Husqvarna IF

Husqvarna IF is a sports club in Huskvarna, Sweden. It was founded on 22 September 1904. It supported clubs in various sports, including bandy, football, and ice hockey. The ice hockey section merged with Vätterstads IK in 1971 to form Huskvarna/Vätterstads IF, though the club was soon thereafter renamed to HV71.

Huskvarna IF
Sportassociation football, arlier even bandy, ice hockey
Founded22 September 1904 (1904-09-22)
Based inHuskvarna, Sweden
BallparkVapenvallen

In late 2009, after years of inactivity, the activity was resumed again.[1]

SportsEdit

BandyEdit

The bandy section of the club ran until 1947. The club won the Småland District Championship in 1931 and 1933.

FootballEdit

The club's football team played their first season in the Swedish second division during the 1933/1934 season, and their final in 1964. In 1987, the men's association football team merged with Huskvarna Södra IS, establishing Huskvarna FF.

Ice hockeyEdit

The club started ice hockey activities in 1947. It was relegated from the Swedish second division during the 1969–1970 season.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nicklas Lindqvist (22 November 2009). "Husqvarna IF återuppstår" (in Swedish). J-nytt. Archived from the original on 15 February 2015. Retrieved 15 February 2015.
  2. ^ "Championnat de Suède 1969/70" (in French). Passionhockey. 1969. Retrieved 15 February 2015.

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