Jonas Knudsen

by John Von 01 Feb,2018
Jonas Knudsen
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 1 Inch
Weight in KG 72 kg kg
Personal Info
  • Father Unknown
  • Mother Unknown
  • Birth Name Jonas Hjort Knudsen
  • Currently Married No
  • Married to no
  • Birth Country Esbjerg, Denmark
  • Famous Name Jonas Knudsen
  • Children No
  • Divorce No
  • Nationality Danish
  • Affair with No
  • Ethnicity European
  • Girlfriend No
  • Boyfriend No
  • Religion Unknown
  • Currently Club Ipswich Town
  • Tatto(s) No

Jonas Knudsen is a Danish international footballer who plays as a defender for Ipswich Town. He joined  Ipswich Town from Esbjerg fB in 2015.

He played for Esbjerg fB from 2009 before signing with Ipswich Town in 2015. He is best known for his long throws, and in Denmark, his throws have been compared to Rory Delap.

Jonas Knudsen’s Early Life

Jonas Knudsen was born on 25th September 1992 in Esbjerg, Denmark. He holds a Danish nationality. He has his mother and father who still live in native town. 

Knudsen grew up as a football supporter since his childhood.

The Danish defender played for Danish clubs, Hjerting IF and Esbjerg fB in his early days before starting his professional career with Ipswich Town in 2015.

Jonas Knudsen's Net worth

As of 2018, Jonas Knudsen net worth is not revealed officially but his earnings playing European clubs such as  Esbjerg fB can be estimated to be more than $3 million dollars. His salary for the Ipswich town is around £520,000  with his weekly wage rate tentative to £10,000.

His current market value is 750.

Jonas Knudsen’s Professional Career

Esbjerg fB

Knudsen started his professional career when he signed the contract  Danish professional football club, Esbjerg fB.  He was the second youngest player after Andreas Sorensen to for the club. He made his professional debut for the club against another Danish club Randers FC.

During his time with the club, he developed his skill and through consistent performance, he become the main choice for the left back position.

He helped Esberg fB club to be placed in the fourth position during  2012/13 season during the Danish Superliga and winning the Danish Cup in 2012.

Ipswich Town

After his successful start with Esbjerg fB, Knudsen's attractive style of play drew the attention EFL League Club, Ipswich Town. He signed a three-year contract negotiation with Ipswich Town on 31st July 2015.

He went to record his first goal for the English club during his rookie season against Fulham at the Portman Road.

With his impressive play, the club as of December 2017 has extended the contract Danish International contract up to 30th June 2019.

Jonas Knudsen’s International Career

The Danish defender started his career with  Danish National Football  Team representing in Denmark Under 18, Under 19 and Under 20 levels. He was also a  member of Under 21 Danish team that played the Under -21 European Championship.

A prominent fixture in the Denmark National Football Squad, the defender of the Ipswich Town made a handful of appearances during his country's successful campaign at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification.

He was part of the Danish squad that includes several stars like Andreas Christensen, Christian Eriksen, Mathias Jørgensen, Nicklas Bendtner and captain, Simon Kjaer and also were the key figures that took Danish Team to qualify for the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Jonas Knudsen Personal Life

As rising star of Denmark, 25-year-old Ipswich star is a happily married person. He married his girlfriend, Trine Brunn Jensen on May 20, 2017.The couple was seen posting their wedding photo on Instagram.

"20.05.2017 ??????????????????

On Saturday we both said "I do" to each other at the altar ?? We are both still completely overwhelmed by the love shared by everyone on our special day!
A MASSIVE THANK YOU to all family and friends who helped make it such an unforgettable day for which we will be eternally grateful. Also, a BIG THANK YOU for the lovely thoughtful gifts and presents.
We had the most wonderful colorful time full of joy and love followed by an amazing party to complete such a fantastic day. ?
Mr & Mrs Bruun Knudsen ??
#trineogjonasbryllup".  Knudsen captioned.

The ceremony was attended by around 80 guests. Knudsen was wearing the white shirt and black suit while his longterm girlfriend appeared in the white wedding gown.

The couple was engaged to each other in the Christmas of 2016. Knudsen posted a photo on an engagement ring with caption 'Lovely Christmas eve! She said yes ??? #engaged' to reveal the news of his engagement.

It seems that he is very happy with his marital life as enjoying playing in England.

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