Pierre Bengtsson

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Pierre Bengtsson
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Bengtsson playing for AIK in 2007
Personal information
Full name Pierre Thomas
Robin Bengtsson
Date of birth (1988-04-12) 12 April 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth Kumla, Sweden
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current team
Copenhagen
Number 3
Youth career
1993–2004 IFK Kumla
2004–2006 AIK
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2009 AIK 43 (0)
2009–2011 Nordsjælland 40 (1)
2011– Copenhagen 92 (2)
National team
2003–2004 Sweden U17 7 (1)
2006 Sweden U19 2 (0)
2007–2010 Sweden U21 20 (1)
2011– Sweden 12 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 June 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 March 2014

Pierre Bengtsson (born 12 April 1988 in Kumla, Sweden) is a footballer who plays for Danish Superliga side F.C. Copenhagen.

Club career[edit]

AIK[edit]

Bengtsson started his senior career at AIK, where he made his debut in August 2006, against Östers IF at Råsunda Stadium.

FC Nordsjælland[edit]

After three and a half seasons at AIK, Bengtsson searched for more playtime and joined on 10 September 2009 the Danish Superliga FC Nordsjælland.[1] Bengtsson began his Nordsjælland spell as back-up for Dennis Cagara, receiving his debut in the Danish Cup against AB on 23 September 2009. His first Superliga match was a 6-3 defeat against Brøndby IF on 4 October 2009.[2]

From 1 November 2009, Bengtsson became a regular starter for FC Nordsjælland on the left back position. Through his performances, Bengtsson became in the interest of UEFA Champions League competitors F.C. Copenhagen in the summer 2010,[3] and in the following winter transfer window, Bengtsson moved to Copenhagen.[4]

F.C. Copenhagen[edit]

In Copenhagen, Bengtsson was a back-up for Oscar Wendt in his first half year. Nevertheless received Bengtsson playtime in 8 of 16

International career[edit]

Bengtsson were a part of the Swedish youth national teams, gaining 29 matches totally. He was a part of the Swedish squad at the 2009 UEFA Under-21 Championship.

On 19 January 2011, Bengtsson made his debut for the senior national team in a friendly against Botswana.

Honours[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ny FCN-spiller: Mere pres i Sverige, Bold.dk, 11 September 2009
  2. ^ Profile at Football-Lineups.com
  3. ^ Medie: FCK kigger på FCK-profil, Bold.dk, 28 August 2010
  4. ^ Bengtsson solgt til FCK, Bold.dk, 27 January 2011

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