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Denmark women's national football team

Denmark
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Danish Football Association
Head coach Nils Nielsen
Captain Line Røddik Hansen
Most caps Katrine Pedersen (210)
Top scorer Merete Pedersen (65)
FIFA ranking 12 Increase3
Highest FIFA ranking 6 (March 2007)
Lowest FIFA ranking 14 (November 2010)
First international
 Denmark 1–0 Sweden 
(Markusböle, Finland; 27 July 1974)
Biggest win

(Vejle, Denmark; 24 October 2009)
Biggest defeat
 United States 7–0 Denmark 
(Orlando, United States; 24 February 1995)
World Cup
Appearances 4 (First in 1991)
Best result Quarterfinals, 1995
European Championship
Appearances 10 (First in 1984)
Best result Semifinals, 1984, 2001

The Denmark national women's football team represents Denmark in international women's football. The team is controlled by the Danish Football Association (DBU).

International record

World Cup

World Cup Finals
Year Result GP W D* L GF GA GD
1991 Quarterfinals 4 1 2 1 7 6 +1
1995 Quarterfinals 4 1 0 3 7 8 −1
1999 Group Stage 3 0 0 3 1 8 −7
2003 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
2007 Group Stage 3 1 0 2 4 4 0
2011 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
2015 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
Total 4/7 14 3 2 9 19 26 −7
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

European Championship

  • 1969 : Finalist (non-official competition)
  • 1979 : Winner (non-official competition)
  • 1984 : Semifinals
  • 1987 : Did Not Qualify
  • 1989 : Quarterfinals
  • 1991 : 3rd
  • 1993 : 3rd
  • 1995 : Quarterfinals
  • 1997 : Quarterfinals
  • 2001 : Semifinals
  • 2005 : Group stage
  • 2009 : Group stage
  • 2013 : Semifinals

Managers

  • 1974–1976 : Kent Falkenvig
  • 1976–1979 : Bjørn Basbøll
  • 1979–1984 : Flemming Schultz
  • 1984–1988 : Birger Peitersen
  • 1988–1996 : Keld Gantzhorn
  • 1996–1999 : Jørgen Hvidemose
  • 1999–2005 : Poul Højmose
  • 2005–2006 : Peter Bonde
  • 2006–2013 : Kenneth Heiner-Møller
  • 2013– : Nils Nielsen

Current squad

The squad below was selected for the 2014 Algarve Cup.

Head coach: Nils Nielsen

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Stina Lykke Petersen (1986-02-09)February 9, 1986 (aged 28) 28 0 FCR 2001 Duisburg
2 3MF Simone Boye Sørensen (1992-03-03)March 3, 1992 (aged 22) 3 0 Brøndby IF
3 3MF Line Jensen (1991-08-23)August 23, 1991 (aged 22) 26 1 Fortuna Hjørring
4 3MF Sofie Junge Pedersen (1992-04-24)April 24, 1992 (aged 21) 20 2 Fortuna Hjørring
5 3MF Tenna Bendtsen (1992-03-20)March 20, 1992 (aged 21) 0 0 Vildbjerg SF
6 3MF Mariann Gajhede Knudsen (c) (1984-11-16)November 16, 1984 (aged 29) 95 4 Linköpings FC
7 4FW Sanne Troelsgaard (1988-08-15)August 15, 1988 (aged 25) 64 16 Brøndby IF
8 2DF Theresa Nielsen (1986-07-20)July 20, 1986 (aged 27) 66 3 Brøndby IF
9 3MF Nanna Christiansen (1989-06-17)June 17, 1989 (aged 24) 51 5 B93/HIK/Skjold
10 4FW Nadia Nadim (1988-01-02)January 2, 1988 (aged 26) 44 7 Sky Blue FC (Loan)
11 3MF Katrine Veje (1991-06-19)June 19, 1991 (aged 22) 54 5 Brøndby IF
12 4FW Louise Kristansen (1987-09-24)September 24, 1987 (aged 26) 2 0 Brøndby IF
13 3MF Johanna Rasmussen (1983-07-02)July 2, 1983 (aged 30) 113 30 Kristianstads DFF
14 3MF Karoline Smidt Nielsen (1994-05-12)May 12, 1994 (aged 19) 8 2 Fortuna Hjørring
15 4FW Frederikke Thøgersen (1995-07-24)July 24, 1995 (aged 18) 0 0 Fortuna Hjørring
16 1GK Cecilie Sørensen (1987-03-25)March 25, 1987 (aged 26) 3 0 B93/HIK/Skjold
17 4FW Camilla Kur Larsen (1989-04-03)April 3, 1989 (aged 24) 1 0 Fortuna Hjørring
18 2DF Simone Hagelskjær (1992-03-02)March 2, 1992 (aged 22) 0 0 IK Skovbakken
19 3MF Julie Trustrup Jensen (1994-04-06)April 6, 1994 (aged 19) 2 0 Brøndby IF
20 3MF Julie Tavlo Petersson (1989-10-20)October 20, 1989 (aged 24) 3 0 Taastrup FC
21 4FW Lotte Troelsgaard (1988-08-15)August 15, 1988 (aged 25) 1 0 KoldingQ
22 2DF Line Røddik Hansen (1988-01-31)January 31, 1988 (aged 26) 91 10 Tyresö FF

References

External links

  • Official website
  • FIFA profile
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