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Danish Ligaen


Lyngby Boldklub A/S

Traditional Lyngby football shirt

Founded in 1921 the club is based at Lyngby Stadion in the suburbs of Copenhagen. Previously known as Lyngby FC this entity went bankrupt in 2001 and they were relegated to the amateur Danmarksserien league, just below the top three Danish pro leagues. By season 2005/06 they had forced their way back into the Danish second flight - Viasat Sport 1, and by 2007/08 into the top league (SAS Ligaen) only to be relegated after one year. The club's honours include 2 Danish League Championships and 3 Danish Cups (Landspokalturneringen).


Top 40 Nordic Football Clubs ranked by Average Attendance

FC Copenhagen of the Danish headed the list of top 40 Nordic Football Clubs as ranked by Average Attendance for season 2008. Norway's Rosenborg BK were ranked second and Swedens' top ranked team were AIK, in 5th position. Countries included in this analysis were: Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Norway. Domestic league matches only - Sweden, Norway and Finland play only during summer months therefore 2004/05 refers only to 2005 season etc.