Benjamin Sesko is a Slovenian professional football player. He plays as a striker for the Austrian club Red Bull Salzburg and the Slovenia national team. As a youth, he played for the youth teams of several clubs before starting his senior football with Salzburg’s farm club, FC Liefering. The club assigned him to Liefering right after signing him in 2019. He returned to Salzburg in 2021.
On the international level, he has represented Slovenia national teams at various age levels. He made his senior international debut in 2021.
What is Benjamin Sesko Famous For?
- Plays for the Red Bull Salzburg.
- Talented young striker.
Where is Benjamin Sesko From?
Benjamin Sesko was born on 31 May 2003. He was born in Radece in Slovenia. He holds Slovenian nationality. His mother hails from Doboj part of Bosnia and Herzegovina. He belongs to the white ethnicity and his religion is Christianity.
Benjamin Sesko Career
- Benjamin Sesko started playing football at an early age. He started at his hometown club, Radece. He then played for Rudar Trbovlje and later returned to Radece in 2014. In 2016, he transferred to Krsko and played for the club’s U15 and U17 teams. For the club’s U15 team, he scored 59 goals in 23 matches in the 2017-18 season. He then played for Domzale for one season.
- After a successful youth career, he signed a three-year professional contract with Red Bull Salzburg in June 2019. Immediately after signing, the club assigned him to the club’s farm club, FC Liefering in the Austrian Second League. He scored 21 goals in 29 appearances in the 2020-21 season becoming the league’s second top goalscorer.
- After the successful campaign, Salzburg called him to the club. He made his Salzburg debut against TSV Hartberg on 30 January 2021. He signed a new contract with the club in July 2021 that would keep him at the club until 2026. He was part of Salzburg that won the Austrian Bundesliga and Austrian Cup in the 2021-22 season. Prior to the start of 2022-23, season, he has been heavily linked with the English club, Manchester United.
- On the international level, he was eligible to represent either Slovenia or Bosnia and Herzegovina. He chose to represent Slovenia on the international level. He represented Slovenia’s U15, U16, U17, and U19 teams. He made his senior international debut against North Macedonia in June 2021. He scored his debut international goal against Malta in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.
Who is Benjamin Sesko Girlfriend?
Benjamin Sesko is not married. The young forward is reportedly single at present. According to his social media profiles, he is not dating anyone.
What is Benjamin Sesko Height?
Benjamin Sesko stands at the height of 1.94 m i.e. 6 feet and 4 inches tall. He has a body weight of 77 kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is brown and his hair color is dark brown.
His sexual orientation is straight.
What is Benjamin Sesko Salary and Net Worth?
Benjamin Sesko earns from his professional career as a football player. His income comes from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and sponsorships. He currently plays for Red Bull Salzburg. In 2022, he was approached by the English club, Manchester United. If the deal is completed, he is set to earn way more salary than he is earning at Salzburg. At present, his net worth is estimated below £1 million.
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