Danish professional footballer Mathias Jensen (born 1 January 1996) competes for both the Denmark national team and Premier League side Brentford as a midfielder. The Nordsjaelland academy produced Jensen, who started his senior career with the team in 2016.
He moved to Celta Vigo in 2018 after serving as a team regular for two seasons. He moved to Brentford after a season marred by injuries in 2018–19 and was a member of the group that won promotion to the Premier League in 2021. Jensen, a former youth international for Denmark, debuted for his full country in 2020.
Mathias Jensen Bio/Wiki
|Birth Name||Mathias Ross Jensen|
|Nick Name||Mathias Jensen|
|Age (as of 2023)||27 years|
|Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign||Capricorn|
|Birth Place||Jerslev, Denmark|
|Date of Birth||1 January 1996|
|Hobbies||Music and Gym|
|Mother's Name||Ane Kirstine Larsen|
|Father's Name||Jens Mathiasen|
Marital Status, Wife and Children
|Girlfriend||Victoria Marie Strandstoft|
|Jersey Number||• Denmark - 24|
• Brentford FC - 8
|Current Team(s)||• Denmark|
• Brentford FC
|League level||First Tier|
|Caps/Goals||20 / 1|
|Career Manager/ Player Agent||Nordic Sky|
|Traits||• Long Throw-in|
• Long Passer
|Style Of Play||• Likes to play long balls|
• Plays the ball off the ground often
• Counter attack threat
• Likes to tackle
|Strengths||• Taking set-pieces|
• Ball interception
• Aerial Duels
Height and , Weight
|Height||• in meters - 1.8 m|
• in feet inches - 5′ 11″
|Weight||• in kilograms - 68 kg|
• in pounds - 150 lbs
Extra Ordinary Features
|Race / Ethnicity||Danish|
|Chest Size||36 inches|
|Biceps Size||14 inches|
|Waist Size||32 inches|
|Favorite Playing Position||Central Midfield|
|Favorite Car||Not Available|
|Favorite Drinks||Red Wine|
|Favorite Cell Phone/Brand||Iphone|
- EFL Championship play-offs: 2021
- Danish Talent of the Year: 2017
- FC Nordsjælland Player of the Year: 2017–18
Mathias Jensen Net Worth
The range of Mathias Jensen’s net worth or income is thought to be between €2,400,000. However, his major occupation as a soccer player has brought him a significant amount of wealth.
|Estimated Net Worth in 2023 (Approx)||€2,400,000|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)||€2,331,680|
|Salary Per Year (Approx)||€988,000|
|Salary per Week||€19,000|
|Contract Signed/Extension||Jul 10, 2019|
|Contract Expires||Jun 30, 2023|
|Income Source||Professional Footballer|
Mathias Jensen FIFA 22 Stats
In FIFA 22, Mathias Jensen has an overall rating of 74 and his potential is also 77.
FIFA 22 Stats
Overall Rating In FIFA 22
Potential In FIFA 22
|50||Heading Accuracy||68||FK Accuracy|
|76||Short Passing||77||Long Passing|
|72||Defensive Awareness||60||Sliding Tackle|
- Jensen, a midfielder, graduated from Nordsjaelland’s youth and signed a three-year professional deal in January 2015.
- He was promoted to the first team roster for the 2015–16 season and made five appearances, making one goal, which came in a 2-2 tie with Randers on May 1, 2016, during the campaign.
- Before 2017–18 proved to be his breakout season, Jensen was a regular in the 2016–17 campaign, recording 22 appearances.
- His accomplishments were recognized by the DBU and his club, with the DBU 2017 Talent of the Year and FC Nordsjlland Player of the Year awards, respectively.
- He made 36 appearances, scored 12 goals, and was given the captaincy, and all of these things were noted in his résumé.
- In August 2018, Jensen left Nordsjlland after three early 2018–19 outings.
- Jensen moved to Spain on August 8 and signed a five-year contract with La Liga team Celta Vigo.
- He only made six appearances during the injury-plagued 2018–19 season before leaving the team in July 2019.
- On July 10, 2019, Jensen relocated to England and signed a four-year deal with the option of an extra year with Championship team Brentford for an unknown sum, which was reported £3.5 million.
- The 2019–20 season, which was capped off with a loss in the 2020 Championship play-off Final, saw him make 43 appearances and score one goal.
- During the 2020–21 season, Jensen made a career-high 53 games, and he celebrated his promotion to the Premier League by winning the 2021 Championship Play-Off Final.
- Jensen missed the first three games of the regular season as well as the entirety of Brentford’s 2021–22 preseason due to a “badly gashed” foot he sustained while serving on international service.
- Jensen only made 35 appearances while being limited to a combination of starter and substitute roles.
- Between the U18 and U21 levels, Jensen made 30 appearances and scored 3 goals for Denmark.
- He participated in the Danish teams at the European U21 Championships in 2017 and 2019.
- Jensen was included in the senior team’s preliminary 35-man World Cup squad but was left out of the final roster.
- As a late substitute for injured Brentford colleague Christian Nrgaard in a three-match series in October 2020, Jensen was called up to the main Denmark squad.
- On October 7, he started in his first full international match, a 4-0 friendly victory over the Faroe Islands, and on October 15, in his fifth game, an 8-0 victory over Moldova in a 2022 World Cup qualifying match, he netted his first full international goal.
He is currently 27 years old (as of 2023).
He is 180 cm tall.
He plays as a midfielder.
After his transfer to Brentford FC, his net worth is €2,400,000 (as of 2023).