Denmark national football team

men's national association football team representing Denmark

Denmark national football team is the national football team of Denmark.

Nickname(s)The Danish Dynamites
The Tin Soldiers
AssociationDansk Boldspil-Union (DBU)
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachÅge Hareide
CaptainSimon Kjær
Most capsPeter Schmeichel (129)
Top scorerJon Dahl Tomasson (442)
Jon Dahl Tomasson (52)
Home stadiumParken Stadium
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 9 Steady (23 December 2021)[1]
Highest3 (May 1997, August 1997)
Lowest51 (April 2017)
First international
 Denmark 9–0 France B
(London, England; 19 October 1908)
Biggest win
 Denmark 17–1 France 
(London, England; 22 October 1908)
Biggest defeat
 Germany 8–0 Denmark 
(Breslau, Germany; 16 May 1937)
World Cup
Appearances5 (first in 1986)
Best resultQuarter Finals (1998)
European Championship
Appearances8 (first in 1964)
Best resultChampions (1992)
Confederations Cup
Appearances1 (first in 1995)
Best resultChampions (1995)
Medal record


  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 23 December 2021. Retrieved 23 December 2021.
  2. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.