peoplepill id: carsten-dethlefsen
1 views today
1 views this week
Carsten Dethlefsen

Carsten Dethlefsen

Danish association football player
Carsten Dethlefsen
The basics

Quick Facts

Intro Danish association football player
Is Athlete Football player Association football player
From Denmark
Type Sports
Gender male
Birth 18 January 1969, Hamburg
Age 52 years
Peoplepill ID carsten-dethlefsen
The details (from wikipedia)


Carsten Dethlefsen (born 18 January 1969) is a Danish former professional footballer, who played as a defender for Odense BK. He played a single match for the Danish national team, against England in 1994. He was the male Denmark team's first black player.

Club career

Dethlefsen signed for Odense BK in 1992 and spent six seasons with the club. He played in OB's famous upset of Real Madrid in the 1994–95 UEFA Cup. After playing for Viborg FF in the 1998–99 season, Dethlefsen was forced into retirement by a serious ankle injury.

International career

In March 1994, Dethlefsen made his debut for Denmark, the reigning European Champions, in a 1–0 friendly defeat by England at Wembley Stadium. In the pre-match press conference national team coach Richard Møller Nielsen quipped: "He may be dark, but his football future is bright".


  • Danish Cup: 1993

The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
comments so far.
From our partners
arrow-left arrow-right instagram whatsapp myspace quora soundcloud spotify tumblr vk website youtube pandora tunein iheart itunes