Anders Andersson Ice hockey player

Åke Anders "Akka" Andersson (2 January 1937 – 15 December 1989) was a Swedish ice hockey centre in the 1950s and 1960s. He played 132 international games for Sweden, including seven IIHF World Championships and two Winter Olympics. Andersson played on the famous "Mosquito Line" with Eilert Määttä and Kalle Hedlund.In Sweden, Andersson played for Skellefteå AIK from 1956–66 and Färjestads BK from 1966–69. He is one of only three players to win the Golden Puck as Swedish Player of the Year twice, which he did in 1961 and 1962.

Personal facts

Birth dateJanuary 02, 1937
Birth place
Sweden , Skellefteå
Date of deathDecember 15, 1989
Place of death
Sweden , Skellefteå
Height (meters)1.778
Weight (Kilograms)72.1224


Ice hockey player

Career start1955
Career end1969
former team
Färjestad BK
Skellefteå AIK
Forward (ice hockey)

Anders Andersson on Wikipedia