Emil Forsberg

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Picture of the 1.79 m (5 ft 11 in) tall Swedish Winger/Attacking Midfielder of Red Bull Leipzig

BirthdateOctober 23rd, 1991
BirthplaceSundsvall, Sweden
Length1.79 m (5 ft 11 in)
TeamRed Bull Leipzig
PositionWinger/Attacking Midfielder
NicknameThe Maestro

Forsberg Salary & Net Worth Revealed

How much does he earn?

In February 2017 the Winger/Attacking Midfielder signed a contract with Red Bull Leipzig that nets him a whopping salary of 4 Million Euro (3.7 Million Pound) per year. We have crunched the numbers, this means he earns €19,829 (£18,414) per day and €826 (£767) per hour!

Per year€4,000,000£3,714,140
Per month€333,333£309,512
Per week€81,301£75,491
Per day€19,829£18,414
Per hour€826£767
Per minute€13.77£12.79
Per second€0.23£0.21

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Wow! This means the average man in the UK needs to work for at least 10.3 years to earn the same as The Maestro earns in only 1 month.

Net Worth & Market Value
Net Worth4 Million Euro (3.5 Million Pound)
Market Value25 Million Euro (23 Million Pound)
Emil is one of the country's biggest superstars post Zlatan's retirement. Hence, he's a really wanted man in Scandinavia. A healthy net worth of €4 million isn't too shabby! After two successful campaigns in the Bundesliga with Leipzig, the winger's net worth has been at a constant €25 million since late 2017.

Forsberg Tattoo - Does he have one?

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Emil  Forsberg tattoo, the Swedish number 10 from Sundsvall, Sweden
Emil has no tattoos and does not intend on getting inked. (Image: instagram.com)

Love Life - Single, Girlfriend or Wife?

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Emil Forsberg - Shanga Hussain
Picture of his , who goes by the name Shanga Hussain.
The two lovebirds have been inseparable since their first date in Sweden. (Image: instagram.com)

Family - Get to know them

Mother -
Picture of Emil  Forsberg Mother, called
The Swedish superstar seems to be thrilled by spending time with his mom. (Image: instagram.com)

Daughter - Florence Forsberg
Picture of Emil  Forsberg Daughter, called Florence Forsberg
The couple gave birth to a beautiful baby girl named Florence in 2018. (Image: instagram.com)

Forsberg Car - What does he drive?

Picture of his    car
The winger prefers to utilize the team coach. (Image: instagram.com)

House - Where does he live?

Location: Sundsvall, Sweden
House of the Swedish number 10, located in Sundsvall, Sweden
The couple reside in their hometown of Sundsvall with their daughter and pet dog Roffe. (Image: instagram)


The Swedish playmaker’s family is blessed with football genes. Granddad Lennart played for local Swedish club Sundsvall while dad Leif was also a mainstay at the same club. Forsberg started his career with his home-town team and joined the first team squad in 2009 when the club was playing in Sweden's second tier of football, Superettan. He went on to play several matches for Sundsvall in the four years before making a move two FC Malmo, the country’s biggest football club. His first season at the club proved to be a success as he played 28 matches out of 30 and scored five goals for the club as they won the league title. As recognition of Forsbergs feats during the season he won the award for Allsvenskan Midfielder of the year and was nominated for the Swedish Midfielder of the Year trophy. In January 2015, Forsberg joined German second league side RB Leipzig on a three and a half year deal, with whom he’s grown strength to strength. He recorded a league high 19 assists in the team’s first season in the top flight in the 2017-18 season and was one of their key players as they finished runners up to a viciously dominant Bayern Munich side. He was voted the Swedish Midfielder of the Year in 2014, 2016 and 2017.

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