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The funeral of Klas Ingesson at his local church. Photo:Mikael Fritzon/TT

Funeral service for Swedish football legend

Swedish football legend and Elfsborg's former manager Klas Ingesson was laid to rest in Ödeshög on Friday after losing his fight against cancer last month. 

Klas Ingesson played for IFK Göteborg and a number of clubs abroad and represented Sweden 57 times including the World Cup bronze-winning team of 1994.

Tributes poured in on 29 October when his death from a form of chronic blood cancer was announced. He was 46-years-old.

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