Umeå FC

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Umeå FC
Umea FC.png
Full name Umeå Fotbollsclub
Founded 1987
Ground T3 Arena, Umeå
Ground Capacity 10,000
Chairman Torbjörn Bergmark
Manager Johan Sandahl
League Division 1
2013 Division 1 Norra, 6th

Umeå FC is a Swedish football club located in Umeå. The club, formed 1987, is currently playing in the third tier of the Swedish league, Swedish Football Division 1. The club is affiliated to the Västerbottens Fotbollförbund.[1]

Season to season[edit]

Season Level Division Section Position Movements
1993 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 7th
1994 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 2nd
1995 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 1st Promoted
1996 Tier 1 Allsvenskan 11th Relegated
1997 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 3rd
1998 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 2nd
1999 Tier 2 Division 1 Norra 7th
2000 Tier 2 Division 1 13th
2001 Tier 2 Superettan 15th Relegated
2002 Tier 3 Division 2 Norrland 2nd
2003 Tier 3 Division 2 Norrland 4th
2004 Tier 3 Division 2 Norrland 1st
2005 Tier 3 Division 2 Norrland 1st Promoted
2006* Tier 2 Superettan 16th Relegated
2007 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 8th
2008 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 5th
2009 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 4th
2010 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 7th
2011 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 1st Promoted
2012 Tier 2 Superettan 16th Relegated
2013 Tier 3 Division 1 Norra 6th

* League restructuring in 2006 resulted in a new division being created at Tier 3 and subsequent divisions dropping a level. [2]

Current squad[edit]

As of 9 February 2014[3]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Bosnia and Herzegovina GK Vladimir Sudar (vice captain)
3 Sierra Leone DF Mohamed Kamanor
4 Sweden DF Dillan Ismail
5 Sweden MF Fredrik Wennebro
6 Sweden DF Adam Larsson
7 Sweden MF Jesper Medén
8 Sweden MF Erik Lundström
9 Sweden FW Simon Mårtensson
10 Sweden FW Danny Persson (captain)
11 Sweden MF Johan Larsson
14 Sweden DF Linus Christensen
16 The Gambia MF Lamin Sillah
No. Position Player
17 Sweden MF Mattias Lidberg (on loan from Täfteå IK)
18 Sierra Leone DF Lansana Kamara
19 Sweden MF Fredrik Fjällström Winka
22 Sweden DF Jens Sjöström
23 England MF Josh Bragg
25 Sweden MF Axel Fällman
26 Sweden DF Jens Stigedal
27 Sweden FW Jonatan Wiberg
30 Ghana MF Isaac Shaze
88 Sweden GK Jorge Arancibia Fuentes
Sweden DF Jens Sjöström

Current youth players with first-team experience[edit]

As of 14 July 2013[A]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
34 Sweden DF Pontus Bergström
36 Sweden MF Magnus Dahlin
46 Sweden MF Gustav Thoms
No. Position Player
73 Sweden MF Måns Sundström
78 Sweden GK Albin Almqvist
Sweden MF Filip Lundin

Retired numbers[edit]

21 – Shamo Quaye, midfielder (1996–1997)

Attendances[edit]

In recent seasons Umeå FC have had the following average attendances:

Season Average Attendance Division / Section Level
2005 860 Div 2 Norrland Tier 3
2006 1,259 Superettan Tier 2
2007 438 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2008 545 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2009 660 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2010 880 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2011 1,777 Div 1 Norra Tier 3
2012 2,046 Superettan Tier 2

* Attendances are provided in the Publikliga sections of the Svenska Fotbollförbundet website. [4]

Achievements[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

^ Current youth players who at least have sat on the bench in a competitive match.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar – Västerbottens Fotbollförbund - Svenskfotboll.se". Retrieved 2011-01-14. 
  2. ^ "GAIS - Lagfacta - Umeå FC". Retrieved 03.09.2010. 
  3. ^ "A-laget 2014" (in Swedish). Umeå FC. Retrieved 14 July 2013. 
  4. ^ "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar - Svenska Fotbollförbundet - svenskfotboll.se". Retrieved 2010-12-09. 

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