BirthdayMay 16, 1943

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Ove Kindvall

    Full name: Ove Kindvall
    Also known as: Ove Kindvall, Bengt Ove Kindvall, Kindvall, Ove
    Professions: Swedish footballer
    Work: Sweden squads

  2. Ove Kindvall Biography

    Bengt Ove Kindvall (born 16 May 1943) is a former Swedish footballer (forward).He started his career at IFK Norrköping, where he played until he joined Feyenoord in 1966 and became professional. The same year, he won the Guldbollen, as the best Swedish footballer of the year.With Feyenoord he won two national championships as well as the 1970 European Cup. In the final against Celtic he scored the winning goal in extra time. In his five seasons with the club, Kindvall scored 129 league goals in 144 games. He returned to Sweden and Norrköping 1971, where he played for three years, until ending his career in IFK Göteborg.He was the first non-Dutchman to be named Eredivisie top scorer, doing so in 1968, 1969 and 1971. No other foreigner achieved this until Romário in 1989.He played 43 games with the national team and scored 16 goals. He participated in the 1970 and 1974 World Cup, playing a major role in the team's qualification for the former.He is the father of former footballer Niclas Kindvall, and brother of Kaj Kindvall, a radio host.Kindvall earned the Svenska Dagbladet Gold Medal in 1969

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