Erik Sviatchenko

Erik Sviatchenko was born in Viborg on 4 October 1991 (age 29). 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.

Erik Sviatchenko News

Read all the news about Erik Sviatchenko.

Load Celtic FC news That's all Folks!
View the latest Celtic news or browse the Celtic FC news archive