Kim Kallstrom

Kim Kallstrom

Swedish football player, midfielder of Moscow Spartak.
Date of Birth: 24.08.1982
Country: Sweden

Biography of Kim Kallstrom

Kim Kallstrom, a Swedish footballer, is widely known as a midfielder for Moscow's "Spartak". He began his football journey at the "Partille" club, located in the outskirts of Gothenburg. Kallstrom's first professional club was "Hacken", where he played until 2001. He gained recognition in Sweden while playing for "Djurgarden" and became the country's champion in 2002 and 2003. In the winter of 2003/2004, he transferred to the French club "Rennes" for 1.7 million euros, where he played alongside his national team partner, Andreas Isaksson.

In May 2006, Kallstrom signed a contract with "Lyon". In this club, he became a two-time champion of France, contributing to the club's sixth and seventh consecutive titles. On July 28, 2012, an agreement was reached between "Spartak" and the French club "Lyon" for Kallstrom's transfer to the Moscow club. On July 30, Kallstrom successfully passed a medical examination, and on August 1, 2012, he signed a contract with the club.

Kallstrom made his debut for the national team on February 1, 2001, in a match against Finland. He participated in the final tournaments of Euro 2004, 2008, and 2012, as well as the 2006 FIFA World Cup. He scored several important goals in the qualifying tournament for Euro 2008, including a beautiful strike from 45 meters against the Icelandic national team.

Throughout his career, Kallstrom has achieved various accolades, including being the champion of Sweden in 2002 and 2003, the winner of the Swedish Cup in 2002, the champion of France in 2007 and 2008, the winner of the French Cup in 2008 and 2012, the winner of the French Super Cup in 2006 and 2007, and a finalist in the French League Cup in 2007.