Danish professional football player who is known for his work with the Dutch club Ajax as well as for the Denmark national team. He is most recognized for playing as a winger and for helping the Ajax club win the Eusebio Cup in 2014.
His career began with the youth club Lyngby. In 2002 he began playing for the Heerenveen youth team as well. His senior career came in 2006 when he was moved up to the De Graafschap first team. In 2009, he began playing for Denmark's national team.
He has won several individual honors and awards for his playing including the NEC Player of the Year award during the 2007-2008 season as well as the AFC Ajax Player of the Year award in 2014.
He was born and raised in Glostrup, Denmark.