Erik Sviatchenko

Read all the news about Erik Sviatchenko. Erik Sviatchenko was born in Viborg on 4 October 1991 (age 27). Follow @eriksviat on Twitter.

Erik Sviatchenko Photo: Vagelis Georgariou

Danish stopper Erik Sviatchenko joined Celtic from FC Midtjylland as Ronny Deila’s first acquisition of the 2016 January transfer window.

The 24-year-old centre-half captained his former side to the Danish Superliga title in 2015 and led them to the knockout stages of the Europa League but joined the Bhoys on a four and a half year deal after a total of 10 years at Midtjylland.

Capable of playing at left-back as well as in the middle of defence, Sviatchenko has appeared for his national side and has one international goal to his name.

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Celtic TV · Dec 24, 2018

Celtic FC – Erik Sviatchenko back at Paradise for #CELDUN!

Huge thanks to Erik Sviatchenko for joining #CelticTV live on-air before #CELDUN – was great to have you back, Erik!

Celtic TV · Dec 24, 2018
Soccerlens · Dec 23, 2018

‘Surely signing in January’ – Some Celtic fans react to 27 y/o’s latest Twitter post

originally posted on Sportslens.com Recently, Erik Sviatchenko has insisted that he is open to returning to his former club Celtic.

Soccerlens · Dec 23, 2018
Inside Futbol · Dec 22, 2018

Photo: Former Celtic Star Back In Glasgow, Delights At Pre-Match Pie

Erik Sviatchenko has revealed a return to Glasgow and pre-match meal ahead of Celtic playing...

Inside Futbol · Dec 22, 2018
FootballFanCast · Dec 22, 2018

“Bring him home”, “Baffling” – Loads of Celtic fans want Rodgers to re-sign defender he dumped

Loads of Celtic fans are calling for a rather surprising transfer move, after Erik Sviatchenko said he would love to return to Celtic...

FootballFanCast · Dec 22, 2018
Soccerlens · Dec 21, 2018

‘Sign him up’, ‘Get him’ – 27-yr-old dreams of playing for Celtic, some fans react

originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Celtic defender Erik Sviatchenko has revealed that he wants to play for the club again in future.

Soccerlens · Dec 21, 2018
The Scotsman · Dec 21, 2018

Erik Sviatchenko opens up about Celtic exit and relationship with Brendan Rodgers

Former Celtic star Erik Svitachenko has revealed that a lack of trust from manager Brendan Rodgers saw him leave the club...

The Scotsman · Dec 21, 2018
Celts Are Here · Dec 21, 2018

‘A Mystery’, ‘Baffling’ – These Fans Have Their Say as Ex-Celt Makes Parkhead Return

With the defender back in town and getting set to say a proper goodbye to the Celtic Support, many fans have raised the question why Erik Sviatchenko was even sold in the first place.

Celts Are Here · Dec 21, 2018
Transfer Tavern · Dec 21, 2018

Report: Deila signing admits it would be a dream to return to Celtic

Erik Sviatchenko had been brought to Celtic when Ronny Deila was in charge and was also a part of Brendan Rodgers’ side that were nicknamed the “Invincibles” in the 2016/17 campaign...

Transfer Tavern · Dec 21, 2018
Celts Are Here · Dec 21, 2018

Why Brendan? – Ex-Celtic Star in the Dark Over Parkhead Rejection

If the name Erik Sviatchenko is uttered around Celtic fans you will rarely hear a bad word said about the former Parkhead defender.

Celts Are Here · Dec 21, 2018
HITC · Dec 21, 2018

27-year-old says he wants Celtic move

Continue reading “27-year-old says he wants Celtic move” on HITC.

HITC · Dec 21, 2018
Daily Mail · Dec 21, 2018

Erik Sviatchenko admits leaving Celtic was hard

Moving to Celtic, Erik Sviatchenko resolved to broaden his mind.

Daily Mail · Dec 21, 2018
Celts Are Here · Dec 19, 2018

Celtic Confirm Special Guest at Celtic Park

CELTIC have tonight confirmed Erik Sviatchenko will be the club’s special guest tonight as the bhoys take on Dundee in the SPFL on Saturday.

Celts Are Here · Dec 19, 2018
HITC · Dec 10, 2018

£1m star ‘likes’ tweet about re-signing for Celtic....and Rodgers might need him

Continue reading “£1m star ‘likes’ tweet about re-signing for Celtic....and Rodgers might need him” on HITC.

HITC · Dec 10, 2018
Celts Are Here · Nov 12, 2018

Former Parkhead Star Proudly Wears Celtic Gear in Celebration Post

FORMER Celtic defender Erik Sviatchenko has posted his delight on Instagram about Celtic and his current club hitting top of the table...

Celts Are Here · Nov 12, 2018
VideoCelts · Oct 16, 2018

Blundering penalty ref gets Celtic v Hibs match

Robertson’s most famous incident involving Celtic was in April 2017 when he awarded a penalty against Erik Sviatchenko as Ross County’s Alex Schalk dived in the penalty box with the Celtic defender a yard away from making contact...

VideoCelts · Oct 16, 2018
Celts Are Here · Aug 20, 2018

‘Couldn’t Agree More’ – Former Celtic Star Backs Parkhead Club in Row

ERIK SVIATCHENKO has taken to social media to back Rod Stewart after the singer sent a letter to TalkSport over Ian Abrahams comments about the club.

Celts Are Here · Aug 20, 2018
Football Insider · Jun 27, 2018

‘He’ll develop a lot’ – Sviatchenko defends Armstrong decision to leave Celtic

Former Celtic defender Erik Sviatchenko has defended Stuart Armstrong’s decision to leave the Scottish champions for Southampton.

Football Insider · Jun 27, 2018
Football Insider · Jun 21, 2018

Quiet summer points to Celtic being stuck with fringe duo for a while yet

COMMENT Celtic have done well to get some players out of the club this summer, but it has gone all quiet on the Hoops future of some high-profile fringe players...

Football Insider · Jun 21, 2018
Celts Are Here · Aug 2, 2018

Pain as Former Deila Signing Crashes out of Champions League

ERIK SVIATCHENKO and FC Midtjylland were sent packing from the Champions League last night after a 0-0 draw in their second leg tie with FC Astana...

Celts Are Here · Aug 2, 2018
Celts Are Here · Jun 23, 2018

Confirmed: Two More in Parkhead Exit as Armstrong Talks Terms

BRENDAN RODGERS has not been messing around when it has come to trimming his squad.

Celts Are Here · Jun 23, 2018
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