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Top facts about Alexander Isak

Tue 27 April 2021 | 18:00

A look at the top facts about Alexander Isak, Real Sociedad's forward.

Alexander Isak was born on 21 September 1999, is a Swedish football player who plays as a forward for La Liga club 

Real Sociedad

 and the Sweden national team. He is a very dangerous striker in the box.

Although only 21 years old, he has made a name for himself and introduces himself as a regular striker at Real Sociedad. He is tall (1.94 m), he also works well on the ground and has good technique and speed. He has always performed well against the great teams of LaLiga and has always been poisonous.

Of course, he and his team have had many ups and downs this year. But given his young age, he can be considered one of the football talents of the future. Of course, if he wants more ambitions, he must upgrade himself and play for the top teams such as you know, as well as be able to win several team titles.

Isak has gone through all the stages of the Swedish national team youth and shows that he has had a steady and growing trend. As we said, he has never won a team award and he hopes to win it.

He and his team are trying to achieve the Champions League quota in LaLiga 20/21 this year. In this way, they are competing with various teams, including Sevilla, Real Betis, which has been surprising this year, and 

Villarreal

.

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Last year, during a game when there was still racism in football, it was the turn of racist slogans against Alexander Isak, the player of the Swedish national team was the target of insults during the match against Romania in the Euro 2020 qualifier.

The referee then stopped the game. Isak, who came on as a substitute in the 78th minute, was ridiculed by Romanian fans every time he stepped on the ball. Then the game was stopped and the people present in the stadium were warned about their behavior and permission was issued to continue the game.

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top facts about Alexander Isak

, Real Sociedad's striker.

Alexander Isak Information

In the following article, we will take a look at the 

top facts about Alexander Isak

. we want to talk about Alexander Isak's religion and Personal Info.

Bio

  • Full Name

    : Alexander Isak

  • Profession

    : Professional Football Player

  • Nickname

    : "The New Zlatan" or "Giraffe"

  • Current Team

    : Real Sociedad

Bodily Stats

  • Height

    : 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)

  • Weight

    : 75kg

  • Hair Color

    : Black

  • Eye color

    : Brown

  • Hairstyle

    : short

Soccer Information

  • Position

    : Forward

  • Shirt Number

    : 19

  • Career start

    : 2005

Personal Info

  • Relationship status

    : Single

  • Sexuality

    : Straight

  • father

    : Mr. Isak,

  • Mother

    : Mrs. Isak

  • brother

    : Sened Teame

  • Wife

    : No wife

Date of Birth and individual Info

  • Date of Birth

    : 21 September 1999

  • Birth Place

    : Solna, Stockholm, Sweden

  • Age

    : 21

  • Religion

    : Unknown

  • Nationality

    : Swedish

Alexander Isak Early Life

In this part, we will look at the top facts about Alexander Isak and

Alexander Isak childhood

. Alexander Isak was born on September 21, 1999 (age 21) in Solna, Sweden. He is a renowned footballer. His citizenship is Eritrean, Swedish. Alexander Isak has 1 brother and no sister. His brother's name: Sened Teame. 

As we said before, Isak was born and grow up in Solna Municipality, in the center of Stockholm County, by Eritrean families. He began performing for the younger team of the biggest club in the field, the team he supports, AIK, when he was 6 years old.

Alexander Isak Career Statistics

Isak played his first-match for AIK on 28 February 2016, playing as a replacement in the 75th minute of the Swedish Cup away game over fourth- rank side Tenhults IF. At age 16, Isak netted a goal in the 6–0 win.

On 7 April 2016, AIK head coach Andreas Alm added Isak to the beginning squad on matchday 2 of the Allsvenskan in an away match over Östersunds FK, beside mate young forward Carlos Strandberg. He protected the win for his side, netting the second goal in a 2–0 victory, thus becoming the junior scorer for AIK in Allsvenskan record at the age of 16 years and 199 days.

On 25 April, Isak scored his initial goal at AIK's home area, Friends Arena, scored the first goal in a 2–1 win over IF Elfsborg.

