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Olof Mellberg

Centre Back

From:

To:

2001-02

2007-08

Previous Clubs

Villa Career

Subsequent Clubs

Gullspångs IF |
1996-98 Degerfors IF |
1998 AIK Fotboll, Free |
1998-01 Racing Santander |

2001-08 Aston Villa, £6.12m, 263 (8) |

2008-09 Juventus FC, Free |
2009-12 Olympiacos Piraeus, £2.25m |
2012-13 Villarreal CF |
2013-14 FC Copenhagen |

Villa Seasons

Seasons

2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
2004-05
2005-06
2006-07
2007-08

Appearances

36
44
39
33
33
41
37

Goals

0
1
1
3
0
1
2

AT A GLANCE

Erik Olof Mellberg

Birth Date

Saturday, 3 September 1977

Birth Place 

Gullspång

Sweden

TRANSFER IN

Transfer Date

Wednesday, 18 July 2001

Joined From

Racing Santander

Transfer Fee

£6,120,000

Aged

PLAYING RECORD

Playing Position

Centre Back

Seasons Active

2001-02

to

2007-08

Appearances

263

Goals

8

Played Under

John Gregory |
Graham Taylor |
David O’Leary |
Martin O’Neill |

KEY DATES

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 18 August 2001

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 18 August 2001

First Goal

Saturday, 26 October 2002

Final Appearance

Sunday, 11 May 2008

Final Squad Appearance

Sunday, 11 May 2008

TRANSFER OUT

Transfer Date

Monday, 30 June 2008

Moved To

Juventus FC

Transfer Fee

Free

Aged

MISCELLANEOUS

Height

Foot

(6ft 3in) 1.91 m

Right

Honours

Olof Mellberg

BIOGRAPHY

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