Pione Sisto

by John Von 04 Feb,2018
Pione Sisto
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 7 Inch
Weight in KG 64kg kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Father Sisto Locco Majuleikwa
  • Mother Masima Sisto Iccang
  • Birth Name Pione Sisto Ifolo Emirmija
  • Currently Married No
  • Birth Country Kampala, Uganda
  • Married to No
  • Famous Name Pione Sisto
  • Children No
  • Divorce No
  • Nationality Ugandan
  • Affair with No
  • Ethnicity African
  • Girlfriend No
  • Boyfriend No
  • Religion Unknown
  • Currently Club Celta de Vigo
  • Tatto(s) No

Uganda born, Pione Sisto is a Danish international footballer plays as a right winger at La Liga league club, Celta de Vigo. He previously played at Danish football club, FC Midtiylland. 

 

He is most known for scoring a goal in 2-1 win against Manchester United in Europa League on 18 February 2016. He also scored in the second leg at Old Trafford.

Pione Sisto’s  Early life

He was born on February 4, 1995, in Kampala, Uganda to mother, Masima Sisto Iccang, and father Sisto Locco Majuleikwa. His parents moved to Denmark when Sisto was only two months old. He has two brothers, Angelo and Akari Loliha Sisto.

He displayed his football skills at a very young age and his talent did not go unnoticed as he was approached by Danish football club, Tjorring IF when he was just seven.

Pione Sisto’s Net worth

As a rising star, his reputation and net worth will continue to soar season by season, nothing is exactly known about his net worth. However, as of 2018, the average weekly salary a player is € 26631.65 (£23327). The average salary earned by a la Liga player is above €1.5 million.

As per some sources, he is paid €26K as his weekly wage.

Hence from above figures, his net worth can more than $ 2.5 million combined with several of the endorsement he makes a good hefty amount of cash.

His Current Market Value is € 15 million.

Sisto wears the outfitter and shoes of Nike and is paid well as per the endorsement deal. Besides, he is also sponsored by several other brands for endorsing their products.

Pione Sisto’s Early Career

After his initial career at Tjorring IF at the youth level, he joined Midtjylland in the club youth academy in 2010.

Midtjylland

He made his professional league debut for the main team in the Danish Superliga in 2013. The attacking midfielder scored his first goal for Midtjylland against one of the oldest club in Denmark’s club history, AGF Arghus.

For his excellent performance for the team at the field earned him to be voted as Player of the Year and Profile of the Autumn in 2014.

It was his breathtaking and famous goal he scored for Midtylland against English Premier Club giants Manchester United that included the world-renowned players such as Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Sergio Romero, Jesse Lingard in their formidable squad Europa League Match on 18 February 2016 that brought him into the limelight. He drew the attention of fans as well as clubs from all over Europe.

He scored 20 goals in 90 appearances for the club.

Celta de Vigo

With his aggressive and attractive play, he was under eyes of several clubs like Arsenal, Barcelona, Milan, Juventus as well as Porto. There was even reported that he through his agent rejected sum of  € 7 million.

He was transferred to the current team, Celta de Vigo from Midtjylland during 2015/ 2016 season. He made his debut for the Spanish club against CD Legane. He has so far played 49 games scoring 7 goals.

Pione Sisto’s International Career

After obtaining his Danish citizenship in 2014, he represented the Danish team in their under 21 football team. He represented the team at 2015 UEFA European U-21 Championship.

The right winger made his debut for the senior national team against Albania in Euro 2016 Qualification Match.

He was the integral part of successful  Danish National Football Team which includes the likes of Andreas Christensen, Christian Eriksen,  Nicolai Jorgensen along with captain Simon Kjaer as well as vice-captain, William Kvist that took part 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier.

Pione Sisto’s Personal Life

The Spanish La Liga star is enjoying a lot of good and happy times at Spain. There is nothing serious rumors and controversy surrounding him. It was revealed that he has a girlfriend in Copehengan but nothing is sure. 

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