Elijah Solskjaer, the young and talented Norwegian footballer, has been making waves in the football community. As the youngest son of the legendary Manchester United player and current football manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Elijah is following in his father’s footsteps. Although not much is known about his early life, he has already made his mark in the sport’s world. Let’s delve into the life of this budding star and his journey so far.
Elijah Solskjaer Early Life and Family:
Born in Kristiansund, Norway, the exact birth date of Elijah Solskjaer remains undisclosed as he is not yet a professional footballer, and some information about him is kept private. He holds Norwegian citizenship, and his race is not specified. Elijah’s parents are Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Silje Solskjaer. Ole Gunnar, a former striker for Manchester United, has also managed various teams. Silje Solskjaer is well-known in the football community for her playing career. Elijah has two siblings, Noah Solskjaer, aged 19, and Karna Solskjaer, who will turn 16 in 2022.
Elijah Solskjaer Football Career:
Following in his father’s legacy, Elijah Solskjaer is currently part of the Manchester United academy. Although not yet a professional footballer, he has been making steady progress in his youth career. Financially supported by his father, Elijah is focused on developing his skills and passion for the sport. In 2020, he made his debut for the youth team, earning praise as a budding star.