Ole Gunnar Solskjær Net Worth £10 million. Ole Gunnar Solskjær KSO is a Norwegian professional football manager and former player who played as a forward. He was most recently the manager of Premier League club Manchester United. As a player, Solskjær spent the majority of his career with Manchester United and also played 67 times for the Norway national team.
Ole Gunnar Solskjær Biography
|Birth Place||Kristiansund, More og Romsdal, Norway|
|Father’s Name||Oivind Solskjaer|
|Mother’s Name||Brita Solskjaer|
|Net Worth||£10 million|
|Date of Birth||26 February 1973|
|Position (Playing Career)||Striker|
|Youth Clubs (Playing Career)||Clausenengen|
|Senior Clubs (Playing Career)||Clausenengen (1990-94), Molde (1994-96), Manchester United(1996-2007)|
|Achievements (Playing Career)||6 EPL Titles, 2 FA Cups, 1 UEFA Champions League, 1 Intercontinental Cup, Kniksen Award (1996), Kniksen Honour Award (2007)|
|Teams Managed||Manchester United Academy (2008-2011), Molde (2011-14 and 2015-18), Cardiff City (2014), Manchester United (2019-Present)|
|Achievements as a Manager||Lancashire Senior Cup (2008), Manchester Senior Cup (2009), Premier Reserve League North (2010), Premier Reserve League 2010, Tippeligaen (2011,2012), Norwegian Football Cup (2013), Kniksen Award for Best Manager (2011,2012), PL Manager of the Month January 2019.|
Solskjaer is married to Silje Solskjaer, 44, who he has three children with – Noah, Karna and Elijah. The pair got together in 1992, but they took a brief break while he was in the military because she thought she had fallen out of love, according to Norwegian magazine Se Her. However, they quickly found back to each other, with Silje saying: “I couldn’t have a better boyfriend than Ole Gunnar. He is incredibly kind and thoughtful
Solskjær was born in Kristiansund, Møre og Romsdal to Øyvind, a Greco-Roman wrestling champion, and Brita Solskjær. At the age of seven, he joined local football club Clausenengen, who were in the 3. divisjon. Solskjær supported Liverpool as a child. Between the ages of eight and ten, he followed in his father’s footsteps and trained as a Greco-Roman wrestler, but gave it up due to being tossed around too much. Between 1992 and 1993, Solskjær completed a mandatory year’s national service in the Norwegian Army.
|Manchester United (manager)|
|2008–2011||Manchester United Academy|
Solskjaer remained at Manchester United in a coaching role as well as in an ambassadorial capacity. In 2008, Solskjor became the club’s reserve team manager. He returned to his native country in 2011 to manage his former club, Molde, which led him to his two first Tippeligaen titles in his first two seasons with the club.
Ole Gunnar Solskjær Net Worth
He is one of the richest coaches in British football with an estimated worth of around £10 million.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Wife, Family
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was born in Kristiansund, Møre og Romsdal to Oyvind, a Greco-Roman wrestling champion, and Brita Solskjaer. After initially dabbling with wrestling, the 48-year-old decided to choose football as his career path. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is married to Silje Solskjaer and has three kids namely Noah, Karna and Elijah. Noah is a midfielder for Kristiansund BK and made his debut against Solskjaer’s Red Devils in 2019. Karna meanwhile is a member of the United Womens’ academy side.
Solskjaer was awarded the First Class Knighthood of the Royal Norwegian Order of St Olav by King Harald V of Norway. As things stand Solskjaer is the youngest recipient of the honour to this date. The Norwegian parliament also bestowed upon Solskjaer its annual Peer Gynt Prize for his work as an ambassador of the sport and for his social commitment.
Ole Gunnar Solskjær Age
He was born on February 26th, 1973 and he is 49 years as of 2022.
Ole Gunnar Solskjær Family and Parents
He is the son of Øyvind and Brita Solskjær.His father was a Greco-Roman wrestler, however much is not known about his mother, in case of any information concerning his mother, we will update it as soon as possible.
Ole Gunnar Solskjær Wife
He is happily married to Silje Solskjaer, who is also a former football player, the two lovebirds were born in the same village. However, they have managed to keep information about their love life private.
Ole Gunnar Solskjær Kids
He has three kids, Noah, Karna, and Elijah. Moreover, his son Noah is a footballer currently signed by Kristiansund but currently, he is on loan in Sogndal Fotball where he plays as a midfielder. In addition, Karna is also a footballer playing for the Manchester United WFC Academy team. Also Read Rio Ferdinand Net Worth
Ole Gunnar began his career as a footballer in 1990 at the age of 17, making his first debut with Clausenengen (CFK). With Clausenengen (CFK) he made 109 appearances and scored 115 goals, for five years he played under the club. After that, he moved to Molde on February 14th, 1995 before the start of the 1995 season. With Molde he made his first debut on April 22, 1995, in addition, he also scored his first goal for the club the same day he debuted, scoring twice.
Ole Gunnar played his first European game on August 10th, 1995, for UEFA Cup Winner’s Cup against Dinamo Minsk. Ole Gunnar played for Molde for only one year before moving to Manchester United, in 1996. Prior to his signing, the club manager had made an offer to both Everton and Machester City to take Ole Gunnar at £1.2 million. However, both teams didn’t afford to pay such an amount for Ole Gunnar. Manchester United came in with an offer of £1.5 million during the Euro 1996 and Molde could not resist the offer. he made his last appearance for Molde on 21st July 1996 in a 5-1 win where he scored the fourth goal.