Get to know Adelaide's new Danish recruit

Danish international Johan Absalonsen has joined Adelaide United on a one-year contract and becomes Marco Kurz's third signing ahead of the Hyundai A-League 2017/18 season.

The speedy left-winger had spent his entire career in his homeland and will offer the team a new attacking threat.

Get to know the Dane with some facts and figures from his career to date. 

Johan Absalonsen by the numbers

Adelaide United host Newcastle Jets in the Round of 32 of the 2017 Westfield FFA Cup on Wednesday, 9 August at Marden Sports Complex. Kick-off is at 7.00pm ACST.