Nils Arne Eggen

1941 - Today

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Nils Arne Eggen (born 17 September 1941) is a Norwegian former footballer, manager and teacher from Orkdal. Eggen is closely tied to Rosenborg, the club he managed for 23 years between 1970 and 2010. He is Norway's most successful club manager throughout history, having won the Norwegian top division fifteen times and the Norwegian Football Cup six times as a manager. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nils Arne Eggen has received more than 71,421 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Nils Arne Eggen is the 2,481st most popular soccer player, the 306th most popular biography from Norway and the 12th most popular Norwegian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Nils Arne Eggen ranks 2,481 out of 16,923Before him are Simon Kjær, Víctor Fernández, Rafael Gordillo, Costinha, Norberto Boggio, and Mutsuhiko Nomura. After him are Francisco Sá, Daniel Jarque, Juan Carlos Osorio, Raymond Bellot, Rune Bratseth, and Mario de las Casas.

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Among people born in 1941, Nils Arne Eggen ranks 367Before him are Ivanka Khristova, King Tubby, James Hansen, Mike Honda, Jorma Kinnunen, and Christopher Jones. After him are Helen Reddy, Charlotte Stewart, Aminata Sow Fall, Beatrice Tinsley, Kazuo Imanishi, and Zalman King.

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Among people born in Norway, Nils Arne Eggen ranks 306 out of 735Before him are Molla Mallory (1884), Simen Agdestein (1967), Klaus Egge (1906), Tom Henning Øvrebø (1966), Kristofer Hivju (1978), and Arnulf Øverland (1889). After him are Abraham Berge (1851), Rune Bratseth (1961), Tore André Flo (1973), Harald Grønningen (1934), Henry Johansen (1904), and Ingrid Kristiansen (1956).


Among soccer players born in Norway, Nils Arne Eggen ranks 12Before him are Arne Brustad (1912), Arnfinn Bergmann (1928), John Carew (1979), Nils Eriksen (1911), Jørn Andersen (1963), and Ståle Solbakken (1968). After him are Rune Bratseth (1961), Tore André Flo (1973), Henry Johansen (1904), Øivind Holmsen (1912), Martin Ødegaard (1998), and Odd Iversen (1945).