Simon Kjaer

Born: March 26, 1989 (age 28)

Height: 6'2" (189cm)
Weight: 12st 13lb (82kg)

Hometown: Horsens, Denmark
Nationality: Denmark Danish

Position: Centre-back
Team: Lille (no. 14)
Simon Kjaer
Career History
Senior2013-Lille
Sports Mole has 78 articles about Simon Kjaer. Articles 1 to 40:
Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah celebrates after scoring during his side's Champions League clash with Sevilla on September 13, 2017
Result: Wasteful Liverpool held at home by Sevilla in Champions League return
Liverpool are held to a 2-2 draw at home to Sevilla in their Champions League Group E opener.
Sep 13, 21:40
Philippe Coutinho in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Southampton on May 7, 2017
Team News: Philippe Coutinho on Liverpool bench
Philippe Coutinho is named on the Liverpool bench as they welcome Sevilla in the Champions League.
Sep 13, 18:32
A pensive Arsene Wenger during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Report: Arsenal launch £10m Simon Kjaer bid
Arsenal reportedly launch a £10m offer for Fenerbahce centre-back Simon Kjaer as the Gunners look to beat Liverpool to the signing of the Dane.
Jun 14, 15:15
Marco Silva watches on during the EFL Cup semi-final between Hull City and Manchester United on January 26, 2017
Hull City plan move for Fenerbahce defender Simon Kjaer?
Hull City are reportedly keen on signing Fenerbahce defender Simon Kjaer should they avoid relegation from the Premier League.
Apr 27, 11:56
Lille's Danish defender Simon Kjaer (L) celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the French League Cup football match Lille (LOSC) vs Nantes (FCN) on January 14, 2014
Fenerbahce reject rumours linking Simon Kjaer to Chelsea
Fenerbahce dismiss suggestions that Chelsea have agreed a deal to Simon Kjaer and label recent reports in the British press as "manipulative"
Jan 11, 15:23
Lille's Danish defender Simon Kjaer (L) celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the French League Cup football match Lille (LOSC) vs Nantes (FCN) on January 14, 2014
Chelsea keen on Fenerbahce defender Simon Kjaer?
Chelsea are reportedly considering a move for Fenerbahce defender Simon Kjaer during the January transfer window.
Dec 20, 12:57
Zlatan Ibrahimovic FINALLY in a Manchester United shirt on August 27, 2016
Fenerbahce's Simon Kjaer blasts "arrogant" Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Simon Kjaer hits out at Zlatan Ibrahimovic after the Swedish striker appeared to grab his opponent by the throat in Manchester United's defeat to Fenerbahce.
Nov 4, 22:33
Zlatan Ibrahimovic FINALLY in a Manchester United shirt on August 27, 2016
Zlatan Ibrahimovic 'to avoid UEFA action over altercation with Simon Kjaer'
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic reportedly avoids retrospective UEFA action for appearing to grab the throat of Fenerbahce defender Simon Kjaer.
Nov 4, 10:30
Wayne Rooney applauds Manchester United supporters on September 24, 2016
Team News: Wayne Rooney returns as Zlatan Ibrahimovic is dropped
Wayne Rooney starts at centre-forward for Manchester United in Thursday's Europa League clash with Fenerbahce, while Zlatan Ibrahimovic is dropped to the bench.
Nov 3, 17:00
Leverkusen`s defender Omer Toprak reacts after the German first division Bundesliga football match against Schalke 04 February 15, 2014
Arsenal weighing up bids for Omer Toprak, Simon Kjaer?
Omer Toprak and Simon Kjaer, of Bayer Leverkusen and Fenerbahce respectively, are both reportedly targets for Arsenal as their search for a new defender goes on.
Aug 15, 19:52
Monaco's Colombian forward Radamel Falcao celebrates a goal during the French L1 football match Monaco vs Saint Etienne on October 5, 2013
Result: Emmanuel Emenike hits brace in Fenerbahce win
Emmanuel Emenike scores twice as Fenerbahce record a 2-1 win over AS Monaco in the first leg of their third qualifying round clash in the Champions League.
Jul 27, 21:24
Sweden's forward and team captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic (L) celebartes after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 second leg play-off football match between Denmark and Sweden at Parken stadium in Copenhagen on November 17, 2015
Live Commentary: Denmark 2-2 Sweden - as it happened
Relive the action from Copenhagen as Sweden progressed to Euro 2016 at the expense of their local rivals Denmark with Sports Mole's full text commentary.
Nov 17, 19:14
Albania's Burim Kukeli (L) vies with Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo (R) during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Albania and Portugal at the Elbasan Arena in Elbasan on September 7, 2015.
Preview: Portugal vs. Denmark
Sports Mole previews the Euro 2016 Group I clash between Portugal and Denmark.
Oct 7, 00:41
Nicklas Bendtner #11 of Denmark celebrates after scoring his team's first goal to equalise during the FIFA 2014 world cup qualifier between Denmark and Italy on October 11, 2013
