Question: Who is Denmark captain?

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Who is the captain of Denmark 2021?

Danish captain praised for his actions when teammate collapsed on pitch. Denmark captain Simon Kjaer and the medical staff who helped save Christian Eriksen’s life at Euro 2020 are to receive the 2021 Uefa President’s Award.

Who is Denmark’s striker?

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Striker Pld G
Nicolai Jørgensen
Rasmus Nissen Kristensen 2 (0)
Joakim Maehle 14 (1) 7
Andreas Cornelius 1 (6) 1

Did Kjaer do CPR?

“A true captain who became a hero,” wrote Marca of the defender, who “sprinted the length of the pitch and sprung into action.” Kjaer secured Eriksen’s neck, ensured his airways were cleared and started CPR prior to medics attending to the stricken teammate.

Who is Denmark’s manager?

A number of more left-field names have also been thrown into the hat, including Erik ten Hag – who is on the radar of Manchester United as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer remains under pressure – as well as the Denmark international manager Kasper Hjulmand.

How old is Simon Kjaer?

That desire has never wavered and that is why Kjær, 17 years later, will be Denmark’s captain when they take on England at Wembley in the Euro 2020 semi-final on Wednesday. It has been a long journey for the 32-year-old centre-back but he has probably never been as appreciated as in the past few weeks.

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Is Ericsson still at Spurs?

On 28 January 2020, with his contract at Tottenham set to expire in six months, Eriksen signed a four-and-a-half-year deal with Serie A club Inter Milan, which would net him 10 million euros per season.

Who is Denmark’s Centre forward?

Squad Denmark

# player Age
Andreas Skov Olsen A. Skov Olsen Right Winger 21
Anders Dreyer A. Dreyer Right Winger 23
Yussuf Poulsen Y. Poulsen Centre-Forward 27
Jonas Wind J. Wind Centre-Forward 22

What language does Denmark speak?

Denmark has one official language: Danish. However, there are several minority languages spoken throughout the territory, if you include The Faeroe Islands and Greenland. Danes are taught English from a very young age and 86% of all Danes speak English as a second language.

Who gave CPR to Erikson?

Well done to everyone involved, apart from the camera director and the TV companies.” One fan said: “Simon Kjaer stopped Eriksen from swallowing his tongue, put him in the recovery position and started CPR before the medics got there. He then consoled Eriksen’s partner with the world watching.”

What did Simon Kjaer do for Eriksen?

Kjaer put Eriksen in the recovery position and also consoled his wife and led his team-mates to form a shield while the medical team worked to resuscitate Eriksen. Eriksen, 29, said in a statement: “I would like to thank Morten [Skjoldager], Morten [Boesen] and the medical team who helped in Parken on 12 June.

How did Kjaer save Eriksen?

Eriksen, who remained unconscious for several minutes, was saved by a cardiac massage then the electric shock of a defibrillator. “We did what we should, what we were taught, what we were trained to do,” said Mogens Kreutzfeld, chief medical officer for the Euro in Copenhagen.

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Who is Denmark’s assistant coach?


Name/Position Age Appointed
Kasper Hjulmand Manager 49 Aug 1, 2020
Morten Wieghorst Assistant Manager 50 Aug 1, 2020
Christian Poulsen Assistant Manager 41 Sep 25, 2021
Lars Högh Goalkeeping Coach 62 Dec 10, 2007

What Colour do Denmark play in?

It is all-red with white details to reflect the colours of the Danish national flag. Prior to the period of Adidas sponsorship, the kit provider was also Hummel from 1979 to 2004.

What are people from Denmark called?


The people of Denmark are known as Danes. They are Nordic Scandinavians, many of which are blond, blue-eyed, and tall. In the southern part of the country, some people have German ancestry. Danes have one of the highest standards of living in the world.