Sneha Girap

Einar Jan Aas

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedIn
Full name  Einar Jan Aas
1972–1979  Moss
Place of birth  Moss, Norway
Name  Einar Aas

Role  Footballer
Years  Team
Position  Defender
Einar Jan Aas gfxdagbladetnolabrador37337326337326397jpg
Date of birth  (1955-10-12) 12 October 1955 (age 60)
Education  Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
Similar People  Erland Johnsen, Arne Larsen Okland, Svein Grondalen, Trond Mohn, Age Hareide

Playing position  Central defender

Einar Jan Aas (born 12 October 1955 in Moss) is a former footballer from Norway. He was a central defender and the first Norwegian to play professionally in England and Germany.


Einar Jan Aas Einar Jan Aas infomemories

Club career

Aas started his career in Moss FK in 1973. In 1976 they were promoted to the Norwegian Premier League, and Verdens Gang named him central defender of the year in 1977 and 1979.

His professional career started at Bayern Munich, where he stayed for the 1979–80 season. Midway through the following season he was transferred to Nottingham Forest, at the time managed by Brian Clough. A broken leg put a premature end to his stay at the City Ground. He returned to Moss in 1984, and helped the club win its first and to date only League title in 1987, before retiring as a player.

International career

Aas debuted in the national team in 1978, and played 35 international matches in total, scoring three goals.


He has his education from the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences.


Einar Jan Aas Wikipedia

Similar Topics
Erland Johnsen
Trond Mohn