Henry Carlsson and his son Björn (c. 1945)
|Full name||Nils Gustav Henry Carlsson|
|Date of birth||29 October 1917|
|Place of birth||Falköping, Sweden|
|Date of death||28 May 1999 81)(aged|
|Place of death||Solna, Sweden|
|Height||1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)|
|IK Göta (Falköping)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
|Olympic medal record|
|1948 London||Team Competition|
Nils Gustav Henry Carlsson (29 October 1917 – 28 May 1999),better known as Henry "Garvis" Carlsson, was a Swedish footballer who played as a forward. At the club level he is best remembered for representing AIK and Atletico Madrid. A full international between 1941 and 1949, he won 26 caps for the Sweden national team and scored 17 goals. He was also a part of the Sweden team that won the gold medal at the 1948 Summer Olympics.
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