Born: 13/2 1990
Position: Left defender/midfielder
Club: AEK Athens FC
Former Clubs: IFK Värnamo, IF Elfsborg, OGC Nice, Panathinaikos
Niklas started his career at IFK Värnamo and moved to Swedish top team IF Elfsborg 2009, 19 years old. He quick became an interesting name in Allsvenkan with his technic and pace.
2014 he was signed by French Ligue 1 team OGC Nice and was an important team member at the club during his period in France. Summer 2016 signed for Greek top Team Panathinaikos.
End of January 2018 Niklas signed a 2,5 year deal with Greek top team AEK Athens FC.