Isaac Kiese Thelin

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Isaac Kiese Thelin
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Thelin playing for IFK Norrköping in 2013
Personal information
Full name Isaac Kiese Thelin
Date of birth (1992-06-24) 24 June 1992 (age 22)
Place of birth Sweden
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
IFK Norrköping
Number 20
Youth career
1997–2009 Karlslunds IF
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2011 Karlslunds IF 44 (18)
2011– IFK Norrköping 48 (6)
National team
2009 Sweden U17 3 (1)
2014– Sweden U21 2 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 4 June 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 9 June 2014

Isaac Kiese Thelin (born 24 June 1992) is a Swedish footballer who plays for IFK Norrköping as a forward.[1] He will complete a transfer to Malmö FF on 15 July 2014.[2]

Career[edit]

Club career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Kiese Thelin began his professional career at Karlslunds IF from Örebro, a club he had been playing football for since the age of five.[3] He played from the club as they played in Sweden's Division 1, Division 2 and Division 3. In 2011 he transferred to newly promoted Allsvenskan side IFK Norrköping. Kiese Thelin made his breakthrough in the 2012 season when he appeared in eleven matches for the club and scored twice. For the 2013 season he increased his appearances to 25 and scored another four goals. After having appeared sporadically during the 2014 season, it was announced on 4 June 2014 that Kiese Thelin had signed a four year contract with fellow Allsvenskan club and reigning champions Malmö FF.[1]

Malmö FF[edit]

On 4 June 2014 it was announced that Kiese Thelin would transfer to Malmö FF. It was announced that Malmö FF were in negotiations with IFK Norrköping to complete the transfer in summer of 2014 instead of completing the transfer after the season when Kiese Thelin's contract ended.[4] On 5 July 2014 it was confirmed by Malmö FF that Kiese Thelin would join the club on 15 July 2014.[2]

International career[edit]

Kiese Thelin was selected for Sweden U17 in 2009, he made three caps and scored once. Thelin was selected for Sweden U21 in 2014 and scored two goals in his first two apperances.

Career statistics[edit]

As of 4 June 2014.[5]
Club Season League Cup Continental Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Karlslunds IF 2009
2010
2011
Total 44 18 0 0 0 0 44 18
IFK Norrköping 2011 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 11 2 1 0 12 2
2013 25 4 4 0 29 4
2014 12 0 2 0 14 0
Total 48 6 7 0 0 0 55 6
Malmö FF 2014 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career total 92 24 7 0 0 0 99 24

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Isaac Kiese Thelin". Svenskfotboll. Retrieved 14 April 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Isaac Kiese Thelin är spelklar för MFF per den 15 juli". mff.se (in Swedish). Malmö FF. 5 July 2014. Retrieved 5 July 2014. 
  3. ^ "Isaac Kiese Thelin på plats i Malmö FF". mff.se (in Swedish). Malmö FF. 7 July 2014. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  4. ^ "Isaac Kiese Thelin klar för MFF". mff.se (in Swedish). Malmö FF. 4 June 2014. Retrieved 4 June 2014. 
  5. ^ "Isaac Kiese Thelin". soccerway.com (in Swedish). Soccerway. Retrieved 4 June 2014. 

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