On 3 May 2016, Isak signed his initial deal till 2018, having amazed in his initial matches, and establishing himself as a regular every game. Between gamedays 8 and 9, head coach Alm was laid off, but Isak was affirmed in the squad by new coach Rikard Norling.

On 21 September 2016, he turned 17 years old, he netted 2 important goals in AIK's 3–0 derby victory against arch-rivals Djurgårdens IF. He was after stated by team-mate Chinedu Obasi as "Sweden's new 

Zlatan Ibrahimović

".

On 23 January 2017, Isak agreed with Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund on a long-time deal, until the summer of 2022.

The move payment was unrevealed but the report proposed that it was given at €9 million, which would be the greatest move payment ever given for an Allsvenskan player. Before agreeing with Dortmund, Isak according to reports rejected a transfer to Real Madrid.

Having not able to play in the 2018–19 Bundesliga season for Borussia Dortmund, Isak was lent to Dutch Eredivisie club Willem II. On 28 February 2019, he scored the balancer and the winning penalty over AZ Alkmaar in the final four of the KNVB Cup, helping Willem II touch the Dutch cup final for the initial time since 2005.

On 30 March 2019, he became the first player in history to score 3 penalties in an Eredivisie game, in a 3–2 victory over Fortuna Sittard. On 14 April 2019, Isak became the primary foreign-born player in the Eredivisie to net 12 goals in his initial 12 league matches.

On 12 June 2019, Isak signed a 5-year contract with Real Sociedad, value at £988/000 each year, membership of the La Liga club on 1 July 2019, in which he netted his initial goal in his first match.

International

Isak was called to the Sweden national team for the friendly games over Ivory Coast on 8 January 2017 and 

Slovakia

 on 12 January.

He played his first game over the Ivory Coast, coming on for Per Frick in the 62nd minute of a 1–2 defeat. He began the second match over Slovakia, scoring the initial goal in a 6–0 victory in the 19th minute, becoming the junior goalscorer ever in the record of the Sweden national team.

On 23 March 2019, Isak had his initial show for Sweden, when he substituted Robin Quaison in the 88th minute in a UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying match over 

Romania

, which Sweden won 2–1.

Isak netted his initial competitive goal for Sweden on 7 June 2019, when Sweden overcome Malta in a UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying match at Friends Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. Isak netted the final goal in a 3–0 victory.

Alexander Isak Relationships

We can not hide in this part that he is a beautiful painting painted by Picasso and he is both tall and beautiful and famous.

But at the moment and at the time we are writing this article, that is, in 2021, he has preferred not to get involved and focus more on football and its successes. Of course, the relationship does not detract from his success, but each person's perception is different.

Alexander Isak Personal Life

Alex was not one of those players or people who made a name for themselves because their father was a footballer or those around them played football. He did not look for special circumstances and waited until he got the chance.

Isak tried very hard to reach this position. He is of African descent and originally from East Africa. He is very popular in that region and this can be seen from the photos and clips that have been published in cyberspace.

He has also done a lot of humanitarian work, visiting and occasionally visiting African boys and girls. This has made him very popular in the world of football.

Alexander Isak Body Measurement

As we said before, 

Alexander Isak height

 is 1.92m. 

Alexander Isak weighs

 about 75 kg. Isak, due to his stature, plays the leading role in air battles. Of course, the reason is not only his height. He also has good jumps and usually throws the first ball in the air.

Also, despite the assumption that the tall ones have low speed, but he has high speed and duels with defenders are successful.

Alexander Isak Market Value and Stats

Alexander Isak market value

 is at € 22.00m in the 20/21 season. He is ranked number 3 among all Real Sociedad players. Alexander Isak's ranked number 58 among all players of the LaLiga 20/21.

It is interesting you know through top fact about Alexander Isak, his ranked number 24 among all players born 1999.

Alexander Isak stats

Another top Fact about

Alexander Isak

, about his profile in 20/21 is in relation to games and performance. He has made 29 appearances for Real Sociedad this season in LaLiga 20/21, receiving three yellow cards and not a red card. He scored 14 goals and 2 assists.

He has played in 69% of games from the beginning and shows that he does have a very stable position in the team and has played more as a regular. He was also present in 63% of possible minutes and as we said before he scored 12 goals that sound good for the striker.

