the Dane, whose saves rescued the Foxes on countless occasions his wonder stop against Blackburn at King Power Stadium in February 2013 earning him the Champagne Moment at the end of season awards.

In 2013/14, Kasper’s consistent performances saw him again named in the PFA Championship Team of the Season as an ever-present, resulting in a number of clubs seeking his signature in the summer.

In the Premier League, Kasper continued to excel in 2014/15. After missing several months with a foot injury, he returned to the side in fantastic form to play his part in the team’s survival.

In April 2014 Kasper was voted into the Football League’s Team of the Decade together with team-mate and captain Wes Morgan. It was perhaps during the 2015/16 campaign that Kasper most impressed. His 15 clean sheets bettered only by Arsenal’s Petr Cech helped the Foxes storm to their first-ever Premier League title.

Kasper signed a new contract in August 2016, keeping him at the Club until June 2021. He was named both Players’ Player and Player of the Year at the 2016/17 Season Awards. The following season, Kasper continued to show world-class qualities, playing 33 times in the Premier League and keeping eight clean sheets in the process.

Kasper made a brilliant penalty save at 0-0 against Brighton and Hove Albion in March 2018, before the Foxes went on to win the game. Kasper missed the final five fixtures of the 2017/18 campaign with an ankle problem.

Kasper Schmeichel Denmark

Kasper was called up for the Denmark national under-19 team in August 2004. He made his international debut against Northern Ireland on 2 September 2004. He was called up for the under-20 team in October 2005 but did not play for the team until October 2006.

The day after his under-20 debut, Kasper was asked to train with the senior Denmark team and was called up as a replacement for injured Theis Rasmussen in the under-21 squad. He was named Danish under-21 Talent of the Year in November 2007.

Kasper was called up to the Danish senior team on 13 May 2011 for the first time for a match against Iceland. On 29 May 2012, he was called up for UEFA Euro 2012 as a third goalkeeper. He made his senior debut in a friendly match against Macedonia at the Philip II Arena on 6 February 2013.

On 5 March 2014, Kasper received his third cap for Denmark in their friendly against England at Wembley Stadium. He was named in Denmark’s 23-man 2018 FIFA World Cup squad and started in his country’s three group matches.

Kasper was awarded the Man of the Match award as a result f his clean sheet in the opening match. He also received the award again after he saved a Luka Modrić‘s penalty in extra time and two penalties during the consequent shootout even though they were eliminated after Danijel Subašić saved three penalties in that shootout.

Frequently Asked Questions About Kasper Schmeichel

Who is Kasper Schmeichel?

Kasper is an acclaimed Danish professional footballer born on 5th November 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Schmeichel plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Leicester City and the Denmark national team.

How old is Kasper Schmeichel?

Kasper is a Danish national born on November 5, 1986, in Copenhagen, Denmark.

How tall is Kasper Schmeichel?

Kasper stands at a height of 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in).

Is Kasper Schmeichel married?

Yes, Kasper is married to Stine Gyldenbrand. They got married in 2015 and together they have two children.

How much is Kasper Schmeichel worth?

Kasper has a net worth of $20 million dollars as of 2021. This amount has been accrued from his leading roles in the entertainment industry.

How much does Kasper Schmeichel make?

The Leicester goalkeeper receives a weekly wage of £80,000 which translates to £5.3 million annually. This is according to the club’s 2018/2019 player’s salaries.

Where does Kasper Schmeichel live?

Because of security reasons, Kasper has not shared his precise location of residence. We will update this information if we get the location and images of his house.

Is Kasper Schmeichel dead or alive?

Kasper is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.

Where is Kasper Schmeichel Now?

Kasper is pursuing his career in soccer. He plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Leicester City and the Denmark national team.

Kasper Schmeichel Social Media Contacts

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  • Website: Pending Update.

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