Pajtim Kasami Biography

Updated On Jul 16, 2018 Published On Sep 18, 2015
Facts of Pajtim Kasami
Date of Birth: 1992 , June-2
Birth Nation: Macedonia
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Pajtim Kasami
Birth Name
Nick Name
Nationality Swiss
Birth Place/City Andelfingen, Switzerland
Ethnicity Swiss
Profession Footballer
Working For FC Sion
Net Worth $10 million
Salary 63,720 Euros
Weight in KG 88 kg
Famous for Creative Plays
Affair with Nicole Scherzinger, Angela Maritini
Girlfriend Carmen Bruendler
Children No
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki
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Pajtim Kasami is a Swiss professional footballer who currently plays as a midfielder for the Swiss club, Sion and also plays for the Switzerland National Team alongside Xhedran Shaqiri and Valon Behrami

The six feet one inches' tall professional footballer Kasami was born on the 2nd of June, 1992 in Andelfingen, Switzerland. He was born to an Albanian originated family originally from Struga, Macedonia. Hence, he is of the Swiss nationality with a mixed ethnic background. 

The creative midfielder has had a number of relationship with famous screen girls. He was spotted together with the famed singer Nicole Scherzinger at the island of Mikonos in 2015. They were close enough and seemed like they were in a romantic relationship. 

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However, the pair didn't ever reveal about their relationship. Just three years after being spotted with Nicole, he has now formalized his relationship with his girlfriend or wife Carmen Bruendler. The pair looks to be in love and often posts photos of them together, vacationing. 

Some years ago, the man was also rumored to be in a love relationship with the Albanian model, Angela Martini. It has been heard that they were in a relationship together for around three months, but this relationship of him has also not been officialized by him. 

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When we go through his Instagram profile, the footballer can be seen with a child, a girl. The little girl's relationship with the player has not been specified yet. But, it seems as if the little girl is his cousin. 

As there are no extra details of his relationships it can be said that he loves to keep his personal matters to himself and act like a defensive player. 

Pajtim Kasami had been playing football since he was a child. He first joined the club Winterthur in 2003 when he was just 11. Since then, he has played for a number of youth teams such as Grasshopper in 2006, Liverpool Youth Team in 2008, and Lazio Youth Team in 2009.

In 2010, Kasami was promoted to the senior level team Bellinzona, a Swiss club. There he played a total of 10 games and scored 2 goals. Palermo recognized the palyer as soon as he started playing for Bellinzona as they bought him mid-season. In Palermo, Kasami had 14 appearances with no goals. 

The player raised the interest of the English Premier League Team, Fulham and he was bought off by the club for £1.44 million. There, he played for a total of two seasons excluding his time on loan at Luzem. In Fulham, he played 38 games with 3 goals scored. 

After that, he was transferred to the Greek club, Olympiacos for £4.50 million. He was there until 2017. During his tenure at the club, Kasami was loaned out in his last season to the English team Nottingham Forest

In 2017, the player was bought by Sion FC as a free transfer. Thre, he has played 26 games scoring at least 6 goals. 

The player was included in the Switzerland national team since 2007. He has played for the Switzerland U17, U18, U21, U23, and the senior teams. He was promoted to the senior team in 2013. Sadly, the player has not been included in World Cup games till now. 

In 2013, it was rumored that he earned a salary of 63,720 EUR. The players' highest market value up until now is £5.85 million whereas he is currently priced at around £2.25 million. According to sources, Kasami's net worth is estimated at around $10 million. But, the exact figure of her net worth is still under review.  

 

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Born in Zurich, Switzerland

June 2 , 1992

Pajtim Kasami is from a humble background, born in Zurich to parents from Albania. He was raised in Zürich. It’s quite difficult to find information related to his parents.

Joined Winterthur

2003

Pajtim Kasami was influenced by many football players; he was really charmed by the lavish lifestyles of many professional footballers. So, he also dreamed of becoming a professional footballer one day. During his early days, he played from Winterthur. Actually, at that time he played from the youth team.

Joined Grasshopper

2006

After playing from Winterthur for three years from the junior team, he then joined Grasshopper in 2006. He also became associated with them for three years and played from their junior team. While he was there, he also joined Liverpool on a year loan deal.

Made his senior team appearance

2010

It almost took him a decade to make his senior team appearance. He made his senior team appearance in 2010 from Bellinzona. He made only ten appearances there and also scored two goals. The same year, he joined another club.

Joined Fulham

July 25 , 2011

He has also played in the English Premier League from Fulham. He actually joined them on the summer transfer of 2011 from Palermo. He stayed there for three years and also appeared in 38 matches. He also scored three goals there.

Joined Olympiacos

July 9 , 2014

These days, he is playing from the Swiss club Olympiacos. He joined them last year from Fulham on a full ownership. He is still associated with them and he has also made 24 appearances from there. He has also scored four goals.

Made his international debut

2013

It took a long time for him to win international caps from his country. Actually, he previously had played from the Swiss national team, but that was not from the senior team. Till date, he has won six international caps from Switzerland and has also scored one goal.

Won Superleague Greece

2014

After joining Greek club, Olympiacos, he has become champion several times. He first won honorable trophy in 2014 and that was Superleague Greece. He has also won Greek Football Cup. He has also been honored with several individual awards.

Won FIFA U-17 World Cup

2009

He has also won several awards from his national team. In 2009, he won FIFA U-17 World Cup. After wining world cup with Switzerland in 2009, he also won several individual awards. After that, he got a chance to appear in the senior national team.