IK Tellus

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IK Tellus
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Full name Idrottsklubben Tellus
Founded 1921
Ground Aspuddens IP
Tellusborg
Stockholm
Sweden
Chairman Patrik Bodare
Head Coach Pär Svensson
Coach Richard Engh
League Division 3 Östra Svealand
2009 Division 3 Södra Svealand, 9th

IK Tellus is a Swedish sports club, having teams in football, bandy and handball. The club is located in Tellusborg, Stockholm.[1]

Background[edit]

Tellusborgs IF was formed on 11 April 1921 and brought together several disparate groups of youngsters in Tellusborg after much negotiation. However, controversy about the club name remained and at a Sunday meeting at the Dövas Café on 11 April 1923 the name was changed to IK Tellus.[2]

Bandy[edit]

Football[edit]

Since their foundation IK Tellus has participated mainly in the middle and lower divisions of the Swedish football league system. The club currently plays in Division 3 Östra Svealand which is the fifth tier of Swedish football.[3] They play their home matches at the Aspuddens IP in Tellusborg.[4]

IK Tellus are affiliated to the Stockholms Fotbollförbund.[5]

Season to season[edit]

Season Level Division Section Position Movements
1999 Tier 5 Division 4 Stockholm Mellersta 12th Relegated
2000 Tier 6 Division 5 Stockholm Södra 2nd Promoted
2001 Tier 5 Division 4 Stockholm Mellersta 5th
2002 Tier 5 Division 4 Stockholm Mellersta 10th
2003 Tier 5 Division 4 Stockholm Mellersta 9th
2004 Tier 5 Division 4 Stockholm Mellersta 11th Relegated
2005 Tier 6 Division 5 Stockholm Södra 3rd Promoted
2006* Tier 6 Division 4 Stockholm Södra 1st Promoted
2007 Tier 5 Division 3 Östra Svealand 3rd
2008 Tier 5 Division 3 Södra Svealand 9th
2009 Tier 5 Division 3 Södra Svealand 9th
2010 Tier 5 Division 3 Östra Svealand 8th
2011 Tier 5 Division 3 Södra Svealand 10th Relegated

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

Handball[edit]

The club is also playing handball.

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