Marcus Berg


  • matches played 547
  • goals 275
  • assists 30
  • Last appearance (days ago) 12

Marcus Berg already played 48 matches this season. Having been born in 1986, on August 17, Marcus Berg's age of 32 makes him junior to the average player of Sweden. With a height of 1.84m, he compares with Sweden's mean tallness. The club of Marcus Berg, Sweden, presently holds second position in group A of WC Qualification, UEFA and first position in group B2 of Uefa Nations League. He is a right footer just as 83% of Sweden. From his professional start until now, he has performed in 479 matches in total and hindermost appeared eleven days ago. On average, he has participated in 9.6 matches per season.

The current UEFA Nations League 18/19 term proves to be good for Marcus Berg, as he managed to score 28 times (0.58 per match) and provide an assist twice. Basically, 20% of Sweden's goals in UEFA Nations League 18/19 were caused by him. The longest period that he stayed in a team was four years and a day in Hamburger SV (Germany) Apart from Marcus Berg, Emil Forsberg, Sam Larsson, Alexander Isak, Sebastian Andersson and Robin Quaison are also forwards of Sweden.

Concerning the latest matches, his club won in WC Qualification, UEFA plus lost in Uefa Nations League. His best season was Arabian Gulf League 17/18 (United Arab Emirates), because in this year he had his highest success in terms of both forward passes and goals. Before joining Sweden, Marcus Berg impressed at Hamburger SV, Panathinaikos Athens, PSV Eindhoven, FC Groningen and IFK Goteborg. Ever since Marcus Berg became a professional, he has been committed to overall seven clubs. He plays with the jersey number 9.

The briefest time his spent on a team counts eleven months in PSV Eindhoven (Netherlands). Besides playing for Sweden, Marcus Berg additionally is a member of AL Ain FC. While being substituted more out than in this season, we can observe that this trend came from last season. Moreover, he shows 121 out and 100 in substitutions in total. His portfolio includes one accidental own goal, which happened with AL Ain FC in a match of League Cup 17/18 (United Arab Emirates). Marcus Berg received 68 penalties throughout his entire career (of which 67 where yellow). This leads to an average of 1.36 cards per season. In the current playtime, he caught 6 yellow cards. Weighing 169.75lb, he measures 1lb less than the average player on Sweden.

(Last edited May 12, 2019)