Tom Turesson

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Tom Turesson
Personal information
Full name Tomas Turesson
Date of birth (1942-05-17)17 May 1942
Place of birth Vendel, Sweden
Date of death 13 December 2004(2004-12-13) (aged 62)
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1961–1968 Hammarby IF
1968–1970 Club Brugge 32 (11)
1970–1976 Hammarby IF
National team
1962–1971 Sweden[1] 22 (9)
Teams managed
1978 Hammarby IF
1991–1995 Hanvikens SK[2]
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Tomas "Tom" Turesson (May 17, 1942 – December 13, 2004) was a Swedish footballer.

Tom Turesson played for Hammarby IF from 1960 to 1968. Then he turned professional, playing for the Belgian Club Brugge K.V.. He returned to Hammarby 1970 after the 1970 FIFA World Cup where he scored a goal for Sweden against Israel, and played there until retiring in 1976. He was capped 22 times for his country and scored 9 goals and played 227 times and scored 49 goals for Hammarby in Allsvenskan.


  1. ^ "Sweden national football team stats". (in Swedish). Archived from the original on 2001-06-09.
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