Anders Dahl-Nielsen

As of July 7, 2013

Anders Dahl -Nielsen ( born January 27, 1951 in Aarhus ) is a former Danish handball player and handball coach.



Anders Dahl -Nielsen grew up in Hedensted and he played football in the youth department of Velje BK, where Allan Simonsen was a teammate. When the multi-talented athletes attended the Rødkilde high school, discovered a gym teacher be hand balle talent. At 17 he made ​​his debut for the handball team of Vejle Idrætsforening, who played in the 2nd Division. When he began his studies in Odense, he joined Tarup- Paarup IF, for which he ran aground 1971-1974. Then he ran for Fredericia KFUM. With Fredericia he won in 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978 and 1979 the championship. From 1980 he played in Ribe HK, where he also served as player-coach and later finished his playing career.

Dahl -Nielsen played a total of 209 caps for the Danish national team, in which he scored 610 hits. With Denmark, he took in 1976, 1980 and 1984 at the Olympic Games in part.

Coaches and officials

From 1987 to 1992, Dahl -Nielsen coach of the Danish men's national team. Then he coached between 1993 and 1998 the Bundesliga SG Flensburg- Handewitt, who won the EHF Cup under his leadership in 1997. From 1998 to 2004 he coached the Danish first division club Skjern Håndbold, who won the championship in 2002 and 2003 and the EHF Challenge Cup 1999. In 2004, Dahl -Nielsen the office of the athletic director at Skjern and three years later he returned to SG Flensburg- Handewitt, there to assume the office of the athletic director. From 2010 he holds this office again in Skjern.