Isak Bergmann Johannesson: Things to Know About the Icelandic Youngster
Bergmann Johannesson is attracting plenty of interest | Alex Grimm/Getty Images

You would be forgiven for not necessarily keeping up to date with the goings-on in Swedish football, and specifically at IFK Norrköping.

But to fill you in, 17-year-old Isak Bergmann Johannesson has already become a key figure within the team and as a result of his very impressive performances, a number of clubs have sat up and taken notice of him. In fact, Liverpool became the most recent club to send scouts to watch him in action.

Expressen report that Liverpool scout Mads Jorgensen watched him as Norrköping played out a 2-2 draw with AIK on Monday. Indeed, the club’s chief scout Stig Torbjörnsen confirmed that should a suitable offer come in, Norrköping could well part ways with the youngster.

But it won’t come as much of a surprise to hear that the Reds aren’t the only ones interested in his signature, not by a long shot. Here, we at 90min have decided to take a look at some key things to know about Bergmann Johannesson…

2. So Many Interested Clubs That Norrköping Have Had to Turn Scouts Away

4. A Ferocious Left Foot

If you’re not watching ?? Isak Bergmann Jóhannesson (17)…

Start now. ?

The young @ifknorrkoping mid already has 3 goals/5 assists in 14 starts on the season and can do this ⤵️

— Football Wonderkids (@fbwonderkids) August 10, 2020

Thordarson is Bergmann Johannesson’s grandfather | Pete Norton/Getty Images

6. Born in England

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