Result: Denmark held by determined Albania
Denmark's Euro 2016 qualifier with Albania ends goalless.
Sep 4, 21:38
Albania's Ermir Lenjani and Ansi Agolli celebrate after scoring during the Euro 2016 qualifying round football match between Albania and Denmark at the Elbasan Arena Stadium, on October 11, 2014
Preview: Denmark vs. Albania
Sports Mole previews Friday's key Euro 2016 Group I qualifier between Denmark and Albania in Copenhagen.
Sep 2, 18:56
Shakhtar's players celebrate scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League third qualifying round football match between FC Shakhtar Donetsk and Fenerbahce SC in Lviv on August 5, 2015
Live Commentary: Shakhtar Donetsk 3-0 Fenerbahce - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the Champions League third round qualifying tie between Shakhtar Donetsk and Fenerbahce.
Aug 5, 18:45
Teammates celebrate with Zlatan Ibrahimovic #10 of Paris Saint-Germain after his first half goal against Chelsea during their International Champions Cup match at Bank of America Stadium on July 25, 2015
Preview: Lille vs. Paris Saint-Germain
Sports Mole looks ahead to Paris Saint-Germain's first Ligue 1 encounter of 2015-16 season away at Lille.
Aug 5, 12:51
Lille's Danish defender Simon Kjaer (L) celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the French League Cup football match Lille (LOSC) vs Nantes (FCN) on January 14, 2014
Fenerbahce's Simon Kjaer: 'We must overcome Shakhtar Donetsk'
New Fenerbahce defender Simon Kjaer says that it is "very important" for his side to overcome Shakhtar Donetsk in the third qualifying round of the Champions League.
Jul 28, 14:10
Lille's Danish defender Simon Kjaer (L) celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the French League Cup football match Lille (LOSC) vs Nantes (FCN) on January 14, 2014
Feherbahce 'close on Simon Kjaer deal'
Simon Kjaer reportedly travels to Istanbul for further talks with Fenerbahce over a possible summer transfer.
Jun 14, 20:05
Lille's Danish defender Simon Kjaer (L) celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the French League Cup football match Lille (LOSC) vs Nantes (FCN) on January 14, 2014
Manchester United 'interested in Simon Kjaer deal'
Simon Kjaer emerges as a reported summer transfer target for Manchester United.
Apr 3, 01:14
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel celebrates after opening the scoring during the French L1 football match Saint-Etienne (ASSE) vs Lille (LOSC) on March 22, 2015
Result: Saint-Etienne's Max Gradel sinks 10-man Lille
Former Leeds striker Max Gradel scores twice as Saint-Etienne continue their fine form with a win over Lille.
Mar 22, 14:52
Lille's Senegalese midfielder Idrissa Gueye (C) celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Lille (LOSC) and Lyon (OL) on February 28, 2015
Result: Lille hang on to shock Lyon as Marcos Lopes scores second-half winner
Marcos Lopes inspires Lille to a second-half comeback victory over Lyon in Ligue 1.
Feb 28, 16:55
Lyon's French midfielder Corentin Tolisso (2nd R) celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Lille (LOSC) and Lyon (OL) on February 28, 2015
Half-Time Report: Corentin Tolisso gives Lyon a half-time lead at Lille
Midfielder Corentin Tolisso slots Lyon into a half-time lead away at Lille in Ligue 1.
Feb 28, 15:54
Bastia's Guinean forward Francois Kamano is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Bastia (SCB) vs Metz (FCM) on February 7, 2015
Team News: Bastia put faith in lone striker Giovanni Sio ahead of Lille visit
Bastia decide to start Giovanni Sio as a lone striker as they welcome Lille to the Stade Armand Cesari in Ligue 1.
Feb 21, 18:30
Lille's Danish defender Simon Kjaer (L) celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the French League Cup football match Lille (LOSC) vs Nantes (FCN) on January 14, 2014
Juventus line up Lille's Simon Kjaer?
Danish defender Simon Kjaer could be set for a return to Italy with Juventus lining up a summer move for the Lille man, according to reports.
Feb 10, 22:31
Monaco's Dimitar Berbatov celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Sochaux during their Ligue 1 match on March 8, 2014
Team News: Monaco's Dimitar Berbatov passed fit to face Lille
Dimitar Berbatov will serve as the lone striker for Monaco's trip to Lille.
Jan 24, 15:37
Monaco's Portuguese head coach Leonardo Jardim is pictured during the French L1 football match between Bastia (SCB) and Monaco (ASM) in Bastia, Corsica, France on October 25, 2014
Preview: Lille vs. AS Monaco
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Ligue 1 match between Lille and in-form Monaco at the Stade Pierre-Mauvoy.
Jan 22, 21:21
Lille's Danish defender Simon Kjaer (L) celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the French League Cup football match Lille (LOSC) vs Nantes (FCN) on January 14, 2014
