Shaqiri who has a net worth of $12 million is a Swiss versatile winger who can play as an attacking midfielder. He is known for his quick feet, stamina and great shot power. He is presently playing for Liverpool FC and the Switzerland national team. Over the years, the prolific winger and playmaker has established himself to be a great addition to his team, always improving his team’s performances on the field with his pinpoint passes and takeons. We are going to consider the life, career and net worth of the lethal Swiss playmaker.
Net worth : $12 million
Birth Name: Xherdan Shaqiri
Other Names: the Alpine Messi, the magic dwarf
Birth Date: 10 October 1991
Birth Place: Gjilan, SFR Yugoslavia (now Kosovo)
Age: 29 Years Old
Birth Nation: Switzerland
Nationality: Swiss, Kosovo, Albanian
Father: Isen Shaqiri ,
Mother: Fatime Shaqiri
Known For: Football
Source Of Income: Football
Religion: Updating Soon
Education: Updating Soon
Siblings: Arianit Shaqiri (Brother), Erdin Shaqiri (Brother)
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Hair Color : Dark brown
Eye Color: Brown
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Marital Status: Not Married
Social Media: Instagram, Twitter
Xherdan Shaqiri Biography
Xherdan Shaqiri was born on October 10, 1991 in Gjilan, SFR Yugoslavia, now known as Kosovo, to his parents Isen Shaqiri and Fatime Shaqiri. While he was still a toddler, Shaqiri’s parents migrated to Switzerland in search of greener pastures. While in Switzerland, Shaqiri’s father took up a job in an alpine while also washing dishes in a restaurant in order to cater for his family needs. His mother worked as a janitor while also managing her clothes selling business.
When Shaqiri had come of age he started developing an interest in football if which his father encouraged him to take up a career in football. He later got him enrolled in a soccer youth team called SV August, in 1999.
Shaqiri began his senior career at FC Basel where he won several awards including three titles in the Swiss Super League before signing for Bayern Munich in 2012. Shaqiri he received nine national and continental awards despite his limited number of games. He moved to Inter Milan in January 2015 for a fee of € 15m and moved to Stoke City seven months later for a club record of £ 12m. Following Stoke’s relegation from the Premier League in 2018, Shaqiri was transferred to Liverpool for a £ 13.5million fee before the following season. In his first season he was part of the UEFA Champions League squad. He also won the 2019 UEFA Super Cup and FIFA Club World Cup and the 2020 Premier League, Liverpool’s first league title in 30 years.
Shaqiri has been a complete international player since 2010. He has played over 80 international matches and scored 23 goals for Switzerland. He represented the nation at the 2010, 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cups and at the UEFA Euro 2016.
Kherdan Shaqiri Net Worth
Shaqiri is currently one of the richest and most influential Swiss player, with an estimated net worth of $12 million, He has been able to accumulated this wealth due to his many years of hard working as a footballer as well as an influencer.