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John Eriksen

Personal information
Full nameJohn Hartmann Eriksen
Height1.80 m
Playing positionStriker

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John Hartmann Eriksen (20 November 1957 in Assens 12 February 2002 in Svendborg) was a Danish footballer. During his career he played for Svendborg FB and Odense BK in his native Denmark, Roda JC and Feyenoord in Holland, FC Mulhouse in France and Servette FC and FC Luzern in Switzerland.

He won 17 caps and scored six goals for Denmark, and played in the 1986 World Cup (where he scored the Danes' second goal in a 2-0 win over West Germany) and Euro 88.

On 12 February 2002, Eriksen died at the age of 44, having been battling against dementia for some time.

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