Date of birth: 28/02/2003 (17 years old)
Place of birth: Göteborg (Sweden)
Youth career: Tuve IF, IFK Göteborg (since 2015)
Current club: IFK Göteborg
Squad number: 2
Current national team: Sweden U-17
Position: central defender
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 400.000 €
Tournaments participated in: —
Contract until: 30.06.2023
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Leonardo Bonucci
– aerial duels
– tackling and intercepting
– still needs to work on his positioning and concentration during matches
Style of play:
– ball-playing centre-back
– modern defender, who combines strength with good technique and passing
– player with very good body mass ratio, physical strength, power, stamina and natural fitness who feels comfortable in contact situations
– comfortable to play as a RCB & LCB
– can also play as a left-back or right-back if needed
– great at finding passes through both the first and second line of pressing from the opposition
– known for his composure, confidence in possession, understanding of the game and an above-average technical capacity
– very good vision and passing skills also when it comes to breaking the lines with laser passes
– accurate and tenacious tackler
– likes to maraud forward
– dominant in the air
– very good ambidexterity when using his left weaker foot
Tolinsson with a great line-breaking pass.
Tolinsson with a superb cross to assist his teammate.
He is best suited to playing as:
Central defender in 4-3-3.
League summary (as for 28 August 2020):
Allsvenskan 2019/2020 (ongoing): 5 games/0 goals (Göteborg)
Jesper Tolinsson is a product of IFK Göteborg youth academy. He is considered to be one of the most talented defenders in Scandinavia. He made his professional debut for IFK on 7 March 2020 in a Swedish Cup game against IK Sirius.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
Player has the potential to become a key player in a top European club.