9 facts about Christian Eriksen

1. Christian Eriksen received his first senior Denmark call-up in February 2010, making his debut in Denmark's friendly match against Austria in March, to become Denmark's fourth youngest full international, being the youngest debutant since Michael Laudrup.

2. Christian Eriksen was called up for the Danish U-21 squad to the European championship in Denmark in 2011, the Danish team only participated in the group stage and Christian Eriksen scored a goal against Belarus.

3. Christian Eriksen was called up to the Denmark national under-17 football team in July 2007, and impressed in his debut for the team on 31 July.

4. On 17 March 2018, Christian Eriksen scored twice in an FA Cup fixture against Swansea to send Spurs to the semi-final for the second season running.

5. Between November and December 2014, Christian Eriksen scored late winners against Aston Villa, Hull City and Swansea City which he credited to the Argentine manager for raising the team's fitness levels.

6. Christian Eriksen continued to impress for Ajax and his strong contribution, both in terms of goal and assist returns, helped the club to a second consecutive league title.

7. In between the milestone goals, Christian Eriksen was named Danish Talent of the Year.

8. On 17 October 2008, Christian Eriksen signed a two-and-a-half-year contract with Amsterdam-based club, Ajax.

9. Christian Dannemann Christian Eriksen is a Danish professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur and the Danish national team.