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Marcus Berg
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Berg playing for Sweden at the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Personal information
Full name Bengt Erik Markus Berg
Date of birth 17 August 1986 (1986-08-17) (age 35)
Place of birth Torsby, Sweden
Height 1.84 m
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current club IFK Göteborg
Number 33
Youth career
1990–1998 IFK Velen
1998–2000 Torsby IF
2003–2004 IFK Göteborg
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–2003 Torsby IF 24
2005–2007 IFK Göteborg 53 (21)
2007–2009 Groningen 56 (32)
2009–2013 Hamburger SV 54 (5)
2010–2011 PSV (loan) 25 (8)
2013–2017 Panathinaikos 115 (73)
2017–2019 Al Ain 41 (35)
2019–2021 Krasnodar 44 (18)
2021– IFK Göteborg 1 (1)
National team
2004–2005 Sweden U19 8 (3)
2006–2009 Sweden U21 19 (8)
2008–2021 Sweden 90 (24)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22:10, 18 July 2021 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Bengt Erik Markus Berg ( born 17 August 1986) is a Swedish professional footballer who plays as a striker for, and captains, Allsvenskan club IFK Göteborg. Beginning his footballing career in Sweden with IFK Göteborg in the early 2000s, Berg went on to play professionally in the Netherlands, Germany, Greece, the United Arab Emirates, and Russia before returning to IFK Göteborg in 2021.

A full international between 2008 and 2021, Berg won 90 caps and scored 24 goals for the Sweden national team. He represented his country at UEFA Euro 2016, the 2018 FIFA World Cup, and UEFA Euro 2020.

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