The Seville Football Club has made official this morning the signing of kasper dolberg. The 24-year-old Danish striker arrived in Seville yesterday afternoon, and after undergoing a medical examination this morning, he has signed his new contract as a player for Sevilla F.C. for the next season, where he will play on loan from Nice, with a purchase option reserved for the Nervión club.
In this way, the Danish striker dolberg becomes the sixth incorporation of the summer after the arrivals of Marcao, Alex Telles, Isco, Tanguy Nianzou and Adnan Januzaj. Dolberg trained in the lower categories of Silkeborg IF in his hometown, with whom he made his debut in the top flight of Danish football at just 17 years old, in the 2014/15 season. That same summer, just before turning 18, he made the jump to the Netherlands and signed for AFC Ajax, who incorporated him into his youth team.
In amsterdam He scores eight goals in his first term in all competitions, including the Youth League, in which his team eliminates Sevilla FC in the playoff round in Amsterdam. After a year he rises to the first team at just 18 years of age with technical peter bosz, bursting with some spectacular figures. He debuted in the preview of the Champions League with a goal against PAOK, although his team falls to the UEL in the next round against Rostov. In the second continental tournament he scored six goals in 13 games, but where he really breaks the mold is in the eredivisie, with 16 goals in 29 games. In total, 23 goals and eight assists in 48 games. In his second year at the highest level in the Netherlands he maintained his leading role with 30 games played, nine goals and a couple of assists in total.
2018/19 would be his last season at Ajax, that of the famous semifinals of the Champions League beating Real Madrid in the second round and the Juventus. Nine games and one assist is his background in that UCL, while in the eredivisie remains a fixture for Erik ten Hag, who lined him up a total of 39 times that campaign, with a cumulative 12 goals and 6 assists. On a collective level, he also achieved his first titles with Ajax, with a league and cup double. He even had time to play, score and win the Dutch Super Cup against PSV, already at the start of 2019/20. However, a few days later his departure from Ajax to Ligue 1 and specifically to the OGC Nicewhere he has faced the last three campaigns.
23 games, eleven goals and three assists in the year of his debut with Nice. In 2020/21, he made 29 appearances, with six goals and two assists, while last year, 2021/22, he played 30 games between Ligue 1 and the Coupe de France, with a total of seven goals and two assists . At the international level, dolberg has defended the shirt of Denmark in all categories. His debut with the senior team came at the age of 19, in November 2016 against Kazakhstan, in a qualifying match for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. His first goal would come almost a year later and curiously against the same rival, in the duel against back from that league. Despite his youth, he has accumulated 35 international caps and ten goals, having played in the final stages of the 2018 World Cup and EURO 2020 played last year, in which he reached the semifinals.