Ulrik Yttergård Jenssen

Ulrik Yttergård Jenssen (born 17 July 1996) is a Norwegian footballer who plays for FC Nordsjælland as a defender.[1]

Ulrik Jenssen
Personal information
Full name Ulrik Yttergård Jenssen
Date of birth (1996-07-17) 17 July 1996
Place of birth Tromsø, Norway
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
FC Nordsjælland
Number 3
Youth career
2013–2016 Lyon
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2016 Lyon II 48 (1)
2016–2017 Tromsø 39 (2)
2018– FC Nordsjælland 66 (5)
National team
2013 Norway U17 12 (1)
2014–2015 Norway U19 6 (0)
2015–2017 Norway U21 18 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15 December 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17:19, 6 September 2017 (UTC)

Club career

Born in Tromsø, Jenssen is the son of former Tromsø and Sogndal manager Truls Jenssen. His brother Ruben currently plays for FC Groningen.[2]

On 4 August 2016, Jenssen transferred from Lyon II to sign a three-and-a-half year with Tromsø.[3]

International career

In 2016, he was called up to the Norway national football team despite not having played a senior first-team match for any club.[4]

Career statistics

As of match played 8 December 2019[5]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup Continental Total
DivisionAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
Lyon II 2013–14 CFA 12000120
2014–15 20100201
2015–16 16000160
Total 48100--481
Tromsø 2016 Tippeligaen 12110131
2017 Eliteserien 27120291
Total 39230--422
FC Nordsjælland 2017–18 Danish Superliga 17000170
2018–19 3141030354
2019–20 18100181
Total 6651030705
Career total 153840301608

References

  1. FCN snupper norsk forsvarsspiller‚ bold.dk, 22 December 2017
  2. Baardsen, Joachim (25 July 2015). "Hvis han slår gjennom i Lyon, ligger verden for hans føtter" [If he makes it in Lyon, the world's at his feet]. Dagbladet (in Norwegian).
  3. "LANGTIDSKONTRAKT FOR YTTERGÅRD JENSSEN". www.til.no (in Norwegian). Tromsø IL. 4 August 2016. Archived from the original on 19 August 2016. Retrieved 4 August 2016.
  4. Magnussen, Jostein (18 May 2016). "Norge-klare Ulrik (19): – Uttaket kom som et sjokk". VG (in Norwegian). Retrieved 17 August 2016.
  5. "U.Jenssen". soccerway.com. Soccerway. Retrieved 16 August 2016.
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