Norwegian Rune Johansen is a 25 years old central midfield player
who played for Norwich City Reserves against Luton Town on 19th
November 1998. He gave an excellent performance in that he got
forward well, was tenacious in the tackle and worked hard throughout.
Manager Bruce Rioch said after the game
that he would sit down with the rest of the coaching staff in
the next day or two to discuss the next move regarding Johansen
and the other Scandinavian triallists (Jesper
Mattson and Ivar Ingimarsson.
Rioch decided not to purchase any of the trio. Rune later joined
Norwegian Premier Division side Kongsvinger as his side Sogndal
had been relegated. Hereturned to Sogndal at the end of October
2000. Rune has also played for Moss.
On 11th December 2003, Rune signed a three year contract with
felow Norwegian side Ham Kam. According to reports from Dag T.
Hoelseth, there was talk that Rune Buer Johansen will play for
Danish SAS League side Silkeborg IF on loan. Nothing came of this
move but in February 2005, Rune embarked on a trial with Swedish
side IFK Gothenburg.
He joined Nybersgund
IL for the 2007 season