Martin Christensen

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Martin Christensen
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Personal information
Full name Martin Christensen
Date of birth (1987-12-23) 23 December 1987 (age 26)
Place of birth Ishøj, Denmark
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Åtvidabergs FF
Number 32
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2007 Herfølge BK 55 (4)
2007–2009 Charlton Athletic 0 (0)
2008 Heracles Almelo (loan) 11 (0)
2009 Lyngby (loan)
2009–2010 Rimini Calcio 4 (0)
2010–2011 Haugesund 14 (0)
2011 SønderjyskE 0 (0)
2011–2012 HB Køge 46 (1)
2012– Åtvidabergs FF 34 (0)
National team
2005 Denmark U18 1 (0)
2005–2006 Denmark U19 10 (1)
2006- Denmark U20 5 (0)
2007–2008 Denmark U21 12 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 December 2013.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 September 2008

Martin Christensen (born 23 December 1987) is a Danish professional footballer, who curretntly plays for the Allsvenskan team Åtvidabergs FF. He played 28 games and scored three goals for various Danish national youth teams from 2005 to 2008.

Christensen started his senior career with Herfølge Boldklub. He signed for English club Charlton Athletic from in June 2007 for an initial £250,000, which could potentially rise to £350,000.[1] He made his first Charlton appearance in a friendly match against Welling United. He joined Dutch team Heracles Almelo on a loan deal in January 2008.[2] In January 2009, he was loaned out to Danish club Lyngby BK until the end of the season. On 20 August 2009, he joined Italian Prima Divisione club Rimini Calcio on a permanent deal, without making a single first team appearance for Charlton.[3] He signed a 1+1 contract.[4] In February 2010, Christensen signed a three-year contract with Haugesund FK in the Norwegian Premier League.[5]

He had a brief spell at SønderjyskE in spring 2011, but moved to HB Køge in April 2011.[6]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ "Danish winger Mart two". Charlton Athletic FC. 2007-03-08. Retrieved 2007-03-08. 
  2. ^ "Dane goes Dutch". Charlton Athletic FC. 2008-01-05. Retrieved 2008-01-05. 
  3. ^ Martin Christensen career stats at Soccerbase
  4. ^ "Il Rimini si assicura CHRISTENSEN !" (in Italian). Rimini Calcio FC. 2009-08-20. Retrieved 2009-08-24. 
  5. ^ Martin Christensen har signert for FKH, Haugesund FK, February 14, 2010
  6. ^ Polle klar for HB Køge, bold.dk, April 1, 2011

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