Ove Kindvall

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Bengt Ove Kindvall (born 16 May 1943) is a Swedish former professional footballer who played as a striker. 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. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ove Kindvall has received more than 85,274 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Ove Kindvall is the 686th most popular soccer player (up from 732nd in 2019), the 315th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 338th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Ove Kindvall ranks 686 out of 16,923Before him are Antonio de la Cruz, Hidemaro Watanabe, Fernando Morientes, Bodo Illgner, Alfredo Foni, and Daigoro Kondo. After him are Rainer Bonhof, Jacques Simon, Yukio Shimomura, Masashi Watanabe, Julio Salinas, and Norio Yoshimizu.

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Among people born in 1943, Ove Kindvall ranks 176Before him are David Soul, Ian Kershaw, Luis Eduardo Aute, Rolf Stommelen, Ramón Sampedro, and Raphael. After him are Nicholas Negroponte, André Téchiné, Bill Duke, Nils-Aslak Valkeapää, Lynn Redgrave, and Michael Ondaatje.

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Among people born in Sweden, Ove Kindvall ranks 315 out of 1,296Before him are Jo Bonnier (1930), Louis Gerhard De Geer (1818), Gustav, Duke of Zweibrücken (1670), Anita Björk (1923), Rogvolod (901), and Evert Taube (1890). After him are Sophia Albertina, Abbess of Quedlinburg (1753), Frans G. Bengtsson (1894), Eugène Jansson (1862), Magnus Stenbock (1664), Stig Blomqvist (1946), and Vilhelm Moberg (1898).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Ove Kindvall ranks 10Before him are Gunnar Gren (1920), Kurt Hamrin (1934), Henrik Larsson (1971), Agne Simonsson (1935), Lennart Skoglund (1929), and Thomas Ravelli (1959). After him are Sven Rydell (1905), Kalle Svensson (1925), Knut Nordahl (1920), Tore Keller (1905), Erik Nilsson (1916), and Ivan Eklind (1905).