Lukas Lerager

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Lukas Lerager
Lukas Lerager (cropped).jpg
Lerager with Bordeaux in 2018
Personal information
Full name Lukas Reiff Lerager[1]
Date of birth (1993-07-12) 12 July 1993 (age 26)
Place of birth Gladsaxe, Denmark
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)[1]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Genoa
Number 8
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2013 AB 50 (3)
2013–2016 Viborg 67 (1)
2016–2017 Zulte Waregem 39 (6)
2017–2019 Bordeaux 55 (3)
2019Genoa (loan) 14 (1)
2019– Genoa 0 (0)
National team
2011 Denmark U18 3 (0)
2011–2012 Denmark U19 6 (0)
2012 Denmark U20 6 (0)
2013 Denmark U21 1 (0)
2017– Denmark 7 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 09:00, 6 June 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 08:24, 17 November 2018 (UTC)

Lukas Reiff Lerager (born 12 July 1993) is a Danish professional footballer who plays for Italian club Genoa as a midfielder.

Club career[edit]

Lerager played club football for AB, Viborg and Zulte Waregem.[2]

He joined French club Bordeaux in June 2017, signing a four-year contract.[3][4]

On 29 January 2019, Lerager signed to Italian Serie A club Genoa on loan with an option to buy.[5] The deal was later turned permanent.[6]

International career[edit]

After representing them at youth level,[7] Lerager made his debut for the Danish senior national team in 2017.[2]

In June 2018 he was named in Denmark's 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.[8]

Career statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

As of match played 16 August 2019[9]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup Continental Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
AB 2010–11 Danish 1st Division 4 0 0 0 4 0
2011–12 18 2 0 0 18 2
2012–13 26 1 0 0 26 1
Total 50 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 3
Viborg 2013–14 Superliga 19 0 0 0 19 0
2014–15 Danish 1st Division 17 1 1 0 18 1
2015–16 Superliga 31 0 2 1 33 1
Total 67 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 70 2
Zulte Waregem 2016–17 Pro League 39 6 5 0 44 6
Bordeaux 2017–18 Ligue 1 37 3 2 0 1 0 40 3
2018–19 18 0 1 0 9 0 28 0
Total 55 3 3 0 10 0 0 0 68 3
Genoa (loan) 2018–19 Serie A 14 1 0 0 14 1
Genoa 2019–20 0 0 1 0 1 0
Total 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 15 1
Career total 225 14 12 1 10 0 0 0 247 15

International[edit]

As of match played 16 November 2018[2]
Denmark
Year Apps Goals
2017 2 0
2018 5 1
Total 7 1

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Denmark's goal tally first.[2]
Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 16 October 2018 MCH Arena, Herning, Denmark  Austria 1–0 2–0 Friendly

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Viborg

Zulte Waregem

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2018 FIFA World Cup Russia – List of Players" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 4 June 2018. Retrieved 4 June 2018.
  2. ^ a b c d "Lukas Lerager". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 10 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Lukas Lerager får fire år i Bordeaux" [Lukas Lerager gets four years in Bordeaux] (in Danish). Bold. 12 June 2017. Retrieved 13 June 2017.
  4. ^ "Lukas Lerager à Bordeaux, c'est officiel" [Lukas Lerager in Bordeaux is official] (in French). L'Equipe. 12 June 2017. Retrieved 13 June 2017.
  5. ^ "UFFICIALE: Genoa, dal Bordeaux arriva Lerager" (in Italian). Retrieved 30 January 2019.
  6. ^ Medie: Genoa køber Lukas Lerager, tipsbladet.dk, 24 April 2019
  7. ^ "Profile" (in Danish). Danish Football Association. Retrieved 10 June 2017.
  8. ^ http://www.goal.com/en-gb/amp/news/revealed-every-world-cup-2018-squad-23-man-preliminary-lists/oa0atsduflsv1nsf6oqk576rb
  9. ^ a b c Lukas Lerager at Soccerway. Retrieved 10 June 2017.