Arild Andresen

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Arild Andresen
Personal information
Date of birth (1928-12-01)1 December 1928
Place of birth Oslo, Norway
Date of death 27 December 2008(2008-12-27) (aged 80)
Place of death Oslo, Norway
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1948–1954 Vålerenga
National team
1950 Norway 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Arild Andresen (1 December 1928 – 27 December 2008) was a Norwegian football and ice hockey player who played for Vålerenga in both sports.

For the football team, he made his debut in 1948, in the inaugural season of the Norwegian Main League. He was capped once for Norway; in 1950, against Sweden.[1] He retired after the 1954 season.[2]

He also played for the club's hockey team. His brothers Thorbjørn (1919–1998) and Ivar (1921–2004) played football for Vålerenga.[2]

Andresen died on 27 December 2008, a few weeks after his eightieth birthday.[2][3]


  1. ^ Norway - International Players - Landslaget. Archived 2009-10-25.
  2. ^ a b c Teigøy, Jarle (27 December 2008). "Arild Andresen har gått bort" (in Norwegian). Vålerenga IF. Retrieved 28 December 2008. 
  3. ^ Arild Andresen har gått bort - Vålerenga Fotball (Norwegian)