Christian Eriksen is a Danish professional football player, currently playing as an attacking midfielder for Tottenham Hotspurs. He transferred from Ajax Amsterdam to Spurs in 2013.
He made his debut for the Danish national team in March 2010, and was the youngest player of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. In 2011, he was named Dutch Football Talent of the Year as well as Danish Football Player of the Year. He gained interest from the European elite such as Arsenal FC, FC Barcelona, Chelsea FC, A.C. Milan and Manchester United because of his vision, passing abilities, dribbling skills and a powerful long-range shot.