Ove Christensen

Ove Christensen
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Ove Christensen in June 2011.
Personal information
Date of birth(1950-03-26) March 26, 1950 (age 67)
Place of birthDenmark
Teams managed
1982Br׸nderslev IF
1983-1984Vr×¥ IF
1985-1988Fortuna Hj׸rring (Women)
1989-1993N׸rresundby Boldklub
1994-1995Fortuna Hj׸rring (Women)
1995-1999Viborg FF
1999-2000Denmark U-17 & U-18
2000-2001Aarhus Gymnastik Forening
2001-2003Akademisk Boldklub
2003-2006Viborg FF
2007-2009Vejle Boldklub
2009-2011Randers FC
2011FC Hj׸rring
2011-2014Viborg FF
2014-2016Vendsyssel FF


Ove Christensen (given birth to March 26, 1950) can be an Association soccer manager, who lately was the top trainer of Vendsyssel FF in the Danish 1st Division. He provides managed several Danish Superliga night clubs, and gained the Danish women’s tournament with Fortuna Hjørring.

Coaching career

Christensen started his profession coaching lower-league night clubs, you start with Brønderslev IF in 1982. He maintained Vrå IF, before shifting towards the women's topflight Elitedivisionen group Fortuna Hjørring in 1985, keeping there for 3 years. He spent four years with men's group Nørresundby Boldklub, guiding the membership towards the second-tier Danish 1st Department in 1991, with players such as for example afterwards Danish champions Henrik Rasmussen and Jan Pedersen. He became a member of Fortuna Hjørring for another stint in 1994, guiding the membership to the Increase in 1995, by earning both Elitedivisionen as well as the Danish Women's Glass.In 1995, Christensen was hired by Viborg FF in the men's Danish 1st Department, and led the club towards the top-flight Danish Superliga. He maintained the membership towards the eighth-place finish from the Danish Superliga 1995-96 period. In the next period, the membership finished up 11th, and was relegated to the very first Department. He was permitted to retain his placement at the membership, and promptly led the membership to advertising for the Superliga the next period. In the Danish Superliga 1998-99 period, he once again guaranteed another eighth-place end.In July 1999, he was appointed from the Danish Football Association as manager from the Denmark nationwide under-18 football team, as Viborg decided to release him from his contract. In practicality, he also offered as Flemming Serritslev's associate coach from the Denmark nationwide under-21 football group, and led that group on the few events. He left the positioning after a yr, as he approved the present of training Superliga golf club AGF.He just spent half a year in AGF, placing the group in ninth place following the first fifty percent from the Danish Superliga 2000-01 time of year. In the wintertime break, Christensen handed in his resignation, criticizing the AGF administration for too little support and existence. Less than fourteen days later on, he was appointed mind trainer of rival Superliga group AB, seeking to avert relegation. He led the group to a 10th place, nine factors free from the relegation area. The group also reached the 2001 Danish Glass final, but dropped 1–4 to Silkeborg IF. In the next two months, Christensen led Abdominal to 5th and ninth-place coatings, respectively. He cannot agree a agreement extension with Abdominal in the summertime 2003, and remaining the club half a year before time.He was appointed supervisor of his older golf club Viborg FF a couple of days later on. He handled Viborg to two seventh-place coatings in his 1st two seasons using the group. As Viborg dropped 2–3 to Silkeborg IF on March 12, 2006, Christensen arranged an archive of 285 fits as trainer in the Superliga, breaking the previous record arranged by Peter Rudbæk. As the positive shock from the Danish Superliga 2005-06 time of year, Viborg completed in 4th place, with the best goal tally from the little league. The golf club was off to a negative start of Danish Superliga 2006-07. In July 2006, Christensen announced he wished to keep the club following the time of year, and criticized the Viborg administration for confused time of year arrangements, and was subsequently fired from the club.He was hired by Superliga relegation battlers Vejle Boldklub in Apr 2007. ON, MAY 9, 2007 he reclaimed the record of all matches as trainer in the Superliga from Viggo Jensen, when Vejle received 3–0 against Esbjerg fB in his 307th match. He cannot maintain Vejle from relegation, but led the golf club to a bounce-back for the Superliga in 2008. At the wintertime break from the Danish Superliga 2008-09 time of year, Vejle was positioned one point in to the relegation area. With some transfer techniques, the Vejle squad discovered renewed optimism prior to the second fifty percent of the growing season. As Vejle got three factors in the 1st three games from the springtime time of year, Vejle officials sacked Christensen on 17 March 2009. The sacking was criticized as early, and Vejle got nine factors in the rest of the 13 video games and was relegated.On Oct 7, 2009 he was appointed the successor of Superliga golf club Randers FC's fired Mind Trainer John 'Faxe' Jensen on the contract for the rest from the Danish Superliga 2009-10 period. Randers had just two factors after 11 video games, and the purpose of his visit was to carefully turn the group around and prevent relegation. Randers got six factors within the last seven video games before the winter season break halfway through the growing season, departing them 13 factors deep in the relegation area, with all specialists forecasting only relegation by the end from the upcoming springtime time of year. In the wintertime break, Randers parted methods with seven players, attracting four essential signings in Anders Egholm, Yura Movsisyan, Søren Jensen, and Morten Karlsen. Having a historical comeback of 16 successive video games without dropping, Christensen led Randers two factors free from relegation and held the golf club in the very best flight. ON, MAY 17, 2010, he authorized a one-year expansion of his agreement.He was sacked by Randers FC in Apr 2011 because of some bad results. ON, MAY 7, 2011 he was announced as the successor of Kim Poulsen at Danish 1st Department golf club FC Hjørring on the contract operating for all of those other 2010–11 time of year. On June 29 he was came back for any third spell as supervisor of Viborg FF.In the 2012–13 season he got Viborg FF advertised back again to the Danish Superliga. He previously to resign i January 2014 with Viborg on a satisfactory 9th place because of a knee damage that avoided him from carrying out his duties.In the summertime of 2014 he became new supervisor of Danish 1st Division side Vendsyssel FF. In his 1st season the golf club completed 4th in the Danish 1st Department - their finest result ever. In his second time of year the club is at the competition for advertising, but began shedding video games in the springtime of 2016. He still left by shared consent on 23 Apr 2016.


Danish Champ: Fortuna Hjørring, 1994 (Women) Danish Cup Champion: Fortuna Hjørring, 1995 (Women)