||Carl Mikael Lustig
|Date of birth
13 December 1986 |
|Place of birth
||1.89 m (6 ft 2 1⁄2 in)
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 May 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 26 March 2013
Carl Mikael Lustig (born 13 December 1986) is a Swedish footballer who plays as a right and centre back for Scottish Premier League team Celtic and the Sweden national team.
Club career 
Early career 
Lustig began his career with Sandåkerns SK, he then moved to Umeå FC where he played for two years.
GIF Sundsvall 
Lustig moved to Allsvenskan club GIF Sundsvall for the 2005 season and played in eight games scoring 2 goals. GIF Sundsvall were relegated the following season to the Superettan. They were in that division for the next two years with Lustig playing in 57 of the 60 games. For the 2008 season the team was back in the Allsvenskan and Lustig continued to be regular in the team when he played in all eleven league games before the Euro break. During the summer he moved to the Norwegian club Rosenborg BK.
After four seasons with Rosenborg, Lustig left the club in November 2011. He had attracted interested from other European clubs, such as Scottish Premier League team Celtic, English Premier League club Fulham and La Liga side Espanyol.
On 23 November 2011, Celtic announced that they had signed Lustig on a pre-contract. He officially joined the club on 1 January 2012. He made his debut for Celtic on 3 March, in a 1–1 draw with Aberdeen. He scored his first goal for the Hoops in a 2-2 home draw against Hibs on 1 September 2012. He was also initially credited with Celtic's second goal that day, although it was later given as an own goal.
International career 
Lustig played for Sweden's under-18 team. During the 2006 season, Lustig made his national team debut in under-21 team playing in the 2009 European Under-21 Championship. He had been made vice-captain of the team. In total Lustig made 21 appearances for Sweden under-21s.
Lustig made his full debut for the Sweden national team on 19 January 2008 in a 2–0 win over the USA in January 2008. His first goal came on 29 March 2011 in a European Championship qualifier with Moldova, which Sweden won 2–1. As of August 2012, he has been capped 26 times. On 16 October 2012, Lustig scored Sweden's second goal in a World Cup qualifying match with Germany. Sweden recovered from 4-0 down to salvage a 4-4 draw.
International goals 
- Scores and results list Sweden's goal tally first.
Career statistics 
- As of 19 May 2013
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