Jan Jönsson

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Jan Jönsson
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Personal information
Full name Jan Anders Jönsson
Date of birth (1960-05-24) 24 May 1960 (age 55)
Place of birth Sweden
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
None
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1978–1992 Halmstad 557 (?)
1993 Sanfrecce Hiroshima 6 (1)
1995–1996 Vissel Kobe 30 (7)
Teams managed
1993–1994 Sanfrecce Hiroshima (Assistant Coach)
1995–1997 Vissel Kobe (Assistant Coach)
1998–2000 Ljungskile (Assistant Coach)
2001–2004 Landskrona
2005–2010 Stabæk
2011–2012 Rosenborg
2013–2014 Aalesunds FK
2015- Halmstads BK

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (Goals).

Jan Jönsson (born 24 May 1960) is a former Swedish football player and manager. He was the manager for Aalesunds FK from 2013 to 2014, before he quit the job to go home to Sweden.

Career[edit]

Playing career[edit]

He spent most of his playing career with Halmstad.

Coaching career[edit]

Between 1993 and 1994 he was inaugurated as the Sanfrecce Hiroshima assistant coach with Stuart Baxter manager who became acquainted in Halmstad. Then, he is inaugurated as a coach with the Baxter even in Vissel Kobe.

After retiring he was appointed manager for Landskrona,[1] which he took to the Swedish Premier League.[2] In 2005 he took over Norwegian club Stabæk[3] and led them to promotion in his first season. On 19 November 2014 it was announced that Jan is moving home to Halmstad and has signed a 3-year contract.[4]

Club statistics[edit]

Club performance League Cup League Cup Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Japan League Emperor's Cup J. League Cup Total
1993 Sanfrecce Hiroshima J. League 1 6 1 0 0 0 0 6 1
1995 Vissel Kobe Football League 15 6 3 0 - 18 6
1996 15 1 0 0 - 15 1
Country Japan 36 8 3 0 0 0 39 8
Total 36 8 3 0 0 0 39 8

Honours[edit]

Norway[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jan Jönsson". Worldfootball.net. 1960-05-24. Retrieved 2012-05-24. 
  2. ^ "enbltd.com" (PDF). enbltd.com. Retrieved 2013-10-26. 
  3. ^ "UEFA Champions League –". Uefa.com. 2012-05-19. Retrieved 2012-05-24. 
  4. ^ "Janne Jönssön tar över –". hbk.se. 2014-11-19. Retrieved 2014-11-19.