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Kasper Schmeichel 10 Personal Facts, Biography, Wiki
Born: November 5, 1986 (age 34 years), Copenhagen, Denmark
Height: 1.89 m
Spouse: Stine Gyldenbrand (m. 2015)
Parents: Peter Schmeichel, Bente Schmeichel
Current teams: Leicester City F.C. (#1 / Goalkeeper), Denmark national football team (#1 / Goalkeeper)
Children: Max Schmeichel, Isabella Schmeichel
Celebrated NameKasper Schmeichel
Birth NameKasper Peter Schmeichel
Place Of BirthCopenhagen, Demark
SchoolSaint Julian’s School
Awards2016, 2017 Danish Football Player of the Year and 2015 Danish Football Association’s award.
ChildrenMax Schmeichel and Isabella Schmeichel
Height6 ft. 2 inches
Source of WealthFootball Career
Current TeamLeicester City
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Kasper Schmeichel is the son of former Denmark international goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel.
Schmeichel is of Polish descent through his paternal grandfather.
Having spent most of his childhood living in England due to his father’s playing career, Kasper is a native speaker of both Danish and English, the latter of which he speaks with a Northern-English accent.
He attended Hulme Hall Grammar School in Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, Greater Manchester, and he also attended Saint Julian’s School in Portugal while his father played for Sporting CP in Lisbon.
When Alex Bruce, son of Kasper’s father’s former Manchester United teammate Steve Bruce, joined Kasper at Leeds United, the move saw the two players re-unite after both had previously played football together on the streets as children after school.
Schmeichel has two children: a son (born 2010) and a daughter (born 2012).
Schmeichel signed an ambassadorial deal with Precision Goalkeeping on 17 August 2010 which will include the release of the “Schmeichology” Goalkeeping Range.
He is the son of former Danish international goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel who has played for teams like Manchester United, Manchester City, Aston Villa, etc.
His father, Peter Schmeichel was one of the best goalkeepers in his generation.
He and his wife run a charity organization called Gyldenbrand Schmeichel Foundation.
He wears shirt number 1 for Leicester City and the Denmark national team.
2016 and 2017 Danish Football Player of the Year.
2015 Danish Football Association’s award.
2009-10 PFA League Two Fan’s Player of the Year.
2011-12 and 2016-17 Leicester Player of the Season.
Schmeichel started his club career with a series of loans. Being a legendary goalkeeper’s son helped his career but he had to put more effort to get a club.
Kasper Schmeichel joined Manchester City in September 2002.
Kasper Schmeichel was called to play for Denmark’s national team under-19 in August 2004.
He fast became a very important keeper in the team.
He was considered to play for England but he turned it and down and only played for Denmark.
Schmeichel’s parents are separated due to reasons best known to them. His father Peter Schmeichel remarried in 2019.
He married a former model, Laura Von Lindholm.
At the time the goalkeeper met his wife, she was a student at the University of Chester where she earned a degree in midwifery.
After she graduated, she worked in a hospital near Birmingham.