IFK Örebro

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IFK Örebro
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Full name Idrottsföreningen Kamraterna Örebro
Founded 1900
Ground Brickebackens IP
Chairman Lars Göran Ericsson
Coach Hans Boberg
Robert Haglund
League Division 3 Västra Svealand
2010 Division 3 Västra Svealand, 3rd

IFK Örebro is a Swedish football club located in Örebro.[1]


Idrottsföreningen Kamraterna Örebro were founded in 1900 and are Närke's second oldest sports club. Many of Örebro's clubs have had their roots with IFK Örebro. The Örebro Sports Klub (ÖSK), Örebro Atletklubb and boxing club, Kelly, were all formed after severing their ties with IFK Örebro.[2] In addition to football the club also has an active handball section.

Since their foundation IFK Örebro has participated mainly in the middle and lower divisions of the Swedish football league system. The club currently plays in Division 3 Västra Svealand which is the fifth tier of Swedish football.[3] IFK Örebro have played three seasons in Division 2, in 1933/34, 1935/36 and 1936/37, which at that time was the second tier of Swedish football.[4] They play their home matches at the Brickebackens IP in Örebro.[5]

IFK Örebro are affiliated to Örebro Läns Fotbollförbund.[6]

Recent history[edit]

In recent seasons IFK Örebro have competed in the following divisions:

2011 Division III, Västra Svealand
2010 Division III, Västra Svealand
2009 Division III, Västra Svealand
2008 Division III, Västra Svealand
2007 Division IV, Örebro Län
2006 Division III, Västra Svealand
2005 Division IV, Örebro Län
2004 Division IV, Örebro Län
2003 Division IV, Örebro Län
2002 Division IV, Örebro Län
2001 Division IV, Örebro Län
2000 Division V, Örebro Län
1999 Division V, Örebro Län [7] [8] [9]


In recent seasons IFK Örebro have had the following average attendances:

Season Average Attendance Division / Section Level
2005 Not available Div 4 Örebro Län Tier 5
2006 52 Div 3 Västra Svealand Tier 5
2007 Not available Div 4 Örebro Län Tier 6
2008 58 Div 3 Västra Svealand Tier 5
2009 61 Div 3 Västra Svealand Tier 5
2010 57 Div 3 Västra Svealand Tier 5

* Attendances are provided in the Publikliga sections of the Svenska Fotbollförbundet website and European Football Statistics website. [10] [11]


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