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Lennart Samuelsson

Full name: Torsten Lennart Samuelsson
Gender: Male
Born: July 4, 1924 in Borgstena, Borås, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Died: November 27, 2012 in Borlänge, Dalarna, Sweden
Affiliations: IF Elfsborg, Borås (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Football

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Defender Lennart Samuelsson played most of his career from 1947-56 with IF Elfsborg, except one season with OGC Nice in France in 1950-51. With Nice, Samuelsson won the French title in 1951. He was capped 36 times with the Swedish national team between 1950-55, and was on Swedish teams that won bronzes at the 1950 World Cup and 1952 Olympics. After finishing his sporting career, Samuelsson worked as a football coach, serving as head coach of IFK Luleå from 1957-62, IK Brage from 1962-66 and 1971-73, and Örebro SK from 1967-70.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Football Men's Football Sweden SWE 3 Bronze

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Football Sweden SWE Final Standings 3 1952-07-15 0 0 0
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Football Sweden SWE Final Round Match 3/4 1 1952-08-01 SWE 2, GER 0 0
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Football Sweden SWE Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1952-07-28 HUN 6, SWE 0 0
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Football Sweden SWE Quarter-Finals Match #1 1 1952-07-23 SWE 3, AUT 1 0
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Football Sweden SWE Round One Match #7 1 1952-07-21 SWE 4, NOR 1 0
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