Karl Thorin

Left full-back for IFK Göteborg 1926/27

1 season, 8 games and 0 goals

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Karl Thorin

Full name: Karl Fredrik Valdemar Thorin
Born: 1904-05-30 in Göteborg | 1
Home-grown player
Win percentage (known games): 57.1%


Karl Fredrik Valdemar Thorin was born on May 30, 1904 in Göteborg and made his IFK Göteborg debut in the 1926/27 season, which was also the debut season of team mate Herbert Samuelsson. Thorin was part of IFK Göteborg's youth program before making his debute with the first team, and is as a result of that regarded by the club as a home-grown player. At 22 years, 11 months and 12 days, on May 13, 1927, he took part his first competetive game against Örgryte IS in an Allsvenskan game that ended 2–1. He spent one season with the IFK Göteborgs first team, and during his career he played in 8 first team games. Out of these 8 first team games, 4 were Allsvenskan games.

Karl Thorin is with his 4 Allsvenskan games number 424 on the list of those who have competed in most Allsvenskan games for IFK Göteborg. Thorin passed away in 1990, 86 years old.

Statistics per season

SeasonLeagueSvenska cupenFriendliesOthers Total
1926/274 / 004 / 008 / 0

Other statistics

Win percentage 57.1%
Win percentage in Allsvenskan 50%

Statistics per type of game

Games Goals Goal avg.

7 games and 0 goals in the database

Date Game ResultGame typePositionGoalsAssists
1927-06-11IFK Göteborg – Hälsingborgs IFL 1–2 (0–2)FriendlyLeft full-back00
1927-06-06IFK Göteborg – IFK UddevallaL 1–4 (1–1)Allsvenskan, Week 22 Left full-back00
1927-06-03IFK Göteborg – GAISL 3–4 (1–4)Allsvenskan, Week 21 Left full-back00
1927-05-29Landskrona BoIS – IFK Göteborg W 1–4 (1–2)Allsvenskan, Week 20 Left full-back00
1927-05-22IFK Göteborg – Blackburn RoversW 1–0 (0–0)Friendly Substitute 4600
1927-05-13Örgryte IS – IFK Göteborg W 1–2 (0–1)Allsvenskan, Week 18 Right full-back00
1927-03-25GAIS – IFK Göteborg W 2–5 (0–1)TriangelserienRight full-back00