HB Køge

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HB Køge
HB Køge logo.png
Full name HB Køge[1]
Nickname(s) HBK, Svanerne (The Swans), Herfølge Boldklub Køge, Herfølge-Køge
Founded July 1, 2009
merger of Herfølge Boldklub
and Køge Boldklub
Ground SEAS-NVE Park
Ground Capacity 8.000 (3440 seated)
Chairman Henrik N. Andersen
Manager Henrik Pedersen
League Danish 1st Division
2014–15 Danish 1st Division, 7th
Website Club home page
Current season

HB Køge (Danish pronunciation: [ˈkøːə] or [ˈkøːjə]) is a professional Danish football club based primal in the town of Herfølge, and secondly in the town of Køge, both in the Køge Municipality, part of 'Region of Zealand', in the eastern part of Zealand, south of Copenhagen. It was created through the merger of Herfølge Boldklub and Køge Boldklub in 2009.

History[edit]

The Danish 1st Division club Herfølge Boldklub and bankrupt club Køge Boldklub decided in March 2009 to merge.[2] The club played their first season as a merged club in the 2009–10 season of the Danish Superliga.[3] The season ended in relegatation.

In the following 1st Division season, they finished second and returned to the Superliga.[4] Following the promotion manager Aurelijus Skarbalius left the club for a job as assistant manager of Brøndby IF and was replaced by Tommy Møller Nielsen.[5] The club's second appearance in the Danish Superliga ended in another relegation.[6]

The 2012–13 season started with a series of bad results, and this led to the sacking of Møller Nielsen in September 2012 after a 5–0 defeat against Lyngby Boldklub.[7] He was replaced by his assistant Per Frandsen, who led the club to two consecutive sixth-place finishes before leaving for a youth job at Brøndby IF in June 2014.[8]

Current squad[edit]

As of 14 March 2015[9]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Denmark GK Frederik Due
2 Denmark DF Mark Gundelach
5 Denmark DF Casper Grønn
6 Trinidad and Tobago DF Radanfah Abu Bakr
7 Denmark MF Kristoffer Munksgaard
9 Denmark MF Rasmus Nielsen
10 Brazil FW Brandão
12 Denmark FW Nikolaj Hansen
13 Denmark DF Søren Henriksen
15 Denmark MF Jannik Skov Hansen
16 Democratic Republic of the Congo MF Delphin Tshiembe
No. Position Player
18 Denmark MF Sylvester Seeger-Hansen
20 Denmark MF Kristian Andersen
21 Denmark DF Daniel Arrocha
23 Denmark FW Sami Kamel
26 Denmark MF Emil Erbas
27 Denmark DF Kristian Pedersen
28 Denmark DF Malte Amundsen
29 Denmark GK Frederik Hansen
30 Denmark FW Justin Shaibu
33 Denmark DF Alexander Ludwig

Club officials[edit]

Name Position
Denmark Henrik Pedersen Manager
Denmark Kim Daugaard Assistant Manager
Denmark Lars Bjerring First Team Goalkeeping Coach
Denmark Lars Feist Youth Coach (U-19)
Denmark Jimmy Brinksby Youth Assistant Coach (U-19)
Denmark Steen Knudsen Youth Coach (U-17)
Denmark Jimmy Schumann Youth Assistant Coach (U-17)
Denmark Kim Daugaard A+ Coach

Managers[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ CVR
  2. ^ Pressemeddelelse: HB Køge fik A/licens
  3. ^ HB Køge skal spille i Herfølge
  4. ^ Auris svaner tilbage i Superligaen
  5. ^ Møller Nielsen erstatter Skarbalius
  6. ^ AGF-islænding sender HB Køge ned
  7. ^ HB Køge smider Tommy Møller på porten
  8. ^ Brøndby hapser HB Køge-træner
  9. ^ Superliga-truppen at hbkoge.dk

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