Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg – Player Profile
Danish Midfielder, Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, signed with Spurs during the summer transfer window on a five-year contract, taking the number 5 shirt, once belonging to Jan Vertonghen.
The 25-year-old has spent the past five years playing for Southampton, making over 100 appearances for The Saints.
Hojbjerg made his professional debut at the age of 17 with Bayern Munich. His performance made him the youngest player in the Bayern Munich first team in the Bundesliga.
The Danish star was stripped of his captaincy with The Saints in June after stating that he would not sign a new contract. It is said that Hojbjeg had his sights set on Spurs from the beginning.
Hojbjerg revealed his excitement of his new Spurs journey, stating that he feels that it is a club that he could remain in for a long time.
He made his Spurs debut in September as Spurs took on Everton. We can’t wait to see how Hojbjerg progresses at Tottenham and what he will continue to bring to the table.