27 Christian Dahlskog
27 Christian Dahlskog
Birth Date: 10/02/1989
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
Hometown: Falsterbo, Sweden
High School: Marcus HS
Position: Midfielder
2008: In his first season as a Gaucho, played in 12 games for a total of 227 minutes...Took four shots, with one shot being on goal...Lone assist of the season came in game against Columbia (9/14), the Gauchos' only goal of the match...Most minutes played (48) came against Wake Forest (10/21) and UC Irvine (11/15). NATIONAL/CLUB
Has played for several clubs including Atletico Concilio in Madrid, Spain, PGS Smile in Formigine, Italy, FC Echichen in Switzerland, and FC Dallas in the U.S....Finished fourth at the 2007 Score on the Shore in North Carolina...Placed seventh of 198 teams at the 2006 Gothia Cup in Sweden.

Played two years of varsity soccer at Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas...Marauders won back-to-back state titles in 2007 and 2008...Marcus was ranked No. 1 nationally in 2007 and No. 3 in 2008 by the NSCAA...In 2008, MHS set a state record with 32 consecutive wins...Named all-state, first team all-area, and first team all-district as a senior in 2008...Garnered the team's David Coleman Pure Heart Award in 2008...A second team all-district midfielder in 2007...Named the team's Newcomer of the Year in 2006...Also competed in varsity tennis at Marcus...Belonged to the International Club...His freshman year was spent at The International School of Lausanne in Switzerland...A competitive skier while living in Europe.

Carl Christian Dahlskog was born Oct. 2, 1989 in Stockholm, Sweden...Prefers to go by Christian...Enters UCSB as a Business Economics major and aspires to one day own his own business...Roots for Real Madrid...A fan of Frenchman Zinedine Zidane...Favorite movie is "Gladiator"...Top television shows include "24", "Prison Break", and "Lost"...Can best be described as "friendly, outgoing, and hard-working"...Santiago Bernabeu in Madrid, Spain is his favorite stadium to play in...Top moment in sports was winning a state championship in high school...Has resided in seven countries and speaks four languages...Son of Tor and Marianne Dahlskog...Has an older brother, Fredrik.