Anders Svensson

Swedish Footballers
Born Jul 17, 1976

Anders Svensson is a Swedish international footballer playing for IF Elfsborg. He is a playmaker or left midfielder well known for his passing and set piece abilities.

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  • Swedish Fa Gives New Car To Male Cap Leader, But Not Female Cap Leader
    Yahoo News - Nov 13, 2013
  • Swedish Fa Sparks Gender Row After Svensson Car Gift
    Yahoo News - Nov 12, 2013
  • Soccer Svensson Marks Special Day With Sweden Winner
    Yahoo News - Sep 06, 2013
  • Premier League Team Chase £38m Striker
    The Gazette - Jun 22, 2012


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Anders Svensson.


1976 Birth Born on July 17, 1976.
1980 3 Years Old In 1980, Svensson played for Hestrafors IF where he played for ten years. … Read More


1996 19 Years Old In 1996, he debuted in the Under 21 team.


1998 21 Years Old In 1998, he played in the U-21 championships along with Jörgen Pettersson, Yksel Osmanovski, Daniel Andersson and Fredrik Ljungberg.
1999 22 Years Old He debuted for the Swedish national side against South Africa in 1999.
2002 25 Years Old He is known to be a very good free-kick taker, which he showed in the Football World Cup 2002 in South Korea/Japan, where he scored a fabulous free kick goal against Argentina which effectively eliminated the opponent in the group stages. … Read More
2004 27 Years Old He played for Sweden in the Euro 2004 as well the World Cup 2006.


2007 30 Years Old Svensson married to Emma Johansson in July 2007 at Thorsborgs.
However, he found form for the national team during the Euro 2008 Qualifying stage.
2010 33 Years Old After Ibrahimovic returned to the national team in the summer of 2010 Svensson was named co-captain, even though Ibrahimovic is the official captain on the pitch. … Read More
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