Mikael Dyrestam

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Mikael Dyrestam
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Personal information
Full name Mikael Bertil Dyrestam
Date of birth (1991-12-10) 10 December 1991 (age 26)
Place of birth Gothenburg, Sweden
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Centre-back
Youth career
IFK Göteborg
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2013 IFK Göteborg 67 (2)
2014–2015 Aalesund 39 (0)
2016–2017 NEC 19 (0)
National team
2008–2009 Sweden U19 5 (0)
2011 Sweden U21 6 (0)
2012 Sweden 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 June 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 December 2011

Mikael Bertil Dyrestam (born 10 December 1991) is a Swedish footballer who plays as a centre-back.[1] He formerly played for IFK Göteborg, Aalesunds FK and NEC.

Club career[edit]

Dyrestam spent six years at IFK Göteborg where he made 67 appearances. He left the club in summer 2013 after his contract had expired.[2] In February 2014, it was reported a move to Bolton Wanderers had fallen through and that he was close to signing for their Championship rivals Derby County.[2]

In March, Dyrestam moved to Norwegian side Aalesunds FK on a free transfer.[3] After a lengthy injury spell he made his official debut for Aalesunds FK in a 3–0 win against Sandnes Ulf on 12 June 2014.



IFK Göteborg


  1. ^ "Mikael Dyrestam". Svenskfotboll. Retrieved 11 March 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Swedish international defender Mikael Dyrestam could be on Derby County's radar". Derby Telegraph. 26 February 2014. 
  3. ^ Iles, Marc (31 March 2014). "Former Bolton Wanderers target Mikael Dyrestam has joined Norway club". The Bolton News. Retrieved 7 June 2017. 

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