William Lagesson

William Lagesson

William Lagesson
Quick Facts About William Lagesson
Celebrated Name William Lagesson
Age 28 years old
Nick Name Lagesson
Birth Name William Lagesson
Birth Date 1996-02-22
Gender Male
Profession Ice hockey defenceman
Nationality American
Place of Birth Gothenburg, Sweden
Ethnicity North Germanic
Horoscope Pisces
Religion Christianity
Sexualorientation straight
Marital Status married
Wife Amanda
Net Worth $1 million to $5 million
Salary $750,000 annually
Height 6 ft 2 inches
Weight 94 Kg
Body Build/Type Athletic
Hair Color Light brown
Eye Color Blue
Coach Martin St. Louis
Current Team Montreal Canadiens
Position Defence
Active Years 2017-Present

William Lagesson, one of the underrated Ice Hockey players, is best known for his good defensive positioning. He always seems to stay between the puck carrier and the net blocking the dangerous and fatal shots. He is able to skate well combining skilled footwork with speed and can play the game while skating backward. 

Who is William Lagesson?

William Lagesson is a Swedish professional ice hockey player. He is currently playing for the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL) as a defenceman. William was drafted in his first year of eligibility by the Edmonton Oilers in the fourth round, 91st overall, of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. Lagesson was selected 11th overall in the 2014 USHL Entry Draft by the Dubuque Fighting Saints.

On May 8, 2017, he was loaned to SHL (Swedish Hockey League) Team Djurgårdens IF and made his professional debut in the 2017–18 SHL season. Returning to the Oilers over the summer, and after participating in the NHL training camp, Lagesson was assigned to begin the 2018–19 season with AHL affiliate, the Bakersfield Condors, on September 20, 2018.

On March 21st, 2022, Lagesson was traded to the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for Brett Kulak and a conditional second-round pick.

Where was William Lagesson born?

William Lagesson was born on 22nd February 1996 in Gothenburg, the second-largest city in Sweden. He holds a Swedish nationality and belongs to the Swedes' (North Germanic) ethnic group. His star sign is Pisces. He is a follower of Christianity. 

Lagesson was born into a middle-class family. The information regarding his parents and siblings is not revealed yet at the moment. However, his parents seem to be very hardworking and loving as they were the ones to raise our ice-hockey star into a decent and well-educated man. 

Lagesson was inclined towards ice hockey from a very small age. As a youth, he played in his native Sweden within the Frölunda HC organization. 

Who is William Lagesson's wife? 

William Lagesson has been married to his longtime girlfriend named Amanda. Right now, we cannot find anything related to her profession and family background. But she seems to be a well-educated and extremely talented girl supported by the fact that she earned her bachelor's degree scoring 4.0 GPA.  There is no exact date when these lovers began dating.

But, analyzing William's personal Instagram account, they might have begun dating in the early 2010s during their teenage. After remaining as boyfriend and girlfriend for several years, the love birds were happily engaged on August 17, 2020. They got married on 31st July 2021 which was the happiest day for the couple.

Lagesson posted the clip of their wedding on his Instagram account and the caption reads, "July 31, 2021, ♡♡ Lucky I got to marry my soulmate and best friend! Love you so much!! Thanks to everyone that came and made this day so special, a day we will always remember".

What is William Lagesson's net worth?

As of March 2022, the net worth of William Lagesson is estimated to be US $1 million to $5 million.  His total career earnings are $3,675,000 to date. He used to earn $700,000 annually while playing for Edmonton Oilers. As of 2021-22, as a player of Montreal Canadians, he is getting $750,000 as a base salary and his cap hit is $725,000. William also earns additional income from sponsorship deals. 

How tall is William Lagesson?

Carey Price is 6 ft 2 inches tall and his body weight is 94 Kg. He has an Athletic build body. As an Ice Hockey player, he regularly does workout and gym exercises to keep him fit and active. He has a pair of sparkling blue eyes. He looks handsome in his long hairstyle which is light brown in color.

He always does heavy exercise which includes weight lifting, push-ups, Single-leg squats, Dumbbell bench step-ups, and others. He arrives every morning at the  Montreal Canadiens training center for warm-ups and training. 

Facts About William Lagesson

  • #1He is left footed.
  • #2He loves to drive classic cars.
  • #3He was the part of Sweden U-17 hockey team that won the 2013 World U-17 Hockey Challenge.
  • #4He loves Travelling.
  • #5He has a pet golden retriever.
  • #6Sailing the sea on the Yacht is what he prefers during his leisures.
  • #7He is very fond of swimming.
  • #8He is good at boxing too.
  • #9Game of Thrones is his favorite TV series.
  • #10His other hobbies include fishing, and playing badminton.