Updated on September 23rd, 2021 at 09:55 pm
Check Out Xherdan Shaqiri Net Worth and Biography
Shaqiri, who has a net worth of $12 million, is a Swiss versatile winger who can play as an attacking midfielder. He is known for his quick feet, stamina, and great shot power. He is presently playing for Liverpool FC and the Switzerland national team. Over the years, the prolific winger and playmaker have established himself to be a great addition to his team, always improving his team’s performances on the field with his pinpoint passes and takes. We are going to consider the life, career, and net worth of the lethal Swiss playmaker.
- Net Worth : $12 Million
- Birth Name: Xherdan Shaqiri
- Other Names: The Alpine Messi, The Magic Dwarf
- Gender: Male
- Birth Date: 10 October 1991
- Birth Place: Gjilan, Sfr Yugoslavia (now Kosovo)
- Age: 29 Years Old
- Birth Nation: Switzerland
- Nationality: Swiss, Kosovo, Albanian
- Father: Isen Shaqiri ,
- Mother: Fatime Shaqiri
- Stats: Active
- Known For: Football
- Source Of Income: Football
- Religion: Updating Soon
- Ethnicity: White
- Education: Updating Soon
- Siblings: Arianit Shaqiri (brother), Erdin Shaqiri (brother)
- Height: 169cm
- Weight: 72kg
- Shoe Size: N/a
- Hair Color : Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Brown
- Body Measurement: N/a
- Marital Status: Not Married
- Children: N/a
- Salary: £80,000
- Social Media: Instagram, Twitter
Xherdan Shaqiri Biography
Xherdan Shaqiri was born on October 10, 1991, in Gjilan, SFR, Yugoslavia, now known as Kosovo, to his parents Isen Shaqiri and Fatime Shaqiri. While he was still a toddler, Shaqiri’s parents migrated to Switzerland in search of greener pastures. While in Switzerland, Shaqiri’s father took up a job in an alpine while also washing dishes in a restaurant to cater to his family’s needs. His mother worked as a janitor while also managing her clothes selling business.
When Shaqiri had come of age, he started developing an interest in football. His father encouraged him to take up a career in football. He later got him enrolled in a soccer youth team called SV August in 1999.
Shaqiri began his senior career at FC Basel. He won several awards, including three titles in the Swiss Super League, before signing for Bayern Munich in 2012. Shaqiri received nine national and continental awards despite his limited number of games. He moved to Inter Milan in January 2015 for € 15m and moved to Stoke City seven months later for a club record of £ 12m. Following Stoke’s relegation from the Premier League in 2018, Shaqiri was transferred to Liverpool for a £ 13.5million fee before the following season. In his first season, he was part of the UEFA Champions League squad. He also won the 2019 UEFA Super Cup and FIFA Club World Cup. The 2020 Premier League, Liverpool’s first league title in 30 years.
Shaqiri has been a complete international player since 2010. He has played over 80 international matches and scored 23 goals for Switzerland. He represented the nation at 2010, 2014, and 2018 FIFA World Cups and the UEFA Euro 2016.
Kherdan Shaqiri Net Worth
Shaqiri is currently one of the richest and most influential Swiss players, with an estimated net worth of $12 million. He has accumulated this wealth due to his many years of hard-working as a footballer and an influencer.