Adam Johansson

Adam Johansson
Adam Johansson
Adam Johansson
Real Name: Adam Johansson
HT: 5' 11" WT: 165
Age: 32 (02/21/1983)
Birthplace: Göteborg, Sweden

  • Started 27 of 28 appearances across all competitions in 2012.
  • Played seven years in Sweden’s top flight and made 15 appearances for the Swedish National Team.
  • Technical Director Chris Henderson: "Adam has been a mainstay at Göteborg for years and we are very happy to add him to our defense. His leadership and experience are going to be a great compliment to the growth of our team."

How Acquired:
Signed on December 29, 2011.

Previous Clubs:
IFK Göteborg (2005-11), Västra Frölunda IF (2002-04).

MLS Experience:
2012: Johansson contributed heavily in his first MLS season, starting in all 21 of his appearances and finishing second among Sounders FC defenders with 1834 minutes. Made MLS debut in opener vs. TOR (3/17). Recorded first two MLS assists in in 2-2 draw at NY (7/15). Made 28 appearances and 27 starts across all competitions.

Professional Experience:

  • 2005-11: Played past seven seasons for IFK Göteborg in his hometown of Gothenburg. Made 129 league appearances (two goals) for club, winning Swedish double in 2007 and two more cups in 2008 and ‘09. 2002-04: Made professional debut with second division Västra Frötlunda IF in 2002.

International Experience:
Earned first national team call-in for 2009 friendly with USA at Home Depot Center and later started three world Cup qualifiers, playing on both the left and right side of defense.

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Career Statistics (Regular Season)
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