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Team // Denmark

Denmark qualified for the UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 as expected. During Sweden 2013, they made it to the semi-finals but ended up losing to Norway on penalties. The Danish team has been playing well recently and only conceded one goal during the entire qualification campaign for WEURO 2017.

All-time top scorer: Merete Pedersen

Ex-footballer Merete Pedersen is Denmark’s all-time top scorer and managed to score 65 goals for the national team. Pedersen was an important player for Denmark and played at the European Championship in 2009. After that tournament, she retired from football to focus on a career as football coach.

Most caps: Katrine Pedersen

Katrine Pedersen is the most-capped player for Denmark. Katrine often wore the captain’s armband and made 210 appearances for the national team over a 20-year career.

Coach: Nils Nielsen

Nils Nielsen has coached the Danish women since 2013. He already had past coaching experience from his time coaching the Danish women at under-18 level.