Sogndal Fotball

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Sogndal
Sogndal IL logo.svg
Full name Sogndal Fotball
Founded February 19, 1926; 91 years ago (1926-02-19)
Ground Fosshaugane Campus
Sogndal
Ground Capacity 5,622
Chairman Tor Arne Ness
Head coach Eirik Bakke
League Tippeligaen
2016 Tippeligaen, 11th
Current season

Sogndal Fotball is the association football section of Norwegian sports club Sogndal IL from Sogndal in Sogn og Fjordane. The club was founded in 1926.

The men's team was promoted to the 2011 Norwegian Premier League after winning the 2010 Norwegian First Division. In 1976 the men's team were runners-up in the Norwegian cup, losing 2-1 against SK Brann. The club's stadium is called Fosshaugane Campus because the local Sogn og Fjordane University College and high school is located in the stadium. The capacity is 5,622.

Recent history[edit]

Season Pos. Pl. W D L GS GA P Cup Notes
2004 TL 14 26 5 7 14 39 57 22 3rd round relegated to 1. Division
2005 D1 7 30 11 8 11 47 51 41 3rd round
2006 AL 6 30 11 8 8 43 41 44 final 16
2007 AL 7 30 13 5 12 48 44 44 1st round
2008 AL 4 30 15 9 6 53 36 54 final 16
2009 AL 4 30 14 12 4 46 29 54 final 16
2010 AL promoted 1 28 17 5 6 51 28 56 quarter-final promoted to Tippeligaen
2011 TL 14 30 8 10 12 24 31 34 final 16
2012 TL 12 30 8 10 12 29 37 34 1st round
2013 TL 12 30 8 9 13 33 48 33 4th round
2014 TL 15 30 6 6 18 31 49 24 4th round relegated to 1. Divisjon
2015 1D promoted 1 30 18 8 4 59 31 62 3rd round promoted to Tippeligaen
2016 TL 11 30 8 12 10 33 37 36 3rd round
2017 (In progress) EL 14 22 6 5 11 25 33 23 3rd round

Achievements[edit]

Norwegian Premier League[edit]

  • 6th place: 1988
  • 8th place: 2001, 2003

Norwegian Cup[edit]

  • Runner up: 1976

Current squad[edit]

As of 11 September 2017[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Norway GK Mathias Dyngeland
2 Estonia DF Taijo Teniste
3 Norway DF Bjørn Inge Utvik
4 Nigeria MF Chidiebere Nwakali (on loan from Manchester City)
5 Norway DF Victor Grodås
7 Norway MF Eirik Schulze
10 Ghana MF Gilbert Koomson
11 Norway FW Martin Ramsland
13 Norway GK Tarjei Aase Omenås
14 Norway DF Ole Martin Rindarøy (on loan from Molde)
15 Norway DF Per Magnus Steiring
16 England DF Reiss Greenidge
17 France DF Christophe Psyché
18 Norway FW Bendik Bye
19 Norway MF Ole Amund Sveen
20 Norway FW Markus Brændsrød
No. Position Player
21 Norway GK Kristian Rutlin
22 Norway MF Lars Christian Kjemhus
23 Norway MF Edin Øy
24 Norway DF Eirik Bergum Skaasheim
25 Denmark MF Kasper Nissen
26 Denmark DF Magnus Pedersen
27 Norway MF Eirik Birkelund
28 Norway MF Johan Hove
30 Norway MF Joachim Soltvedt
31 Norway DF Ulrik Fredriksen
37 Norway DF Espen Næss Lund
39 Guinea MF Mohamed Didé Fofana
40 Norway DF Even Hovland
41 Norway DF Kjetil Wæhler
77 Montenegro FW Staniša Mandić (on loan from Čukarički)

Out on loan[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
6 Norway MF Henrik Furebotn (on loan at Fredrikstad)
8 Norway FW Fredrik Flo (on loan at Bryne)
34 Norway MF Simen Brekkhus (on loan at Åsane)

Coaching and administrative staff[edit]

Coach Eirik Bakke
Assistant Coach Terje Skjeldestad
Goalkeeping Coach Terje Skjeldestad
Physical Coach Knut Ripe
Chairman Rolf Navarsete
Director Yngve Hallèn
Director Sport Anders Giske

Managers[edit]

External links[edit]

  1. ^ "Førstelaget spelarar". Sogndal Fotball. Retrieved 18 January 2016.