Sven Dahlkvist

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Sven Dahlkvist
Personal information
Full name Sven Anders Peter Dahlkvist
Date of birth (1955-05-30) 30 May 1955 (age 63)
Place of birth Mockfjärd, Sweden
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Playing position Centre Back
Youth career
1963–1974 Gagnefs IF
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1974–1987 AIK 256 (38)
1988–1992 Örebro SK 79 (8)
National team
1979–1985 Sweden[1] 39 (4)
Teams managed
1993–1999 Örebro SK
2001–2002 Eskilstuna City
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Sven Anders Peter "Dala" Dahlkvist (born 30 May 1955 in Mockfjärd) is a former Swedish footballer. He primarily played as a centre back but has been used as a forward before


Sven was a successful forward and defender who began his career in Allsvenskan with AIK in 1974. He was a key player for the club until 1987. He then played for Örebro SK 1988–1992.

He made 39 appearances for the national team, scored four goals and won the Guldbollen in 1984.

After his playing career he has worked as a trainer and club director for Örebro SK 1993–1999, then as a trainer for Eskilstuna City FK.

His daughter Lisa Dahlkvist is a professional footballer who has played for Umeå IK and the Swedish women's national team.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

International goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 21 February 1982 Lahden suurhalli, Lahti, Finland  Finland 2–1 Lost Friendly
2. 16 November 1983 Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago  Trinidad and Tobago 0–5 Won Friendly
3. 19 November 1983 Barbados National Stadium, Saint Michael, Barbados  Barbados 0–4 Won Friendly
4. 23 February 1984 Tipshallen, Jönköping, Sweden  United States 4–0 Won Friendly
Correct as of 7 October 2015[3]


  1. ^ "Sweden national football team stats". (in Swedish). 
  2. ^ (in Swedish) SVD - "Swedish champions Umeå"
  3. ^ "Football PLAYER: Sven Dahlkvist". Retrieved 7 October 2015. 

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