Rune Jarstein

by Binor 23 Nov,2017
Rune Jarstein

Rune Jarstein is a Norweign professional football player who currently plays as a goalkeeper for the Bundesliga club Hertha Berlin and the Norweign national team. The 33 years old professional has played for clubs like Odd Grenland, Rosenborg, Viking, and Hertha BSC.

As of 2017, he is receiving an annual salary of $1.3 million from his present club which has boosted his net worth.

Early Life

Rune Jarstein was born as Rune Almenning Jarstein on 29 September 1984. He was born to Norwegian parents in Skien, Norway. Being born and raised in Skien, he joined the youth academy of local club Herkules.

Talking about his nationality, he holds a Norweign nationality and is of Norweign ascent. He began playing football at the age of 11 years.

Club Career

Rune Jarstein began his professional footballing career since 2002, joining the Norweign professional club Odd Grenland. He made his professional club debut on 11 February 2002, at the age of 18. He was in the club for five seasons appearing in 72 games. He then made his move to the league's fellow club Rosenberg in 2007. His three seasons with the club ended up with a total of 51 appearances.

He further made his move to Viking on 8 March 2010, signing to a three-year contract with the club. He established himself as the first choice goalkeeper for his team. He played for the club for three years appearing in 116 games. He further made his move to the Bundesliga club Hertha BSC on July 14, 2014, and has so far played 72 Bundesliga matches.

International Career

Rune Jarstein has represented his national team Norway in several tournaments at both junior and senior levels. He has represented his national junior team for 30 times.

He made his senior international debut representing his national side on 23 August 2007, in a friendly match against Argentina. He has won over 50 caps for his national team.

Personal Life

Rune Jarstein is a married to his long-term girlfriend Hanne-Stine Bratli. They started dating on July 21, 2006, and married in Skein, Norway among their family and friends. However, it was not the first time, the couple married. They previously had their wedding in December 2013 in Berlin. 

The couple already had a daughter named Line, born before their marriage in April 2009. In January 2014, the couple revealed that they were expecting their second child and had their second daughter in March 2014.

The couple is often spotted spending their leisure times together visiting several places. The couple together has two daughters, his zodiac sign is Libra.

Jarstein stands at the height of 1.9 m and weighs 90 kgs. His inspiration to be a goalkeeper in young age was Gianluigi Buffon.

Net Worth and Endorsements

Rune Jarstein has an estimated net worth of $2.4 million in 2017, including all of his properties and incomes. As of 2017, he is receiving an annual salary of $1.3 million from his present club Hertha BSC. Football is the only source of income for him as he isn't engaged with any endorsing brands or companies. His recent market value price is recorded to be $3 million.

He has an apartment in Berlin and also owns some expensive cars.

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