|Date of birth||12 November 1985|
|Place of birth||Tórshavn, Faroe Islands|
|Height||1.74 m (5 ft 8 1⁄2 in)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 31 December 2011|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 31 October 2008
In the summer of 2002 he joined Arsenal in London as a trainee, later playing for B36 Tórshavn. On 22 November 2005 Birmingham City signed him until the end of the season. Højsted has since parted company with Birmingham City after playing only 45 minutes of reserve team football. 
His career's progression was curtailed by several short to long term injuries, of which fostered him eventually retiring.
- Ingi Højsted at National-Football-Teams.com