Egon Sundberg

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Egon Sundberg
Personal information
Full name Egon William Sundberg
Date of birth (1911-02-27) 27 February 1911 (age 103)
Place of birth Ockelbo, Sweden
Playing position Left winger
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1934-1941 Sandvikens IF 113 (23)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Egon William Sundberg (born 27 February 1911) is a former Swedish football left winger who played for Sandvikens IF in Allsvenskan.[1] He made his debut in August 1934 against Sundsvall IF. He decided to retire from football in 1939, but made a comeback in 1941 during the second world war. In total, he played 113 games and scored 23 goals.

Aside from fotball Egon was also a musician with his own orchestra. Another job he had was to add music to silent films that were shown in the cinema.[2][3] On his 102nd birthday, he was noted as being the oldest living person to have played in the Swedish Allsvenskan.[4]

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