Torsten Svensson

Outside right for IFK Göteborg 1920, 1929/30

2 seasons, 12 games and 1 goal

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Torsten Svensson

Full name: Torsten Roland Svensson
Born: 1901-10-08 in Jonsered | 1954-06-29
Win percentage: 38.5%
OS-brons 1924
6 caps (2 goals)


Biography

Torsten Roland Svensson was born on October 8, 1901 in Jonsered and made his IFK Göteborg debut in the 1920 season, which was also the debut season of team mate Gillis Gillås (Andersson). At 18 years, 7 months and 4 days, on May 13, 1920, he took part his first competetive game against IFK Norrköping in a Svenska serien, div 1 game that ended 6–0. He spent two seasons with the IFK Göteborgs first team, and during his career he played in 12 first team games and scored 1 goals. Out of these 12 first team games, 6 were Allsvenskan games.

Torsten Svensson is with his 6 Allsvenskan games number 372 on the list of those who have competed in most Allsvenskan games for IFK Göteborg. In total, Svensson has represented his country at the highest level on 6 occasions and scored 2 goals. Svensson passed away in 1954, 52 years old.

Statistics per season

SeasonLeagueSvenska cupenFriendliesOthers Total
1929/306 / 00006 / 0
19202 / 004 / 106 / 1

Other statistics

Win percentage 38.5%
Win percentage in Allsvenskan 42.9%

Statistics per type of game

Games Goals Goal avg.
Allsvenskan600
Svenska serien200
Friendlies410.25
Total1210.08


12 games and 1 goal in the database

Date Game ResultGame typePositionGoalsAssists
1929-08-25IFK Göteborg – IFK NorrköpingW 4–0 (1–0)Allsvenskan, Week 6 Outside right00
1929-08-23IFK Göteborg – Örgryte ISL 0–2 (0–0)Allsvenskan, Week 5 Outside right00
1929-08-18IFK Göteborg – IFK MalmöD 0–0 (0–0)Allsvenskan, Week 4 Outside right00
1929-08-11Landskrona BoIS – IFK Göteborg W 0–5 (0–2)Allsvenskan, Week 3 Outside right00
1929-08-09GAIS – IFK Göteborg D 1–1 (1–1)Allsvenskan, Week 2 Outside right00
1929-08-04IFK Göteborg – Landskrona BoISL 1–5 (0–3)Allsvenskan, Week 1 Outside right00
1920-07-25IFK Göteborg – Örgryte ISL 0–2 (0–2)Tidningen Ny Tids pokalInside right00
1920-05-30IFK Göteborg – Djurgårdens IFL 1–3 (1–0)Svenska serien, div 1, Omg. 4 Inside right00
1920-05-26IFK Göteborg – Örgryte ISL 0–1 (0–0)FriendlyInside right00
1920-05-16IFK Göteborg – HBS CraeyenhoutD 1–1 (0–0)FriendlyOutside right00
1920-05-13IFK Norrköping – IFK Göteborg W 0–6 (0–0)Svenska serien, div 1, Omg. 3 Outside right00
1920-05-10IFK Göteborg – Kjøbenhavns BKW 4–3 (2–2)FriendlyInside right10