Ole Gunnar Solskjær, Norway - 49 years

Ole Gunnar Solskjær (Norway) has never succeeded in becoming the top scorer in a league but was part of the top-20 list of scorers in Champions League and Premier League.

He was born on 26 February 1973, and the place of birth was Kristiansund, Norway and usually he played as forward. In total he did 67 matches wearing his national team sweater and scored 23 goals in these games. He stopped playing professional football in 2007.

Sometimes Ole Gunnar Solskjær is also called The Baby-faced Assassin.

Ole Gunnar Solskjær top scorer record

League, Team Season Goals Position Age Winner/leader
 
Premier League
2001/2002 17 6 29 Thierry Henry
 
Champions League
2001/2002 8 2 29 Ruud van Nistelrooy
 
Premier League
2000/2001 10 15 28 Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink
 
Premier League
1999/2000 12 13 27 Kevin Phillips
 
Premier League
1998/1999 12 12 26 Dwight Yorke, Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink and Michael Owen
 
Premier League
1996/1997 18 3 24 Alan Shearer

Ole Gunnar Solskjær hat-tricks

Here you find 3 hat-tricks scored by Ole Gunnar Solskjær.

Date and league Match Goals
29 january 2002
Premier League 2001/2002
Bolton - Manchester United
0-4
3
15', 39', 64'
4 december 1999
Premier League 1999/2000
Manchester United - Everton
5-1
4
29', 43', 52', 58'
6 february 1999
Premier League 1998/1999
Nottingham Forest - Manchester United
1-8
4
80', 87', 90', 90'

Information about Ole Gunnar Solskjær

Player position
Forward
Date of birth
26 February 1973
Place of birth
Kristiansund, Norway
Retired
2007
Height
178 cm
National team caps
67
National team goals
23
Source: Wikipedia

Articles containing Ole Gunnar Solskjær

At the moment we have 3 articles where Ole Gunnar Solskjær is mentioned, select an article below to read a bit more about him.

Super Sub Strikers in the Premier League
(9 December 2021)
Is Solskjær the right man for Man Utd?
(12 October 2021)
The Top Three Football Coaches
(30 July 2021)

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