Morten Bruun

Morten Bruun
Personal information
Full name Morten Bruun
Date of birth (1965-06-28) 28 June 1965
Place of birth Åbenrå, Denmark
Playing position Defender and midfielder
Club information
Current team
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1988–2001 Silkeborg IF 424 (35)
National team
1990–1992 Denmark 11 (0)
Teams managed
2001–2002 Silkeborg IF
2005–2006 SønderjyskE

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Morten Bruun (born 28 June 1965) is a retired Danish football (soccer) player, who played in a defending or midfielder role. He spent his entire club career at Silkeborg IF, with whom he won the 1994 Danish Superliga and 2001 Danish Cup trophies.[1] He played 424 matches and scored 35 goals for the club from 1988 to 2001. He played 11 games for the Denmark national football team, and was an unused substitute when Denmark won the Euro 1992 tournament.

He was brought back to Silkeborg IF as manager in October 2001. He managed the club for nine months, and succeeded in avoiding relegation to the Danish 1st Division. In September 2005, he was appointed manager of SønderjyskE where he stayed for eight months until he was fired.

Morten is currently a football expert for Kanal 6 in Denmark which allows him to travel in England and Spain commenting upon live matches. He is also coach in Lyseng IF youth department (U13 boys)


See also


  1. "Morten Bruun: Jeg er en nødløsning" (in Danish). 22 October 2001. Retrieved 17 March 2012.

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