Date of birth: 06/06/1996 (17 years old)
Place of birth: Albania
Club career: Halmstads BK
Current national team: Sweden U-17
Position: secondary striker, striker
Preferred foot: left
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Contract until: unknown
Similar type of player: Robin van Persie
– off the ball
Style of play:
– complete forward
– likes to dribble
– plays with back to goal
He is best suited to playing as:
Striker in 4-2-2.
No senior team appearances yet.
Valmir was born in Albania before moving with his family to Sweden when he was two. He has shown his talent in his new country very quickly. Currently he is a Halmstads BK U-19 player, but he has shown himself to a wider audience at the Sweden U-17 national team. Even though he didn’t play much at the UEFA U-17 Championship due to an injury, he was a star at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates. He has scored 4 goals, impressed everyone with his technique and tricks and also scored a brilliant winner against Honduras which was shown on over the world and which earned him a new nickname, “New Zlatan”. On the 8th of November, he and his teammates will play a 3rd place match against Argentina.
“He scores this kind of goals all the time, not just now.”
(Anders Karlsson – Berisha’s agent after his client beautiful goal against Honduras)
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