Premier League is back and so is ‘the baby-faced assassin’ Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Ole who has been married to Silje Solskjær since 1974 manages Manchester United in the English league.
After mixed results last season, he has a lot to prove to his fans and the critics. United finished sixth last season. This came after a series of defeats at the later stages of the competition.
His team will face Chelsea in the opening game of this season. Chelsea who is now being managed by the club captain Frank Lampard had a decent pre-season.
Fans have compared the status of Ole with that of Frank. Both players are legends for their team and both have a relatively short managerial experience.
Come Sunday, we will know who comes out on top. The game is being held in Old Trafford. This will surely provide an edge to United. However, we won’t be surprised if Chelsea runs havoc at Old Trafford under their new passionate manager.
Here, we will discuss in brief regarding Ole’s wife and her career so far.
Silje Solskjaer Age
Silje Solskjaer is 45 years old. She was born in 1974.
Her husband is 46 years of age. Additionally, he was born in Kristiansund, Norway.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Wife
Most people who watch the premier league will know about Silje. She is the wife of Ole Gunnar Solskjær. The pair began dating in 1992.
They broke off after Ole joined the military. However, they reconciled later and tied the knot in 2004. Their wedding took place in Florida.
Silje Solskjaer Net Worth Details
There are no details available about Silje’s present net worth. There is very little information regarding what she does for a living.
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Her husband, however, makes an impressive sum of money through his profession. He has an estimated net worth of £1.9million. Additionally, he has earned £20million throughout his career.
These amounts seem completely justified. He is the manager of one of the biggest teams in England. This suggests that he makes adequate earnings as a manager.
Their Children Facts
The pair have three children together. Their sons are Noah, Karna, and Elijah. There are multiple reports that Noah’s favorite player is the club legend, Wayne Rooney.
The children have accompanied their father on the pitch multiple times. We don’t know if they will follow their father’s footsteps.
Don’t be surprised if you see three Solskjaers in United Shirt in 10 years’ time.
Some Facts on her Husband
He is a Norwegian professional football manager. Previously, he played as a forward for Manchester United. Additionally, he scored 126 goals for the team in 366 games.
He announced his retirement from football in 2007. Moreover, he became United’s reserve team manager in 2008. He eventually signed a three-year contract and took over Jose Mourinho for the 2018–19 season.
For his country Norway, he has scored 23 goals in 67 games. He also played for Clausenengen. He played for the team between 1990 and 1994. Additionally, he scored 115 goals in 109 games.
For Molde, he scored 31 goals in 42 games. So far, he has managed teams including Molde and Cardiff City. He has the chance to start fresh in this season of the premier league.