Robin Jansson

'Happy to be back with the team again': Robin Jansson makes return to Orlando City preseason training

There was a familiar face back on the pitch Tuesday morning. Robin Jansson, out since undergoing surgery to repair a stress fracture of his right navicular bone at the end of the 2022 regular season, made his debut at preseason training, joining his teammates for the squad's on-field session at Orlando Health Training Ground at Osceola Heritage Park.
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A salute to Robin Jansson after making Orlando City history

During Saturday night's broadcast, it was announced that Swedish defender Robin Jansson became the first player in Orlando City history to surpass 10,000 minutes played for the club. It was also his 113th appearance for the club, second all time in the MLS era. It's time for us to all...

Robin Jansson Scores First of the Year in Lions’ 1-1 Draw at New England

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (June 15, 2022) - Orlando City SC (6-5-4, 22 points) took a point in its return to play from the international break, battling to a 1-1 draw with the New England Revolution (5-5-5, 20 points) on Wednesday night at Gillette Stadium. The match saw defender Robin Jansson score...

Robin Jansson Sets Club Minutes Record as Orlando City SC Earns Point in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. (March 27, 2022) - Orlando City SC (2-1-2, 8 points) drew the host Portland Timbers (1-1-3, 6 points) on Sunday afternoon at Providence Park, finishing with a 1-1 scoreline on the road. The Lions got on the board in the 52nd minute, with Alexandre Pato playing a one-touched ball over the Timbers backline to Júnior Urso who slotted in his second goal of the year.

2021 Orlando City Season in Review: Robin Jansson

In some respects, it’s hard to believe Robin Jansson has been with Orlando City for three seasons, but in others it feels like he’s been the back line’s dependable security blanket forever. Jansson signed with the Lions on March 12, 2019 and quickly became not only a starter alongside a finally healthy Lamine Sané, but also a fan favorite with his blue collar work ethic. He continued his strong play when paired with Antonio Carlos in 2020 and Orlando City rewarded him with a new contract this past Jan. 13 which could keep him in purple through the 2024 season.

The Heineken Man of the Match Spotlight: Robin Jansson

Orlando City put together maybe its most defining win of the season so far on Saturday night, knocking off D.C. United 2-1 on Daryl Dike’s dramatic 97th-minute winner. But the Lions were in that position due to the heroic efforts of center back Robin Jansson, who rose to the occasion on both ends of the pitch to earn the fans’ vote for Heineken Man of the Match.

The Heineken Man of the Match Spotlight: Robin Jansson

Down 2-0 and without their captain late in the first half, Orlando City looked to be in for a long evening on Wednesday night. And while they didn’t come away with the result in the end, the Lions showed their trademark resilience and spirit, climbing back to 2-2 before CF Montréal’s numbers won out.

Ruan, Robin Jansson Score First MLS Goals as Lions Fall to Montréal

ORLANDO, Fla. (Sept. 15, 2021) - Orlando City SC (10-6-8, 38 points) dropped a 4-2 decision on Wednesday night to CF Montréal (9-8-7, 34 points) at Exploria Stadium. The match saw defender Robin Jansson score his first MLS goal, while teammate Ruan netted his first across all competitions as a Lion.

The Heineken Man of the Match Spotlight: Robin Jansson

On a night where Orlando City tied its club record for most clean sheets in a season, it was its Viking in the middle who shone the brightest. Robin Jansson thoroughly dominated Inter Miami DP Gonzalo Higuaín and everyone else the Herons threw at him, earning Heineken Man of the Match honors for the Lions’ 0-0 draw with their Florida rivals on Friday night. The result ensures Orlando will be unbeaten against Miami for the 2021 MLS regular season, sporting a 1-0-2 record for the year against the Club’s southern neighbors.