Player Details


Magnus Eriksson


5' 11"


181 lbs

Date of Birth

4.8.1990 (34)


Solna, Sweden


Career Summary

Transferred to Djurgardens IF on Aug. 21, 2020.

A versatile, left-footed attacking player with a nose for goal, Eriksson was been a consistent goalscorer in his native Sweden and played two-and-a-half seasons with the San Jose Earthquakes, eventually wearing the captain's amrband. He had six goals and 10 assists in 32 starts in 2019.

INTERNATIONAL: Eriksson has earned his first, and to date only, cap with the Swedish senior national team in a friendly vs. Moldova in 2014. He was also called to the team's January camp as they prepared for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

OUTSIDE MLS: Eriksson spent most of his career in his native Sweden, primary with Vasby United, Atvidabergs FF, Malmo, and most recently with Djurgardens. He was a key part of Malmo's title runs in 2013 – when he led the club in scoring – and in 2014. He has also played abroad in Denmark, Belgium and China.