Clubs: Brøndby IF, AFC Ajax
• Born in Ballerup, close to Copenhagen, he received his footballing education at Brøndby IF, during which time he racked up a succession of appearances for Denmark at youth level.
• Had not played a Superligaen game for Brøndby when he left the club to join his fellow Dane Christian Eriksen at Ajax.
• Made his Eredivisie debut for the Amsterdam team as a half-time substitute in a 3-0 defeat of Heracles Almelo on 3 April 2011 and added five further league appearances in the starting XI before the season was out, including the last-day 3-1 home win against FC Twente that gave Ajax their first Eredivisie title for seven years.
• Also appeared a week earlier in the 2011 Dutch Cup final against Twente, which Ajax lost 3-2 after extra time in Rotterdam.
• Started all three matches for Denmark at the 2011 UEFA European Under-21 Championship on home soil before receiving his first senior cap that August in a friendly against Scotland in Glasgow; started the key UEFA EURO 2012 qualifier at home to Norway the following month but was injured 12 days later in a 2-2 draw at PSV Eindhoven, sidelining him for five months until he returned as a substitute against Manchester United FC in the UEFA Europa League round of 32.
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|02.08.2013||Dutch First Division||Ajax||3-0||Roda||6||0||0|
|14.08.2013||Friendlies 2010-12||First round||Poland||3-2||Denmark||46||0||0|
|23.08.2013||Dutch First Division||Heerenveen||3-3||Ajax||90||0||0|
|01.09.2013||Dutch First Division||Groningen||1-1||Ajax||90||0||0|
|06.09.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Malta||1-2||Denmark||90||0||0|
|10.09.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Armenia||0-1||Denmark||90||0||0|
|14.09.2013||Dutch First Division||Ajax||2-1||Zwolle||90||0||0|
|22.09.2013||Dutch First Division||PSV||4-0||Ajax||10||0||0|
|28.09.2013||Dutch First Division||Ajax||6-0||Go Ahead Eagles||90||0||0|
|11.10.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Denmark||2-2||Italy||90||0||0|
|19.10.2013||Dutch First Division||Twente||1-1||Ajax||90||0||0|
|22.10.2013||UEFA Champions League||Group stage||Celtic||2-1||Ajax||23||0||0|
|26.10.2013||Dutch First Division||Ajax||0-0||RKC||90||0||0|
|02.11.2013||Dutch First Division||Ajax||0-1||Vitesse||22||0||0|
|10.11.2013||Dutch First Division||NEC||0-3||Ajax||90||1||1|
|23.11.2013||Dutch First Division||Ajax||3-0||Heracles||84||0||1|
|26.11.2013||UEFA Champions League||Group stage||Ajax||2-1||Barcelona||34||0||0|
|19.01.2014||Dutch First Division||Ajax||1-0||PSV||90||0||0|
|22.01.2014||Dutch KNVB Cup||Quarter-finals||Ajax||3-1||Feyenoord||76||0||0|
|26.01.2014||Dutch First Division||Go Ahead Eagles||0-1||Ajax||90||0||0|
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