In the media

Iranian podcast interview

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A while ago, I did an interview with the Iranian football podcast ‘Gol Bezan’ about my nearly 7 years in Asia & Asian football to discuss the development...

Interview: Use of data in football

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I have in the last 10 years or so worked with data trying to study and explore how to implement data efficiently in the World of football.

Football expert during the World Cup 2018

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The World Cup 2018 has begun and working inside the football industry; it’s an amazing period and possibility to study and analyse our beloved game. The best...

Interview with The Financial Times

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The 2018-football season in China are ahead of us and this past week, I did an interview with The Financial Times to discuss the current status and future pr...

Short video from Shanghai & SIPG F.C.

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A few month ago, I had a visit from Rabona Magazine and the journalist Michael Da Silva, who was producing a short documentary on Chinese football ahead of o...

Joining the Advisory Board of Tonsser

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After months with talks and planning; it’s now official; I’m joining the Advisory Board at the booming international football APP, Tonsser.

Daily Mail on Chinese football

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I had a visit from the English newspaper, The Daily Mail, this past week in Shanghai for them to understand the project and phase of Chinese football.

Succession planning requires a strategy

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After visiting more than 20 top clubs in the past four years and in general developing my own strategy, philosophy & methodology in the past 10 years; I’...

Article - Bloomberg Business

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In the recent months during my traveling, I had some interesting meetings - among them in Beijing with the journalist Tariq Panja from Bloomberg Media (Ameri...

Interview with The New York Times

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The Chinese Super League 2017-season is starting this weekend and the entire World of football is now following the development in China.

Goal.com-article: The future for SIPG

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Working abroad in a fast moving country like China has been and still is a fantastic experience. A few weeks back goal.com visited me for an interview also a...

Cultural intelligence strategy

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In general, I believe you need a strategy for most things in life to control, evaluate, and succeed whatever you are doing or handling.

Modern football tendencies

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This past week, I was invited to the Danish media, Mediano, to discuss modern football tendencies along side the Technical Director of FCN, Flemming Pedersen...

Joining BBC World of Football

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Yesterday, I was interviewed for the ‘BBC World of Football’ podcast regarding the development of the Chinese national team, their current bad run of results...

Podcast with Danish media - Mediano

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I was in Denmark last week due to the FIFA-dates & our short game-break to catch some Danish Super League games and also found time to join the Danish me...

Article with ESPN about ‘The SIPG Way’

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In the beginning of 2016, I helped our club create ‘THE SIPG WAY’ - a talent development strategy, so we all work in the same direction and focus on the play...

Insights on Chinese football

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I had a chat with the journalist James Montague, who was doing a longer piece on the development and current status in Chinese football. The article is very ...

Interview with Manchester United-TV

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Several European top teams are in China these weeks on Pre-Season Tour, & I did an interview with Manchester United-TV as they play in Shanghai tomorrow ...

Official: Hulk signs for our club

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It’s a big step and a massive day for our young club, Shanghai SIPG F.C. when our General Manager, Mr. Sui, today announced the signing of the Brazilian top ...

BBC-story on Chinese football

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A few weeks back, I had a visit from the English BBC World News making a story about the development in Chinese football. They visited me and my Shanghai SIP...

Joining BBC, ESPN & Goal.com

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The January 2016 transfer window in China has reached the headlines all over the World of football and the international media have started to make an intere...

Interview with 4-4-2

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The past week, I did an interview with the football magazine & online site, “4-4-2” about our season in China and an insight on how we work in terms of r...

Interview on the future of Chinese football

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I was interviewed this week as the FC Bayern Munich is here in China with Real Madrid, AC Milan and Inter, so the attention is on China and in the article we...

Interview about my year in China

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I’m interviewed this week in the Danish football magazine Tipsbladet for a chat about my (football season) year in China:

Radio interview - the football boom in China

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The Danish radio station P1 had a story about the new focus on football in China, and I was interviewed to give my view on the growing sport out here & t...

Joined Danish radio football podcast

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During my very short trip to Denmark last week to follow my UEFA Pro license coaching course, I had to wait half a day for the next flight to Shanghai, so I ...

Interview regarding foreign players in China

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A lot of players from Scandinavia are coming to China in these years and lately a Danish international was rumored to the Chinese Super League, so Danish nat...

Interview with Danish newspaper Politiken

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China is number two in the World in this recent transfer window when it comes to spending, so the football is really moving forward out here. I was interview...

Interview with GOAL about Chinese football

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During the Asian Cup 2015, I was working for a Chinese media and the English website GOAL did an article with me regarding my view on Chinese football during...

Follow these players in 2015

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The Danish newspaper BT asked me to point out a Top 10 of interesting players to follow in 2015.

2-year contract signed with Shanghai SIPG

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I’m very proud and happy to annouce that my future now is in place. I have signed a 2-year deal with the upcoming club in China, Shanghai SIPG. I will contin...

Column about the future of the striker

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In Danish football magazine, Tipsbladet, I recently did a column showing my analysis and view on the future of the striker and this crucial position. What ar...

