Farnerud in a friendly game with Stuttgart
|Full name||Alexander Farnerud|
|Date of birth||1 May 1984|
|Place of birth||Helsingborg, Sweden|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|2006–2008||VfB Stuttgart II||4||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 00:00, 2 December 2013 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).
In November 2003 he was bought by France's RC Strasbourg, being an automatic first-choice in his two-and-a-half-season spell. In his first and third seasons in Ligue 1, Farnerud played alongside older brother Pontus who was first loaned by AS Monaco FC, then acquired.
Upon Strasbourg 2006 relegation, Farnerud moved to VfB Stuttgart in Germany, on a four-year deal. He was used sporadically during the course of two Bundesliga campaigns, appearing nine times for the 2007 champions.
|1.||20 February 2003||National Stadium, Bangkok, Thailand||Thailand||0–3||1–4||King's Cup|
|2.||28 January 2009||O.co Coliseum, Oakland, United States||Mexico||0–1||0–1||Friendly|
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- L'Équipe stats (French)
- Alexander Farnerud French league stats at LFP.fr (French)
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- Alexander Farnerud profile at Soccerway