Matti Lund Nielsen

Matti Lund Nielsen (born 8 May 1988) is a Danish footballer who plays as a midfielder in Italy for Reggina. Nielsen has amassed a total 46 youth caps for Denmark under five different age groups, but has yet to earn a senior cap.

Matti Lund Nielsen
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Personal information
Full name Matti Lund Nielsen
Date of birth (1988-05-08) 8 May 1988 (age 31)
Place of birth Odense, Denmark
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Central midfield
Club information
Current team
Reggina
Number 37
Youth career
Tarup
Holluf Pile
Fraugde IF
OB
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2010 OB 10 (0)
2008–2009Lyngby BK (loan) 24 (3)
2010–2012 FC Nordsjælland 49 (7)
2012–2015 Pescara 61 (4)
2013Verona (loan) 12 (0)
2015AC Perugia (loan) 12 (0)
2015–2016 OB 2 (0)
2016–2019 Sarpsborg 08 110 (8)
2020– Reggina 0 (0)
National team
2004–2005 Denmark U17 15 (0)
2005–2006 Denmark U18 4 (0)
2006–2007 Denmark U19 8 (0)
2007–2008 Denmark U20 4 (0)
2009–2011 Denmark U21 15 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 January 2020

CareerEdit

F.C. NordsjællandEdit

In December 2009, Nielsen signed a contract with the Danish Sas-Liga team FC Nordsjælland starting from 1 January

PescaraEdit

On 30 December 2011, it was confirmed that Matti Lund Nielsen would transfer to Pescara on a free transfer, signing a contract till summer 2014.[1]

Return to OBEdit

On 19 September 2015, Odense Boldklub announced that Nielsen was signed for the remainder of the calendar year.[2]

RegginaEdit

On 7 January 2020, he returned to Italy, signing a 1.5-year contract with Serie C club Reggina.[3]

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of match played 1 December 2019[4]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup Continental Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
OB 2007–08 Danish Superliga 8 0 0 0 - 8 0
2008–09 2 0 0 0 - 2 0
Total 10 0 0 0 - - 10 0
Lyngby (loan) 2008–09 NordicBet Liga 24 3 0 0 - 24 3
Total 24 3 0 0 - - 24 3
Nordsjælland 2009–10 Danish Superliga 13 0 4 0 - 17 0
2010–11 26 7 4 0 1 0 31 7
2011–12 10 0 0 0 - 10 0
Total 49 7 8 0 1 0 58 7
Pescara 2011–12 Serie B 19 3 0 0 - 19 3
2012–13 Serie A 19 0 2 0 - 21 0
2013–14 Serie B 17 1 2 0 - 19 1
2014–15 6 0 2 0 - 8 0
Total 61 4 6 0 - - 67 4
Hellas Verona (loan) 2012–13 Serie B 12 0 0 0 - 12 0
Total 12 0 0 0 - - 12 0
Perugia (loan) 2014–15 Serie B 12 0 0 0 - 12 0
Total 12 0 0 0 - - 12 0
OB 2015–16 Danish Superliga 2 0 0 0 - 2 0
Total 2 0 0 0 - - 2 0
Sarpsborg 08 2016 Tippeligaen 28 2 5 1 - 33 3
2017 Eliteserien 27 5 5 1 - 32 6
2018 29 1 1 0 12 1 42 2
2019 26 0 2 0 - 28 0
Total 110 8 13 2 12 1 135 11
Reggina 2019–20 Serie C 1 0 0 0 - 1 0
Total 1 0 0 0 - - 1 0
Career total 257 22 27 2 13 1 297 25

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Blond, Mikael (30 December 2011). "Matti Lund solgt til Serie B-klub" (in Danish). Bold.dk. Retrieved 30 December 2011.
  2. ^ Wamsler, Morten (19 September 2015). "OB skriver kontrakt med Matti Lund Nielsen" (in Danish). OB.dk. Retrieved 19 September 2015.
  3. ^ "LA REGGINA PARLA DANESE: ECCO MATTI LUND NIELSEN" (Press release) (in Italian). Reggina. 7 January 2020.
  4. ^ "Matti Lund Nielsen". altomfotball.no (in Norwegian). TV 2. Retrieved 29 November 2018.

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