Sten Pålsson

Sten Pålsson (born 4 December 1945) is a former Swedish footballer.

Sten Pålsson
Personal information
Date of birth (1945-12-04) 4 December 1945 (age 76)
Place of birth Sweden
Position(s) Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1968–1981 GAIS
National team
196–1974 Sweden[1] 19 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


Pålsson began his playing career in Stångenäs AIS, after that he played for Kungshamns IF. In January 1968 he began to play with GAIS and played for the club in Allsvenskan and the second division until 1981. He played 149 matches and scored 40 goals in allsvenskan and, scored 41 goals in 145 division 2 appearances.

Pålsson made 19 appearances as a striker for the Sweden national football team and was a part of the squad in the 1970 FIFA World Cup.


  1. ^ "Sweden national football team stats". (in Swedish). Archived from the original on June 6, 2012.

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