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Gunnar Gren

Gunnar Gren
Personal information
Date of birth31 October 1920
Place of birthGårda, Sweden
Date of death10 November 1991(age 71)
Place of deathGöteborg, Sweden
Playing positionForward

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Gunnar Gren (31 October 1920 - 10 November 1991) was a Swedish football player and coach. He is best known for playing for IFK Gothenburg and AC Milan. He was part of the famous "Gre-No-Li" trio of forwards at A.C. Milan and the Swedish national team. Gren has won numerous awards including an Olympic Gold Medal in 1948, Guldbollen in 1946, and was a part of the 1958 Swedish National Team that took second place. Gren is considered to be one of Sweden's most prolific football players and a statue has been erected in his honor outside of Gamla Ullevi stadium.

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