Allan Mørkøre

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Allan Mørkøre
Allan Mørkøre A Faroese International Football Player And A Coach.jpg
Personal information
Date of birth (1971-11-22) 22 November 1971 (age 43)
Place of birth Faroe Islands
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
B71 Sandoy
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1991-1993 KÍ Klaksvík 31 (3)
1994 B36 Tórshavn 10 (4)
1994-1997 41 (14)
1997-1999 HB Tórshavn 30 (23)
1999-2000 ÍBV Vestmannaeyjar 22 (4)
2000-2001 HB 23 (9)
2002 17 (2)
2003-2005 B36 71 (18)
2006 AB 22 (21)
2007 B36 10 (2)
2007-10 AB 50 (17)
2011 FC Hoyvík
National team
1990-2001 Faroe Islands 54 (1)
Teams managed
2008-10 AB
2010 B36
2011 FC Hoyvík
2012-present. B71 Sandoy
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23 September 2010.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18 October 2007

Allan Mørkøre (born 22 November 1971) is a former Faroese professional football midfielder. Now he is a manager for B71 Sandoy, which plays in the men's second best division. He was manager for AB from 2008 to 2010,[1] he replaced Sigfríður Clementsen, who is currently the manager for HB. In 2010 he became manager of B36 Tórshavn. Mørkøre is now assisting coach for FC Hoyvík, which plays in the second best Faroese football division 1. deild. Allan Mørkøre is the younger brother of fellow Faroese international Kurt Mørkøre.

Club career[edit]

A strong midfielder and good header of the ball, he started his career at Faroese club KÍ Klaksvík and also played for Tórshavn sides HB and B36 as well in the Icelandic League with ÍBV, later he was playing for AB Argir at the same time as he was manager for the team. Today he plays in FC Hoyvík in 1. deild, he is also the assisting manager of the team and he is also a player of the team.[2]

International career[edit]

Mørkøre made his debut for the Faroe Islands in the famous shock defeat of Austria in a September 1990 European championship qualifying match, which was the country's debut in official international competition. His final match was a June 2001 World Cup qualifying match against Yugoslavia, coming on as a substitute for Julian Johnsson. He earned 54 caps, scoring 1 goal.[3] He is the fifth most capped player for the Faroe Islands national side.

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Faroe Islands' goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 10 October 1990 Idrætsparken, Copenhagen, Denmark  Denmark 1-1 1-4 UEFA Euro 1992 qualifying

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