Result: Lille through to last four of Coupe de la Ligue
Sebastien Corchia and Simon Kjear are on target as Lille book their place in the Coupe de la Ligue semi-finals with a 2-0 win over Nantes.
Jan 14, 22:05
Lille's Swiss forward Michael Frey is congratulated by teammates after scoring during the French League Cup football match Lille vs Bordeaux on December 17, 2014
Result: Adama Traore fires Lille past Evian TG
Adama Traore scores the only goal of the game as Lille secure a 1-0 win over Evian TG.
Jan 7, 21:22
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during their French L1 football match Lille vs PSG on December 3, 2014
Result: Paris Saint-Germain miss out on top spot following Lille stalemate
Paris Saint-Germain miss the opportunity to move to the top of Ligue 1 after drawing with Lille.
Dec 3, 21:53
Bordeaux' Abdou Traore vies with Lille's Jonathan Delaplace during the French L1 football match Girondins de Bordeaux vs LOSC Lille on November 30, 2014
Result: Cheick Diabate gives Bordeaux narrow win over Lille
A second-half Cheick Diabate goal gives Bordeaux a narrow 1-0 win against Lille in their Ligue 1 clash at the Stade Jacques Chaban-Delmas.
Nov 30, 14:57
Denmark's defender Simon Kjaer celebrates with his teammates after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 group I qualifying football match between Serbia and Denmark in Belgrade on November 14, 2014
Result: Denmark retain top spot with win in Serbia
Nicklas Bendtner strikes twice as Denmark come from behind to beat Serbia 3-1 in Group I of the Euro 2016 qualifiers.
Nov 14, 21:40
Lille's Divock Origi celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Sochaux during their Ligue 1 match on February 8, 2014
Simon Kjaer: 'Divock Origi can be truly great for Liverpool'
Simon Kjaer claims that Divock Origi has the potential to become a "truly great player" when he returns to Liverpool next summer.
Nov 6, 04:16
St Etienne's Ivorian forward Max Gradel celebrates after scoring a goal during the French first division L1 football match against Lille OSC on November 1, 2014
Result: Lille, Saint-Etienne play out dramatic draw
Lille and Saint-Etienne both miss chances to win the game from the penalty spot before settling for a 1-1 draw in Ligue 1.
Nov 1, 21:01
Rennes' French midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure is congratulated by Rennes' Switss midfielder Gelson Fernandez after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Rennes (SRFC) and Lille (LOSC) on October 26, 2014
Result: Rennes see off Lille
Rennes beat Lille 2-0 in today's Ligue 1 clash at the Stade de la Route-de-Lorient.
Oct 26, 14:55
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Result: Lasse Vibe earns late point for Denmark against Albania
Lasse Vibe's 81st-minute goal snatches Denmark a draw against Albania in Euro 2016 qualifying.
Oct 11, 21:43
Albania's Ermir Lenjani and Ansi Agolli celebrate after scoring during the Euro 2016 qualifying round football match between Albania and Denmark at the Elbasan Arena Stadium, on October 11, 2014
Half-Time Report: Ermir Lenjani gives Albania shock lead against Denmark
Ermir Lenjani scores to give Albania a slender half-time advantage over Denmark in their Euro 2016 qualifier in Tirana.
Oct 11, 20:39
Lille's Belgium forward Divock Origi is congratuled by his teammates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Lille vs Bastia on September 27, 2014
Result: Divock Origi moves Lille into second spot with tight win over Bastia
Lille move into second spot in the Ligue 1 standings as a first-half goal from Divock Origi hands them a slender 1-0 victory over Bastia.
Sep 27, 21:16
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Result: Mathieu Bodmer goal sees off Lille
Nice move towards the top half of the Ligue 1 table after a Mathieu Bodmer goal earns them a 1-0 win over Lille.
Sep 24, 20:22
Steven Naismith (R) of Everton celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Europa League Group H match between Everton and VFL Wolfsburg on September 18, 2014
Europa League roundup: Everton, Napoli off to winning starts
Everton, Napoli and Fiorentina are among those to get their Europa League campaign off to a winning start.
Sep 18, 22:26



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Paris Saint-GermainPSG1311204393435
2MonacoMonaco1392235132229
3Lyon1375132151726
4Marseille137422718925
5NantesNantes137241213-123
6Caen13616914-519
7Saint-EtienneSt Etienne135351418-418
8Montpellier HSCMontpellier1345498117
9Bordeaux134541719-217
10Toulouse134451217-516
11Rennes134361517-215
12AmiensAmiens134361114-315
13Dijon134361722-515
14Troyes134361318-515
15GuingampGuingamp134361422-815
16Angers132831720-314
17Nice134271520-514
18StrasbourgStrasbourg133461524-913
19Lille133371219-712
20Metz131111524-194
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