Roger Gustafsson

Roger Gustafsson (born 29 February 1952 in Gothenburg) is a former Swedish football player and manager. He has played in the highest Swedish league, Allsvenskan, with GAIS,[1] but is better known as the best performing manager in Allsvenskan ever, having won five Swedish championships with IFK Göteborg. He also took the club to the Champions League group stage twice and the quarter-finals of the same tournament once. He is still active in the club as leader of the youth section.

Roger Gustafsson
Personal information
Full name Roger Gustafsson
Date of birth (1952-02-29) 29 February 1952 (age 68)
Place of birth Gothenburg, Sweden
Position(s) Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1974–1979 GAIS
BK Häcken
Teams managed
1983–1989 IFK Göteborg (youth team)
1990–1995 IFK Göteborg
1996–1999 None
2002 IFK Göteborg
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only



  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-09-30. Retrieved 2010-03-21.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)