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12:15 24-August-2016

Olympic winner stays in Magdeburg

Categories: Germany
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Photo: scm-handball.com

Written by: Rasmus Boysen

The 26-year old Danish national player, left back of SC Magdeburg, Michael Damgaard, extends his contract with one year to the summer of 2018.

The Danish left back had a great first season in the German Bundesliga-club SC Magdeburg, where he was named as the best player of his position in the best League in the world. Furthermore he had was a joker on the Danish national squad, who won the Olympics in Rio this summer.

He had a contract with the renowned East German club SC Magdeburg to the summer of 2017, but now the two sides have reached a new agreement.

SC Magdeburg had a disappointing last season in the Bundesliga. They finished on a eighth place.

Fact Box:
Name: 
Michael Damgaard Nielsen
Date of birth: 18.03.1990
Nationality: Danish
Position: Left back
Height: 192 cm
National caps: 40 (94)
Clubs:
- Rødby HK, Denmark
- HMH, Denmark
-2008: BK Ydun, Denmark
2008-2010: GOG Svendborg TGI, Denmark
2010-2015: TTH Holstebro, Denmark
2015-?: SC Magdeburg, Germany

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