Who is Simon Kjær? Wife, Net worth, Family, Salary, Wiki, Bio

Simon Kjær is a Denish football player who plays as a center back and is part of Series A club Ac Milan and represents as the captain of the Denmark National Team.

Simon Kjær’s date of birth, parents, and early life

Kjaer was born on March 26, 1989, in Horsens, Denmark to  Jorn and Lotte Kjaer. He is currently 33 years old. His father was the FC Midtjylland club team manager whereas his mother was a teacher.

Simon Kjær Family

His father was supportive of him becoming a footballer but his mother was not a fan of it. He also has a sister named  Alberte Kjaer.

Career information

Kjær began playing football when he was four years old and later joined a minor league team called Lund IF near Horsens before switching to the FC Midtjylland youth squad in 2004. Along with fellow Midtjylland colleagues Jesper Weinkouff, Christian Sivebk, and former teammate Winston Reid, he was among the first players to graduate from FCM’s football academy, the first of its kind in Denmark. He started out as a midfielder before one of his coaches moved him to a defensive position, which is the position he still plays now.

Kjaer won the Viasat Cup training matches in June 2006, where he made his senior debut for Midtjylland, and two months later signed his first professional contract. Shortly after being named the best player, he received his first professional contract. In 2008, Kjaer made his debut for the Danish national under-19 football team, which was his only appearance for Denmark U18.

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Kjaer had proven to be a skilled defender despite his youth. In May 2008, Kjr was called up to the Denmark national under-21 football team to take Michael Jakobsen’s place. He served as the team’s captain for the 2020 UEFA Euro.

Where did he graduate from?

He graduated from  Fc Midtjylland Academy.

How much Net worth is Simon Kjær?

He has total earnings of $17 million as of 2022.

Personal Life

He is a married man and he married his childhood sweetheart Camilla but their marriage ended up in divorce later he got married to Elina Gollert with whom he has two children named Milas and Viggo.

Simon Kjær Wife

Simon Kjær FAQs

Who is Simon Kjær?

Simon Thorup Kjaer is a Danish-born professional footballer who now plays for Serie A club Milan and captains Denmark’s national team.

How old is Simon Kjær?

He is currently 33 years old.

How much money is he Worth?

He has total earnings of $17  million as of 2022.

Where was Simon Kjær born?

He was born in Horsens, Denmark.

Full Biography & Quick Info

Full Real Birth NameSimon Kjær
ProfessionProfessional Football player
Famous For Being the captain of the Denmark National team. 
Age (As of 2022)33 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayMarch 26, 1989.
Birthplace/HometownHorsens, Denmark.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Aries.
Current ResidenceDenmark.


ParentsFather: Jorn Kjaer
Mother:  Lotte Kjaer
SiblingsBrother: None.
Sister: Alberte kjaer.

Relationship and Personal Life

Marital StatusMarried
Wedding Date2017
Dating History?In a relationship and got married to his childhood sweetheart which ended in divorce.
GirlfriendCamilla (ex-wife)
Wife/Spouse NameElina Gellert.
ChildrenSon: Milas
Daughter:  Viggo.


AwardsDanish U19 Player of the year in 2007, the talent of the year in 2009, Player of the year in 2009 and 2021, UEFA President’s Award in 2021, and the Guardian Footballer of the year in 2021.


Highest QualificationGraduate.
SchoolFCM’s Football Academy.
UniversityWill Update.

Social Sites

Social Media StatsInstagram: @simonkjaer.official( 856k followers)
Twitter: @simonkjaer1989( 274.7K followers)  

Wealth and Earnings

Net worth (Approx.)$17 Million U.s. Dollar (As of 2022).

Physical Statistics

Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 6’ 3’’.
Centimeters: 190 cm.
Meters: 1.90 m.
WeightKilograms: 86 kg
Pounds: 189.59 lbs
Biceps Size15 inches
Body Measures (chest-waist-hips)42-34- will update
Shoe Size (US)10
Tattoos details?Left arms. Back and chest.
Eye ColorHazel.
Hair ColorBlonde.


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