Defender Michael Jakobsen

  • Height 185cm
  • Weight 81kg
  • D.O.B. 2/1/86
  • Born Copenhagen
Jersey Number
22

Biography

Michael Jakobsen signed with Adelaide on a two-year deal and bolsters the Reds’ defensive stocks. Capped five times for Denmark, the Dane brings a plethora of experience and leadership to the squad. The 32-year-old was most recently at Melbourne City for the past two seasons. However, prior to that he enjoyed an extensive career, totalling 10 years in the Danish Superliga with Aalborg BK as well as Esbjerg fB, FC Copenhagen, and FC Nordsjælland. Jakobsen also plied his trade with Spanish outfit Almeria in La Liga and the Segunda División. He was also on the books of Dutch giants PSV Eindhoven at the beginning of his footballing journey, making his debut as a 17-year-old in 2003.

Hyundai A-League 2018/19