first time, meeting the Danish clubs Østerbro BK and Boldklubben af 1893. In 1979, IFK hired Sven-Göran Eriksson as manager. 57 IFK Göteborg have used three other stadia as official home grounds. Home kit used for the 190709 seasons.
Det finns mycket att upptäcka i Göteborg, även utanför den allra innersta stadskärnan. "IFK - IFK Göteborg och Utsikten inleder samarbete" (in Swedish). One of many alternative crests used before 1981. The first attempt to found an IFK supporters club was made in 1969, but interest diminished when IFK Göteborg were relegated from the highest league the following year. The first Swedish official national league, Allsvenskan, started in late 1924, the year the legendary Filip Johansson made his debut for IFK Göteborg.