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IFK Norrköping manager Jan Andersson after Saturday's victory. Photo: Janerik Henriksson / TT
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Norrköping crowned Allsvenskan champions

Norrköping Allsvenskan champions.
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For the first time in 26 years, IFK Norrköping are Swedish football league Allsvenskan champions after beating Malmö FF 2-nil on Saturday.


For the first time in 26 years, IFK Norrköping are Swedish football league champions after beating Malmö FF 2-nil.

After Malmö's captain, Markus Rosenberg, was sent off in the opening minutes of the match, Norrköping took the lead in 30th minute, when Emir Kujovic slotted the ball past Johan Wiland.

Poor discipline cost Malmö further, when Franz Brorsson was shown his second yellow in the 77th minute, leaving Traustason to double Norrköping's advantage in stopage time.

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