Originally Posted by Covert
Zidan has Danish citizenship? I thought it didint go through beacus he beat up his girlfriend?.
No, Zidan is not a Danish citizen, but he was selected for the team of the year with a mix of Danish internationals and Danish league stars, due to him being a member of the the Danish Players Association...
The Danish team of the year 2004 looks like this:
Thomas Sørensen (Aston Villa)
Niclas Jensen (B. Dortmund), Per Krøldrup (Udinese), Leon Andreasen, Den U21 (AGF Aarhus), Daniel Agger, Den U21 (Brøndby)
Martin Retov, Den U21 (Brøndby), Thomas Kahlenberg, Den U21 (Brøndby), Thomas Gravesen (Real Madrid)
Mohamed Zidan, Egypt (FC Midtjylland/ now Werder Bremen), Jon Dahl Tomasson (Milan), Steffen Højer (OB Odense)