Örgryte IS

sports society in Gothenburg, Sweden

Örgryte IS is an association football club which in the town of Gothenburg in Sweden. The club won the first Swedish national championship in 1896, and was one of the stronger teams in Swedish association football of the late 19th century and early 20th century.

Örgryte IS
Full nameÖrgryte Idrottsällskap
Founded1887
GroundGamla Ullevi,
Gothenburg
Ground Capacity18,700
ChairmanLars Ranäng
ManagerÅge Hareide
LeagueAllsvenskan
2008Superettan, 1st

The club also won the Swedish national championship in 1896, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1902, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1909, 1913[1] and 1985[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Svenska mästare i fotboll 1896-1925" (PDF) (in Swedish). Bolletinen. 2003. Retrieved 31 October 2015.
  2. "Svenska mästare i fotboll 1931-2005 samt seriesegrare i Allsvenskan 1925-1930" (PDF) (in Swedish). Bolletinen. 2005. Retrieved 31 October 2015.

Other websitesEdit

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