23 Years Danish National Player Pione Sisto's Career Stats, His Best Mooves and Achievements

October 31, 2019
First published on:July 2, 2018
by John Max

Pione Sisto Ifolo Emirmija, a.k.a. Pione Sisto is a Uganda-born-Danish footballer who plays for as a winger for Spanish professional football club, Celta de Vigo, and Denmark national team. A Denmark international since 2015, Sisto has represented his national side in 2018 FIFA World Cup alongside his teammates Jannik Vestergaard, Michael Krohn-Dehli, and Simon Kjaer.

 

The twenty-three years old footballer is most notable for scoring in the 2-1 victory over Manchester United in Europa League on 18th February 2017. And not to mention his goal in the second leg at Old Trafford.

Pione Sisto’s Career Stats

Domestic career

At the tender age of seven, Sisito started off footballing career with Tjorring’s youth set-up. In 2013, he made his professional football debut playing for Midtylland, after spending three years with club’s reserve teams.

Throughout his spell at Midtjylland, Pione Sisto scored overall 20 goals in 89 matches. Also, he was voted 2014 Player of the Year and 2014 Profile of the Autumn by the Danish Footballers’ Association and the Danish Football Magazine respectively.

In July 2016, Sisto moved to Celta de Vigo, signing a for a reported transfer fee of $6.99 million. At the time, his market value was $4.36 million. Till the date, his career stat in Celta Vigo are tabled below:

Season

Event

Matches

Goal

Assist

2016-17

UEFA Europa League

13

2

-

2016-

Copa de Rey

7

2

-

2016-

La Liga

64

8

12

The jersey NO.11 freak of Celta, Sisto earns a weekly salary of $32,425 which turns out to be $1,226,400 annually. 

International Career

Since Pione Sisto was not a Danish by his birth, but he had spent almost his whole life in Denmark, he became eligible to play for Denmark national team after receiving Danish passport in December 2014. Further, he entered in the Denmark U21 national team and played six games and scored four goals.

On 20th May 2015, he earned his first call-up to the Denmark national team to play matches against Montenegro and Serbia. His International career stat.  

Season

Event

Matches

Goals

Assist

2014-15

UEFA Euro Qualfiers

1

 

 

2016-17

World Cup Qualifiers

8

 

2

2018

World Cup

4

 

 

With his five years of playing career, Pione Sisto has achieved colossal fame along with an estimated net worth of around $1 million.