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Vålerenga Ishockey

Vålerenga Ishockey
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Vålerenga Ishockey
League GET-ligaen
Founded July 29, 1913
History Vålerenga Ishockey
1913 - present
Arena Jordal Amfi
City Oslo, Norway
Team Colors Dark blue and red
Head Coach Espen Knutsen
Team Captain Lars Erik Lund

Vålerenga Ishockey is an Oslo-based ice hockey club, and a part of the Vålerenga IF multi-sports club. Their home arena is Jordal Amfi, located in eastern Oslo. Jordal Amfi was built for the 1952 Winter Olympics.

Honours:

Norwegian Champions (Play-offs) 25: 1960, 1962-3, 1965-71, 1973, 1982, 1985, 1987-8, 1991-3, 1998-9, 2001, 2003, 2005-7.

League Champions 26: 1962-71, 1980, 1982, 1985, 1988, 1991-4, 1996, 1998-2000, 2002-3, 2005, 2007.

  • Vålerenga Ishockey has the most trophies in all Norwegian team sports.
  • Vålerengas present coach is retired Norwegian hockey player Espen Knutsen.
  • Peter Forsberg once played an exhibition game for the club, when his father was coach.

Notable Players

  • Alexander Bonsaksen (D)
  • Johnny Bruun (F)
  • Stian Granli (F)
  • Lars Erik Lund (D)
  • Espen Knutsen (F)
  • Ilka Karna (F)
  • Roy Johansen (F)
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