Johan Mjallby

Read all the news about Johan Mjallby. Johan Mjallby was born in Stockholm on 9 February 1971 (age 47).

His solid performances for club and country caught the eye of Jozef Venglos, coach at Celtic. In November 1998 Johan Mjällby signed for Celtic for a fee of around £1,200,000 and was given 35 as his squad number, which he retained throughout his time at Celtic. He made his debut for the Scottish side in the famous 5–1 victory over arch rivals Rangers in the role of central defence. The rest of season 1998/99 saw Johan play increasingly in the role of central defence, a role in which he grew to prominence.

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The Celtic Star · Jul 17

‘The Scottish champions deserve more respect,’ Mjallby

FORMER Celtic star and Assistant Manager Johan Mjallby reckons that Brendan Rodgers will be counting down the days to the closure of the transfer windows, at least in regard to possible exits from his squad...

The Celtic Star · Jul 17

‘Not Ideal for Brendan,’ Mjallby

FORMER Celtic hero Johan Mjallby hopes transfer speculation surrounding Hoops players comes to an end – and allows Brendan Rodgers to concentrate in his preparations for the forthcoming campaign...

‘Should be the rocks’ – Mjallby tells Celtic not to sanction sales at vital stage of the season

Celtic treble-winner Johan Mjallby has advised the Hoops not to sell any of their defenders whilst in the middle of the Champions League qualifiers...

‘Brendan has the beating of Gerrard,’ Mjallby

BRENDAN RODGERS can bring European success back to Celtic reckons former Assistant manager and Celtic legend Johan Mjallby.

VideoCelts · Feb 26

HARTSON ON BROWN: I love this tough b

Hartson was one of the toughest players of his generation and found himself perfectly at home when he joined Celtic to team up wit Chris Sutton, Neil Lennon and Johan Mjallby...

VideoCelts · Feb 26
Celts Are Here · Dec 8, 2017

Former Celt Appointed Manager of Swedish Side

Former Celtic Defender and assistant manager Johan Mjallby has become the new boss of Swedish side Gefle...

Celts Are Here · Dec 8, 2017
Daily Record · Sep 27, 2017

What Celtic legends had to say after Hoops hammer Anderlecht in Champions League

Chris Sutton, John Hartson and Johan Mjallby were mightily impressed as the Hoops secured a famous 3-0 win in Brussels...

Daily Record · Sep 27, 2017
Evening Times · Jun 1, 2017

Rangers’ struggles will hurt Celtic’s European ambitions, says Johan Mjallby

The former Parkhead defender and first-team coach insisted stronger domestic competition is key to his old club coping with the demands of European football...

Evening Times · Jun 1, 2017
Scotzine · Apr 18, 2017

‘Referees Will Not Stop Celtic,’ Mjallby

JOHAN MJALLBY does not believe referee decisions will prevent Celtic from winning the domestic treble this season...

Scotzine · Apr 18, 2017
Herald Scotland · Jun 1, 2017

Rangers’ struggles will hurt Celtic’s European ambitions, says Johan Mjallby

The former Parkhead defender and first-team coach insisted stronger domestic competition is key to his old club coping with the demands of European football...

Herald Scotland · Jun 1, 2017
The Scotsman · Apr 18, 2017

Rumour Mill: No conspiracy against Celtic | Mourinho to ignore Tierney advice | Ravanelli wants Dundee return

Former Celtic player and assistant manager Johan Mjallby insists there’s no conspiracy against the club from Scottish football referees, Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is set to ignore advice from his scouts to sign Celtic’s Kieran Tierney, and Fabrizio Ravanelli wants to return to Dundee as manager...

The Scotsman · Apr 18, 2017
Celtic Quick News · Apr 18, 2017

Celtic Will Win Treble,’ Mjallby

JOHAN MJALLBY believes Celtic will beat Sevco Rangers in Sunday’s Scottish Cup semi-final on their way to clinching a historic treble...

Celtic Quick News · Apr 18, 2017
Daily Record · Apr 18, 2017

This Celtic team would be no match for Martin O’Neill’s Treble winners says Johan Mjallby

The Hoops legend believes there is no comparison between O’Neill’s heroes and the current crop but has backed Brendan Rodgers’ side to continue to improve...

Daily Record · Apr 18, 2017
Evening Times · Apr 18, 2017

Celtic skipper Scott Brown doesn’t get the credit he deserves, says Johan Mjallby

Johan Mjallby believes that Hoops skipper Scott Brown has more to his game than simply snarling and sniping at the heels of opposition teams...

Evening Times · Apr 18, 2017
Evening Times · Apr 18, 2017

Refs have nothing to do with Celtic winning Treble or not says Johan Mjallby

Johan Mjallby has insisted that Celtic will not be derailed in their quest to land only the fourth Treble in their history by the threat of further referee blunders...

Evening Times · Apr 18, 2017
Herald Scotland · Apr 17, 2017

Johan Mjallby says 2001 Treble winners would beat Brendan Rodgers’ team

Celtic have the chance to do something unique this season by going through the domestic campaign unbeaten, but Johan Mjallby believes that the current crop of Parkhead players are not yet at the same level as Martin O’Neill’s Treble winners...

Herald Scotland · Apr 17, 2017
Herald Scotland · Apr 17, 2017

Johan Mjallby says Celtic’s 2001 Treble winners would beat Brendan Rodgers’ team

Celtic have the chance to do something unique this season by going through the domestic campaign unbeaten, but Johan Mjallby believes that the current crop of Parkhead players are not yet at the same level as Martin O’Neill’s Treble winners...

Herald Scotland · Apr 17, 2017
The Scotsman · Apr 17, 2017

Johan Mjallby: O’Neill 2001 team would beat Rodgers’ Celtic

Whether it was silverware or opposition strikers, not much eluded Johan Mjallby during his six highly successful years as a Celtic player...

The Scotsman · Apr 17, 2017
Celtic Quick News · Dec 8, 2017

Mjallby In Boss Switch

JOHAN MJALLBY has been appointed the new manager of Swedish side Gefle...

Celtic Quick News · Dec 8, 2017
Evening Times · Apr 18, 2017

Scott Brown doesn’t get the credit he deserves

Johan Mjallby believes that Hoops skipper Scott Brown has more to his game than simply snarling and sniping at the heels of opposition teams...

Evening Times · Apr 18, 2017
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