Yussuf Poulsen

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BirthdateJune 15th, 1994
BirthplaceCopenhagen, Denmark
Length1.93 m (6 ft 3 in)
TeamRed Bull Leipzig
TraitsTechnical Dribbler

Picture of the 1.93 m (6 ft 3 in) tall Danish Striker of Red Bull Leipzig

Yurary Poulsen began playing football at BK Skjold. At first he was a defensive player and in Kenneth Zohore he had a teammate, with whom he was to play later in the Danish youth national teams. After the latter joined FC Copenhagen, the tall Dane was moved deployed as a center forward. His achievements attracted the interest of foreign and domestic clubs, and in July 2013, he signed a contract with the newly promoted 3. Liga German side RB Leipzig. He finished his debut season as the clubs leading scorer, with ten goals in 27 appearances. He scored his first Bundesliga goal in a 2–1 victory at home against FC Augsburg. In March 2019, during a 5–0 win over Hertha BSC, he became the first-ever Leipzig player to score a hat-trick in the Bundesliga and in the process helped the club record its 50th ever win in the competition. His treble also took him to 15 league goals for the campaign which meant he became only the third Danish player, after Ebbe Sand and Allan Simonsen to score more than 14 Bundesliga goals in a single season. Poulsen made his debut for the Danish national team in October 2014 against Albania.

Poulsen Salary & Net Worth Revealed

How much does he earn?

In March 2019 the Striker signed a contract with Red Bull Leipzig that nets him a whopping salary of 2 Million Euro (1.8 Million Pound) per year. We have crunched the numbers, this means he earns €9,915 (£8,843) per day and €413 (£368) per hour!

Per year€2,000,000£1,783,412
Per month€166,667£148,652
Per week€40,65036,257
Per day€9,915£8,843
Per hour€413£368
Per minute€6.89£6.14
Per second€0.11£0.10

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