Egon Jönsson

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Egon Jönsson
Egon Jönsson MFF1949.jpg
Personal information
Date of birth (1921-10-08)October 8, 1921
Place of birth Malmö, Sweden
Date of death March 19, 2000(2000-03-19) (aged 78)
Playing position Right Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1943–1954 Malmö FF 200 (100)
National team
1948–1950 Sweden 22 (?)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Olympic medal record
Representing  Sweden
Men's Football
Gold medal – first place 1948 London Team Competition

Egon Jönsson (8 October 1921, in Malmö – 19 March 2000) was a Swedish footballer and trainer.


Jönsson played 405 matches for Malmö FF. He became Swedish champion four times and capped 22 times for the national team, part of the squad to FIFA World Cup 1950.

After his active career he was a youth trainer and part of the staff as a team leader during the European Cup match against Nottingham Forest 1979.