Åke Samuelsson

Outside left for IFK Göteborg 1941/42-1942/43

2 seasons, 17 games and 5 goals

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Åke Samuelsson

Full name: Åke Henry Samuelsson
Born: 1913-10-23 in Borås | 1995-07-04
Win percentage (known games): 50%
Swedish champion in 1941-42
3 caps (3 goals)


Biography

Åke Henry Samuelsson was born on October 23, 1913 in Borås and made his IFK Göteborg debut in the 1941/42 season, which was also the debut season of team mate Rune Emanuelsson. At 27 years, 11 months and 5 days, on September 28, 1941, he took part his first competetive game against AIK in an Allsvenskan game that ended 3–2. He spent two seasons with the IFK Göteborgs first team, and during his career he played in 17 first team games and scored 5 goals. Out of these 17 first team games, 9 were Allsvenskan games.

Åke Samuelsson is with his 9 Allsvenskan games number 337 on the list of those who have competed in most Allsvenskan games for IFK Göteborg. Samuelsson won the Swedish championship with IFK Göteborg in 1941-42. In total, Samuelsson has represented his country at the highest level on 3 occasions and scored 3 goals. Samuelsson passed away in 1995, 81 years old.

Statistics per season

SeasonLeagueSvenska cupenFriendliesOthers Total
1942/43001 / 001 / 0
1941/429 / 307 / 2016 / 5

Other statistics

Win percentage 50%
Win percentage in Allsvenskan 55.6%

Statistics per type of game

Games Goals Goal avg.
Allsvenskan930.33
Friendlies820.25
Total1750.29


12 games and 3 goals in the database

Date Game ResultGame typePositionGoalsAssists
1942-05-25Reymersholms IK – IFK Göteborg D 2–2 (1–2)Allsvenskan, Week 19 Centre forward00
1942-05-22IFK Göteborg – GAISL 1–3 (0–1)Allsvenskan, Week 18 Centre forward10
1942-05-17Degerfors IF – IFK Göteborg L 4–1 (2–1)Allsvenskan, Week 17 Centre forward10
1942-04-26Sandvikens IF – IFK Göteborg W 1–4 (1–2)Allsvenskan, Week 13 Outside left00
1942-04-19IFK Göteborg – IF ElfsborgW 2–1 (0–1)Allsvenskan, Week 12 Outside left00
1942-04-06Skogens IF – IFK Göteborg D 1–1Friendly Outside left00
1942-03-29IFK Mölndal – IFK Göteborg W 0–12Friendly Outside left00
1941-11-09Örebro SK – IFK Göteborg L 6–2 (4–0)Friendly Inside left00
1941-11-02IFK Göteborg – Hälsingborgs IFW 2–1 (0–0)Allsvenskan, Week 11 Outside left10
1941-10-19Hälsingborgs IF – IFK Göteborg L 2–1 (1–0)Allsvenskan, Week 10 Outside left00
1941-10-12IFK Göteborg – Sandvikens IFW 2–0 (0–0)Allsvenskan, Week 9 Outside right00
1941-09-28AIK – IFK Göteborg W 2–3 (1–2)Allsvenskan, Week 8 Outside right00