Radio show: Football FM

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This past week, I got an invitation to join the Danish football radio show, “Fodbold FM”, where we discuss football for 2 hours live in the radio at channel ...

Interview in Danish radio show

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Last week, the Danish fotball radio show, ‘Fodbold FM’, did an interview with me regarding the matchfixing-case in Denmark.

Interview: The tactics of Van Gaal

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In this interview, Danish newspaper BT asked me about my view on why Holland did well in the group stage of the World Cup 2014.

Radio interview: My challenge in China

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For two years, I have been living in Mainland China, and it has been and still is a fantastic journey. I’ve learned so much about culture, people, myself and...

Interview - regarding Laudrup and Ilso

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This past week our club released the Danish player Ken Ilso. Therefore the Danish media wanted my comment on why we had to let Ken go. You can read the artic...

Radio interview with Danish P1

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Today, I had the pleasure to do an interview with the Danish radio station P1. We talked about the development of football in Asia and China. I’m very please...

Signing Danish player Ken Ilsø

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Just before the transfer window closed, my Chinese club Guangzhou R&F signed the Danish player Ken Ilsø. This was of an interesting media story in Denmar...

Interview with Danish FA (DBU)

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In January, I started attending the UEFA PRO-license coaching course in Copenhagen, Denmark at the Danish FA (DBU). This is the last step in the internationa...

Interview in Danish magazine Euroman

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The Danish magazine Euroman did a short interview with me this week regarding me position and job in Guangzhou, China working with famous head coach Sven Gör...

Radio show: Beyond The Pitch

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I was very lucky in late December to be invited to the great and famous American radio show - ‘Beyond The Pitch’ to discuss football and the development of f...

Radio show: Football FM

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Just before my departure to China in January 2014, I was invited to the Danish radio show “Football FM” on the Danish broadcast Radio 24/7, where we discuss ...

Radio show: Football FM

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This past week, I was invited to join the football radio program on Danish radio station 24-7, “Fodbold FM”. It was a very interesting debate regarding inter...

Video Analysis: CSL-Season Round Up

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In this video analysis, I look back at the 2013 Chinese Super League season and make a few judgements and analysis on team and players.

Video analysis - The coaching style of Lippi

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Italian coach Marcello Lippi has been the big hero this season in China winning the Championship for the second time in a row and winning the first ever Asia...

Interviews: In Danish media about Wu Lei

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This week star Chinese player Wu Lei from Shanghai East Asia is linked with a potential move to Danish side FC Copenhagen, so in relation to this move, I’ve ...

Video analysis: Asian Champions League Final

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In these analysis, I firstly preview the two teams in the Asian Champions League Final 2013 and analyze the first leg of the game between the teams - FC Seou...

Chinese TV-program - Match of the week

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I’m now working as a football expert analyst at the most popular online-TV program HUPU in China. We make the program “Match of the week”, where I analyze a ...

Video: Interview in China

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In this video interview, I tell about the promising Chinese player, Tycho Collins. A young player, I brought to Denmark for a trial in January and have train...

Interview: Davidsen close to new job

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In these three interviews, I tell famous Danish football magazine, Tipsbladet, website onside.dk, and a local Danish paper about my current job situation.

Interviews: Davidsen considers offers

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In these two interviews with the Danish media, I tell the press that I’m considering two new offers from China and the Middle East.

Interview: My analysis on Chinese football

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I was interviewed by Kenneth Cortsen - Ph.D-Researcher & Business Development Strategist, Master of Science in Business Economics & MBA with focus on...

Chinese players can benefit Danish football

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A story in Danish football magazine Tipsbladet, where I say that Danish clubs should consider signing a Chinese player and then I give feed back on our Chine...

Danish TV: Chinese player in Denmark

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Our Chinese players trial in Denmark has been a success. The player Tycho has performed very well and showed that he has a great potential if he keeps on dev...

Chinese player on trial in Denmark

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In January 2013 I will bring one of my most talented players for trial in Denmark. This is a big step and a part of the academy philosphy to higher the stand...

Danish media regarding our Chinese Academy

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The Danish media has really been very interested in our Chinese player, who is training with famous side Brondby IF in Denmark right now. We have given a lot...

WEF: Danes open football academy in Shanghai

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The famous website writting about Chinese football, wildeastfootball.net has done an interview with me, where I tell about our academy, aims and philosophy.

Two articles about my Chinese job

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In these two articles myself and Ebbe Sand talks about our Academy and why we are trying to build up the football in China.

Article from onside.dk

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Danish website onside.dk brings the story about our good and solid start in Shanghai working with talent development in China Mainland.

Media: Dane new boss in Shanghai

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A collection of stories regarding my goodbye to Danish football and hello to China and Ebbe Sand Soccer Academy.

Article about a Danish talent

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In this article I am asked about one of my talented U19 players - Frederik Holst (Brondby IF). And I can only say a fantastis play, human being and big pleas...

Different media stories

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Here are some different stories from the Danish media, where I talk about different football subjects.

Local kid win Danish Championship

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An article in a local newspaper from the area where I am born telling about me winning the Danish U19 Championship with Brondby IF.