Sandvikens AIK

Sandvikens AIK (commonly known as SAIK) a sports club in Sandviken, Sweden. The bandy section plays its home games in the Göransson Arena in Sandviken. They play in a black outfit.[1]

Sandvikens AIK
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CitySandviken, Sweden
LeagueElitserien
Founded16 March 1901; 121 years ago (1901-03-16)
Home arenaGöransson Arena
Head coachJoakim Forslund
Websitesaik.com
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HistoryEdit

Sandvikens AIK was founded on 16 March 1901.[2] Originally named IK Stjärnan, they were the home for the white-collar workers, while IK Kronan (later Sandvikens IF) was the home for blue-collar workers.[1]

Sandvikens AIK began playing bandy in 1922 won the Swedish Bandy Championship for first time 1945.[3]

SquadEdit

 
Sandvikens AIK squad at the 2013 Swedish Championship Final.
As of 22 January 2018[4]
No. Position Player
1   GK Joel Othén
2   DF Joakim Bergman
5   FW Oscar Stadin
6   MF Daniel Berlin
7   DF Victor Berling
8   MF Albin Bjerkegren
9   MF Hannes Edlund
11   DF Jesper Jansson
No. Position Player
18   DF Albin Airisniemi
20   MF David Brodén
22   MF Dennis Henriksen
29   FW Lucas Widman
31   DF Rasmus Forslund
30   GK Jesper Sundving
39   FW Linus Forslund
89   FW Niklas Holopainen

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

  • Swedish National Champions:[5]
    • Winners (9): 1945, 1946, 1997, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2011, 2012, 2014
    • Runners-up (14): 1940, 1941, 1950, 1971, 1977, 1980, 1990, 1996, 1998, 2005, 2008, 2013, 2015, 2017

CupEdit

InternationalEdit

  • World Cup:
    • Winners (3):[5] 1974, 2002, 2017
    • Runners-up (11): 1975, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1994, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2011, 2015, 2018
  • Champions Cup:[5]
    • Winners (1): 2005
  • European Cup:[6]
    • Winners (1): 1997
    • Runners-up (2): 2002, 2003

RecordsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Sandvikens AIK — Västra sidan". www.vastrasidan.se.
  2. ^ http://www.bolletinen.se/sfs/allsvenskan/grundades.pdf[bare URL PDF]
  3. ^ Anna Carlsson (20 March 2000). "I natt hyllade Sandviken sina hjältar" (in Swedish). Sportbladet. Retrieved 17 March 2021.
  4. ^ "Spelartruppen — SAIK Bandy". saik.com.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h "Statistik". saik.com.
  6. ^ "Europacupen - Svenska Bandyförbundet". iof1.idrottonline.se. Archived from the original on 10 October 2013. Retrieved 12 January 2022.

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