Rúrik Gíslason BioGraphy

In this article, we are going to tell you in detail about the biography of Rúrik Gíslason professional footballer of Iceland. In addition you will look into his’s family , personal , and professional life until the end of the article. He is 33 years old and was born on February 25, 1988. He is an Icelandic former professional footballer. He played as a midfielder.

Rúrik Gíslason BioGraphy

The birthplace of him is Reykjavík, Iceland. He used to play in the midfielder and forward positions. His’s father’s name is Gisli Kristofersson. We do not have any information about his mother. Rurik has a brother named Georg Gislason. He has no sisters. He believes that one should always be thankful, happy and smiling and respect one’s parents. He has been greatly supported by his family in the world of football. He has been fond of football as well as music since childhood. He always writes songs and plays guitar in his spare time. After the retirement of football, he is now fulfilling his hobby. He is recently seen in the television show Let’s Dance.

Club Career

He started his career in his youth, playing with HK Kopavogur. He made his senior debut with HK Kopavogur, the then-champion Anderlecht of RSC Belgium, after a stint as a youngster. He signed for Charlton Athletic in late August 2005. But he failed to make an appearance for the Charlton first team. He announced his retirement from football on 10 November 2020. He is currently starred in German TV show Let’s Dance.

International Career

He started his international career in 2011. He represented Iceland in the 2011 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship in Denmark. He was selected as part of the Iceland U21 team. He was named striker on the bench for the opening game against Belarus. He was named in Iceland’s 23-man squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Real Name Rúrik Gíslason
Nick Name
Age 33 year old
Date Of Birth 25 February 1988
Nationality Icelandic
Religion Christianity
Gender Male
Birth Place Reykjavík, Iceland
Profession American professional baseball
Zodiac Sign Pisces
  • Midfielder
  • Forward
Father Name Gisli Kristofersson
Mother Name Don’t Know
Brother Name Georg Gislason
Sister Name Being update soon
Best friend Name Being update soon
Girl Friend Name Being update soon
School Name Being update soon
College Name Being update soon
Qualification Being update soon
 Physical Status
Rúrik Gíslason BioGraphy Cover Pic
Height 1.83 m
Dress Size 16 (US)  (approximate)
Weight 88 kg
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Chest Size 42 cm  (approximate)
Waist Size 41 cm (approximate)
Biceps Size 20 cm (approximate)
Shoe Size 12 (US)  (approximate)
Body type Athletic
 Relationship Status
Are you married ? No
Is he Gay No
Any Affair No
Ex- Girlfriend Name Being update soon
Spouse Name Being update soon

Personal life

Apart from him, he has a brother in the family of him. His father Gisli Kristofersson is also interested in football and his mother is a housewife. HE considers himself grounded. He says that he treats everyone the same way as he treats his family and friends. He was the candidate of the centre-right Freedom Party in the 2016 Icelandic parliamentary election and the 2017 Icelandic parliamentary election.

Youth Career

  • Handknattleiksfélag Kópavogs
  • Royal Sporting Club Anderlecht

Senior Career

  • 2005 : HK  (Apps : 12)  (Goal : 1)
  • 2005–2007: Charlton Athletic (Apps : 0) (Goal :0)
  • 2007–2009: Viborg (Apps : 46) (Goal :16)
  • 2009–2012 : OB (Apps : 87 ) (Goal :10)
  • 2012–2015 : Copenhagen (Apps : 68 )(Goal :5)
  • 2015–2018 : 1. FC Nürnberg (Apps : 30) (Goal :0)
  • 2016–2017 : 1. FC Nürnberg II (Apps : 6) (Goal :1)
  • 2018–2020 : SV Sandhausen (Apps : 55) (Goal :3)

National Team

  • 2003–2004 : Iceland U17 (Apps : 14) (Goal :5)
  • 2005–2007 : Iceland U19 (Apps : 15) (Goal :5)
  • 2005–2011 : Iceland U21 (Apps : 19) (Goal :6)
  • 2009–2018: Iceland (Apps : 53) (Goal :3)

Girl Friend

He is still unmarried and does not have any girl friends. About Gíslason and Nathalia, people say that they are in a relationship with each other, but when asked about this, they told that they are only good friends and nothing more.


His’s height is about 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) and he weighs around 74 kg. Gíslason is very handsome and attractive in appearance. The color of his eyes is Blue and the color of his hair is Blonde.


  • In 2012–13 : Danish Superliga
  • 2014–15 : Danish Cup

Net Worth

According to our information, the net worth of he is around $2 million. However, He has not yet disclosed his net worth.

Social Media

Rúrik is very active on Gíslason. He has a tax account on Instagram, Facebook and YouTube. She is on Instagram by the name of (rurikgislason). He has more than 934k followers on Instagram. On the same Facebook, he is under the name of Gislason. If you search for him on Facebook, then do it by the name of (@rurikgislasonofficial). And he has millions of followers on Facebook. He has his own account on YouTube. He created his YouTube channel on 1 Apr 2013. There are 208,024 views on his channel. The name of his YouTube channel is (Rurik Gislason ) where he has 2.19K subscribers.

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Frequently Ask Question 

Ques :  Where did he grow up?
Ans :  Reykjavík

Ques :   How old is he?
Ans : 34 Year old

Ques :   Who is his father?
Ans : Gisli Kristofersson

Ques :   Who is his mother?
Ans : Under Review

Ques :   Who is his girl Friend?
Ans : Don’t Know

Ques :   Where he was born?
Ans : Reykjavík, Iceland

Ques :   When he was born?
Ans : 25 February 1988

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