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Mikkel Damsgaard

Denmark

Position
Club
Age
Midfielder
Sampdoria
21
Caps
Goals
Rating
8
4
Group16QFSFF
7
7
6
6
8

One of the most talented Danish players of his generation, the youngster had no trouble adapting to life in Serie A after joining Sampdoria last year and was a virtual ever-present fixture in Claudio Ranieri’s side. Has been compared to Michael Laudrup and scored two goals and assisted two when Denmark beat Moldova 8-0 in a recent qualifier...