Thomas Thøgersen

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Thomas Thøgersen
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Full nameThomas Thøgersen
Date of birth (1968-04-02) April 2, 1968 (age 51)
Place of birth Copenhagen, Denmark
Playing position Full back, midfielder, forward
Youth career
AIK Frederiksholm,
BK Frem, KHB
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1988–1993 BK Frem 85 (10)
1993–1998 Brøndby IF 163 (22)
1998–2002 Portsmouth 108 (8)
2002 BK Frem 14 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Thomas Thøgersen (born April 2, 1968) is a Danish former professional footballer who won three Danish football championships with Brøndby IF.

Brøndby IF Danish association football club based in Copenhagen

Brøndby IF is a Danish football club based in Brøndbyvester, Brøndby, on the western outskirts of Copenhagen. The club is also known as Brøndbyernes Idrætsforening, or Brøndby and BIF for short. The club was founded in 1964 as a merger between two local clubs and was promoted to the Danish top-flight football league in 1981.

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Thøgersen was born in Copenhagen. [1] He made his senior debut with BK Frem in 1989, but left the club when they were relegated in 1993. He moved to Brøndby IF in the top-flight Danish Superliga championship, and helped the club win the 1994 Danish Cup trophy from his position as forward. From 1996 to 1998, he was a part of the Brøndby team which won three Superliga titles in a row. In 1998, he moved abroad to play for English club Portsmouth in the second-tier Football League First Division. Initially playing as a defender, he was eventually moved into the attacking midfielder position. He played a total of 119 games for Portsmouth until 2002, when he returned to end his career with childhood club Frem.

Copenhagen Capital of Denmark

Copenhagen is the capital and most populous city of Denmark. As of July 2018, the city has a population of 777,218. It forms the core of the wider urban area of Copenhagen and the Copenhagen metropolitan area. Copenhagen is situated on the eastern coast of the island of Zealand; another small portion of the city is located on Amager, and it is separated from Malmö, Sweden, by the strait of Øresund. The Øresund Bridge connects the two cities by rail and road.

Danish Superliga sports league

The Danish Superliga is the current Danish football championship tournament, and administered by the Danish Football Association. It is the highest football league in Denmark and is currently contested by 14 teams each year, with 1–3 teams relegated.

The Danish Cup is the official "knockout" cup competition in Danish football, run by the Danish Football Association. The cup has been contested annually since 1955.

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References

  1. "Thomas Thøgersen". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved December 31, 2018.