Edon Zhegrova Biography
Kosovan football player Edon Zhegrova Lulzim, who was born on March 31, 1999, now plays right wing for Lille of Ligue 1. He is a Kosovo national football player who was born in Germany.
|Date of Birth||March 31, 1999|
|Age||23 years (2022)|
|Net worth||$2 million (estimated)|
Edon Zhegrova Background
Zhegrova was born in Herford, Germany, to Kosovo Albanian parents from the Lipjan village of Dobraj e Madhe, which would later serve as his temporary home until his family moved back to Pristina, the capital of Kosovo, following the conclusion of the Kosovo War.
Edon Zhegrova Sister and Family
Singer Valza is the younger sister of Zhegrova. With the Kosovan National Orchestra, his cousin Irina Legova is a well-known concertina musician who has sold over a million of her tunes.
Edon Zhegrova Wife
Edon Zhegrova is not yet married and has not yet revealed who he is dating yet.
Edon Zhegrova Career
Zhegrova was selected as the top athlete at the Milan Junior Camp in Kosovo in 2012.
Zhegrova committed to Basel for a period of three years on September 22, 2020, and was given the number 30. He was named to the starting lineup and made his debut five days later in a 1-0 away victory over Servette. In his third game for Basel, seven days after making his club debut, Zhegrova scored his first goal in a 3-2 Swiss Super League victory at home against Luzern.
Zhegrova left the club and signed for French team Lille OSC for an unknown sum, the club confirmed on January 14.
Zhegrova played a total of 89 games for Basel throughout the course of his three years with the team, from January 2019 to January 2022, tallying a total of 15 goals. 60 of these contests were Swiss Super League matches, three were Swiss Cup contests, 11 were Conference League and Europa League contests, and 15 were friendly contests. He scored 9 goals for his country’s league, 2 for the Conference League, and 4 more for the test matches.
Zhegrova committed to Ligue 1 team Lille on January 14, 2022, and was given the number 23.
Apparently, Lille forked up €7 million as a transfer fee. He made his debut as a Lille substitute against Brest eight days later in a league game.
He made his Lille debut on February 6 in a 1-5 home loss to Paris Saint-Germain, replacing Jonathan Bamba with a substitution at the 85th minute. Zhegrova’s first goal for Lille came in his fourth game for the team, one month after his debut, in a 4-0 home victory over Clermont in Ligue 1.
Edon Zhegrova Net worth
Edon Zhegrova has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He is a professional footballer who has gained international prominence in the sport.