Victor Jorgen Nilsson Lindelof is a Swedish professional footballer who plays as a defender for Premier League club Manchester United and the Swedish national team. He began his football career with IK Franke’s youth team. He later played for Vasteras IK, Vasteras SK, and Benfica’s youth teams. Victor started his career in Sweden with Vasteras SK, where he made his debut on October 25, 2009.
He joined for Portuguese club Benfica for €3.06 million on July 1, 2011, and played for the reserves. During the 2012-13 season, he was a member of the young team, which won the Portuguese U19 title. On October 19, 2013, he made his first-team debut for the club. On July 1, 2017, he agreed to terms with Manchester United for €35 million (with a possible €10 million in add-ons). He made his debut for the club in the 2017 UEFA Super Cup on August 8, 2017. On October 14, 2017, he made his Premier League debut for the club.
Victor has represented Sweden at several age levels on the international stage. He has played for Sweden at the U17, U19, U21, and senior levels. He was a member of Sweden’s U21 team that won the UEFA European U21 Championship in 2015. On March 24, 2016, he made his international debut for Sweden. He has played for Sweden in UEFA Euro 2016, the FIFA World Cup in 2018, and UEFA Euro 2020.
|Celebrated Name||Victor Lindelof|
|Birth Name||Victor Jorgen Nilsson Lindelof|
|Place Of Birth||Vasteras, Sweden|
|Awards||2016, 2019 Fotbollsgalan Best Defender, 2018, 2019 Guldbollen, etc.|
|Brothers||Zacharias Nilsson Lindelof|
|Wife||Maja Nilsson Lindelof|
|Height||Six ft. 2 inches|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Source of Wealth||Football Career|
|Net Worth||€9 Million|
|Current Club||Manchester United|
Victor Lindelof Biography
Victor Lindelof was born on July 17, 1994, in Vasteras, Sweden. He was born in Sweden to his father, Jorgen Lindelof, and his mother, Ulrica Lindelof, and grew up with his brother, Zacharias Nilsson Lindelof. He is of Swedish origin and Caucasian ethnicity. His faith is Christianity. Cancer is his horoscope sign.
Height, And Weight
How tall is Victor Lindelof? Victor Lindelof stands at 1.87m, i.e., 6 feet and 2 inches tall. He has a body weight of 80kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is dark brown, and his hair color is black. His sexual orientation is straight.
- On July 1, 2017, he agreed to terms with Manchester United for €35 million (with a possible €10 million in add-ons).
- In September 2019, he signed a new contract that will keep him at the company until 2024, with the possibility of renewing for another year.
- He has represented Sweden at several different ages.
- He was a member of Sweden’s U21 team that won the UEFA European U21 Championship in 2015. On March 24, 2016, he made his international debut for Sweden in a 2-1 friendly loss to Turkey.
- Since making his debut, he has collected over 40 caps for his country.
Victor Lindelof Wife & Marriage
Looking at his personal life, Victor Lindelof is a married guy. He married his long-time fiancée, Maja Nilsson Lindelof, at the end of May 2018, in Sweden. The couple was blessed with a kid born in March 2019. He has an intimate relationship with his love and son, and they are enjoying their life blissfully together.
Victor Lindelof Net Worth
Victor Lindelof earns from his professional career as a football player. His revenue is through contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. In July 2011, he signed for Portuguese club Benfica for €3.06 million. In July 2017, he signed for Manchester United for €35 million (with a potential €10 million in add-ons). As of October 2023, his projected net worth is €9 million, and his salary is £7.2 million. His market value is roughly €24 million.
- He wears shirt number 2 for Manchester United.
- He was a member of Sweden’s U21 team that won the UEFA European U21 Championship in 2015.
- 2016, 2019 Fotbollsgalan Best Defender.