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Sophus Nielsen

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Full nameSofus Erhard Nielsen
Playing positionForward

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Sophus Erhard "Krølben" Nielsen (March 15, 1888 August 6, 1963) was a Danish amateur football (soccer) player and manager, and the first player in history to score ten goals in a full national team match. Nielsen scored a total 16 goals in 20 games for the Denmark national football team, and won silver medals at the 1908 and 1912 Summer Olympics. He was named Danish national team manager for two games in 1940.

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