Vasalunds IF is a Swedish football club based in Solna, Stockholm. The club is affiliated with Stockholms Fotbollförbund.[1]

Vasalunds IF
Full nameVasalunds Idrottsförening
Founded1934; 90 years ago (1934)
GroundSkytteholms IP,
Solna, Stockholm
Capacity4,000
ChairmanNiclas Fröberg
ManagerRebaz Hassan
LeagueDivision 1 Norra

History edit

Vasalund was formed in 1934 and play in the Swedish Third Division: Division 1 Norra. In 2002 the club merged with Essinge IK and changed its name to Vasalund/Essinge IF. The merger was discontinued and the original name was restored before the 2008 season.

Season to season edit

Season Level Division Section Position Movements
1951-52 Tier 4 Division 4 Östsvenska 3rd
1952-53 Tier 4 Division 4 Östsvenska 2nd Promoted
1953-54 Tier 3 Division 3 Östra Svealand 6th
1954-55 Tier 3 Division 3 Östra Svealand 2nd
1955-56 Tier 3 Division 3 Östra Svealand 7th
1956-57 Tier 3 Division 3 Östra Svealand 1st Promoted
1957-58 Tier 2 Division 2 Svealand 10th Relegated
1959 Tier 3 Division 3 Östra Svealand 9th Relegated
1960 Tier 4 Division 4 Stockholm Norra 6th
1961 Tier 4 Division 4 Stockholm Norra 12th Relegated
1962 Tier 5 Division 5 Norra 5th
1963 Tier 5 Division 5 Norra 4th
1964 Tier 5 Division 5 Norra 4th
1965 Tier 5 Division 5 Norra 2nd Promoted
1966 Tier 4 Division 4 Stockholm Norra 8th
1967 Tier 4 Division 4 Stockholm Norra 3rd
1968 Tier 4 Division 4 Stockholm/Uppland 5th
1969 Tier 4 Division 4 Stockholm/Uppland 7th
1970 Tier 4 Division 4 Stockholm/Uppland 3rd
1971 Tier 4 Division 4 Stockholm/Uppland 2nd
1972 Tier 4 Division 4 Stockholm/Uppland 4th
1973 Tier 4 Division 4 Stockholm Norra 7th
1974 Tier 4 Division 4 Stockholm Norra 1st Promoted
1975 Tier 3 Division 3 Östra Svealand 4th
1976 Tier 3 Division 3 Östra Svealand 1st Promoted
1977 Tier 2 Division 2 Norra 10th
1978 Tier 2 Division 2 Norra 10th
1979 Tier 2 Division 2 Norra 5th
1980 Tier 2 Division 2 Norra 3rd
1981 Tier 2 Division 2 Norra 3rd
1982 Tier 2 Division 2 Norra 5th
1983 Tier 2 Division 2 Norra 8th
1984 Tier 2 Division 2 Norra 7th
1985 Tier 2 Division 2 Norra 9th
1986 Tier 2 Division 2 Norra 6th
1987 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 11th
1988 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 3rd
1989 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 2nd
1990 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 2nd
1991 Tier 2 Division 1 Vårettan Östra/Höstettan Norra 2nd/1st Promotion Playoffs, Round 1 - Not Promoted
1992 Tier 2 Division 1 Vårettan Östra/Höstettan Norra 2nd/2nd
1993 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 2nd Promotion Playoffs - Not Promoted
1994 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 4th
1995 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 3rd
1996 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 10th
1997 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 14th Relegated
1998 Tier 3 Division 2 Östra Svealand 4th
1999 Tier 3 Division 2 Östra Svealand 2nd
2000 Tier 3 Division 2 Västra Svealand 10th Relegation Playoffs - Relegated
2001 Tier 4 Division 3 Norra Svealand 3rd
2002 Tier 4 Division 3 Norra Svealand 1st Promoted
2003 Tier 3 Division 2 Östra Svealand 7th (Vasalund/Essinge IF)
2004 Tier 3 Division 2 Östra Svealand 2nd (Vasalund/Essinge IF)
2005 Tier 3 Division 2 Östra Svealand 2nd Promoted (Vasalund/Essinge IF)
2006* Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 4th (Vasalund/Essinge IF)
2007 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 3rd (Vasalund/Essinge IF)
2008 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 2nd Promotion Playoffs - Promoted
2009 Tier 2 Superettan 16th Relegated
2010 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 5th
2011 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 6th
2012 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 4th
2013 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 7th
2014 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 5th
2015 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 11th
2016 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 2nd Promotion Playoffs - Not Promoted
2017 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 12th Relegated
2018 Tier 4 Division 2 Norra Svealand 1st Promoted
2019 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 6th
2020 Tier 3 Ettan Norra 1st Promoted
2021 Tier 2 Superettan 15th Relegated
2022 Tier 3 Ettan Norra 3rd
2023 Tier 3 Ettan Norra 4th
2024 Tier 3 Ettan Norra

