Mikkel Damsgaard

Mikkel Krogh Damsgaard (born 3 July 2000) is a Danish football player who plays for Danish Superliga club FC Nordsjælland.

Mikkel Damsgaard
Personal information
Full name Mikkel Krogh Damsgaard
Date of birth (2000-07-03) 3 July 2000
Place of birth Jyllinge, Denmark
Playing position Left winger
Club information
Current team
FC Nordsjælland
Number 27
Youth career
Jyllinge
FC Nordsjælland
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017– FC Nordsjælland 66 (7)
National team
2017–2018 Denmark U-18 2 (0)
2018– Denmark U-19 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 6 December 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 19 March 2019

Youth career

Damsgaard started playing football in Jyllinge, where played in eight years, with his dad as his coach. During a game with Jyllinge, Damsgaard was spotted by a scout from FC Nordsjælland, who was out actually looking for another player, but ended up contacting Damsgaard.[1] He then joined FC Nordsjælland as a U12 player on a youth contract until 2020.[2]

Club career

FC Nordsjælland

On 27 September 2017, Damsgaard got his official debut for FC Nordsjælland at the age of 17. He played the whole game against Vejgaard BK in a Danish Cup game, making one assist.[3]

He made his Danish Superliga debut for Nordsjælland on 26 November 2017 in a game against AC Horsens in shirt number 27.[4]

References

  1. 17 år og superligaspiller: Kometen Mikkel‚ egedal.lokalavisen.dk,
  2. FCN's målsluger uden målnæse‚ sn.dk, 8 February 2018
  3. REAKTIONER FRA SEJREN OVER VEJGAARD‚ fcn.dk, 27 September 2017
  4. "Game Report by Soccerway". Soccerway. 26 November 2017.


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