IFK Falköping FF

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IFK Falköping FF
IFK Falköping FF.png
Full name Idrottsföreningen Kamraterna Falköping Fotbollförening
Founded 1921
Ground Odenplan
Falköping
Sweden
Chairman Anders Harald Lundin
Head Coach Peter Uvesten
Coach Tomas Westerberg
League Division 3 Mellersta Götaland
2009 Division 4 Västergötland Norra, 1st (Promoted)

IFK Falköping FF is a Swedish football club located in Falköping in Falköping Municipality, Västra Götaland County.[1]

Background[edit]

IFK Falköping is a sports club from Falköping that was founded in 1921 under the name Falköpings BK. The name was changed to IFK Falköping in 1925. The club runs sections covering table tennis, football and ice-hockey and previously provided for bandy. The club originally comprised a main board representing the various sections but at the AGM in 1988 was transformed into an alliance of clubs.

Since their foundation IFK Falköping FF has participated mainly in the middle and lower divisions of the Swedish football league system. In their early years the club played in the Skaraborgsserien and Västgötaserien. A notable Division 3 match was in 1957 when IFK Falköping lost to Tidaholms GIF in front of 2,291 spectators. In 1974 the club played at their highest level for one season in Division 2 Södra which at that time was the second tier of Swedish football. The club currently plays in Division 3 Mellersta Götaland which is the fifth tier of Swedish football but have finished in a relegation position.[2] They play their home matches at the Odenplan in Falköping.[3]

IFK Falköping FF are affiliated to the Västergötlands Fotbollförbund.[4]

Season to season[edit]

Season Level Division Section Position Movements
1993 Tier 4 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 3rd
1994 Tier 4 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 3rd
1995 Tier 4 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 3rd
1996 Tier 4 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 10th Relegated
1997 Tier 5 Division 4 Västergötland Norra 1st Promoted
1998 Tier 4 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 4th
1999 Tier 4 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 8th
2000 Tier 4 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 7th
2001 Tier 4 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 11th Relegated
2002 Tier 5 Division 4 Västergötland Norra 3rd
2003 Tier 5 Division 4 Västergötland Norra 2nd Promotion Playoffs - Promoted
2004 Tier 4 Division 3 Nordöstra Götaland 6th
2005 Tier 4 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 8th
2006* Tier 5 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 4th
2007 Tier 5 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 4th
2008 Tier 5 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 10th Relegated
2009 Tier 6 Division 4 Västergötland Norra 1st Promoted
2010 Tier 5 Division 3 Mellersta Götaland 10th Relegated

* League restructuring in 2006 resulted in a new division being created at Tier 3 and subsequent divisions dropping a level. [5] [6] [7] [8]

Attendances[edit]

In recent seasons IFK Falköping FF have had the following average attendances:

Season Average Attendance Division / Section Level
2005 235 Div 3 Mellersta Götaland Tier 4
2006 128 Div 3 Mellersta Götaland Tier 5
2007 145 Div 3 Mellersta Götaland Tier 5
2008 169 Div 3 Mellersta Götaland Tier 5
2009 Not available Div 4 Västergötland Norra Tier 6
2010 155 Div 3 Mellersta Götaland Tier 5

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

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ "IFK Falköping FF – Fotboll Klubb". Retrieved 09.11.2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. ^ "Tabell och resultat - Div 3 Mellersta Götaland, herrar - Svenskfotboll.se". Retrieved 09.11.2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. ^ "Fotbollsverige.se - Division 3 Mellersta Götaland". Retrieved 09.11.2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  4. ^ "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar – IFK Falköping FF - Svenskfotboll.se". Retrieved 09.11.2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  5. ^ "GAIS - Lagfacta - IFK Falköping". Retrieved 09.11.2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  6. ^ "GAIS - Lagfacta - IFK Falköping FF". Retrieved 09.11.2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  7. ^ "Mellersta Götaland - Division 3 – Fotbollsserier 2010 – Fotboll – everysport.com". Retrieved 09.11.2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  8. ^ "Sweden Final Tables - Clas Glenning". Retrieved 09.11.2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  9. ^ "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar - Svenska Fotbollförbundet - svenskfotboll.se". Retrieved 12.11.2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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