Ryan Johansson

Ryan Nils Johansson (born 15 February 2001) is a professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Spanish team Sevilla Atlético.[1] Born in Luxembourg, he represents the Republic of Ireland in international football.[2]

Ryan Johansson
Personal information
Full name Ryan Nils Johansson
Date of birth (2001-02-15) 15 February 2001 (age 21)
Place of birth Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Sevilla Atlético
Youth career
0000–2014 Racing-Union
2015–2016 Metz
2017–2020 Bayern Munich
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2020– Sevilla Atlético 21 (0)
2021–2022Fortuna Sittard (loan) 6 (0)
National team
2016–2017 Luxembourg U17 13 (1)
2017 Sweden U17 3 (0)
2018 Republic of Ireland U19 2 (0)
2018 Luxembourg U19 3 (0)
2018 Luxembourg U21 2 (0)
2021– Republic of Ireland U21 5 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 9 October 2022
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 7 September 2021

Club careerEdit

Johansson is a former youth academy player of his hometown club Racing-Union. He subsequently moved to Metz and joined Bayern Munich later. He was an unused substitute in Bayern Munich's 2–0 defeat against Borussia Dortmund in 2019 DFL-Supercup.[3]

On 22 January 2020, Johansson joined Spanish club Sevilla on a contract until June 2026.[4][5] On 13 August 2021, he joined Eredivisie club Fortuna Sittard on a season long loan deal.[6] He made his professional debut for the club on 2 October 2021 in a 3–1 league defeat against NEC.[7]

International careerEdit

Born in Luxembourg to a Swedish father and Irish mother, Johansson has represented all three countries at international level.[8] In January 2019, Johansson announced that he intended to pledge his future to Ireland. In May 2021, he received clearance from FIFA to switch his allegiance from Luxembourg to Ireland.[9]

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of 25 May 2022[1]
Club Season League Cup Continental Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Sevilla Atlético 2019–20 Segunda División B 6 0 6 0
2020–21 9 0 9 0
Total 15 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
Fortuna Sittard (loan) 2021–22 Eredivisie 6 0 2 0 8 0
Career total 21 0 2 0 0 0 23 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Ryan Johansson at Soccerway
  2. ^ "'I want to play in World Cups and the Euros. Anything is possible'". the42.ie.
  3. ^ "Borussia Dortmund vs. Bayern Munich - 4 August 2019 - Soccerway". Retrieved 3 October 2021.
  4. ^ "AGREEMENT WITH FC BAYERN FOR THE SIGNING OF YOUNG MIDFIELDER RYAN JOHANSSON". 22 January 2020. Retrieved 3 October 2021.
  5. ^ "Ryan Johansson Completes Move To Sevilla From Bayern Munich". 22 January 2020. Retrieved 3 October 2021.
  6. ^ "Ireland's Ryan Johansson Embarks On Another European Adventure With Loan Move". 13 August 2021. Retrieved 3 October 2021.
  7. ^ "Fortuna Sittard vs. NEC - 2 October 2021 - Soccerway". Retrieved 2 October 2021.
  8. ^ "Ryan Johansson on his desire to play for Ireland". 20 May 2021. Retrieved 3 October 2021.
  9. ^ "Sevilla midfielder Ryan Johansson wins battle to declare for Ireland". 12 May 2021. Retrieved 3 October 2021.

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