Kenneth Dokken (born 10 October 1978) is a Norwegian football coach and former football midfielder. Dokken is currently the assistant coach of Eliteserien club Vålerenga. He is the son of former Norway international striker Arne Dokken, who is currently sports director at Sandefjord.

Kenneth Dokken
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Personal information
Date of birth (1978-10-10) 10 October 1978 (age 41)
Place of birth Lørenskog, Norway
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Vålerenga (assistant coach)
Youth career
Kolstad
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996–1998 Strømsgodset 19 (1)
1998Hønefoss (loan) 16 (8)
1999–2003 Hønefoss 106 (39)
2004–2005 HamKam 46 (4)
2006–2007 Strømsgodset 27 (3)
2007HamKam (loan) 16 (3)
2008–2009 Odd Grenland 47 (5)
2009–2010 Ranheim 24 (5)
2010–2012 Sandefjord 27 (12)
Teams managed
2008–2009 Birkebeineren
2011–2012 Birkebeineren
2012–2019 Notodden
2020– Vålerenga (assistant)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 9 May 2012

He is best known for a violent off-the-ball tackle on Johan Arneng.

Kenneth Dokken was head coach of IF Birkebeineren.[1] He was head coach at Notodden from 2012 to 2019.

Career statisticsEdit

Source:[2]

Club Season Division League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
HamKam 2004 Tippeligaen 25 3 5 2 30 5
2005 Tippeligaen 21 1 5 3 26 4
Total 46 4 10 5 56 9
Strømsgodset 2006 1. divisjon 15 3 1 1 16 4
2007 Tippeligaen 12 0 3 3 15 3
Total 27 3 4 4 31 7
HamKam (loan) 2007 1. divisjon 16 3 0 0 16 3
Odd Grenland 2008 1. divisjon 28 4 2 4 30 8
2009 Tippeligaen 19 1 5 1 24 2
Total 47 5 7 5 54 10
Ranheim 2010 1. divisjon 24 5 4 2 28 7
Sandefjord 2011 25 11 3 2 28 13
2012 2 1 0 0 2 1
Total 27 12 3 2 30 14
Career total 197 32 28 18 225 50

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sivertsen, Ole (18 April 2008). "Gir IBK opprykkshåp". Drammens Tidende (in Norwegian). Archived from the original on 26 May 2012. Retrieved 23 May 2009.
  2. ^ "Kenneth Dokken". altomfotball.no (in Norwegian). TV2. Retrieved 5 February 2020.