Lennart Skoglund

Karl Lennart "Nacka" Skoglund (pronounced [ˈlɛ̌nːaʈ ˈnâkːa ˈskûːɡlɵnd]; 24 December 1929 – 8 July 1975) was a Swedish footballer. One of the most renowned Swedish players, Skoglund usually played as a left winger and was particularly known for his dribbling ability. He spent most of his career at Hammarby IF and Inter Milan.

Lennart Skoglund
Skoglund in 1955
Personal information
Full name Karl Lennart Skoglund
Date of birth (1929-12-24)24 December 1929
Place of birth Stockholm, Sweden
Date of death 8 July 1975(1975-07-08) (aged 45)
Place of death Stockholm, Sweden
Height 170 cm (5 ft 7 in)
Position(s) Left winger
Youth career
1943–1944 IK Stjärnan
1944 Sport-Ham
1944–1946 Hammarby IF
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1946–1949 Hammarby IF 57[1] (21)
1949–1950 AIK 5[1] (0)
1950–1959 Inter Milan 241 (55)
1959–1962 Sampdoria 78 (15)
1962–1963 Palermo 6 (0)
1964–1967 Hammarby IF 56[1] (7)
1968 Kärrtorps IK 6 (2)
Total 449 (100)
National team
1950–1964 Sweden 11 (1)
Honours
Representing  Sweden
FIFA World Cup
1950 Brazil
Runner-up1958 Sweden
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only