Thormod Ness, Date of Birth, Place of Birth


Thormod Ness

Norwegian footballer and manager

Date of Birth: 27-Nov-1972

Place of Birth: Norway

Profession: association football manager, association football player

Nationality: Norway

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

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About Thormod Ness

  • Thormod Ness (born 27 November 1972) is a Norwegian football coach and former player. He started his career in Skånevik IL, and later went to SK Vard Haugesund.
  • He joined FK Haugesund in 1996, and enjoyed a spell in the Norwegian Premier League in the seasons 1997 and 1998.
  • The team was relegated that year, but returned in 2000.
  • Ness was the team captain at that time.He left Haugesund ahead of the 2002 season for Sogndal Fotball.
  • However, he broke his leg in May 2002, and when he returned to football two and a half years later, his club was Vard Haugesund.
  • He retired ahead of the 2006 season, this time due to a back injury.Having been offered non-playing positions in different clubs already in 2005, Ness worked as an assistant coach for Vard in 2006.
  • Ahead of the 2007 season Vard was looking for a new head coach.
  • Ness applied for the job, but as Vard hired Steinar Lein, Ness was only offered to continue as assistant coach, which he rejected.
  • He also rejected another offer to do a comeback as a player.
  • Ahead of the 2008 season, Ness became the head coach of Torvastad IL on the fifth tier of Norwegian football.

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