Erik Edman

Date of birth11 November 1978
Place of birthHuskvarna
NationalitySwede
Weight78 kg
Height1.79 m
PositionDefender/Left back

Edman started at Helsingborgs in the Swedish league making his debut in 1997 before being snapped up by Serie A Torino in the summer of 1999.

He failed to make an impact and, after a loan spell at Karlsruhe in Germany, he returned to Sweden to play for AIK Solna in 2000.

After two seasons, he joined Herenveen in the summer of 2001 and has since played for Totenham Hotspur and Rennes.

Edman's performances earned him an international debut in November 2001 against England.

He joined Wigan Athletic in January 2008 with a contract to June 2010.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Helsingborgs 01 Apr 1997 01 Jul 1999
Torino 01 Jul 1999 31 Dec 1999
Karlsruhe SC 01 Jan 2000 30 Jun 2000 L
AIK Solna 01 Jul 2000 30 Jun 2001
Heerenveen 01 Jul 2001 30 Jun 2004
Tottenham Hotspur 01 Jul 2004 31 Dec 2005
Rennes 01 Jan 2006 18 Jan 2008
Wigan Athletic 18 Jan 2008 04 Feb 2010
Helsingborgs 04 Feb 2010

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 AIK Solna UEFA Cup 1
1
2001-02 Heerenveen Dutch KPN Telecompetitie 19
2
2004-05 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 2
1
1
2004-05 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 28
1
3
2005-06 Rennes French Championnat 26
5
2005-06 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 3
2007-08 Wigan Athletic Premier League 5
2008-09 Wigan Athletic FA Cup
1
2008-09 Wigan Athletic Premier League
2
2009-10 Wigan Athletic League Cup 1
2009-10 Wigan Athletic Premier League 2
1
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
28 Sep 2000 Herfølge v AIK Solna D 0-0
Agg: 1-0
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1996-97 Sweden UEFA Under-18 2
1997-98 Sweden UEFA Under-21 4
1997-98 Sweden Under-21
1
1998-99 Sweden UEFA Under-21 4
1999-00 Sweden UEFA Under-21 3
2000-01 Sweden Nordic Championships 1
2001-02 Sweden International Friendly 4
2002-03 Sweden International Friendly 2
2
2002-03 Sweden UEFA European Championship 3
2003-04 Sweden International Friendly 5
2
1
2003-04 Sweden UEFA European Championship 5
2
2004-05 Sweden FIFA World Cup 4
1
2004-05 Sweden International Friendly 2
2005-06 Sweden FIFA World Cup 7
1
2005-06 Sweden International Friendly 4
2006-07 Sweden International Friendly 2
2006-07 Sweden UEFA European Championship 5
1
2007-08 Sweden International Friendly 2
2007-08 Sweden UEFA European Championship 5
2008-09 Sweden International Friendly 2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
07 Oct 1996 Faroe Islands v Sweden W 0-5 UEFA U18 Group 2
11 Oct 1996 Sweden v France D 1-1 UEFA U18 Group 2
05 Sep 1997 Austria v Sweden W 0-4 UEFA U21 Group 4
09 Sep 1997 Sweden v Latvia W 5-0 UEFA U21 Group 4
10 Oct 1997 Sweden v Estonia W 5-0 UEFA U21 Group 4
21 Apr 1998 Sweden v France D 0-0 U21
29 May 1998 Germany v Sweden L 2-0 UEFA U21 5 6
04 Sep 1998 Sweden v England L 0-2 UEFA Under-21 Group 5
13 Oct 1998 Bulgaria v Sweden L 2-1 UEFA U21 Group 5
26 Mar 1999 Sweden v Luxembourg W 3-0 UEFA U21 Group 5
04 Jun 1999 England v Sweden L 3-0 UEFA Under-21 Group 5
03 Sep 1999 Sweden v Bulgaria L 1-4 UEFA U21 Group 5
07 Sep 1999 Luxembourg v Sweden W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 5
08 Oct 1999 Sweden v Poland L 1-2 UEFA U21 Group 5
31 Jan 2001 Sweden v Faroe Islands D 0-0 NORDIC CHAMPIONSHIPS
10 Nov 2001 England v Sweden D 1-1 International Friendly
13 Feb 2002 Greece v Sweden D 2-2 International Friendly
27 Mar 2002 Sweden v Switzerland D 1-1 International Friendly
17 May 2002 Sweden v Paraguay L 1-2 International Friendly
16 Oct 2002 Sweden v Portugal L 2-3 International Friendly
20 Nov 2002 Czech Republic v Sweden D 3-3 International Friendly
12 Feb 2003 Tunisia v Sweden L 1-0 International Friendly
