Join Now  | 
Home About Contact Us Privacy & Security Advertise
Soccer America Daily Soccer World Daily Special Edition Around The Net Soccer Business Insider College Soccer Reporter Youth Soccer Reporter Soccer on TV Soccer America Classifieds Game Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalk Soccer America Confidential Youth Soccer Insider World Cup Watch
RSS Feeds Archives Manage Subscriptions Subscribe
Order Current Issue Subscribe Manage My Subscription Renew My Subscription Gift Subscription
My Account Join Now
Tournament Calendar Camps & Academies Soccer Glossary Classifieds
Diskerud: Move to Rosenborg 'feels a little special'
August 10th, 2012 8:23PM
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily

MOST READ
TAGS:  americans abroad, norway

MOST COMMENTED

[AMERICANS ABROAD] U.S. international Mikkel Diskerud has has changed Norwegian clubs, moving from struggling Stabaek to perennial power Rosenborg in a short-term deal that allows him to become free agent at the end of the year.

The 21-year-old Mix said it would be a honor to play for Rosenborg, winner of six league titles in the last decade.

"This feels a little special," Diskerud told the club web site. "Rosenborg has been the best team in Norway and has been there for decades. It will be an honor to play for a club that wants to [raise the trophy]."

Born in Norway to an American mother and Norwegian father, Diskerud has two senior caps for the USA and also played in Olympic qualifying.

He played 81 games, starting every game in 2010 and 2011 for Stabaek, before moving on loan to Gent of Belgium for the first half of 2012.



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
FIFA's Best Player women's finalists aren't all the best    
FIFA's Women's Player of the Year awards have always been a subject of controversy, but nothing ...
Barron Trump plays for D.C. United in Development Academy    
Barron Trump, son of President Donald Trump and Melania Trump, is playing in U.S. Soccer's Development ...
Watch: Bayern goalkeeper blunder    
Borussia Dortmund has a chance to extend its lead atop the Bundesliga when Christian Pulisic and ...
What They're Saying: Hope Solo    
"I want to reiterate my regret for the comments I made after our loss to Sweden ...
Report: Timbers ready to begin stadium expansion    
Some MLS clubs have waited years to get approval for their soccer stadiums to get off ...
Referee suspended for missing red card in USL game    
Expansion Reno 1868 set a USL record for most goals in a season -- 63 in ...
MLS Closeup: Loons' hopes of strong finish boosted    
As the "other" expansion team for 2017, Minnesota United FC lacks the dazzle of its Atlanta ...
MLS's greatest scoring race ever heats up    
Recent tears by Diego Valeri (goals in an MLS record eight straight games) and Josef Martinez ...
What They're Saying: Carlos Tevez    
"Chinese players are not as naturally skilled like South American or European players. Like players who ...
USMNT 40 Tracker: One last chance to impress    
This is the final weekend before U.S. national team coach Bruce Arena will have to sit ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives