Sondre Auklend

Sondre Auklend

Country: Norway

Date of birth: 10/06/2003 (17 years old)

Place of birth: Norway

Height: —

Youth career: Viking Stavanger

Current club: Viking Stavanger

Squad number: 19

Current national team: Norway U-18

Position: central midfielder, attacking midfielder, winger

Preferred foot: right

Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 200.000 €

Tournaments participated in: —

Contract until: 31.22.2022

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Isco

Strengths:

– passing Untitled1

– vision Untitled1

– technique Untitled1

– ball control Untitled1

– pace Untitled1

– dribbling Untitled1

– creativity Untitled

– teamwork Untitled

– agility Untitled

Weaknesses:

– needs to improve his strength to endure stronger players

– aerial duels

– tenacious in the defensive phase but still has a margin to improve his defensive positioning

Style of play:

– roaming playmaker

– can also play as a winger thanks to his pace and dribbling skills

– great agility, flair and coordination

– player with very good technical ability, mobility, 1vs1 short-dribbling skills, close ball control, and fast direction shifts in possession

– knows how to dictate tempo using his good vision, passing ability at all distances and natural technique to create dynamism on the team’s build-up process

– equally useful in combinational and counterattacking style

– creative at his off-the-ball movements, and likes to find the best space to receive the ball with good timings, linking up the team’s midfield and attack

– his stamina, determination, agility and pace enable him to cover a lot of ground ground

– very comfortable on the ball, with a willingness to play and receive passes along the ground

– constantly asking for the ball and often is an additional passing option

– extremely difficult to knock off the ball thanks to his low centre of gravity and excellent close control

– great composure and retention skills under pressure/press-resistant player

– able to deliver pinpoint passes and crosses

– his stamina, determination, agility and pace enables him to cover a lot of ground ground

– excellent range of passing

– all-action and energetic

Auklend with a great run – he dribbles past two opponents and gets fouled.
Auklend with a brilliant key pass which almost ended with a goal.

He is best suited to playing as:

Central midfielder in 4-3-3.

Video:

Achievements:

League summary (as for 25 May 2020):

Eliteserien 2020: 16 games/0 goals (Viking)

Eliteserien 2021 (ongoing): 3 games/0 goals (Viking)

Description:

Norwegian football is on the rise – more and more talented players appear in the Eliteserien. Sondre Auklend is one of the most talented teenagers in Norway at the moment. He is a part of a very exciting generation of Norwegian players born in 2003 which includes, among others Odin Thiago Holm, Bryan Fiabema, Oscar Bobb, Nicolai Skoglund, Kristian Arnstad, Leo Hjelde, August Frobenius and Tobias Fjeld Gulliksen. Auklend made his professional debut just 6 days after his 17th birthday on 16 June 2020 in a league fixture against Bodø/Glimt.

Quotes:

Football Talent Scout potential rating:

8/10   BallBallBallBallBallBallBallBall

First team material in a top European club.

Links:

Transfermarkt

Soccerway

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