Almgren started his career at Essinge IK . At the turn of the year 1933/34 he moved to AIK in the Allsvenskan . He played for the club until 1943 and became Swedish national champion in 1937. In total, the midfielder , who was used as an outside and center runner , played 197 first division games, scoring four goals. He enjoyed great respect for his style of play and his off-field performance.
After the end of his active career, Almgren moved to the coaching bench at AIK Solna in 1944. A year later he became a coach at Helsingfors IFK , in 1948 he was in charge of Åtvidabergs FF . In 1951 he returned to AIK Solna as a department head and later took on various activities in the association.
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Swedish football player and coach|
|DATE OF BIRTH||January 28, 1908|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Stockholm|
|DATE OF DEATH||23rd August 1989|
|Place of death||Stockholm|