David Löfquist

David Löfquist (born 6 August 1986) is a Swedish footballer who plays as a winger and striker for Mjällby AIF.[2] His nickname is "Löken" (English: "The Onion").

David Löfquist
Personal information
Full name David Sebastian Magnus Löfquist
Date of birth (1986-08-06) 6 August 1986
Place of birth Sweden
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Winger / Striker
Club information
Current team
Mjällby AIF
Number 12
Youth career
Sölvesborgs GoIF
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006 Sölvesborgs GoIF
2007–2011 Mjällby AIF 131 (21)
2012–2014 Parma 0 (0)
2012Gubbio (loan) 9 (1)
2012Malmö FF (loan) 4 (0)
2013OB (loan) 13 (0)
2014–2015 Mjällby AIF 48 (5)
2016 Qingdao Red Lions ? (9[1])
2017– Mjällby AIF 23 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 November 2017


Club career

Mjällby AIF

Löfquist started his professional career at Mjällby AIF where he played for five seasons. The three first seasons was in Sweden's second highest tier of football, Superettan, while the last two seasons was in Sweden's highest league, Allsvenskan. Löfquist managed to play more than 130 league matches for Mjällby before he left the club in early 2012.[3]

Parma and Gubbio

On 5 December 2011 it was announced that Löfquist had signed a two-and-a-half-year-long contract with Italian side Parma with an option to further extend the contract with two years in the summer of 2014.[4] Before Löfquist had played for Parma he was loaned out to Serie B side Gubbio on 31 January 2012 for the remainder of the 2011–12 season.[5]

Malmö FF

On the last day of the transfer window, 31 August 2012, Löfquist signed a loan deal with Allsvenskan club Malmö FF for the rest of the 2012 season.[6] Löfquist only appeared in four league matches for Malmö FF during the loan spell.

Career statistics

As of 5 October 2012[3]
Club performance League Cup Continental Total
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals AppsGoals AppsGoals AppsGoals
Sweden League Svenska Cupen Europe Total
2007Mjällby AIFSuperettan191191
Italy League Coppa Italia Europe Total
2011–12GubbioSerie B910091
Sweden League Svenska Cupen Europe Total
2012Malmö FFAllsvenskan400040
Total Sweden 13521500014021
Italy 91000091
Career total 14422500014922


  1. https://play.acast.com/s/fd60minuter/52-david-lofquist
  2. Officiellt: David Löfquist tillbaka i Mjällby AIF‚ fotbolltransfers.com, 16 March 2017
  3. "David Löfquist". svenskfotboll.se (in Swedish). The Swedish Football Association. Retrieved 11 December 2011.
  4. "KLART: David Löfquist har skrivit på för Parma". fotbolltransfers.com (in Swedish). Fotbolltransfers. 5 December 2011. Retrieved 23 August 2012.
  5. "Officiellt: David Löfquist lånas ut till Serie B-klubben Gubbio". fotbolltransfers.com (in Swedish). Fotbolltransfers. 31 January 2012. Retrieved 23 August 2012.
  6. "Löfquist klar för MFF" [David Löfquist transfers to Malmö FF]. mff.se (in Swedish). Malmö FF. 31 August 2012. Archived from the original on 3 September 2012. Retrieved 31 August 2012.
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