KB Karlskoga FF

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KB Karlskoga FF
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Full name KB Karlskoga Fotbollförening
Founded 1963
Ground Nobelstadion
Karlskoga
Sweden
Ground Capacity 10,000
Head Coach Mark Selmer
League Division 2 Norra Götaland
2010 Division 2 Västra Götaland, 5th

KB Karlskoga FF is a Swedish football club located in Karlskoga. The club was founded in 1963 following the merger of IFK Bofors and Karlskoga IF. KB means Karlskoga/Bofors.[1]

Background[edit]

Since their foundation in 1963 KB Karlskoga FF has participated mainly in the middle and lower divisions of the Swedish football league system. Sven-Göran Eriksson and Tord Grip both played for the club in the early 1970s, the latter as player-coach. The club currently plays in Division 2 Västra Götaland which is the fourth tier of Swedish football. They play their home matches at the Nobelstadion in Karlskoga.[2]

The club is affiliated to the Värmlands Fotbollförbund.[3]

Season to season[edit]

Season Level Division Section Position Movements
1993 Tier 3 Division 2 Västra Svealand 12th Relegated
1994 Tier 4 Division 3 Västra Svealand 8th
1995 Tier 4 Division 3 Västra Svealand 8th
1996 Tier 4 Division 3 Västra Svealand 7th
1997 Tier 4 Division 3 Västra Svealand 8th
1998 Tier 4 Division 3 Västra Svealand 2nd Promotion Playoffs - Promoted
1999 Tier 3 Division 2 Västra Svealand 8th
2000 Tier 3 Division 2 Västra Svealand 8th
2001 Tier 3 Division 2 Västra Svealand 11th Relegated
2002 Tier 4 Division 3 Västra Svealand 8th
2003 Tier 4 Division 3 Västra Svealand 11th Relegated
2004 Tier 5 Division 4 Värmland 2nd Promotion Playoffs
2005 Tier 5 Division 4 Värmland 1st Promoted
2006* Tier 5 Division 3 Västra Svealand 1st Promoted
2007 Tier 4 Division 2 Östra Svealand 9th
2008 Tier 4 Division 2 Östra Svealand 7th
2009 Tier 4 Division 2 Östra Götaland 6th
2010 Tier 4 Division 2 Västra Götaland 5th
2011 Tier 4 Division 2 Norra Götaland 10th Relegation Playoffs

* League restructuring in 2006 resulted in a new division being created at Tier 3 and subsequent divisions dropping a level. [4] [5] [6] [7]

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