Kenneth Udjus

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Kenneth Udjus
Personal information
Full name Nils Kenneth Udjus
Date of birth (1983-07-02) 2 July 1983 (age 31)
Place of birth Kristiansand, Norway
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)[1]
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Sogndal
(loan from Lillestrøm)
Number 12
Youth career
Hånes
Start
Vigør
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004 Arendal 23 (0)
2004 Tromsø 0 (0)
2005–2006 Tønsberg 18 (0)
2006 Arendal 11 (0)
2007–2011 Brann 15 (0)
2007 0Løv-Ham (loan) 22 (0)
2011–2012 Sogndal 55 (0)
2013– Lillestrøm 22 (0)
2014– 0Sogndal (loan) 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 25 October 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Kenneth Udjus (born 2 July 1983 in Kristiansand) is a Norwegian football goalkeeper under contract with Lillestrøm.


Youth career[edit]

He played as a defender as a junior in IK Start, until Thomas Gill discovered his goalkeeping abilities by chance when Udjus was 17.[2]

In the 2012 season he kept a clean sheet for 558 minutes, which is a record in the Norwegian Premier League since its inception in 1991.[3]

Other[edit]

He is the grandson of the Norwegian politician Ragnar Udjus.[4]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 25 October 2014[1]
Season Club Division League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2007 Løv-Ham Adeccoligaen 22 0 0 0 22 0
2008 Brann Tippeligaen 6 0 0 0 6 0
2009 9 0 3 0 12 0
2010 0 0 2 0 2 0
2011 Sogndal 25 0 4 0 29 0
2012 30 0 0 0 30 0
2013 Lillestrøm 22 0 1 0 23 0
2014 0 0 2 0 2 0
2014 Sogndal 6 0 0 0 6 0
Career Total 120 0 12 0 132 0

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