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Morten Olsen

1949 - Today

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Morten Per Olsen (born 14 August 1949) is a Danish football manager and former player. He was the head coach of the Denmark national team for 15 years from 2000 until 2015, guiding Denmark to the 2002 FIFA World Cup, 2004 European Championship, 2010 FIFA World Cup and 2012 European Championship. He has also managed Brøndby IF to two Danish Superliga championships and Ajax to the Double of the 1998 Eredivisie championship and Dutch Cup trophy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Morten Olsen has received more than 253,260 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Morten Olsen is the 57th most popular coach (down from 51st in 2019), the 148th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 136th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Danish Coach.

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  • 250k

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  • 67.94

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.54

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among COACHES

Among coaches, Morten Olsen ranks 57 out of 329Before him are Raymond Goethals, Hans-Dieter Flick, Tito Vilanova, Héctor Cúper, Roger Lemerre, and César Rodríguez Álvarez. After him are Karel Brückner, Leonardo Araújo, Lucien Favre, Jorge Valdano, Massimiliano Allegri, and Roy Hodgson.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1949, Morten Olsen ranks 75Before him are Cliff Williams, Salif Keita, Valery Leontiev, Peter Shilton, Horst Ludwig Störmer, and Carl Bildt. After him are Kurmanbek Bakiyev, Miuccia Prada, Geezer Butler, Alan García, Paloma Picasso, and Twiggy.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Morten Olsen ranks 148 out of 783Before him are Asger Jorn (1914), Carl Bloch (1834), Erik Pontoppidan (1698), Princess Charlotte of Denmark (1789), Ulrich Salchow (1877), and Piet Hein (1905). After him are Gabriel Axel (1918), Brigitte Nielsen (1963), John Louis Emil Dreyer (1852), Verner Panton (1926), Theophil Hansen (1813), and Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg (1783).

Among COACHES In Denmark

Among coaches born in Denmark, Morten Olsen ranks 2Before him are Michael Laudrup (1964). After him are John Jensen (1965), Kent Nielsen (1961), Morten Wieghorst (1971), and Per Frandsen (1970).