Thomas Thorninger

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Thomas Thorninger
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Full nameThomas Thorninger
Date of birth (1972-10-20) October 20, 1972 (age 47)
Place of birth Denmark
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder/Forward
Youth career
????–1988 Holstebro
1989–1990 PSV Eindhoven
Senior career*
1990–1992 Vejle Boldklub 41 (12)
1992–1994 PSV 9 (0)
1994–1997 AGF 90 (45)
1998 Perugia 0 (0)
1998–2001 Copenhagen 108 (18)
2002–2003 Udinese 1 (0)
2003–2004 AGF 35 (9)
National team
1994–1997 Denmark U21 3 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Thomas Thorninger (born 20 October 1972) is a Danish former football player. He played for PSV Eindhoven in the Netherlands, Italian clubs Perugia Calcio and Udinese Calcio, as well as Vejle Boldklub, AGF Aarhus and F.C. Copenhagen in Denmark. He played three games and scored two goals for the Denmark national under-21 football team.

Denmark Constitutional monarchy in Europe

Denmark, officially the Kingdom of Denmark, is a Nordic country. Denmark proper, which is the southernmost of the Scandinavian countries, consists of a peninsula, Jutland, and an archipelago of 443 named islands, with the largest being Zealand, Funen and the North Jutlandic Island. The islands are characterised by flat, arable land and sandy coasts, low elevation and a temperate climate. The southernmost of the Scandinavian nations, Denmark lies southwest of Sweden and south of Norway, and is bordered to the south by Germany. The Kingdom of Denmark also includes two autonomous territories in the North Atlantic Ocean: the Faroe Islands and Greenland. Denmark has a total area of 42,924 km2 (16,573 sq mi), land area of 42,394 km2 (16,368 sq mi), and the total area including Greenland and the Faroe Islands is 2,210,579 km2 (853,509 sq mi), and a population of 5.8 million.

Association football Team field sport

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played with a spherical ball between two teams of eleven players. It is played by 250 million players in over 200 countries and dependencies, making it the world's most popular sport. The game is played on a rectangular field called a pitch with a goal at each end. The object of the game is to score by moving the ball beyond the goal line into the opposing goal.

PSV Eindhoven sports club from Eindhoven, the Netherlands

The Philips Sport Vereniging, abbreviated as PSV and internationally known as PSV Eindhoven[ˌpeːjɛsˈfeː ˈɛintɦoːvə(n)], is a sports club from Eindhoven, Netherlands, that plays in the Eredivisie, the top tier in Dutch football. It is best known for its professional football department, which plays in the Eredivisie since its inception in 1956. Along with Ajax and Feyenoord, PSV is one of the country's "big three" clubs that have dominated the Eredivisie.


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.

F.C. Copenhagen association football club

Football Club Copenhagen, commonly known as FC København, FC Copenhagen, FCC, Copenhagen or simply FCK, is a professional Danish football club in Copenhagen, Denmark. FCK was founded in 1992 through the merger of Kjøbenhavns Boldklub and Boldklubben 1903.

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