Christian Holst

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Christian Holst
FIFA WC-qualification 2014 - Austria vs Faroe Islands 2013-03-22 - Christian Holst 04.jpg
Personal information
Full name Christian Lamhauge Holst
Date of birth (1981-12-25) 25 December 1981 (age 32)
Place of birth Svendborg, Denmark
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Silkeborg IF
Number 7
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Thurø
2001–2003 Svendborg FB 30 (17)
2003–2008 Lyngby BK 133 (70)
2008– Silkeborg IF 146 (41)
National team
2003– Faroe Islands 41 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 May 2013.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 March 2014

Christian Lamhauge Holst (born 25 December 1981) is a Danish/Faroese football player, currently playing for Silkeborg IF[1] and for the Faroe Islands national football team.

Club career[edit]

A striker, Holst started his career at Danish lower division teams Thurø and Svendborg before moving to Lyngby Boldklub in 2003. In 2004 he was named Profile of the Year in the Danish 2nd Division by the Danish Football Players Association (Spillerforeningen).[2] He joined Silkeborg IF on a free transfer in summer 2008.

International career[edit]

Holst made his debut for the Faroe Islands in 2003, being born to a Danish father and a Faroese mother.[3], only to be selected again in 2007 to play in European Championship qualifying matches against the likes of Italy, Scotland and Ukraine. He has collected 37 caps, scoring 3 goals.[4]

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Faroe Islands' goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition Source
1 4 June 2008 A. Le Coq Arena, Tallinn, Estonia  Estonia 1–3 3–4 Friendly [1]
2 2–3
3 12 October 2010 Svangaskarð, Toftir, Faroe Islands  Northern Ireland 1–0 1–1 UEFA Euro 2012 Qual. [2]
4 1 March 2014 Victoria Stadium, Gibraltar  Gibraltar 2–1 4–1 Friendly [3]
5 4–1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Soccerandequipment.com June 04, 2008, Estonia vs. Faroe Islands, Friendly International
  2. ^ News.bbc.co.uk Euro 2012 qualifier: Faroe Islands 1-1 N Ireland
  3. ^ "4‐1 defeat for Gibraltar against the Faroe Islands". GBC. Retrieved 4 March 2014. 
  1. ^ Lyngby Boldklub
  2. ^ "Noter: Sport" (28 August 2003) Politiken, S2P10
  3. ^ Spillerforeningen
  4. ^ Faroe Islands – Record International Players – RSSSF

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