Klas Ingesson

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Klas Ingesson
Personal information
Full name Klas Inge Ingesson
Date of birth (1968-08-20)20 August 1968
Place of birth Ödeshög, Sweden
Date of death 29 October 2014(2014-10-29) (aged 46)
Place of death Ödeshög, Sweden
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
1975–1986 Ödeshögs IK
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1986–1990 IFK Göteborg 53 (9)
1990–1993 Mechelen 99 (28)
1993–1994 PSV Eindhoven 12 (1)
1994–1996 Sheffield Wednesday 17 (2)
1996–1998 Bari 94 (11)
1998–2000 Bologna 64 (4)
2000–2001 Marseille 13 (0)
2001 Lecce 19 (1)
Total 371 (56)
National team
1989–1998 Sweden[1] 57 (13)
Teams managed
2013–2014 IF Elfsborg
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Klas Inge "Klabbe" Ingesson (20 August 1968 – 29 October 2014) was a Swedish footballer and manager. He spent most of his career as a midfielder. Ingesson represented the Sweden national team on 57 occasions, including the 1990 and 1994 FIFA World Cup, as well as the 1992 European Championship. He was the manager of IF Elfsborg from 2013 to 2014.

On 29 October 2014, Ingesson died of the effects of multiple myeloma, aged 46.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Sweden national football team stats". passagen.se (in Swedish).
  2. "VM 94-hjälten Ingesson död". Aftonbladet (in Swedish).