Erik Sergeivich Sviatchenko is a Danish footballer who plays as a defender for Scottish Premiership side Celtic. He was the captain of the FC Midtjylland squad during his youth playing years.Early Life (Childhood)
He began his youth career in 1997 as a member of Viborg FF's youth club. He subsequently played in FC Midtjylland's youth program from 2006 through 2009.Interesting Facts
He made his debut appearance for the Danish men's national soccer team in March 2015. He scored his first goal for Celtic FC on April 17, 2016.Personal Life
He is the son of Ukrainian-born multi artist Sergei Sviatchenko. His girlfriend is Anne Rudmose, who is also a professional footballer and has played for Denmark national team.