|Full name||Karl Gustav Johan Svensson|
|Date of birth||7 February 1987|
|Place of birth||Gothenburg, Sweden|
|Height||1.84 m (6 ft 1⁄2 in)|
|Playing position||Midfielder / Defender|
|2000–2001||ES Le Cannet-Rocheville|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 November 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Gustav Svensson (born 7 February 1987 in Gothenburg) is a Swedish football midfielder and defender, currently playing for IFK Göteborg in the Allsvenskan. He played for a local team in Gothenburg as well as a French team in his youth but joined IFK Göteborg at the age of 14. He has played there since and won the Swedish Championship with the club in 2007. Gustav was nominated as the Rookie of the Year in Swedish football the same season but lost out to Johan Oremo.
Gustav Svensson has two older sisters. Ellen and Maria Svensson along with a younger brother Olof Svensson. Olof Svensson has been recruited overseas to the United States to play in a competitive Division II Soccer team in Long Island, New York. Olof starts as a Center Back or Center Midfielder for Long Island University, C.W. Post Pioneers. #2 Svensson has started 8 out of 11 games played. Out of 8 shots Olof has registered 1 goal totalling 2 points.
On 5 February 2011, he and his ex-team mate Mathias Ranégie who is BK Häcken's striker, was involved in an incident in which Mathias Ranégie was allegedly assaulted by group of girls in a café in Gothenborg (courtcase still pending).
Gustav Svensson usually plays as a central midfielder but has also been playing centre back and full back from time to time, including some of the 24 caps for the Sweden under-21 team.
- As of 1 November 2014
- As of 29 January 2009
- IFK Göteborg
- Bursaspor'a İsveçli orta saha
- "Gustav tillbaka i Blåvitt". IFK Göteborg. Retrieved 27 April 2014.
- "Gustav Svensson". Elite Prospects. Retrieved 27 April 2014.
- "Gustav Svensson". National Football Teams. Retrieved 12 July 2013.