The 20-year-old remains to be basking within the glory of Latics’ promotion success, which has secured a return to the Championship.
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It is solely 18 months since he made his senior debut, one other one of many Academy merchandise thrown in on the deep finish to – fairly actually – attempt to hold the membership afloat.
However after following a Nice Escape with a League One title, Aasgaard has been catapulted into the massive time.
And he is nonetheless coming to phrases with seeing kids across the borough sporting alice bands of their hair to repeat his look!
“It is nonetheless a bit surreal to be sincere,” he laughed.
“I see little youngsters carrying headbands…largely after they do not even want one!
“But it surely’s nice, I used to be a type of younger lads not so way back and it is good to have the ability to be within the place I’m now.”
The Norwegian Prince made solely 14 appearances throughout an injury-hit marketing campaign, on the again of 35 throughout his breakthrough season.
However he made vital contributions to each the league and FA Cup campaigns, due to essential targets towards Shrewsbury and Blackburn respectively.
“On a private be aware, I’d have cherished to get extra sport time,” he acknowledged.
“Clearly accidents have performed their half, which I am unable to do a lot about.
“But it surely’s all in regards to the crew, and that is the principle factor.
“It is good to get promotion, that was the principle aim, however to have the medal round your neck is the icing on the cake.
“To suppose we’re a Championship membership is a unbelievable feeling, and I simply hope I can play extra video games subsequent yr and present the followers what I can do.
“I managed to get again into the squad for the tip of the season which was a aim of mine.
“Hopefully I can take that into pre-season and have an actual good go forward of subsequent season.
“I will go on vacation however I am decided to work more durable than I ever have earlier than and ensure my physique’s proper for what is going on to be a giant yr.”