Gunnar Nordahl

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Birthday
19, 1921
Birthplace
Sweden
Death Date
Sep 15, 1995 (73)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
19, 1921
Birthplace
Sweden
Death Date
Sep 15, 1995 (73)

About

Swedish striker who is widely considered to be one of the greatest Swedish soccer players of all time. During his illustrious career, he won two Scudetto titles with AC Milan and led Serie A in goals scored a record five times.

Before Fame

He began his professional career with his home town club, Hornefors IF, in 1937.

Trivia

In addition to becoming AC Milan's all-time top scorer, he became Serie A's all-time most efficient scorer with an average of 0.77 goals per match.

Family Life

He won an Olympic gold medal alongside his brothers Bertil and Knut. His son is soccer player and broadcaster Thomas Nordahl.

Associated With

He and Silvio Piola are two of the top goal-scorers in Serie A history.