Umeå FC is a Swedish professional football club located in Umeå, Sweden. The club, formed in 1987, is currently playing in the third tier of the Swedish league, Ettan Fotboll. The club is affiliated to the Västerbottens Fotbollförbund.[1]

Umeå FC
Umea FC logo.svg
Full nameUmeå Fotbollsclub
Founded20 November 1987
GroundUmeå Energi Arena, Umeå
Capacity10,000
ChairmanTorbjörn Bergmark
ManagerMagnus Henrysson
LeagueDivision 1
2020Superettan, 15th Decrease

Season to seasonEdit

Season Level Division Section Position Movements
1993 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 7th
1994 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 2nd
1995 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 1st Promoted
1996 Tier 1 Allsvenskan 11th Relegated
1997 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 3rd
1998 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 2nd
1999 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 7th
2000 Tier 2 Division 1 13th
2001 Tier 2 Superettan 15th Relegated
2002 Tier 3 Division 2 Norrland 2nd
2003 Tier 3 Division 2 Norrland 4th
2004 Tier 3 Division 2 Norrland 1st
2005 Tier 3 Division 2 Norrland 1st Promoted
2006* Tier 2 Superettan 16th Relegated
2007 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 8th
2008 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 5th
2009 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 4th
2010 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 7th
2011 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 1st Promoted
2012 Tier 2 Superettan 16th Relegated
2013 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 6th
2014 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 9th
2015 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 5th
2016 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 8th
2017 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 5th
2018 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 5th
2019 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 2nd Promoted
2020 Tier 2 Superettan 15th Relegated

* League restructuring in 2006 resulted in a new division being created at Tier 3 and subsequent divisions dropping a level. [2]

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

As of 16 April 2021[3]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   SWE Måns Nygren
2 DF   SWE Samuel Persson
3 DF   SWE Jens Stigedahl
4 DF   SWE Tarik Hamza
5 DF   NGA Gbenga Arokoyo
6 MF   SWE Stefan Lindmark
7 DF   SWE Ibrahim Habib
8 MF   SWE Adam Chennoufi
9 FW   SWE Jonathan Lundbäck
10 FW   SWE Mikael Wikström
11 MF   SWE Yoel Embaye
14 FW   SWE Victor Kamf
No. Pos. Nation Player
15 DF   SWE Tobias Westin
17 FW   SWE Albin Näslund
18 DF   SWE Isak Abrahamsson
20 MF   GHA Emmanuel Yeboah
22 MF   SWE Hugo Bergström
23 MF   SWE Oussema Ali
24 MF   SWE Linus Marklund
25 MF   SWE Adam Sandström
26 FW   UGA Alexis Bbakka
30 GK   SWE Pontus Eriksson
33 GK   SWE Albin Svensson

Notable playersEdit

AttendancesEdit

In recent seasons Umeå FC have had the following average attendances:

Season Average Attendance Division / Section Level
2005 860 Div 2 Norrland Tier 3
2006 1,259 Superettan Tier 2
2007 438 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2008 545 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2009 660 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2010 880 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2011 1,777 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2012 2,046 Superettan Tier 2
2013 622 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2014 660 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2015 777 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2016 589 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2017 711 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2018 485 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2019 588 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2020 Superettan Tier 2

* Attendances are provided in the Publikliga sections of the Svenska Fotbollförbundet website. [4]

AchievementsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar – Västerbottens Fotbollförbund – Svenskfotboll.se". Archived from the original on 2011-12-12. Retrieved 2011-01-14.
  2. ^ "GAIS – Lagfacta – Umeå FC". Retrieved 2010-09-03.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "Truppen 2018" (in Swedish). Umeå FC. Retrieved 24 April 2018.
  4. ^ "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar – Svenska Fotbollförbundet – svenskfotboll.se". Archived from the original on 2009-06-09. Retrieved 2010-12-09.

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