|Full name||Johan Claesson|
|Date of birth||August 12, 1981|
|Place of birth||Uppsala, Sweden|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of November 23, 2013|
Claesson moved to Gefle IF in 2005, and spent four years with the team. Initially used as a substitute, he eventually won a first team spot, and went on to make almost 100 appearances for the club in the Allsvenskan, scoring three goals.
In December 2008 Claesson signed a one-year contract with the Portland Timbers of the USL First Division with the option of a second year. He played 23 games and scored 1 goal in his debut season with the Timbers, and proved to be an important part of the team's midfield, helping them to the 2009 USL-1 regular season title.
Comeback in IK SiriusEdit
In December 2010 Claesson signed for his old club IK Sirius in the Swedish third tier.
|This biographical article related to an association football midfielder from Sweden is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|