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Aron Johannsson makes himself eligible for the USA national football team

Icelandic football player Aron Jóhannsson announced earlier this morning on his Facebook page that he will be making himself eligible for the USA national football team. Read the announcement below.

Aron played his first games with the first team of Fjolnir in the season 2008 but was a regular the year later but the club got relegated from the top flight.

In 1st division in 2010 he scored 12 goals in 18 games and Fjolnir ended in 3rd place.

31st of August 2010 he was sold to AGF Aarhus.

29th of January 2013 he was sold to AZ Alkmaar. He scored his first goal for AZ 14 April 2013.

Chose the USA over Iceland

The Announcement from Aron:

I have decided to make myself eligible for the USA national football team. I was fortunate in that I could choose between playing for Iceland or the USA since I have dual citizenship. It was neither an easy nor hasty decision, because I was faced with two good national teams. I thank the coaches of Iceland for their interest in me and wish the Iceland national team all the best in the future.
Sincerely
Aron Johannsson
AZ Alkmaar


For further information contact his agent, Magnus Magnusson.

 

 

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Last modified on Monday, 29 July 2013 12:52

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