Tony Samuelsson, born 1961 in Stockholm, but is now a resident of Orsa, in the Tuscany of Sweden, Dalecarlia. A full time writer since 1996, Mr Samuelsson published twelve books: novels, shorts stories and novels for young adults. Among his recent works the novel “En grind av mörker” (2004) and a collection of essays “Arbetarklassens bästa partytricks” (2006). Has also written several film scripts.
Played for football clubs in Stockholm since he was a young boy, among others Farsta AIK, VIK-47 and fourth division side Essinge IK, which he also coached as a player.