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Frode Olsen

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Full nameFrode Olsen
Height1.87 m (6 ft 1.7 in)
Playing positionGoalkeeper

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Frode Olsen (born 12 October 1967) is a retired football goalkeeper with international caps for Norway.

During his career he played for clubs like Viking F.K., Stabæk IF, IK Start and Sevilla FC. He won the Kniksen award as goalie of the year three years in a row from 1997 to 1999.

Post retirement, he coached the Klepp IL women's team, then he commentated Spanish football on the Norwegian TV channel TV 2. After TV 2 lost the broadcasting contract for Spanish football, he's begun working as a studio analyst covering Tippeligaen. While being employed at TV 2, he was the sports director of Bryne FK between January and September 2008.

His English favourite team is Luton Town F.C..

He has also recently qualified as a referee, officiating on games in Youth Football local to Stavanger from May 2011.

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