Fritjof Hillén

Elof Fritjof Valentin Hillén (19 May 1893 – 7 November 1977) was a Swedish footballer who played as a defender for GAIS and the Sweden national team.[1][2] He competed in the 1924 Summer Olympics as a member of the Swedish team which won the bronze medal in the football tournament.[3]

Fritjof Hillén
Fritiof Hillen 1924.jpg
bronze medalist in the Olympics 1924 in Paris
Personal information
Full name Elof Fritjof Valentin Hillén
Date of birth (1893-05-19)19 May 1893
Place of birth Göteborg, Sweden
Date of death 7 November 1977(1977-11-07) (aged 84)
Position(s) Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1910–1926 GAIS
National team
1917–1925 Sweden 15 (0)
Honours
Olympic medal record
Men's Football
Bronze medal – third place 1924 Paris Team Competition
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Fritjof Hillén at National-Football-Teams.com
  2. ^ Fritjof Hillén at WorldFootball.net
  3. ^ "Fritjof Hillén". Olympedia. Retrieved 15 August 2021.