John Jensen

Where is John Jensen now?

John Jensen, a cult hero at Arsenal, retired from full time playing in 1999 after moving back to Denmark to take on a player manager role at Herfolge.

After a succesful first season with the club where they won the league he was sacked the following season when they were relegated.

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In 2002 he joined Brondby as assistant manager to Michael Laudrup where he stayed for four years before following Laudrup to Spanish side Getafe.

Jensen stayed there for just one season before returning to Denmark again in 2009 when he was appointed manager of Randers. Unfortunately he was sacked after a string of poor results.

In January 2011 John Jensen was back in English football when he was appointed assistant manager at Blackburn Rovers working under Steve Kean.

In September 2011 John Jensen left his role at Blackburn Rovers for reasons unknown but was back in employment a year later when he was hired by Brondby as a consultant.

Since May 2014 Jensen has been managing Danish third division side Fremad Amager.

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John Jensen: Premier League Statistics

NationalityDanish
PositionMidfielder
Appearances98
Goals1
Yellow Cards12
Red Cards0
Premier League Teams Played forArsenal

Statistics courtesy of www.premierleague.com