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Stefan L÷vgren


Personal data

Nick name:
L÷we (engl. Lion), in Sweden: "L÷vet" ("The Leaf")
Position:
Center, team captain
Number:
10
Date of birth:
21.12.1970
Place of birth:
Partille (SWE)
Nationality:Nationalflagge SWE
Swedish
Height:
1.92m
Weight:
101kg
Marital status:
married to Ann-Sophie Claesson, one son (Linus), one daughter (Thea)
Occupation:
Handball professional, before office communication merchant
Hobbies:
Family, friends
In club since:
1999
In club until:
2009
Clubs:
Skepplanda BTK (SWE)
1990 Redbergslid G÷teborg (SWE)
1998 TV NiederwŘrzbach
1999 THW Kiel
2009 end of career
As general manager
2011 general manager of Swedish national team
Career highlights:
  • Champions League winner 2007
  • German champion 2000, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009
  • German cup winner 2000, 2007, 2008 and 2009
  • Champions League final 2000, 2008 and 2009
  • Champions Trophy winner 2007
  • German super cup winner 2005, 2007 and 2008
  • EHF cup winner 2002 and 2004
  • World champion 1999, 2nd place WC 1997 and 2001, 3rd place WC 1995
  • Most valuable player WC 1999
  • Most valuable player WC 2001
  • Sport medal of the federal state Schleswig-Holstein
  • European champion 1994, 1998, 2000 and 2002
  • Silver medal Olympics 1996 and 2000
  • Voted into the Olympics 2000 all star team
  • Voted into the EC 2002 all star team
  • 5 times Swedish champion with Redbergslid Gothenburg
  • Swedish handballer of the season 1995/1996, 2000/2001 and 2002/2003
  • Swedish player of the season 95/96
  • Voted into the German 1st division all star team 1999/2000, 2000/2001, 2001/2002 and 2002/2003
  • Supercup for national teams winner 2005
Miscellaneous:
captain from 2001 to 2009, honour captain
More information:
The transfer of L÷vgren

Career in national team

Appearances in the national team:
268A SWE
Goals in the national team:
1138
First match for national team:
23.10.1993 in EC qualification
Last match for national team:
17.06.2006 in WC qualification vs Iceland (see report)
Successes:
  • World champion 1999, 2nd platz WC 1997 and 2001, 3rd platz WC 1995
  • European champion 1994, 1998, 2000 and 2002, 4th place EC 1996
  • Silver medal Olympics 1996 and 2000
     
  • etc...
What else:
Captain of the swedish national team

Stefan L÷vgren in the Swedish national dress.
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Stefan L÷vgren for Sweden.
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Stefan L÷vgren.
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Gallery  

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Stefan L÷vgren in action.
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Stefan L÷vgren in action.
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Stefan L÷vgren in action.
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Stefan L÷vgren in action.
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Stefan L÷vgren.
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Stefan L÷vgren.
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His statistics for THW Kiel

seasontype goalspenaltiesfield goalsmatchesgoals per match
with pen.w/o pen.
99/00 BL 107 14 93 30 3,6 3,1
99/00 CL 38 3 35 11 3,5 3,2
99/00 DHB 14 1 13 5 2,8 2,6
99/00 sum 159 18 141 46 3,5 3,1 Details
00/01 BL 126 9 117 38 3,3 3,1
00/01 CL 44 8 36 10 4,4 3,6
00/01 DHB 7 0 7 2 3,5 3,5
00/01 sum 177 17 160 50 3,5 3,2 Details
01/02 BL 174 36 138 33 5,3 4,2
01/02 DHB 31 4 27 5 6,2 5,4
01/02 EHF 57 12 45 11 5,2 4,1
01/02 VEM 15 0 15 2 7,5 7,5
01/02 sum 277 52 225 51 5,4 4,4 Details
02/03 BL 167 20 147 30 5,6 4,9
02/03 CL 31 4 27 7 4,4 3,9
02/03 DHB 7 1 6 3 2,3 2,0
02/03 VEM 0 0 0 0 -,- -,-
02/03 sum 205 25 180 40 5,1 4,5 Details
03/04 BL 105 26 79 24 4,4 3,3
03/04 DHB 11 1 10 3 3,7 3,3
03/04 EHF 32 6 26 10 3,2 2,6
03/04 sum 148 33 115 37 4,0 3,1 Details
04/05 BL 118 41 77 31 3,8 2,5
04/05 CL 15 3 12 5 3,0 2,4
04/05 DHB 9 0 9 4 2,3 2,3
04/05 VEM 0 0 0 0 -,- -,-
04/05 sum 142 44 98 40 3,6 2,5 Details
05/06 BL 83 15 68 33 2,5 2,1
05/06 CL 24 1 23 8 3,0 2,9
05/06 DHB 17 5 12 5 3,4 2,4
05/06 sum 124 21 103 46 2,7 2,2 Details
06/07 BL 79 23 56 26 3,0 2,2
06/07 CL 56 12 44 13 4,3 3,4
06/07 DHB 33 7 26 6 5,5 4,3
06/07 sum 168 42 126 45 3,7 2,8 Details
07/08 BL 81 13 68 34 2,4 2,0
07/08 CL 33 3 30 16 2,1 1,9
07/08 DHB 26 5 21 6 4,3 3,5
07/08 VEM 10 0 10 2 5,0 5,0
07/08 sum 150 21 129 58 2,6 2,2 Details
08/09 BL 136 49 87 34 4,0 2,6
08/09 CL 32 4 28 13 2,5 2,2
08/09 DHB 20 6 14 6 3,3 2,3
08/09 VEM 8 6 2 2 4,0 1,0
08/09 sum 196 65 131 55 3,6 2,4 Details
 
Total BL 1176 246 930 313 3,8 3,0
Total EC 362 56 306 104 3,5 2,9
Total DHB 175 30 145 45 3,9 3,2
Total VEM 33 6 27 6 5,5 4,5
Total Sum 1746 338 1408 468 3,7 3,0
 
BL=German 1st divison, BLO=1st division play offs, DHB=German cup, CL=Champions League, EHF=EHF cup, CUP=European cup of cup winners, IHF=IHF cup, VEM=Team EC, VWM=Team WC, LM=European cup of national champions

Statistics for other clubs

seasonLeagueclub goalspenaltiesfield goalsmatchesgoals per match
with pen.w/o pen.
98/99 1. BL TV NiederwŘrzbach 152 32 120 29 5,2 4,1

Total statistics for all 1st German division matches

seasongoalspenaltiesfield goalsmatchesgoals per match
with pen.w/o pen.
Total 1328 278 1050 342 3,9 3,1