- Famous Name Mathias Jørgensen
- Country Denmark DK
- Birth Name Mathias Jattah-Njie Jørgensen
- Famous Name Mathias Jørgensen
- Father Unknown
- Mother Unknown
- Nationality Danish
- Ethnicity African
- Currently Married No
- Married to no
- Divorce No
- Children No
- Affair with No
- Girlfriend Eno Mihalik
- Boyfriend No
- Tatto(s) No
Mathias Jørgensen affectionately known as Zanka is a Danish footballer who currently plays as a center back for English Premier League Club, Huddersfield Town A.F.C.
He started his career with the Danish football club FC Copenhagen in 2012 and so far the 28 years old has played for clubs like FC Copenhagen, PSV Eindhoven, Jong PSV, and Huddersfield Town.
Mathias Jorgensen's Early Life
Mathias Jørgensen was born to a Danish mother and Gambian father in Copenhagen, Denmark on 23 April 1990. He holds a Danish nationality and is of African descent.
He played for the main team of Boldklubben at the age of 16. After representing the club for 13 years, he left the club for FC Copenhagen in 2007. Jørgensen's nickname Zanka was given by Johan Lange, a former assistant coach during Jorgensen’s time at FC Copenhagen.
Mathias Jorgensen's Networth
A popular football player and beloved by all, Mathias Jorgensen’s net worth in 2018 is estimated to be around seven-digit figures as his net worth is not exactly disclosed. He receives £10,000 pounds as monthly wage for the English club, Huddersfield Town as of 2018 and makes around £600,000 in a year.
His current market value as of Jan 18, 2018, is around £3.15 million.
Mathias Jorgensen's Professional Career
After signing a three-year contract with FC Copenhagen, he initially started to play in the club’s reserve team before he made his debut for the main team against FC Fredericia.
He was the appointed the captain of the FC Copenhagen when Swedish born Roland Nilson took charge as a manager. He scored 6 goals in 92 appearances until 2012.
In February 2012, it was official that the Danish defender would be joining famous Dutch football club, PSV Eindhoven on a free transfer.
He struggled to get into playing XI during his time with the club. He scored his first goal for Eindhoven against Portuguese Club, SL Benfica. He appeared in 14 matches and scored 2 goals before he left the club in 2014.
The Danish defender had a brief run at another Dutch club, Jong PSV. After appearing in only seven matches he returned back to his former club, FC Copenhagen in 2014.
Return to FC Copenhagen
He returned back to his former club, FC Copenhagen for a transfer fee of 630K Euros. He played for 3 seasons in the club and scored 4 goals in 93 appearances.
Zanka as called by his fans and club members was signed by English Premier League Club, Huddersfield Town for a transfer fee of £2.43 million on a three-year contract deal. He had so far appeared in 23 matches.
Mathias Jorgensen International Career
The Huddersfield Town star defender started his international career for the Danish national football team in their under 16 level before making his senior team debut against Wales in a friendly match in 2008.
He was part of a successful team member of Danish National Team the side that includes the likes of Thomas Delaney, William Kvist, Jens Larsen, captain Simon Kajer along with himself were some of the prominent players that played a crucial role during their 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification.
Mathias Jorgensen Personal Life
A popular Danish Footballer dated Eno Mihalik, a Hungarian model from 2013 to 2015. He is currently enjoying his stay in England with his current club, Huddersfield Town and is a single happy man.