Holmén playing for Fenerbahçe in 2014
|Full name||Samuel Tobias Holmén|
|Date of birth||28 June 1984|
|Place of birth||Annelund, Sweden|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|2014–2015||→ Bursaspor (loan)||27||(4)|
|2015–2016||→ Konyaspor (loan)||28||(4)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 October 2019|
Holmén's favourite position is in the central midfield, and his style of play is that of a box-to-box player, being a good defensive ball winner, as well as a good playmaker and goal scorer.
Holmén was born in Annelund just outside Borås, and started playing football in Annelunds IF. In 1998, he went to IF Elfsborg. After a few years in the youth squad he was promoted to the first squad, and made his debut when he came on as a substitute in the semi final of the Swedish Cup in September 2002. He quickly became a first team regular, and was considered to be one of the most promising Swedish footballers.
Fenerbahçe and loansEdit
Return to İstanbul BaşakşehirEdit
On June 2016, Holmén signed a two-year contract with İstanbul Başakşehir after his Fenerbahçe contract expired.
- Scores and results list Sweden's goal tally first.
|1.||13 January 2008||Estadio Saprissa, San José, Costa Rica||Costa Rica||1–0||1–0||Friendly|
|2.||10 September 2008||Råsunda Stadium, Stockholm, Sweden||Hungary||2–0||2–1||2010 FIFA World Cup qualification|
- VI TILLSAMMANS TAR HEM HOLMÉN!‚ elfsborg.se, 15 June 2017
- "Holmén: Altid med hjertet" (in Danish). Brondby.com. 30 August 2007. Retrieved 19 July 2013.
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