Jan-Olof "Ove" Grahn (9 May 1943, in Norra Fågelås – 11 July 2007, in Alingsås)[2] was a Swedish professional association football player. He played for IF Elfsborg, and played professionally in Switzerland for 10 years.

Ove Grahn
Personal information
Full name Jan-Olof Grahn
Date of birth (1943-05-09)9 May 1943
Place of birth Norra Fågelås, Sweden
Date of death 11 July 2007(2007-07-11) (aged 64)
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s) Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1961–1965 IF Elfsborg 91 (53)
1966–1971 Grasshoppers
1971–1973 Lausanne Sports 52 (31)
1973–1976 Grasshoppers
Örgryte IS
National team
1962–1976 Sweden[1] 45 (10)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Between 1962 and 1976, he played 45 international games for Team Sweden, and represented his country at the 1970 and 1974 FIFA World Cups, where he scored the winning goal against Uruguay latter.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sweden national football team stats". passagen.se (in Swedish). Archived from the original on 9 June 2001.
  2. ^ "Former Sweden international Ove Grahn has died". The World Game. July 2007. Retrieved 26 July 2014.

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