For Swedish defender Robin Jansson, horseshoes certainly proved to be a lucky charm.
The 26-year-old scored the goal that clinched AIK's first league title in nine years on Sunday, just seven months after leaving a job in a horseshoe factory to join the Stockholm club.
Jansson headed home the only goal in a 1-0 win over Kalmar to complete an unlikely journey that began as a semi-professional in the third tier.
"Eight, nine months ago I wouldn't have believed (I'd be standing here). It's a fantastic...
Former Premier League player Dickson Etuhu has been questioned by police in Sweden about a conspiracy to fix a Swedish top-flight game in May, according to The Times and Swedish media.
According to The Times and Swedish media, a former teammate offered AIK goalkeeper Kenny Stamatopoulos £180,000 to "under-perform" against IFK Goteborg two days before the game.
That game was postponed after former Canada international Stamatopoulos, whose identity has not been confirmed by police,...
Borussia Dortmund have completed the transfer of 17-year-old striker Alexander Isak from AIK Solna.
The Sweden international joins BVB for a transfer fee which a source told ESPN FC is €9.5 million. He has signed what the club described in a statement as a long-term contract, but the length of his deal still has to be determined by FIFA, due to his age.
The attacker had strongly been linked with a switch to Real Madrid last week, but opted to join Borussia Dortmund instead after the Bundesliga...
AIK Fotboll's Alexander Isak has decided to join Borussia Dortmund over Real Madrid after the German Bundesliga outfit made a late move for the Sweden international, ESPN FC has been told by a source.
Although Isak was deep in talks with the Spanish giants, the 17-year-old Scandinavian sensation has been won over by Thomas Tuchel's men and will complete his move this week.
A source close to Isak has revealed to ESPN FC that the transfer will set "a new landmark in Swedish domestic football."