He was interested in playing football since his early days and joined the youth rank of Swedish football clubs like Arlovs BI and Malmo FF. This is the national team page of FC Brentford player Pontus Jansson. He won his first international cap in 2012 and represented Sweden at Euro 2016 and the 2018 FIFA World Cup. His fans adore him by chanting a song called, 'Pontus Jansson's Magic, He Wears A Magic Hat'. Under "Filter by national team", you can filter by appearances for senior national team(s) and appearances for U-xx teams. You can find videos etc of my work at instagram.com/pj.85 and facebook.com/pjrockbalance . In order to use the live chat functionality you need to opt into live chat cookies. The Swedish defender was the part of the team that went on to win Svenska Supercupen in 2013 and Allsvenskan title in 2010,2013 and 2014. On Friday, Patrik Gunnarsson kept a clean sheet on his eighth appearance for Iceland’s Under-21s as they beat Sweden 1-0 in UEFA Under-21 European Championship qualifying. Jansson also played all of Malmö FF's matches in the qualification stage for the 2013–14 UEFA Europa League. Many considered Jansson to be the club's best player of 2011 even though he only played for half of the season. Leeds took a 0–1 win into the home leg at Elland Road, where Jansson returned to the bench, but was an unused substitute with Gaetano Berardi favoured ahead of him by Bielsa. You can use a filter to limit the selection to major competitions (e.g.  Torino also revealed that as part of the deal Leeds had a clause to make the deal a permanent move. This is the transfer history of FC Brentford player Pontus Jansson. He has played with Sweden in their youth levels and represented senior Swedish team in UEFA Euro 2016. He tied the knot with his sweetheart Asa Thornell on 25 July 2017. While he was with the Italian club, he was moved to English football team, Leeds United during August 2016 on a loan for a season. AUD ($) Kylian Mbappe squeezed home the only goal four minutes before the break at the Friends Arena. , Whilst at Leeds, Jansson has had a famous chant made for him, the song is called 'Pontus Jansson's Magic, He Wears A Magic Hat'. The Bees duo were named on the bench as Christian Eriksen's 35th minute penalty decided matters. Pontus Jansson of Swedish nationality was born to Swedish parents on 13 February 1991 in Arlov, Sweden. Feb 13, 1991 (29), Place of birth: Before that is a home game against bottom-of-the-table Iceland. , After a controversial performance from the referee in Leeds' 1–1 draw against Brentford on 6 October, Jansson spoke out against the referee in the post match interview. This is the national team page of FC Brentford player Pontus Jansson. The Swedish defender is enjoying a happy and blissful life with his family. for your selected category. After playing for the junior team of Malmo FF, he began his senior career with the main team in 2009. You can find videos etc of my work at instagram.com/pj.85 and facebook.com/pjrockbalance . The song is a crowd terrace version of the song My Old Man's a Dustman originally performed by Lonnie Donegan. In order to use the live chat functionality you need to opt into live chat cookies.  On 18 June, Jansson was named in the starting lineup ahead of Manchester United's Victor Lindelöf for Sweden's opening game of Group F in a 1-0 win against South Korea. Pontus Jansson is a happily married man. Squad: 52, Starting eleven: 19, Substituted in: 8, On the bench: 25, Suspended: 0, Injured: 4. I am a rock balance artist from Ã–land in Sweden. , Jansson was selected for the annual training camp for the Sweden national team in January 2012. The former Leeds defender has been a big part of the Bees’ success this season, delivering at one end of the pitch while the ‘BMW’ attacking trio of Said Benrahma, Bryan Mbeumo and Ollie Watkins excelled at the other. Pontus Jansson sent a classy message to Luke Ayling on Twitter after the Leeds United right-back commented on his dream coming true following the Whites’ promotion to the Premier League. If Brentford win the play-off final, Pontus Jansson is a solid contender for both roles. He scored his first goal for Malmo in the Serie A league against Udinese. By clicking on the "Detailed" tab, you can view further details (e.g. Overall he has played for Sweden in 20 matches and has yet to score a goal for his birth country. The Bees' skipper was earning his 27th cap at senior level as Sweden went looking for their first points in League A3. , On 27 March 2018, Jansson was named as the Sweden captain for the friendly match against Romania ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. To do this click on the cookie settings button below.  