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Orvar Bergmark

Personal information
Date of birthNovember 16, 1930
Place of birthBureå, Sweden
Date of deathMay 10, 2004(age 73)
Playing positionRight back

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Orvar Bergmark (16 November 1930 - 10 May 2004), born in Bureå south of Skellefteå, was a Swedish football defender and manager, as well as bandy player.

He played 147 matches for Örebro SK, and 17 for AIK, Solna, in the Swedish national league Allsvenskan, and also played for A.S. Roma. He was part of the national team that lost the final in the 1958 FIFA World Cup, where he was awarded as the best right back of the tournament. He was also awarded the Swedish national prize Guldbollen that year. He was the national team manager from 1966 to 1970.

In addition to his successes in football, he won three Swedish Championships in bandy with Örebro.

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