Peter Schmeichle MBE Bio Details

Full name

Peter Boleslaw Schmeichel





Date of birth

18 Nov 1963

Birth place

Gladsexe, Denmark


Sports Commentator

Goalkeeper (1981 - 2003)

Unusually for a goalkeeper, Peter scored 11 goals during his footballing career.  He has been considered as one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time.  During his career he was voted the IFFHS World's Best Goalkeeper in 1992 and 1993 and was named in their top 10 goalkeppers of the 20th century.

Peter Schmeichle MBE

Former Manchester Utd Goalkeeper
Peter Schmeichle MBE

Relationship History

Bente Schmeichel


1 child together

Professional Partners

Erin Boag

Strictly Come Dancing Partner

danced together from 7 Oct 2006
until 18 Nov 2006

Peter Schmeichle MBE Children

Kasper Schmeichal


Kasper Schmeichal

with Bente Schmeichel

Son of Goalkepping Legend Peter Schmeichel

Peter Schmeichle MBE Family

Peter Schmeichle MBE's children:

Peter Schmeichle MBE's son is Kasper Schmeichal

Peter Schmeichle MBE's current partners:

Peter Schmeichle MBE's wife is Bente Schmeichel

Peter Schmeichle MBE's grandchildren:

Peter Schmeichle MBE's grandson is Max Schmeichel Peter Schmeichle MBE's granddaughter is Isabella Schmeichel

Peter Schmeichle MBE's in laws:

Peter Schmeichle MBE's father in law is Svend Aage Hansen

Peter Schmeichle MBE FameChain Links

Manchester United Football Team Member

1991 - 1999

Other people in this association:

Cristiano Ronaldo 2003 - 2009

Ryan Giggs 1990 - 2014

Anders Lindegaard 2011


Strictly Come Dancing 2006 Contestants - Series 4


Other people in this association:

Emma Bunton 2006

Claire King 2006

Mica Paris 2006


English Football Hall of Fame


Other people in this association:

George Best 2002

David Beckham OBE 2008

Gary Lineker OBE 2003