Modum FK

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Modum FK
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Full name Modum Fotballklubb
Nickname(s) MFK
Founded 30 May 2007
Ground Rolighetsmoen
Chairman Eivind Kopland
Manager Benny Olsen, Øyvind Kjølstad
League Third Division
2012 Third Division/ 3, 2nd[1]

Modum Fotballklubb is a Norwegian football club from Modum, founded in 2007 as a merger between the first teams of Åmot IF, IL Moingen, Vikersund IF, Haugfoss IF, Bingen BK and Geithus IL.[2] The merger plans had been ongoing for some time.[3]

It entered the league system for the 2008 season, taking the place of Åmot IF in the Second Division. Åmot started anew in the Fourth Division. However, already in the first season Modum were relegated. In addition, Åmot won promotion, so in 2009 the teams faced each other in the Third Division. However, Åmot was relegated after one season, while Modum have been playing in the Third Division since.

Coaching staff[edit]

Position Name
Head coach Norway Benny Olsen
Assistant coach Norway Øyvind Kjølstad
Goalkeeping coach Norway Dag Rogstad
Kit manager Norway Morten Korsbøen
Kit manager Norway Ole Gunnar Fidjestøl
Kit manager Norway Frank Edquist
Kit manager Norway Vidar Kristiansen
Junior team head coach Norway Arnfinn Danielsen
Junior team assistant coach Norway Ole Gøran Hansen
Women's team Head coach Norway Simen Weggersen Rogstad
Women's team assistant coach Norway Håkon Andre Vollan

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tabell 3. divisjon, avdeling 3 2012". nifs.no (in Norwegian). A-pressen. 
  2. ^ Sørumshagen, Øystein (31 May 2007). "Stiftet Modum Fotballklubb". Bygdeposten (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2008-10-10. 
  3. ^ Hansen, Thormod R. (30 November 2006). "Ønsker ett fotball-lag i Modum". Bygdeposten (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2008-10-10. 

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