Frigg Oslo FK

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Frigg Oslo FK
Frigg Oslo.png
Full nameFrigg Oslo Fotballklubb
Founded17 May 1904;116 years ago (1904-05-17)
Ground Frogner Stadion
Capacity5,500
Chairman Geir Hustad
Manager Magnus Aadland
League 3. divisjon, group 4
2019 3. divisjon, group 2, 8th
Website Club website
Football team, c. 1930 Sportsklubben Frigg (14614441923) (cropped).jpg
Football team, c. 1930
Frigg Oslo playing a national bandy final against Mjondalen IF in 1947 Bandy Frigg Mjondalen Bislett OB.O47 0181.jpg
Frigg Oslo playing a national bandy final against Mjøndalen IF in 1947
Frigg training at Marienlyst Friggbanen.jpg
Frigg training at Marienlyst

Frigg Oslo Fotballklubb is a Norwegian sports club from Majorstua in Oslo.

Contents

It has sections for association football and bandy.

History

It was founded on 17 May 1904 as SK Frigg, named after Frigg of Norse mythology. It was merged on 21 April 1954 with SK Varg. It took the name Frigg Oslo FK in 1990. The club colors are white and blue, and the team plays at Marienlyst stadion. It has a training field at Tørteberg not far from Marienlyst.

As the name indicates it is mainly a football club. It formerly had a handball team; the women's team became national champions in 1962 and 1964. The men's football team played for many years in the Norwegian top flight, and won the Norwegian football cup in 1914, 1916 and 1921. It had several players for the Norwegian national team, including Harald Hennum and Per Pettersen. [1] Frigg last played in the top flight in 1973. The team currently plays in the 3. divisjon, being relegated from their 2. divisjon group in 2016.

European record

SeasonCompetitionRoundCountryClubHomeAwayAggregate
1966–67 Inter-Cities Fairs Cup First round Flag of Scotland.svg Dunfermline Athletic 1–31–32–6

Recent history

SeasonPos.Pl.WDLGSGAP Cup Notes
2008 3. divisjon 2221543731849First round
2009 3. divisjonUp-arrow-14.png1222002812160First roundPromoted to the 2. divisjon
2010 2. divisjon 9268108444834First round
2011 2. divisjon6241149474037First round
2012 2. divisjon8269512535832First round
2013 2. divisjonDown-arrow-14.png12267415424525First roundRelegated to the 3. divisjon
2014 3. divisjon8261934732360First round
2015 3. divisjonUp-arrow-14.png1261772712958Second qual. roundPromoted to the 2. divisjon
2016 2. divisjonDown-arrow-14.png11267514376226First roundRelegated to the 3. divisjon
2017 3. divisjon62611312554436First round
2018 3. divisjon2261673641455First round
2019 3. divisjon82610412385534First round

Honours

Squad 2020

https://www.fotball.no/fotballdata/lag/spillere/?fiksId=314

Bandy

The men's bandy team played four cup finals in 1917, 1923, 1947 and 1948 but lost all. They were relegated from the 1st division (2nd tier) after the 2019/2020 season.

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References

  1. Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Frigg – sportsklubb". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 8 June 2010.