Västra Frölunda IF

Västra Frölunda Idrottsförening (English: Västra Frölunda Sports Association) is a Swedish football club located in Gothenburg. It was formed on 2 January 1930[1] and has played ten seasons in the Allsvenskan, the highest Swedish league. In the 2020 season, it plays in the fourth-highest Swedish league, Division 2 Västra Götaland. The club is affiliated to the Göteborgs Fotbollförbund.[2]

Västra Frölunda
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Full nameVästra Frölunda Idrottsförening
Founded2 January 1930
GroundRuddalens IP
Gothenburg
Sweden
Capacity3,700
ChairmanErkan Saglik
ManagerFredrik Björck & Adam Ekblad
LeagueDivision 2 Västra Götaland
2019Division 3 Nordvästra Götaland, 1st (Promoted)
WebsiteClub website

AchievementsEdit

Current squadEdit

As of 21 June 2020

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 Rasmus Iversen
2 DF   SWE Albin Gustafsson
3 DF   SWE Héctor Valeria Berntsson
4 DF   SWE Daniel Carlsson
5 DF   SWE Stefan Djurovic
6 DF   SWE Jakob Sellhed
7 MF   SWE Pascal Olsson
8 MF   SWE Olof Englund
9 FW   SWE Bryan Johansson
10 FW   SWE Petrit Zhubi
11 FW   SWE Felix Kasper
13 FW   SWE Lucas Ucar
14 MF   SWE Niklas Engberg
15 MF   SWE Sebastian Andersson
No. Pos. Nation Player
17 MF   SWE Theodor Hult Berényi
18 MF   SWE Abdoulie Jobe
19 DF   SWE Felix Fundell
20 FW   SWE Frederick Acheampong
21 DF   SWE Theodor Olsson
22 GK   SWE Andreas Nyborg
23 FW   SWE Måns Olström
24 FW   SWE Raul Tatlian
25 DF   SWE Tin Sarcevic
26 DF   SWE Anton Delwér
27 DF   SWE Antonio Jankulovski
29 FW   SWE Anton Larsson
33 MF   SWE Henrik Carlsson
50 MF   SWE Hampus Furublad

Season to seasonEdit

Season Level Division Section Position Movements
1993 Tier 1 Allsvenskan 7th
1994 Tier 1 Allsvenskan 11th Relegation Playoff
1995 Tier 1 Allsvenskan 14th Relegated
1996 Tier 2 Division 1 Södra 8th
1997 Tier 2 Division 1 Södra 1st Promoted
1998 Tier 1 Allsvenskan 5th
1999 Tier 1 Allsvenskan 7th
2000 Tier 1 Allsvenskan 14th Relegated
2001 Tier 2 Superettan 9th
2002 Tier 2 Superettan 3rd
2003 Tier 2 Superettan 5th
2004 Tier 2 Superettan 11th
2005 Tier 2 Superettan 16th Relegated
2006* Tier 3 Division 1 Södra 4th
2007 Tier 3 Division 1 Södra 3rd
2008 Tier 3 Division 1 Södra 8th
2009 Tier 3 Division 1 Södra 10th
2010 Tier 3 Division 1 Södra 12th Relegated
2011 Tier 4 Division 2 Västra Götaland 9th
2012 Tier 4 Division 2 Västra Götaland 11th Relegated
2013 Tier 5 Division 3 Nordvästra Götaland 6th
2014 Tier 5 Division 3 Sydvästra Götaland 7th
2015 Tier 5 Division 3 Nordvästra Götaland 2nd Promotion Playoffs –Not Promoted
2016 Tier 5 Division 3 Sydvästra Götaland 5th
2017 Tier 5 Division 3 Sydvästra Götaland 7th
2018 Tier 5 Division 3 Nordvästra Götaland 2nd Promotion Playoffs –Not Promoted
2019 Tier 5 Division 3 Nordvästra Götaland 1st Promoted
2020 Tier 4 Division 2 Västra Götaland

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

AttendancesEdit

In recent seasons Västra Frölunda IF have had the following average attendances:

Season Average attendance Division / Section Level
2006 200 Div 1 Södra Tier 3
2007 209 Div 1 Södra Tier 3
2008 313 Div 1 Södra Tier 3
2009 231 Div 1 Södra Tier 3
2010 142 Div 1 Södra Tier 3
2011 155 Div 2 Västra Götaland Tier 4
2012 133 Div 2 Västra Götaland Tier 4
2013 106 Div 3 Nordvästra Götaland Tier 5
2014 121 Div 3 Sydvästra Götaland Tier 5
2015 89 Div 3 Nordvästra Götaland Tier 5
2016 107 Div 3 Sydvästra Götaland Tier 5
2017 67 Div 3 Sydvästra Götaland Tier 5
2018 ? Div 3 Nordvästra Götaland Tier 5
2019 ? Div 3 Nordvästra Götaland Tier 5
2020 Div 2 Västra Götaland Tier 4

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Martin Alsiö (April 2004). "De allsvenska klubbarnas födelsedagar" (PDF) (in Swedish). Bolletinen. Retrieved 6 October 2011.
  2. ^ "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar – Göteborgs Fotbollförbund – Svenskfotboll.se". Archived from the original on 7 December 2011. Retrieved 10 January 2011.
  3. ^ "GAIS – Lagfacta – Västra Frölunda IF". Retrieved 7 September 2010.[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar – Svenska Fotbollförbundet – svenskfotboll.se". Archived from the original on 9 June 2009. Retrieved 16 November 2010.

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