Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg

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Facts of Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg

Full Name
Pierre-Emile Højbjerg
Birth Name
Pierre-Emile Kordt Højbjerg
Famous Name
Pierre-Emile Højbjerg
Married to
Josephine Siw Nielsen
Currently Married
Christian Højbjerg
2 kids
No. of Siblings
Father Nationality
Mother Nationality
No. of Instagram Followers
More than 390k



Mid fielder

Squad No : 5 Past Team : Southampton Market Value : 40 million Euros World Cup Game : 2018 FIFA World Cup Position in Team : Mid fielder

Football Player

Squad No
Past Team
Market Value
40 million Euros
World Cup Game
2018 FIFA World Cup
Position in Team
Mid fielder

Career & Net worth

Net Worth
15 million Euros
Currently Club
Tottenham Hotspur
Started career as


Married to
Josephine Siw Nielsen
Currently Married

Pierre-Emile Højbjerg is a famous footballer from Denmark who currently plays for the national team and Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur. Besides, he has mastery in midfield. The Danish player is one of the successful and commendable footballers who has a net worth estimated to be a million dollars.

Højbjerg is a professional-level club Tottenham Hotspur teammate who also plays for his national football team. Besides that, he kicked off his career in the football vocation at just the age of 14. Additionally, the footballer has a huge fan base as people are in love with his football skill and techniques. 

Explore His Early Career And Family

The Danish footballer, Pierre-Emile Højbjerg was born Pierre-Emile Kordt Højbjerg to his lovely parents in 5 August 1995. Besides, Højbjerg spent most of his childhood in his birthplace, Copenhagen, Denmark and his star sign is Leo. Furthermore, he attended a school emphasizing Denmark; however, Hojberg hasn't revealed the name of his school and college yet.

Pierre-Emile Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg with his mother SOURCE: Instagram @hojbjerg23.com

Additionally, Pierre-Emile is the son of Christian Højbjerg, but the name of his mother remains barred from public reach. But we know that his parents are of mixed nationality as his father, Christian Højbjerg is Danis, whereas his mother is French. Rather than that, the footballer hasn't shared much about his family details yet. For your concern, he is the second of three children. In addition to this, Højbjerg is very private when it comes to his family and bloodlines.

Likewise, the name of his siblings is also unknown to us whom he must share a great bond. So on, the player doesn't prefer to talk much about his parents and family, which might be why we don't have much to discuss. However, we will try our best to fill the missing session as soon as the athlete shares his personal life. 

His Football Career

The fan's favorite, Pierre-Emile, always had a keen interest in football from an early age and was instructed to play football at the age of five. While exploring his career bio, he officially began his football career at the age of fourteen when Pierre-Emile played for BK Skjold, In his early age, Højbjerg played for various clubs, including F.C. Copenhagen and Brøndby IF, as a junior footballer. 

Pierre-Emile Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg with his teammate celebrating after a victory SOURCE: Instagram @hojbjerg23.com

Additionally, Højbjerg considers Zinedine Zidane, the French professional former footballer and football manager, as his role model. He was active and never missed any training and sports-related activities since childhood. That level of dedication and passion brought him to be one of the best football players so far in Denmark's football history.  

The player joined one of the best German-associated clubs Bayern Munich in July 2012; however, he made his professional debut in 2014 by competing against 1. FC Nürnberg in the Bundesliga. Similarly, in 2015, he was loaned to F.C. Augsburg and Schalke 04. A year later, Højbjerg joined English club Southampton with a five-year contract with an estimated fee of £12.8 million.

As per the sources, Pierre-Emile joined his fellow club, Tottenham, on 11 August 2020 with a five-year deal. And he is said to be receiving the initial fee of £15 million plus add-ons.

International Career

For your concern, he began his international career in 2010 when Højbjerg was selected the represented his national team in various matches, including under 16, 17 to 19, and 21. Similar to this, he also has a lengthy list of honors and awards, like he was honored with the title "Danish under-17 player of the year" and "Danish talent of the year" by Spillerforeningen, which was the major turning point for his football career. 

Apart from that, Højbjerg made his senior career debut for his national team in May 2014 when the team played a friendly match against Hungary and Sweden. Pierre-Emile has played in various championships in his home country, like the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia and UEFA Euro 2020. 

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Højbjerg Net Worth And Salary

As we already know, Pierre-Emile Højbjerg has a lengthy career in football and is a professional level football player with a net worth of million euros. The sources reveal that Hojbjerg has a net worth of €15 million. Furthermore, the current market value of the player is 40million euros which is one of the highest market values of his entire football career. 

Pierre-Emile CAPTION: Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg's current market value SOURCE: transfermarkt.com

According to Sporttrac.com, the midfielder has signed a contract worth £26,500,000 with Tottenham Hotspur F.C. He will also receive an annual average salary of £5,300,000. Apart from that, in In 2022, Pierre-Emile is earning a base salary of £5,300,000; the data surely shows how rich and well-settled the player is. 

Facts On Pierre-Emile Wife And Kids 

The talented footballer Pierre-Emile Højbjerg is happily married to his wife, Josephine Siw Nielsen. Besides the couple started dating in 2015. After dating for four years, the sweet duo shared wedding vows in traditional culture and private ceremonies in 2019 in the presence of their closest friends and family. 

While talking about his wife, Josephine, she is also a Denmark citizen and is a degree holder in European Business. According to the last updates, he worked as an Executive Assistant at MM Properties ApS in 2016. Apart from that, the lovebirds are the parents of two, a son and a daughter. 

Pierre-Emile CAPTION: Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg with his wife and kids SOURCE: Instagram @hojbjerg23.com

Additionally, the pair shares picture on their social media handle with their fans. Further, Josephine is among the great supporters of her husband as she keeps attending his match and is the lucky charm of Højbjerg. 

Social Media Activeness

The popular Danish footballer, Højbjerg, is active on Instagram under the username @hojbjerg23, where more than 390k people follow him. Besides that, he prefers Instagram over any social media handles, whereas Højbjerg often shares pictures and stories on the handles. 

In addition, Højbjerg is more interested in sharing football-related content on his I.G. wall.


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