Axel Andrésson

Axel Andrésson

Axel Óskar Andrésson

Defender

Date of Birth

27/01/1998

Place of Birth

Iceland

Height

6'3

Career

  • Club Debut: AWAY Vs Tranmere Rovers 09/12/17
  • Previous Clubs: Afturelding, Reading FC (Parent Club)

Overview

Andrésson 19, joined on loan from Reading in December 2017.

The commanding centre-back is well-known to head coach Gary Owers and his assistant Martin Kuhl. He played under Owers in a loan spell at Bath City during the 2015/16 season and was coached by Martin Kuhl at Reading FC at both U18 and U23 level.

He signed for Reading from Icelandic team Afturelding and joins former Royals defender, and Icelander, Ívar Ingimarsson in playing for United. Ingimarsson made four appearances for the Club on loan from ÍBV in 1999, scoring one goal.