Luuk de Jong is a professional footballer who belongs to Dutch origins. De Jong plays for the Dutch national team and Sevilla. De Jong plays as a striker for both of the teams. De Jong is the main striker for the Sevilla team.
De Jong is known for his long range shooting, heading ability, clinical finishing and passing. De Jong is a very well known striker. He helped the Sevilla team from time to time. He helped Sevilla to win the Europa League back in the 2019/20 season with his goals. He scored a goal against Manchester United in the semi-finals and two goals against Inter Milan in the finals. De Jong also played a very crucial role in La Liga and helped his club to finish at number four for two consecutive seasons.
De Jong is a very important player for the Dutch national team too. He represented his nation at various tournaments such as UEFA European Championship or Euro and in the FIFA World Cup.
De Jong is a very well-known footballer and his fame and footballing skills helped him to earn a lot of money over the years. De Jong’s net worth in 2021 is approximately USD 11.8 million.
De Jong started his senior career back in 2008 with the Dutch club De Graafschap. He stayed with the club for one season only. He was paid USD 180K for that season. Later he joined Twenty another Dutch club and played with them till 2012. In his first season he received USD 450K for a single season. For the two seasons he received USD 750K annually from the club.
In mid-2012, De Jong joined the German club Borussia Mönchengladbach and played for two seasons there. He got USD 3.3 million for each season that time.
De Jong switched teams and joined PSV back in 2014 and stayed there till 2019. PSV paid him USD 1.2 million for each season. Later he joined Sevilla and has been playing with the club till date. Sevilla pays him USD 2.3 million for each season.