Fotbollsgalan is an official and annual Swedish sports awards ceremony honoring achievements in Swedish football. It is organised by Swedish Football Association and televised by TV4.[1]

Fotbollsgalan
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Lotta Schelin receives the Diamantbollen during the 2006 awards
Statusactive
Genresporting ceremony event
Date(s)mid-November
Frequencyannual
CountrySweden
Inaugurated1995 (1995)

Merit categoriesEdit

Current categoriesEdit

  • Guldbollen: since 1946
  • Diamantbollen: since 1980
  • Swedish Goalkeeper of the Year: men's since 1995; women's since 2003
  • Swedish Defender of the Year: men's since 1995; women's since 2003
  • Swedish Midfielder of the Year: men's since 1995; women's since 2003
  • Swedish Forward of the Year: men's since 1995; women's since 2003
  • Swedish Newcomer of the Year: men's since 1998; women's since 1997
  • Swedish Goal of the Year: since 1995
  • Swedish Manager of the Year: since 1995
  • Swedish Referee of the Year: since 2005
  • Allsvenskan Player of the Season: since 2009

Discontinued categoriesEdit

  • Folkets lirare: 1995 to 2000
  • Swedish Football Personality of the Year: 2001 to 2003

Source:[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Fotbollsgalan
  2. ^ "Övriga utmärkelser". Swedish Football Association's official website. Retrieved 24 December 2016.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Fotbollsgalan at Wikimedia Commons