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

Cup (Svenska Cupen) edit

Season Round
2012/13 Round 1
2013/14 Round 2
2014/15 Round 2
2015/16 Round 1
2016/17 Round 1
2017/18 Group stage
2018/19 Round 1
2019/20 Round 1
2020/21 Round 2
2021/22 Round 2
2022/23 Round 2
2023/24 Round 1

Attendances edit

In recent seasons Vasalunds IF have had the following average attendances:

Season Average Attendance Division / Section Level
2005 297 Div 2 Östra Svealand Tier 3
2006 431 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2007 549 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2008 492 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2009 720 Superettan Tier 2
2010 313 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2011 336 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2012 299 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2013 229 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2014 217 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2015 338 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2016 261 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2017 237 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2018 174 Div 2 Norra Svealand Tier 4
2019 229 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2020 0 Ettan Norra Tier 3
2021 230 Superettan Tier 2
2022 269 Ettan Norra Tier 3
2023 299 Ettan Norra Tier 3

* Attendances are provided in the Publikliga sections of the Svenska Fotbollförbundet website.[3]

Squad edit

As of 7 August 2023[4]

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   ALB Orestis Menka
2 DF   SWE Alexandros Pantelidis
3 DF   SWE Charlie Jonsson
4 DF   SWE Ludvig Öhman
5 DF   SWE Erik Figueroa
6 MF   SWE Adam Id Salem
7 MF   BRA Victor Damasceno de Oliveira
8 MF   SWE Måns Ekvall
9 FW   SWE Emil Bellander
10 MF   SWE Mattias Bouvin
11 MF   SWE Nicklas Maripuu
13 DF   KEN Frank Odhiambo (on loan from Djurgården)
14 MF   SWE Noel Birgoth
No. Pos. Nation Player
15 MF   RUS Dmitri Zhuravlev
16 MF   SWE Edmond Gukasian
17 FW   SWE Alexander Duranic
18 MF   KEN Mohamed Katana
20 DF   SWE Sotirios Nikopoulos
21 FW   SLE Christian Moses
22 MF   SWE Ben Basaric
23 MF   SWE Adam Jennani
24 FW   SWE Petrus Kocadag
25 GK   SWE Daniel Henarah (on loan from AIK U19)
26 MF   KEN Anthony Wambani
30 GK   SWE Elliot Bagge
77 FW   SWE Elias Jemal

Coaches edit

Achievements edit

League edit

External links edit

Footnotes edit

  1. ^ "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar – Stockholms Fotbollförbund – Svenskfotboll.se". Archived from the original on 2011-12-07. Retrieved 2011-01-13.
  2. ^ "GAIS – Lagfacta – Vasalunds IF". Archived from the original on 2012-03-11. Retrieved 3 September 2010.
  3. ^ "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar – Svenska Fotbollförbundet – svenskfotboll.se". Archived from the original on 2009-06-09. Retrieved 2010-12-09.
  4. ^ "Vasalund lag". Svenskfotboll.se. Retrieved 7 August 2023.