Xherdan Shaqiri Biography
Xherdan Shaqiri is a Swiss professional footballer. He currently plays for Premier League club Liverpool and the Swiss national team as a winger. Shaqiri’s nicknames include Kraftwürfel (The Powercube), Zauberzwerg (The Magic Dwarf) and Shaq-Attack. He was born on 10 October 1991 in Gjilan, Kosovo and moved to Switzerland in 1992 with his Kosovar Albanian parents and three siblings.
Shaqiri played for SV Augst’s and FC Basel’s youth teams. Shaqiri signed his first professional contract with Basel on 2 January 2009. The new contract kept him at St. Jakob-Park until June 2014. He made his Basel club debut as a substitute on 12 July 2009 in Basel’s 2009–10 season opening match against FC St. Gallen at the AFG Arena.
Shaqiri signed a four-year contract with the German club Bayern Munich of the Bundesliga on 9 February 2012. Shaqiri made his Bayern Munich debut against Bavarian on 10 July 2012.
Shaqiri won the 2012–13 UEFA Champions League title with Bayern, as well as the Bundesliga and the DFB-Pokal title, making him one of the Bayern Munich players to have won the first treble in club history.
Shaqiri signed a four-and-a-half-year contract on 9 January 2015 with Italian club Inter Milan. His stay in Inter Milan was short-lived, as he completed a then record £13M move to Stoke City six months later.
Xherdan Shaqiri Stoke City
Xherdan Shaqiri completed his move to Stoke City on 11 August 2015 on a five-year contract. He made his Stoke City debut against Norwich City at Carrow Road. On hid debut, he assisted Mame Biram Diouf’s headed goal with a free kick.
Shaqiri’s first goals for Stoke, were a first-half brace against Everton.
Shaqiri made 32 appearances for Stoke City in 2015–16 season as Stoke finished in ninth position. Shaqiri played 22 times in the 2016–17 season, as Stoke finished in 13th position.
Shaqiri made 38 appearances in 2017–18 season, as Stoke suffered relegation to the EFL Championship.
Xherdan Shaqiri Age
Xherdan Shaqiri was born on 10 October 1991 in Gjilan, Kosovo and moved to Switzerland in 1992 with his Kosovar Albanian parents and three siblings.
Xherdan Shaqiri Girlfriend
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Xherdan Shaqiri Salary
Shaqiri earns £65,000 a week
Xherdan Shaqiri Net Worth
Xherdan Shaqiri has an estimated net worth of $30 Million.
Xherdan Shaqiri Injury
Xherdan Shaqiri suffered a calf injury in the 2016/17 season, ruling him out for the next six weeks, returning to the side on 24 September 2016 against West Bromwich Albion.
Xherdan Shaqiri Goal
Xherdan Shaqiri won the Goal of the Season for his thunderous 30-yard home strike against Hull City during the 2016/17 season.
Xherdan Shaqiri Height
Xherdan Shaqiri stands at 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in).
Xherdan Shaqiri Current Teams
Xherdan Shaqiri currently plays for Premier League club Liverpool and the Switzerland national football team as a Midfielder.
Xherdan Shaqiri Transfer
Shaqiri signed for Stoke in a £12million deal from Inter Milan in August 2015.
Xherdan Shaqiri Religion
Xherdan Shaqiri is a Muslim.
Xherdan Shaqiri Legs
Xherdan Shaqiri has calves the size of an average grown man’s thighs.
Xherdan Shaqiri EURO 2016 Goal