Jo Inge Berget

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Jo Inge Berget
Jo Inge Berget (Strømsgodset IF) - Norway national under-21 football team (01).jpg
Jo Inge Berget (Strømsgodset IF) - Norway national under-21 football team (01)
Personal information
Full name Jo Inge Berget[1]
Date of birth (1990-09-11) 11 September 1990 (age 23)
Place of birth Oslo, Norway
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Cardiff City
Number 34
Youth career
Lyn
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008 Lyn 2 (0)
2008–2011 Udinese 0 (0)
2009 Lyn (loan) 27 (5)
2010–2011 Strømsgodset (loan) 31 (8)
2011–2014 Molde 63 (17)
2014– Cardiff City 1 (0)
National team
2009–2013 Norway U21 21 (6)
2012– Norway U23 1 (1)
2012– Norway 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16:50, 18 May 2014 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 24 January 2014

Jo Inge Berget (born 11 September 1990) is a Norwegian professional footballer playing for Cardiff City.[2]

Biography[edit]

Berget started his career at Lyn and played twice before left the club.

Udinese[edit]

Berget signed a reported 3-year contract with Udinese in July 2008.[3] The club also signed team-mate Odion Ighalo and they played at Primavera U20 team.

In March 2009, he was loaned back to Lyn until 2 August.[4] and later extended.

In December 2009, he was loaned to Strømsgodset for one year.[5] In January 2011, his loan extended to 31 December 2011, but the loan deal was terminated when Berget was sold to Molde in July 2011.[6]

Molde[edit]

Berget made his debut for Molde in a 1–0 win home against Lillestrøm, replacing Mattias Moström in the 74th minute. He scored his first goal in the title-deciding match against Tromsø on 2 October 2011. On 30 October 2011, he and the rest of Molde FK celebrated their first league championship.

Cardiff City[edit]

On 24 January 2014, he signed for Cardiff City, to once again play under the manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær, who was previously his boss at Molde.[7]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 11 May 2014[8]
Club Season Division League Cup Europe Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2008 Lyn Tippeligaen 2 0 0 0 2 0
2008–09 Udinese Serie A 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 Lyn (Loan) Tippeligaen 27 5 0 0 27 5
2010 Strømsgodset (Loan) 18 6 2 0 20 6
2011 13 2 0 0 2 0 15 2
2011 Molde 10 2 0 0 10 2
2012 28 8 4 2 6 3 38 13
2013 25 7 5 1 4 0 34 8
2013–14 Cardiff City Premier League 1 0 1 0 2 0
Career total 124 30 12 3 12 3 148 36

Honours[edit]

Club

Molde

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Premier League Clubs submit Squad Lists" (PDF). Premier League. 4 February 2014. p. 6. Retrieved 9 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Jo Inge Berget". Norsk & Internasjonal Fotballstatistikk (in Norwegian). Bergensavisen. Retrieved 23 April 2009. 
  3. ^ "Fordel å ha vært i Lyn" (in Norwegian). lyn.no. 31 July 2008. Retrieved 10 July 2009. [dead link]
  4. ^ "Hjem til Lyn" (in Norwegian). lyn.no. 2 March 2009. Retrieved 10 July 2009. [dead link]
  5. ^ http://www.udinese.it/ENG/script/view.php?id=73
  6. ^ "Solskjær henter Jo Inge Berget til Molde" (in Norwegian). TV2. 28 July 2011. Retrieved 31 August 2011. 
  7. ^ BBC Sport. BBC http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/25875370 |url= missing title (help). Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  8. ^ "Jo Inge Berget". altomfotball.no (in Norwegian). TV 2. Retrieved 17 March 2013. 

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