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Roar Hansen (born 28 February 1966) is a Swedish football manager in charge of IFK Värnamo in Superettan.[1]

Roar Hansen
Roar Hansen.jpg
Personal information
Full name Roar Magne Hansen
Date of birth (1966-02-28) 28 February 1966 (age 53)
Place of birth Stidsvig, Sweden
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Tvärby IF
Stidsvigs IF
Kvidinge IF
Östra Ljungby IF
Teams managed
1993–1997 Klippans BIF
1998–2000 Helsingborgs Södra BIS
2001–2003 Högaborgs BK
2004–2005 Landskrona BoIS (assistant)
2006–2010 Ängelholms FF
2011–2012 Östers IF
2013–2014 Helsingborgs IF
2015–2017 Åtvidabergs FF
2018– IFK Värnamo
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

After a short playing career in the lower divisions he spent 18 years combining work at a factory with coaching various small local clubs before he finally became a Superettan manager in 2008 after winning promotion with Ängelholms FF.[2]

Hanson celebrating in 2012 when he was in charge of Östers IF.


  1. ^ "Roar Hansen tar över HIF". (in Swedish). Helsingborgs IF. 3 December 2012. Archived from the original on 13 April 2014. Retrieved 3 December 2012.
  2. ^ "Hansen har vänt skutan för Öster" (in Swedish). Helsingborgs Dagblad. Retrieved 1 December 2012.