Gustav Valsvik

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Gustav Valsvik
Personal information
Full name Gustav Valsvik
Date of birth (1993-05-26) 26 May 1993 (age 25)
Place of birth Vik, Norway
Height 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Eintracht Braunschweig
Number 5
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
0000–2009 Vik
2010–2014 Sogndal 83 (5)
2014–2016 Strømsgodset 59 (1)
2016– Eintracht Braunschweig 63 (1)
National team
2009 Norway U19 12 (1)
2012 Norway U20 1 (0)
2012–2014 Norway U21 12 (1)
2017– Norway 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 May 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 12 November 2017

Gustav Valsvik (born 26 May 1993) is a Norwegian footballer who plays as a defender for Eintracht Braunschweig.

Career[edit]

Born in Vik,[1] Valsvik started his career in the local club Vik IL before he joined Sogndal ahead of the 2010 season.[2] In his first season, Valsvik played nine matches in the First Division.[1] Following Sogndal's promotion, Valsvik played seven matches in Tippeligaen in 2011, and the next season he was playing regularly in Sogndal's central defence.[3]

He signed a three-year contract with Strømsgodset in July 2014, for an undisclosed sum.[4]

In July 2016, Valsvik transferred to German 2. Bundesliga club Eintracht Braunschweig.[5]

International career[edit]

Valsvik first represented Norway when he played for the under-16 team in 2009.[2] He has later represented Norway at every level up to under-21 level.[6] On 26 March 2017, Valsvik made his debut for the senior Norway national football team.[7]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 22 May 2018[8][9][10]
Club Season Division League Cup Europe Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Sogndal 2010 Adeccoligaen 9 0 3 1 12 1
2011 Tippeligaen 7 0 1 0 8 0
2012 27 2 1 0 28 2
2013 30 2 0 0 30 2
2014 10 1 3 0 13 1
Total 83 5 8 1 91 6
Strømsgodset 2014 Tippeligaen 13 0 0 0 0 0 13 0
2015 29 0 2 0 5 0 36 0
2016 17 1 4 0 2 0 23 1
Total 59 1 6 0 7 0 72 1
Eintracht Braunschweig 2016–17 2. Bundesliga 29 0 1 0 30 0
2017–18 34 1 1 0 35 1
Total 63 1 2 0 65 1
Career total 205 7 16 1 7 0 228 8

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Gustav Valsvik". altomfotball.no (in Norwegian). TV 2. Retrieved 23 November 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Valsvik klar for Sogndal" (in Norwegian). Sogn Avis. 9 June 2009. Retrieved 23 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "Midtstoppar på veg vekk frå Sogndal" (in Norwegian). NRK. 6 August 2012. Retrieved 23 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "Ny midstopper klar for Godset" (in Norwegian). dt.no. 16 July 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 
  5. ^ "Eintracht verpflichtet Gustav Valsvik" (in German). eintracht.com. 30 July 2016. Retrieved 30 July 2016. 
  6. ^ "Gustav Valsvik's profil". fotball.no (in Norwegian). Football Association of Norway. Archived from the original on 26 May 2012. Retrieved 23 November 2012. 
  7. ^ "0-2-tap mot Nord-Irland" (in Norwegian). fotball.no. 26 March 2017. Retrieved 27 March 2017. 
  8. ^ "G. Valsvik". Soccerway. Retrieved 17 July 2018. 
  9. ^ "Gustav Valsvik". nifs.no (in Norwegian). A-pressen. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 
  10. ^ "Gustav Valsvik". altomfotball.no (in Norwegian). TV2 (Norway). Retrieved 24 July 2014.