John SJOBERG

Leicester City FC

John Sjoberg - Leicester City FC - League appearances.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 23 September 1972

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    • POSITION
      Central Defender/Right Back
    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Thursday, 12 June 1941
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Aberdeen, Scotland. Died 12th. October 2008. Aged 67.
  • CLUBS
  • Leicester City FC
    • Club Career Dates
      1960-1973
    • League Debut
      Friday, 28th October 1960 at Cardiff City (Aged: 19)
    • Club Career
      334 League apps (+1 as sub), 15 goals
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John SJOBERG - Leicester City FC - League appearances.

John  Sjoberg is pictured above playing for Leicester during the 1-1 draw against Wolves

on 23rd September 1972.    Graham Cross is the player in the background.

 

Leicester:   1960-1961     Played   5     Scored   0   goals   (Division 1)
     1961-1962     Played   3     Scored   0   goals   (Division 1)
     1962-1963     Played   20     Scored   0   goals   (Division 1)
     1963-1964     Played   25     Scored   0   goals   (Division 1)
     1964-1965     Played   37     Scored   1   goal   (Division 1)
     1965-1966     Played   38     Scored   2   goals   (Division 1)
     1966-1967     Played   28     Scored   0   goals   (Division 1)
     1967-1968     Played   40     Scored   5   goals   (Division 1)
     1968-1969     Played   24     Scored   0   goals   (Division 1)
     1969-1970     Played   39     Scored   2   goals   (Division 2)
     1970-1971     Played   40     Scored   4   goals   (Division 2)
     1971-1972     Played   27     Scored   1   goal   (Division 1)
     1972-1973     Played   10     Scored   0   goals   (Division 1)
 

Transferred to Rotherham United in June 1973

for whom he played just 6 games.


 

Sjoberg started a printing business, Beaumanor Press in Bath Lane, during his latter days at Leicester and was able to return to this when he finally hung up his boots, having made 413 appearances for City and scored 19 goals.


He remained in that industry for around 30 years eventually selling the company.

He died in Leicester on 2nd. October 2008 following a short illness.