Bjørn Spydevold

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Bjørn Spydevold
Personal information
Date of birth(1918-09-08)8 September 1918
Place of birth Sarpsborg, Norway
Date of death 30 March 2002(2002-03-30) (aged 83)
Place of death Greåker
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
Fredrikstad FK
National team
1945–1953 [1] Norway 37 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Bjørn Spydevold (8 September 1918 30 March 2002) was a Norwegian football player. He was born in Sarpsborg, and played for the sports club Fredrikstad FK. He played for the Norwegian national team at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki. [2] He was capped 37 times for Norway between 1946 and 1953, scoring one goal. [1]

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He was the father of Thor, Knut and Bjørnar Spydevold.

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References

  1. 1 2 "Bjørn Spydevold's profil" (in Norwegian). Football Association of Norway. Archived from the original on 20 November 2013. Retrieved 20 November 2013.
  2. "Bjørn Spydevold". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 11 November 2013.
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