As a result, he was given a one match ban on 23 October for his comments relating to the referee's performance and/or use of foul language. He missed the latter part of the season due to injury problems. Below you will find a full run down our all our dealings for... Brentford players certainly made an impression on the international stage over the past ten days with a host of impressive performances at both senior and youth level.  He made 16 appearances in all competitions during his first season, with 9 coming in the league, 1 in Coppa Italia and 6 in the UEFA Europa League. This is the website of Pontus Jansson. From the restart, Albert Adomah essentially walked the ball into net unchallenged by 10 Leeds players, with only a frustrated and disbelieving Jansson giving chase and nearly dispossessing the forward.  Leeds qualified for the playoffs, but Jansson picked up an ankle injury and missed the first leg versus sixth-placed Derby County at Pride Park.  On 25 July 2017, Jansson married his fiancé Åsa Thornell and Jansson revealed on his Instagram that at their wedding reception they had a band sing a Swedish version of 'Pontus Jansson's Magic Hat' song. Pontus Jansson played the full 90 minutes in Lisbon last night as Sweden were beaten 3-0 by European Champions Portugal in the Nations League. While Henrik remained on the bench, Mathias was introduced for the final two minutes to earn his second senior cap. , On 8 July 2019, Jansson joined Brentford F.C. I am a rock balance artist from Ã–land in Sweden. On Tuesday, Gareth Southgate’s England head to the Telia Parken in the Nations League.  He officially joined the Italian side on 1 July 2014. The goal came shortly after Harry Maguire saw red for the Three Lions, Reece James was also dismissed after the final whistle. , On 6 September 2018, Jansson was once again named Sweden captain in a 2-0 defeat against Austria. JPY (¥) Jansson finished the season with 15 league matches and nine matches in Europe played.  On 25 October 2017, Jansson signed a new five-year contract, with the long-term deal keeping him at Leeds until the end of the 2021–22 season. The 2018 World Cup finalists had started the tournament by conceding four goals in each of their defeats to France and Portugal but came out on top in a soaking Zagreb after a late defensive lapse by Pontus Jansson allowed the hosts to snatch the points. Playerswiki - Celebrity Biography, news and gossip, In the region of $ 2.3 million he receives as an annual salary. Jansson started his career at local club Arlövs BI.  His league debut came on 10 September 2016 in a 1–0 defeat against Huddersfield Town in a West Yorkshire derby. He wears jersey number 18 on his back for Leeds United. He won the award for Football League Championship player of the month in December 2016 on 6 January 2017 and his impressive performances earned him a permanent contract deal with Leeds United and he signed a three-year contract for a reported fee to be around $4.84 million. season, Jansson played 41 games in all competitions, scoring three goals, with Leeds finishing the regular season in third place after dropping out of the automatic promotion places with three games remaining after a defeat to 10-man Wigan Athletic on 19 April. The 2012 season was Jansson's big breakthrough season as he played all 30 league matches for Malmö FF, playing the first part of the season with Daniel Andersson and the latter part with newcomer Filip Helander by his side in the defensive line. On 24 April 2014, Torino announced they had signed Jansson on a free transfer. , During the summer of 2016, Jansson was selected to represent the Sweden squad for UEFA Euro 2016, however he remained an unused substitute for Sweden in all 3 of their games. Pontus Jansson - Signs to June 2022 (+1yr option) (3 viewing) Thread starter swr22; Start date 8 Jul 2019; ... Jansson was injured mid-January, I think, so was out until the restart in June, so missed 5 months of competitive games, then straight into 2 games a week of intensity. Pontus Jansson’s Professional Career On 23rd October 2018, the couple welcomed their first baby girl.  Sweden reached the World Cup Quarter-Finals of the tournament after beating Switzerland in the last 16, however England knocked out Sweden in a 2-0 win on 7 July 2018, the match also saw Jansson play in an unfamiliar striker's role, with Jansson brought on as a second half substitute to try score a goal with Sweden trailing at the time. Pontus Jansson is a professional football player who plays as a centreback for Sweden national team and English football league club, Leeds United. Alternatively, please email email@example.com - note that live chat is recommended for the quickest response on a matchday. On 2 June 2011 he captained the team in a match against Norway where he also scored the first goal in a 4–1 win for Sweden U21. Viktor Claesson jumped into the 65th minute and immediately after, Marcus Berg put 1-1. During the 2015/16 season, he played 7 league games and 2 Coppa Italia matches.