Olof Rydberg

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2 seasons, 8 games and 0 goals

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Olof Rydberg

Full name: Olof Arvid Napoleon Rydberg
Born: 1899-02-21 in Göteborg | 1
Home-grown player
Win percentage (known games): 100%
Brother of Anders Rydberg and Gunnar Rydberg


Olof Arvid Napoleon Rydberg was born on February 21, 1899 in Göteborg and made his IFK Göteborg debut in the 1922 season, which was also the debut season of team mate Gunnar Johansson. Rydberg 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. He spent two seasons with the IFK Göteborgs first team, and during his career he played in 8 first team games. He is the brother of Anders Rydberg and Gunnar Rydberg. Rydberg passed away in 1984, 85 years old.

Statistics per season

SeasonLeagueSvenska cupenFriendliesOthers Total
1923/24004 / 004 / 0
1922004 / 004 / 0

Other statistics

Win percentage 100%

Statistics per type of game

Games Goals Goal avg.

2 games and 0 goals in the database

Date Game ResultGame typePositionGoalsAssists
1924-06-08Varbergs GIF – IFK Göteborg W 5–6 (3–2)FriendlyRight full-back00
1922-05-07BK Derby – IFK Göteborg W 0–12FriendlyRight full-back00