Olympic medal record
Men's Ice hockey
Competitor for Flag of Sweden Sweden
Silver 1964 Innsbruck Team Competition

Ake Anders "Akka" Andersson (January 2, 1937 – December 15, 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.

International Championship Teams[edit | edit source]

  • World Championship Gold: 1957, 1962
  • World Championship Silver: 1964
  • World Championship Bronze: 1965
  • Olympic Silver: 1964
  • European Gold: 1957, 1962
  • European Silver: 1964
  • European Bronze: 1959, 1960, 1961, 1965

References[edit | edit source]

Preceded by
Ronald Pettersson
Golden Puck
1961, 1962
Succeeded by
Ulf Sterner
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