Also, he played 8 games in Europa League 20/21 for Real Sociedad and 1 appearance in

Copa del Rey

20/21 for them, and 1 game in Supercopa 20/21.

In total, at the moment of writing, he has played 39 games for Real Sociedad, scored 14 goals and 2 assists. He has been able to play in 2.627 minutes this season, which shows that he is having a great season.

Some Short top facts about Alexander Isak

Alexander Isak is active on social media. 

Alexander Isak Instagram

 account, 

alex_isak

 has around 307k followers. 73 posts, his first post on April 8, 2016, he shared the photo of the goal celebration. However, he is not very active on Instagram and not communicates with his audience and fans this way.

The most interesting top fact about 

Alexander Isak tattoos

 is that there are not many photos of Alexander Isak without a shirt, but what is clear is that he is not interested in tattoos, unlike many footballers, and this can be seen from his hands. His personality style did not allow him to do it.

Alexander Isak Entertainment

He spends part of his time with children, as mentioned earlier. He said: "Lucky to have met the future of Eritrea. So talented and humble. Seeing them smile is something special." Also, one of his hobbies is going to the mountains and he enjoys his free time!

Alexander Isak Quotes 

Racism

: As we mentioned before, About a year ago, Swedish national team striker Alexander Isak, who joined Real Sociedad in the summer of 2019, was verbally attacked by racists during Sweden's 2-0 win over Romania.

Alexander Isak told Cmore after the game:" I just asked the referee if he heard anything. A few minutes later, the referee stopped the game and said he had heard something. He asked me, "Should I stop playing?" To which I replied no, you do not need to do this. Racist words are things that should not be said. This is very sad."

The New Zlatan

: The young and talented striker of Real Sociedad does not want to compare himself with anyone. Alexander Isak, a 21-year-old Swedish striker, told FourFourTwo on March 4, 2017, when he was just 17 years old and played for Dortmund:" People say I am the new Zlatan but I am myself. I do not try to be like anyone else."

Alexander Isak In Fifa 21

In this part, we will look at the top facts about Alexander Isak. He was born on Sept. 21, 1999. He is presently 21 years old and plays as a forward for Real Sociedad in

Spain

. His overall rating in FIFA 21 is 80 with a potential of 86. Isak has achieved 4-star skill moves.

He chooses to shoot with his right foot. Isak's height is 192 cm and his weight is measured at 75 kg according to our database. Currently, Alexander Isak is playing with numbers 19 and 11. His great statistics are Shot Power: 84, Sprint Speed: 83, Finishing: 83, Att. Position: 82, Acceleration: 82. 

Alexander Isak Advertisements

In addition to earning money from football, players also earn money through advertising. One of the brands that Isak has advertised Adidas. As other players have a contract with Adidas, he advertises them, and the last time he advertises was on 19 January 2021.

Alexander Isak Injury

Alexander Isak has missed a total of 18 games due to injury throughout his career. All of the injuries are related to his time in

Borussia Dortmund

, where he missed a total of 96 days due to a knee injury, arm problems, and shoulder injury.

The interesting thing is that Isak has not been injured in Real Sociedad as yet, which shows that he had a good pre-season and also shows the great importance of recovery after the games. Of course, with all this, there must be a little bit of luck.

Alexander Isak Achievements

We round up our article on the top facts about Alexander Isak with a list of his most notable achievements and records at the club and international level.

As mentioned before, Alexander Isak, due to his young age and the teams he has played for, has not been able to achieve much success. He is indeed just 21 years old, but it should also be taken into account that football is no longer the same as before and the age of success has decreased a lot.

A player who wants to introduce himself as the best player must start earning honors at an early age. Because they have a lot of ambitious rivals like

Kylian Mbappé

, Erling Haaland, and other talented players.

Let's go through Top facts about Alexander Isak honors:

Individual

  • Allsvenskan Newcomer of the Year

    : 2016

  • Allsvenskan Player of the Month

    : September 2016

Records

  • Youngest goalscorer of the Sweden national football team

    : 17 years, 3 months, and 22 days – (one goal in a 6–0 win against Slovakia on 12 January 2017)

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