Jørn Sørensen

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Jørn Sørensen
Personal information
Date of birth (1936-10-17) 17 October 1936 (age 78)
Place of birth Nibe, Denmark
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1958–1961 KB
1961–1964 Metz 73 (15)
1964–1965 Greenock Morton 23 (9)
1965–1966 Rangers 12 (3)
1966–1973 Bellinzona
National team
1958–1961 Denmark 31 (6)
Teams managed
1971–1973 Bellinzona
1977–1979 Bellinzona
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Olympic medal record
Representing  Denmark
Silver medal – second place 1960 Rome Team competition

Jørn Sørensen (born 17 October 1936 in Nibe, Denmark) is a Danish former football) player, who played 31 games and scored six goals for the Denmark national football team, and won a silver medal at the 1960 Summer Olympics. He started his career with Danish club KB, before moving abroad to play professionally for FC Metz in France, Scottish clubs Greenock Morton and Rangers, as well as AC Bellinzona and US Giubiasco in Switzerland.[1]


Sørensen made his debut for Morton in a friendly with Coventry City after making a £15,000 move from FC Metz. When he moved to Rangers, Craig Watson went to Morton in part exchange.


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