|Full name||Thomas Sunesson|
|Date of birth||12 January 1959|
|Place of birth||Mönsterås, Sweden|
|Date of death||24 October 2015 56)(aged|
|Height||1.69 m (5 ft 6 1⁄2 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Thomas Sunesson (12 January 1959 – 24 October 2015) was a Swedish football player.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played with a spherical ball between two teams of eleven players. It is played by 250 million players in over 200 countries and dependencies, making it the world's most popular sport. The game is played on a rectangular field called a pitch with a goal at each end. The object of the game is to score by moving the ball beyond the goal line into the opposing goal.
Sunesson began his career with Kalmar FF. He joined Djurgårdens IF in 1986.He also had a brief spell with S.C. Beira-Mar in the Portuguese Liga.
Kalmar Fotbollsförening, more commonly known as Kalmar FF, Kalmar or KFF, is a Swedish professional football club based in Kalmar. The club is affiliated to Smålands Fotbollförbund and play their home games at Guldfågeln Arena. Formed on 10 January 1910 as IF Göta, the club have won one national championship title (2008) and three national cup titles. Kalmar FF's local rivals are Kalmar AIK and Östers IF.
Djurgårdens IF Fotbollsförening, commonly known as Djurgårdens IF, Djurgården Fotboll, Djurgården[²jʉː(r)ˌɡoːɖɛn], and Djurgår'n[ˈjʉː(r)ɡɔɳ], Dif or DIF, is the association football department of Djurgårdens IF. Founded 1891 in the island Djurgården, the club's home ground is Tele2 Arena, situated in the Johanneshov district of Stockholm.
Sport Clube Beira-Mar is a Portuguese sports club based in Aveiro, Portugal. Its football team currently plays in the Aveiro FA First Division, holding home games at Estádio Mário Duarte.
Sunesson made 12 appearances for the Sweden national football team from 1983 to 1984, including two UEFA Euro 1984 qualifying matches.
The Sweden national football team represents Sweden in association football and is controlled by the Swedish Football Association, the governing body for football in Sweden. Sweden's home ground is Friends Arena in Stockholm and the team is coached by Janne Andersson. From 1945 to late 1950s, they were considered one of the greatest teams in Europe.
The 1984 UEFA European Football Championship final tournament was held in France from 12 to 27 June 1984. It was the seventh European Football Championship, a competition held every four years and endorsed by UEFA.
He died on 24 October 2015.
|1.||7 September 1983||Olympic Stadium, Helsinki, Finland||0–3||Won||13th Nordic Cup|
|2.||15 October 1983||Stadio San Paolo, Naples, Italy||0–3||Won||Euro 1984 qualifying|
|3.||16 November 1983||Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago||0–5||Won||Friendly|
|4.||23 February 1984||Tipshallen, Jönköping, Sweden||4–0||Won||Friendly|
|5.||23 May 1984||Idrottsparken, Norrköping, Sweden||4–0||Won||1986 World Cup qual.|
|6.||23 May 1984||Idrottsparken, Norrköping, Sweden||4–0||Won||1986 World Cup qual.|
|Correct as of 26 October 2015|
Andreas Isaksson is a Swedish former footballer who last played as a goalkeeper for Allsvenskan club Djurgården.
Hammarby Fotboll, more commonly known as Hammarby IF or Hammarby, is a Swedish football club based at Tele2 Arena in Johanneshov but founded in the neighbouring Södermalm district of Stockholm City Centre, an area the club considers its heartland.
Djurgårdens IF is a football club from Stockholm, the capital of Sweden. The team play their home games on Stockholm Olympic Stadium The team colours are white and blue. The club is affiliated to the Stockholms Fotbollförbund.
Djurgårdens IF Ishockeyförening is a professional ice hockey team based in Stockholm, Sweden, affiliated with the Djurgårdens IF umbrella organization. Djurgården is the most successful Swedish hockey team of all time, as 16-time Swedish Champions, 9-time runners-up, and leaders of the marathon table for the top flight of Swedish hockey, as well as two-time European Cup winners. Following two seasons in second-tier HockeyAllsvenskan, Djurgården has been promoted for play in the SHL for the 2014–15 season.
Association football is the most popular sport in Sweden, with over 240,000 licensed players with another 240,000 youth players. There are around 3,200 active clubs fielding over 8,500 teams, which are playing on the 7,900 pitches available in the country. Football was first played in Sweden in the 1870s, the first championship was decided in 1896 and the Swedish Football Association was founded in 1904. Despite being a relatively small country population-wise, both the men's and women's national teams and the club teams have gained rather large success from time to time.
Pa Dembo Touray, an English spelling of the name "Touré", is the goalkeeper coach of Prespa Birlik. He is a former Gambian football goalkeeper and national team player for Gambia.
Sigvard Emanuel "Sigge" Parling was a Swedish football player. He also played ice hockey and bandy.
Kebba Ceesay is a Gambian footballer who plays for IK Sirius in the Swedish Allsvenskan as a defender. He also holds Swedish nationality.
Karl Magnus Pehrsson is a Swedish football manager and former professional player who is the current manager of Swedish football club Kalmar FF.
The 2006 season in Swedish football, starting January 2006 and ending December 2006:
Philip Hellquist is a Swedish footballer who plays as a forward for Allsvenskan club Brommapojkarna.
Petter Gustafsson is a Swedish retired footballer who played as a defender.
Mathias Ranégie is a Swedish professional footballer who plays as a striker for Syrianska FC.
Ingvar "Putte" Carlsson is a retired Swedish ice hockey player and head coach. As an assistant coach, he worked with Leif Boork and managed to lead Djurgården to the Le Mat-trophy in 1983. He became head coach for Djurgården during the 1987–88 season along with assistant coach Lasse Falk. The team became league champions, but was beaten by AIK in the quarterfinals. Carlsson most commonly used tactic was the Neutral zone trap, also known as "1–3–1" in Sweden. After his coaching career, Carlsson became Djurgården's general manager until he became general manager in Djurgården's football department in 2000. He kept his position as general manager until the beginning of 2003.
Michael Borgqvist is a Swedish football manager and former football player. He is currently without a club after most recently leaving Hammarby IF in Superettan.
Emilia Elisabeth Brodin is a Swedish footballer who plays as a midfielder for the Damallsvenskan team Djurgårdens IF. She joined previous club Piteå IF for the 2014 season, having been on loan from Tyresö FF for the second part of the 2013 season. She has also played top level club football for Bälinge IF and AIK. Appelqvist made her debut for the Sweden women's national football team in February 2014.
The fixture between Djurgårdens IF and Hammarby IF is a local derby in Stockholm, Sweden. This important football rivalry traces its origin back to the later half of the 1910s but did not reach relevance until the 1950s and 60s.
The 2016 season was Djurgårdens IF's 116th in existence, their 61st season in Allsvenskan and their 16th consecutive season in the league. They finished the season in 7th position, whilst being knocked out of the 2015–16 Svenska Cupen at the group stage, and progressing to the group stage of the 2016–17 Svenska Cupen.
|This biographical article related to an association football forward from Sweden is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|