Assyriska Föreningen i Norrköping

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Assyriska Föreningen i Norrköping
Assyriska Föreningen Norrköping.png
Full name Assyriska Föreningen i Norrköping
Founded 1977
Ground Mamre IP
Norrköping
Sweden
Head Coach Jan Melle
Coach Nebojsa Knezevic
Roger Lönn
Simon Dogan
League Division 3 Södra Svealand
2013 Division 2 Södra Svealand, 12th

Assyriska Föreningen i Norrköping, abbreviated Assyriska IF, is a Swedish football club located in Norrköping.[1]

Background[edit]

Assyriska IF were founded in 1977 to serve the Assyrian community in Norrköping. Today there are players, officials and supporters of several different nationalities, not just the Assyrians.[2]

Since their foundation Assyriska IF has participated mainly in the middle and lower divisions of the Swedish football league system. The club currently plays in Division 2 Södra Svealand which is the fourth tier of Swedish football.[3] They play their home matches at the Mamre IP in Norrköping.[4]

Assyriska IF are affiliated to the Östergötlands Fotbollförbund.[5]

Season to season[edit]

Season Level Division Section Position Movements
1999 Tier 5 Division 4 Östergötland Östra 10th
2000 Tier 5 Division 4 Östergötland Östra 4th
2001 Tier 5 Division 4 Östergötland Östra 8th
2002 Tier 5 Division 4 Östergötland Östra 6th
2003 Tier 5 Division 4 Östergötland Östra 2nd Promotion Playoffs
2004 Tier 5 Division 4 Östergötland Östra 2nd Promotion Playoffs
2005 Tier 5 Division 4 Östergötland Östra 2nd Promotion Playoffs - Promoted
2006* Tier 5 Division 3 Nordöstra Götaland 3rd
2007 Tier 5 Division 3 Nordöstra Götaland 2nd Promotion Playoffs
2008 Tier 5 Division 3 Nordöstra Götaland 2nd Promotion Playoffs
2009 Tier 5 Division 3 Nordöstra Götaland 4th
2010 Tier 5 Division 3 Nordöstra Götaland 1st Promoted
2011 Tier 4 Division 2 Södra Svealand 8th
2012 Tier 4 Division 2 Östra Götaland 9th
2013 Tier 4 Division 2 Södra Svealand

* League restructuring in 2006 resulted in a new division being created at Tier 3 and subsequent divisions dropping a level. [6] [7] [8]

Attendances[edit]

In recent seasons Assyriska Föreningen i Norrköping have had the following average attendances:

Season Average Attendance Division / Section Level
2005 Not available Div 4 Östergötland Östra Tier 5
2006 82 Div 3 Nordöstra Götaland Tier 5
2007 70 Div 3 Nordöstra Götaland Tier 5
2008 98 Div 3 Nordöstra Götaland Tier 5
2009 116 Div 3 Nordöstra Götaland Tier 5
2010 144 Div 3 Nordöstra Götaland Tier 5

* Attendances are provided in the Publikliga sections of the Svenska Fotbollförbundet website. [9]

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