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Johan Wiland

Personal information
Full nameJohan Wiland
Date of birth24 January 1981(age 35)
Place of birthBorås, Sweden
Height0 m ( ft in)
Playing positionGoalkeeper
Club information
Current clubCopenhagen

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Johan Wiland (born 24 January 1981 in Borås) is a Swedish footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Danish Superliga club F.C. Copenhagen.

Wiland started playing first team football as a 16 year old in lower league Rydboholms SK, and was brought to IF Elfsborg in 1997. He made his debut for Elfsborg in an away game against Halmstad BK on 4 May 2000, and was denied the clean sheet from a 91st minute penalty kick.

He signed for F.C. Copenhagen in 2009, where he has been first-choice goalkeeper since.

In the 2010 11 UEFA Champions League Johan Wiland was named in UEFA's "Team of the week".

His debut in the Swedish national team came on a tour in South America in January 2007.

He represented his country at the UEFA Euro 2008 in Austria and Switzerland.

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