Johan Blomberg

Johan Blomberg
Johan Blomberg
Johan Blomberg
Midfielder
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Real Name: Johan Blomberg
HT: 5' 10" WT: 143
International
Age: 31 (06/14/1987)
Birthplace: Lund, Sweden
Hometown: Lund, Sweden

Hometown: Lund, Sweden
Birth date: June 14, 1987
Acquired: November 21, 2017 – Rapids acquire Swedish midfielder Johan Blomberg from AIK Fotboll.

MLS

2018

  • Was an unused substitute for the home leg of the Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League match with Toronto FC (2/20).
  • Made his Rapids debut with a start in the second leg (2/27), playing 66 minutes before being replaced by Edgar Castillo.
  • Played 90 minutes in the league opener, at New England Revolution (3/10). His cross found the head of Niki Jackson for the equalizing goal, and Blomberg's first assist in MLS.
  • Started and played 58 minutes of the home opener against Sporting Kansas City (3/24), before being replaced by Nana Boateng.
  • Tallied his second MLS assist in the 3-0 win over Philadelphia Union (3/31), going 90 minutes in that and the games at FC Dallas (4/7), home to Toronto FC (4/14), and at Real Salt Lake (4/21).
  • Missed games against Orlando City SC (4/39) and Sporting Kansas City (5/5) due to injury.

2017

  • Blomberg becomes the Rapids’ first offseason signing when he joined the club on November 21 from AIK Fotboll of Sweden’s top flight division.

OTHER PROFESSIONAL

  • Prior to signing with the Rapids, Blomberg had spent his entire professional career in his home country, tallying 28 goals and 39 assists for Ängelholms FF, Halmstads BK, and AIK.
  • In 2015, Blomberg moved to Swedish giants AIK Fotboll, guiding the club to consecutive runner-up finishes in 2016-17. During his three-year stint with the club, Blomberg made 108 appearances in all competitions, while scoring ten times and adding 22 assists.
  • Blomberg had three goals and six assists in 28 league appearances for AIK in Sweden’s top flight division, while also appearing in five Europa League qualifiers.
  • Following the 2011 campaign, Blomberg signed for Halmstads BK, where he would notch two goals and five assists in 29 appearances, helping the club earn promotion to the nation’s top-tier division. He went on to appear in 100 matches for HBK, tallying 14 goals and 14 assists in three seasons.
  • Blomberg made his debut for Ängelholms FF on May 17, 2009, playing the final eight minutes of a 3-1 loss against Qviding in Sweden’s second division. Blomberg would go on to make nine appearances in his rookie season.

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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2018Colorado Rapids99072739217030
Career Totals-99072739217030
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