Flemming Serritslev

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Flemming Seritslev
Personal information
Full name Flemming Seritslev
Date of birth (1947-02-18) 18 February 1947 (age 72)
Place of birth Copenhagen, Denmark
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Papua New Guinea (Head Coach)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1966–1977 Vejle Boldklub 267 (9)
1978–1980 Kolding IF 30 (2)
National team
1970–1976 Denmark 3 (0)
Teams managed
1981–1985 Ikast fS
1986 Kolding IF
1987–1992 B 1909
1992–2000 Denmark (assistant)
2000–2006 Denmark U-21
2006 Vejle BK (sporting director)
2008–2009 Nasarawa United
2009–2010 Armenia U-21
2010–2012 Mes Kerman (technical director)
2010–2011 Mes Kerman B
2011 Mes Kerman (caretaker)
2015– Papua New Guinea
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Flemming Serritslev (born 18 February 1947) is a Danish footballer, coach and manager who is currently head coach of the Papua New Guinea national team.


Serritslev played most of his career for Vejle Boldklub in a successful period. Thus, Serritslev was part of a team that won the Danish championship in 1972 and the Danish Cup in 1972, 1975 and 1977.[citation needed]

As manager Flemming Serritslev ensured Danish side B1909 a place in the best Danish league in 1990. In 1992, he became assistant manager of the Danish national team before he went on to become head coach of the Danish U21 team. In 2006 Serritslev returned to his childhood club Vejle as sports manager. However, Serritslev and the new board at the club could not work together and Serritslev left Vejle Boldklub only six month after his appointment.[1]

On 1 July 2010, he was appointed as technical manager of Mes Kerman in Iran Pro League and also head coach of Mes B. On 25 August 2011, after the resignation of Mes head coach Samad Marfavi, he was appointed as caretaker manager of club but was replaced with Miroslav Blažević without managing team in any match.[2]

On 23 November 2015, he became new manager of the Papua New Guinea national football team.[3] On 5 June 2016, he guided Papua New Guinea to the semi finals of the OFC Nations Cup for the first time.[4] Papua New Guinea beat Solomon Islands 2-1,[5] before losing to New Zealand in a penalty shoot-out.[6]


As manager[edit]

Papua New Guinea[edit]

Managerial Statistics[edit]

As of Match played 13 June 2017
Team From To Record
G W D L Win %
Papua New Guinea 23 November 2015 present 12 4 3 5 033.33


  1. ^ "Flemming Serritslev stopper i Vejle | Superliga | DR". Dr.dk (in Danish). Retrieved 24 June 2016.
  2. ^ "Latest Football News, Transfer Rumours & More". Goal.com. 8 November 2013. Retrieved 24 June 2016.
  3. ^ "Serritslev to coach Papua New Guinea". Boxscorenews.com. 23 November 2015. Retrieved 24 June 2016.
  4. ^ "Oceania Football Confederation". Oceaniafootball.com. 5 June 2016. Archived from the original on 3 August 2016. Retrieved 24 June 2016.
  5. ^ "2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ - Matches". FIFA.com. 10 June 2016. Retrieved 24 June 2016.
  6. ^ "2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ - Matches". FIFA.com. 10 June 2016. Retrieved 24 June 2016.