Thor Jørgen Spurkeland

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Thor Jørgen Spurkeland
Personal information
Full name Thor Jørgen Spurkeland
Date of birth (1987-05-12) May 12, 1987 (age 32)
Place of birth Bergen, Norway
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Right winger
Centre midfielder
Club information
Current team
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2005 SK Brann[1] 1 (0)
2006 Løv-Ham (loan) 2 (0)
2006–2007 Fyllingen (loan) 32 (3)
2008– NBK 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of January 20, 2008

Thor Jørgen Spurkeland (from Knarvik, Norway) is a Norwegian footballer playing midfielder and striker. He was transferred to Brann from Nordhordland B.K. (NBK) in 2003. He debuted on the first-team in the Norwegian Cup's first round against Norheimsund on May 26, 2004, he scored his first goal for Brann in the 1st round in the Norwegian Cup against Gneist on May 7, 2005.[1] Spurkeland won the 2004 distinguishing award from the Kniksen fund.

Spurkeland was loaned out to Løv-Ham during the 2006 season to get valuable first-team experience, but Spurkeland didn't manage to gain a spot on the first team, and in July 2006, he was loand out to the 2nd division club, Fyllingen.

At the end of 2007, he returned to his native club, NBK.

He Is currently playing in the Norwegian second division for Førde Fotball.


  1. ^ a b Nielsen, Atle (2008). Sportsklubben Brann: 100 år med tro, håp og kjærlighet (in Norwegian). Bergen: Schibsted. pp. 257–258. ISBN 978-82-516-2658-3.