|Full name||Casper Bisgaard Sloth|
|Date of birth||26 March 1992|
|Place of birth||Aarhus, Denmark|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 September 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Casper Bisgaard Sloth (English pronunciation: /ˈkæspɚ sloʊt/) (born 26 March 1992 in Aarhus) is a Danish professional footballer, who currently plays for the Football League Championship side Leeds United. He is also a Denmark international.
He is known as a skillful and creative midfielder, with vision and ability to both up the tempo and hold on to the ball.
Sloth made his AGF senior debut in the Danish Superliga championship on December 7, 2009, aged 17. The game was a 1–1 draw with Esbjerg fB at AGF's NRGi Park stadium. In 2008, former teamate Benny Feilhaber proclaimed Sloth as 'the greatest current talent in Danish football'.
On 22 August 2014, Yorkshire Evening Press journalist Phil Hay tweeted that a deal had been agreed for Sloth to join Leeds United on a 3 year deal.
Sloth joined English Football League Championship side Leeds United on Monday 25 August on a 3 year deal. He was allocated the number 33 shirt for the 2014/15 season. The fee for Sloth was believed to be in the region of £600k.
On November 14, 2012, he made his debut for the senior Danish national team in a friendly game in Istanbul against Turkey. Sloth played the first half in a game which ended 1–1, and was hailed as one of Denmark's best players of the game.
On 5 March 2014, Sloth started for Denmark's in a 1-0 loss to England at Wembley, Sloth putting in an impressive performance though he did get booked for a bad tackle on Englands Steven Gerrard. Denmark lost to a late goal from Daniel Sturridge.
- Superliga Player of the Month: October 2012
In Denmark, Sloth was also the face of Scandinavian hair wax company ID Hair.
- AGF profile
- Official Danish Superliga statistics
- "Leeds sign Denmark midfielder Casper Sloth from Aarhus". Sky Sports News. 25 August 2014. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
- "UNITED SIGN DANISH INTERNATIONAL". Leeds United Official Site. 25 August 2014. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
- "AGF sells Sloth Leeds". AGF Official Site. 25 August 2014. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
- "Leeds United complete Sloth signing". Yorkshire Evening Post. 25 August 2014. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
- Phil Hay (2 September 2014). "Leeds United: Whites have never had a busier transfer window". Yorkshire Evening Post. Retrieved 2 September 2014.
- "Leeds Vs Bolton Wanderers". Leeds United Official Site. 30 August 2014. Retrieved 30 August 2014.
- "CASPER EXCITED TO BE HERE". Leeds United Official Site. 3 September 2014. Retrieved 3 September 2014.
- National team profile
- David Ornstein (5 March 2014). "England 1 Denmark". BBC Sport. Retrieved 5 March 2014.
- "Har du mere SWAG end Sloth?". AGF Official Site. 29 August 2012. Retrieved 29 August 2012.