02 Apr 2003 Hungary v Sweden W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 4
30 Apr 2003 Sweden v Croatia L 1-2 International Friendly
07 Jun 2003 San Marino v Sweden W 0-6 UEFA European Championship Group 4
11 Jun 2003 Sweden v Poland W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
20 Aug 2003 Sweden v Greece L 1-2 International Friendly
06 Sep 2003 Sweden v San Marino W 5-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
10 Sep 2003 Poland v Sweden W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 4
18 Nov 2003 Egypt v Sweden L 1-0 International Friendly
18 Feb 2004 Albania v Sweden L 2-1 International Friendly
31 Mar 2004 Sweden v England W 1-0 International Friendly
28 Apr 2004 Portugal v Sweden D 2-2 International Friendly
28 May 2004 Finland v Sweden W 1-3 International Friendly
05 Jun 2004 Sweden v Poland W 3-1 International Friendly
14 Jun 2004 Sweden v Bulgaria W 5-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group C
18 Jun 2004 Italy v Sweden D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group C
22 Jun 2004 Denmark v Sweden D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Finals Group C
18 Aug 2004 Sweden v Netherlands D 2-2 International Friendly
04 Sep 2004 Malta v Sweden W 0-7 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
08 Sep 2004 Sweden v Croatia L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
09 Feb 2005 France v Sweden D 1-1 International Friendly
26 Mar 2005 Bulgaria v Sweden W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
04 Jun 2005 Sweden v Malta W 6-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
17 Aug 2005 Sweden v Czech Republic W 2-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2005 Sweden v Bulgaria W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
08 Oct 2005 Croatia v Sweden L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
12 Oct 2005 Sweden v Iceland W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
01 Mar 2006 Republic of Ireland v Sweden L 3-0 International Friendly
25 May 2006 Sweden v Finland D 0-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 2006 Sweden v Chile D 1-1 International Friendly
10 Jun 2006 Trinidad and Tobago v Sweden D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
15 Jun 2006 Sweden v Paraguay W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
20 Jun 2006 Sweden v England D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
24 Jun 2006 Germany v Sweden L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
02 Sep 2006 Latvia v Sweden W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
06 Sep 2006 Sweden v Liechtenstein W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
07 Oct 2006 Sweden v Spain W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
11 Oct 2006 Iceland v Sweden W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group F
15 Nov 2006 Ivory Coast v Sweden L 1-0 International Friendly
07 Feb 2007 Egypt v Sweden L 2-0 International Friendly
28 Mar 2007 Northern Ireland v Sweden L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
22 Aug 2007 Sweden v USA W 1-0 International Friendly
08 Sep 2007 Sweden v Denmark D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
12 Sep 2007 Montenegro v Sweden W 1-2 International Friendly
13 Oct 2007 Liechtenstein v Sweden W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group F
17 Oct 2007 Sweden v Northern Ireland D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
17 Nov 2007 Spain v Sweden L 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
21 Nov 2007 Sweden v Latvia W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
11 Feb 2009 Austria v Sweden W 0-2 International Friendly
01 Apr 2009 Serbia v Sweden L 2-0 International Friendly


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.