Peter Schmeichel Rank
About Peter Schmeichel
He is a former Danish football player who is noted to have played as a goalkeeper during his playing days. Due to his outstanding performances, in 1992 and 1993, Peter Schmeichel earned himself an achievement for the "IFFHD World's Best Goalkeeper".
Schmeichel boasts of remarkable playing career which includes having captained the gigantic English club, Manchester United to a win at the 1999 UEFA Champions League Finals.
In addition to featuring for Manchester United, he has also played for clubs such as; Sporting CP (1999 - 2001), Aston Villa (2001 - 2002), and Manchester City (2002 - 2003).
He was born to mother, Inger Schmeichel, who was a nurse. His father was a Polish jazz musician, Antoni Schmeichel. He is noted to have three sisters.
He married Bente Schmeichel in 1991 but they divorced in 2013. He got married to a long-time lover and model, Laura von Lindholm in 2019. His children include; Cecilie and Danish footballer, Kasper Schmeichel.
He helped his country lift the "UEFA European Championship" in 1992.
Schmeichel featured in the Aston Villa team that won the "UEFA Intertoto Cup" in 2001.
He received the "Danish Football Player of the Year" in 1990, 1993 and 1999.
Schmeichel was named the "UEFA Goalkeeper of the Year” for two consecutive years – 1992 and 1993. He also claimed the award in the year 1998.
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Peter Schmeichel's Popularity
Peter Schmeichel is a famous Danish footballer, who was born on November 18, 1963. As a person born on this date, Peter Schmeichel is listed in our database as the 54th most popular celebrity for the day (November 18) and the 230th most popular for the year (1963).
People born on November 18 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Peter Schmeichel is the 1466th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Peter Schmeichel's birthday, Peter Schmeichel is the 42nd most famous Danish.
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