Player Profile

Pontus Jansson

Pontus Jansson

18 Defender

Nationality :Sweden
Date Of Birth :February 13, 1991
Height :194cm
Weight :89kg
  • Centre BackPosition
  • 12Games Played
  • 723Minutes Played
  • 9Starts
  • 3Substitution On
  • 4Substitution Off
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  • Tackles Won
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  • Clearances
  • Blocks
  • Interceptions
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  • Fouls Won
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  • Yellow Cards
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  • Goals
  • Penalty Goals
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  • Assists
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  • Penalties Won
  • Offsides

Pontus Jansson is a professional football player who plays as a centreback for Sweden’s national team and English football league club, Leeds United. He wears jersey number 18 on his back for Leeds United.


NamePontus Jansson
Name in SwedenPontus Sven Gustav Jansson
Date of Birth13-Feb-1991
Age in 202332
Birth PlaceArlöv
Height1.96 m.

Pontus Jansson Biography, EarlyLife

Pontus Jansson was born on Wednesday, February 13, 1991. He’s 32 years old now. Pontus’s natal flower is the primrose, and his solar sign is Aquarius. He has not yet revealed anything about his family and early life in the media.

He has been interested in playing football since his early days and joined the youth rank of Swedish football clubs like Arlovs BI and Malmo FF.

He received his training in Arlovs Bl’s youth system before becoming well-known, moving to Malmo FF’s youth system at the age of 15. He is not in a relationship.

Pontus Jansson Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is currently being reviewed and will be updated soon.

Pontus Jansson’s Height, And Weight

Pontus Jansson is in good physical shape. We talked about his height, weight, foot, eye, and hair colors in this section. Pontus Jansson has an athletic body standing at the perfect height of 6 feet 4 inches and weighs around 86 kg.


After playing for the junior team of Malmo FF, he began his senior career with the main team in 2009.

During his stay with the Swedish club, he turned out to be one of the most prominent players in Malmo and was nominated as the Defender of the Year in 2013 in the Allsvenskan League for his outstanding performances.

The Swedish defender was part of the team that went on to win the Svenska Supercupen in 2013 and the Allsvenskan title in 2010,2013 and 2014.

He was also transferred to IFK Malmo as a loan from Malmo FF in 2009 and later joined Italian Serie A side, Torino FC on a free transfer in late April 2014 and was an official part of the team from July 1 onwards.

He scored his first goal for Malmo in the  Serie A league against Udinese. While he was with the Italian club, he was moved to the English football team, Leeds United in August 2016 on a loan for a season.

Pontus made his club debut against Luton Town on 23 August 2016 and scored his first goal with a header on 5 November 2016 for Leeds United against Norwich City.

Pontus Jansson’s Net Worth

Jansson has an estimated net worth of over $3.5 million as of 2019, mostly earned through his football career. 

Pontus Jansson gets an annual salary of $ 2.3 million with a weekly salary being $45,645 he gets an income from the English football club, Leeds United, and his current market value is $ 7.40 million.

Pontus Jansson’s Girlfriend, Dating

Pontus Jansson is a happily married man. He tied the knot with his sweetheart Asa Thornell on 25 July 2017.

He is a popular figure in Leeds and a fan favorite. His fans adore him by chanting a song called, ‘Pontus Jansson’s Magic, He Wears A Magic Hat’. The song was also used in his wedding and was performed by the band using the Swedish version.


What is the net worth of Pontus Jansson?

His net worth is 3.5 million dollars.

What is the height of Pontus Jansson?

His height is 6 feet 4 inches.

What is the age of Pontus Jansson?

His age is 32 years as of 2023.

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