Västerås SK Bandy

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Västerås SK Bandy
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Founded 1904
Division Swedish Elitserien
Based in Västerås, Sweden
Home ground ABB Arena
Head coach Michael Carlsson
National championships 19 (1923, 1924, 1926, 1942, 1943, 1948, 1950, 1960, 1973, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2009, 2015)
World Cup champions 6 (1987, 1989, 1994, 1997, 2000, 2014)
ABB Arena Syd in Västerås, Sweden. Home ground for Västerås SK Bandy.

Västerås SK Bandy is a Swedish sports club located in Västerås that plays the winter sport of bandy. The senior side currently plays in the Swedish Elitserien, the top division of Swedish bandy. The club was founded on January 29, 1904 and holds its matches at the ABB Arena South.

The club has won 19 national league titles in its history as well as the World Cup 6 times, making it the most successful club in the history of the sport.

The current coach of the senior side is Mikael Carlsson, a former player for VSK Bandy.

Squad[edit]

As of 12 March 2015 [1]
No. Position Player
2 Sweden DF Stefan Edberg
3 Sweden DF Anders Bruun
5 Sweden MF Magnus Joneby (captain)
7 Sweden MF Jakob Bucht
8 Sweden FW Tobias Holmberg
9 Sweden FW Jonas Nilsson
10 Sweden FW Ted Bergström
11 Sweden MF Jesper Hermansson
13 Sweden GK Andreas Bergwall
14 Sweden DF Patrik Sjöström
15 Sweden MF Oscar Gröhn
No. Position Player
17 Sweden MF Jesper Hjelm
23 Sweden MF Jesper Norrman
27 Sweden MF Mikael Olsson
30 Sweden GK Henrik Kjellsson
37 Sweden DF Aksel Ekblom
43 Sweden MF Simon Folkesson
81 Sweden FW Max Mårtensson
83 Sweden FW Emil Juhlén
90 Sweden MF Janne Rintala
91 Sweden FW Johan Esplund


Honours[edit]

Domestic[edit]

  • Swedish Champions:
    • Winners (19): 1923, 1924, 1926, 1942, 1943, 1948, 1950, 1960, 1973, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2009, 2015
    • Runners-up (15): 1922, 1925, 1927, 1929, 1932, 1935, 1936, 1946, 1947, 1959, 1978, 1991, 1997, 2002, 2014

International[edit]

  • World Cup:
    • Winners (6): 1987, 1989, 1994, 1997, 2000, 2014
    • Runners-up (3): 1980, 2005, 2007

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "A-laget" (in Swedish). VSK Bandy. Retrieved 2015-02-03. 

External links[edit]