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Torgeir Børven

Personal information
Full nameTorgeir Børven
Height1.85 m (6 ft 0.8 in)
Playing positionForward
Club information
Current clubOdd Grenland

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Torgeir Børven (born December 3, 1991) is a Norwegian football striker who plays for Odd Grenland. Børven is originally from Øystese, but moved to Skien in 2007 to begin at elite sports high school in Telemark and play for Odd Grenland, which has a partnership with the school. He distinguished himself as a prolific goalscorer, including eight goals in one reserve match. Børven got his firstteam debut against Vestfossen sports association in the Norwegian Cup in 2009, a match where he scored.

Børven debuted in the series away to the Brann SK 28 September 2009 and scored one goal and one assist for the former Odd Grenland player Fredrik Gulsvik

He scored about 50 goals in the Norwegian 4 division as a 16-year-old. He bumped into 45 goals in Division 3 in 2009, and is therefore with 14 goals in the 2nd division and a total of 8 goals in the Norwegian Premier League in 2010 after 26 September scored four of five goals as ODD beat Sandefjord 5-0 in the Norwegian Premier League.

Only 18 years old he was taken out of the Norwegian under-21 national team. [1] His debut came on 17 November 2010, when Norway won 2-1 over Ireland.

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