Poul Nielsen

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Birthday
25, 1891
Birthplace
Copenhagen, Denmark
Death Date
Aug 9, 1962 (70)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
25, 1891
Birthplace
Copenhagen, Denmark
Death Date
Aug 9, 1962 (70)

About

Danish forward who became the all-time leading goalscorer for the national team and led the squad to silver in the 1912 Olympics.

Before Fame

Growing up, he would sneak into soccer matches without a ticket, earning the nickname Gratist or just Tist.

Trivia

He played his entire 20-year career with the Kjobenhavns Boldklub, leading them to six Danish football championships.

Family Life

He grew up in the capital of Denmark, Copenhagen.

Associated With

He and Daniel Agger both played for Denmark's national team.