Date: 7th November 2010 at 6:18pm
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Wednesday legend Roland Nilsson guided Malmo FF to their first Swedish League title for the first time since 2006 today – Nilsson’s first Swedish championship.

The former Owls right-back has been manager at the club since 2008 and his side won the title today, Sunday, after defeating Mjallby 2-0 at Malmo Stadium.

It’s the club’s 16th league title and they claimed it after coming into the final round of matches level on points with Helsingborg, who could only manage a 0-0 stalemate in their final match of the season.

Nilsson, who was part of the Wednesday side that defeated Manchester United in the final of the 1991 League Cup at Wembley and is regarded as one of the best players to ever play for the club, had mid-table finishes in his first two years with Malmo.

But he’s built a winning side this season and will be celebrating his success in style tonight.

Congratulations, Roland!