Michael Almebäck

  • Date of birth : 04/04/1988
  • Position : Defender
  • Country : Sweden Sweden
 
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Michael Almebäck

Michael Almebäck

Clubs: IF Brommapojkarna, Örebro SK, Club Brugge KV, Brøndby IF

• Launched his career with IF Brommapojkarna and won promotion to Allsvenskan – after a play-off – in his first season. 

• Made just three top-division appearances in the 2007 campaign, which resulted in the club's immediate relegation and a return to the second tier.

• Transferred to Örebro in 2009, he enjoyed an outstanding debut season, making 28 starts and being nominated for the Allsvenskan's young player of the year award; he maintained his progress the following term, helping the club to a surprise third-place finish.

• Graduated from the Swedish Under-21 side to the senior squad and made his full debut in a January 2010 friendly against Syria in Damascus; involved again the following winter, starting friendlies against Botswana, South Africa and Cyprus.

• Left Örebro for Club Brugge and helped his new employers through the group stage of the UEFA Europa League, having made his European debut in a third qualifying round home win against Qarabağ FK on 28 July 2011.

• Helped Brugge to fourth in the 2012/13 season before transferring to Brøndby.

UEFA honours
None 

Last updated: 09/01/15 17.46CET

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Match log

DateCompetitionPhaseMinsGSA
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 01/05/2015 03:26 CET
31.07.2014UEFA Europa LeagueThird qualifying roundClub BruggeClub Brugge3-0BrøndbyBrøndby9000
29.10.2014Danish DBU CupThird roundFremad AmagerFremad Amager1-3BrøndbyBrøndby8000
05.03.2015Danish DBU CupQuarter-finalsEsbjergEsbjerg4-2AaBAaB9000
08.03.2015Danish Super LeagueMidtjyllandMidtjylland3-0EsbjergEsbjerg9000
15.03.2015Danish Super LeagueEsbjergEsbjerg0-1KøbenhavnKøbenhavn2100
20.03.2015Danish Super LeagueOBOB0-2EsbjergEsbjerg9000
05.04.2015Danish Super LeagueEsbjergEsbjerg3-3MidtjyllandMidtjylland9000
10.04.2015Danish Super LeagueHobroHobro3-1EsbjergEsbjerg9000
24.04.2015Danish Super LeagueEsbjergEsbjerg0-2OBOB9000

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Michael Almebäck
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (Age): 04/04/1988 (27)
  • Country: Sweden
  • Squad number: 19
  • Club: Esbjerg ( DEN)

  • Height: 184cm
  • Weight: 81kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Europa League 2014/15

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Europa League (Third qualifying round)
    28/07/11: Club Brugge 4-1 Qarabağ
  • National team: UEFA European Under-19 Championship (Elite round)
    01/06/07: Italy 5-2 Sweden

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Sweden U-2161
Sweden U-1931
Total92

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Brøndby10
Club Brugge170
Total180
Last updated: 23/04/2015 15:07 CET
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