Glasgow sign Marcus Johnsson
Glasgow Clan are delighted to announce the signing of Swedish forward Marcus Jonsson from Swedish division 1 side Tegs.
The 28-year-old joins the Clan in his first move outside of the Sweden, having previously played for Allsvenskan sides VIK Västerås, AIK & IF Björklöven, the latter two where he was alternate captain.
Marcus, who hails from Umeå in north of the country is 6’0″ tall and joins the Clan on the back of a successful early season at his local side who play at the 5,400 capacity A3 Arena.
The Swede has recorded 12 points (5+7) in ten games during the 2019-20 season and has amassed 77 points in the Allsvenskan during his career.
Clan head coach Zack Fitzgerald is delighted to be able to add an extra body to his line-up:
“Marcus will bring energy with a strong two-way game.” commented Fitzgerald.
“He has played at a very high level for the past 9 seasons. He works hard, brings physicality and on top of it all, has a great attitude.
“Marcus is held in very high esteem by former teammates and management.
“Swedish players come with a very thorough understanding of the game. They are taught well and often thrive in this league.
“I look forward to working with and welcoming Marcus to Glasgow.”
Marcus will wear #33 during his time with the Clan and is due to arrive in Glasgow this Tuesday.