Johnny Furdal

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Johnny Furdal
Personal information
Full nameJohnny Furdal
Date of birth (1986-05-04) 4 May 1986 (age 35)
Place of birth Husnes, Norway
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Viking
Number 15
Youth career
2001–2003 Rosendal
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2004–2006 Haugesund 5 (0)
2006Vard Haugesund (loan)
2007 Trio
2008–2018 Nest-Sotra 166 (56)
2018– Viking 39 (8)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 3 December 2020

Johnny Furdal (born 4 May 1986) is a Norwegian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Viking.

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Career

Furdal has spent most of his career playing for Nest-Sotra. He played for the club for 11 years. Nest-Sotra retired his shirt number, 15, when he left the club in 2018. [1]

On 26 July 2018, Furdal signed a two and a half year contract with Viking FK. [2]

He was awarded player of the year in the 2018 1. divisjon. [3]

Honours

Viking

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References

  1. "Freder draktnummeret til Johnny Furdal etter Viking-overgangen". www.aftenbladet.no (in Norwegian). Stavanger Aftenblad. 26 July 2018. Retrieved 12 January 2019.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Johnny Furdal klar for Viking". www.viking-fk.no (in Norwegian). Viking FK. 26 July 2018. Retrieved 12 January 2019.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "Dette er årets spiller i OBOS-ligaen: – Helt magisk". www.eurosport.no (in Norwegian). 25 November 2018. Retrieved 12 January 2019.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)