1981–85 Nordic Football Championship

The 1981–85 Nordic Football Championship was the 13th Nordic Football Championship staged. Four Nordic countries participated: Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. Denmark won the tournament, its third Nordic Championship win.

1981–85 Nordic Football Championship
Tournament details
Host countriesDenmark
Finland
Norway
Sweden
Dates14 May 1981 – 22 May 1985
Teams4
Final positions
Champions Denmark (3rd title)
Runners-up Sweden
Third place Norway
Fourth place Finland
Tournament statistics
Matches played12
Goals scored31 (2.58 per match)
Top scorer(s)Seven players
(2 goals each)

ResultsEdit

[1]

1981Edit

Sweden  1-2  Denmark
Börjesen   75' Bastrup   63'
Elkjær   72'
Attendance: 12,807
Referee: Volker Roth (Germany)
Finland  3-1  Norway
Kousa   31'
Rajaniemi   60'
Turunen   61'
Davidsen   47'
Attendance: 9,941
Sweden  1-0  Finland
Björklund   16' Report
Attendance: 9,595
Finland  1-2  Denmark
Valvee   17' Lauridsen   27'
Eigenbrod   84'
Attendance: 4,300
Denmark  2-1  Norway
Elkjær   19'
Arnesen   68' (pen.)
Report Tom Lund   62'
Attendance: 16,200

1982Edit

Norway  1-1  Finland
Hallvar Thoresen   76' Report Nieminen   16'
Denmark  1-1  Sweden
Arnesen   82' Larsson   68'
Attendance: 15,300
Referee: Rolf Nyhuus (Norway)
Norway  2-1  Denmark
Hareide   20'
Albertsen   23'
Laudrup   26'
Attendance: 16,200
Denmark  3-2  Finland
Bastrup   4'
Lerby   66'
Busk   72'
Valvee   8'
Turunen   37'
Attendance: 5,700
Norway  1-0  Sweden
Tom Lund   55' Report
Attendance: 22,403

1983Edit

Finland  0-3  Sweden
Report Eriksson   1', 23'
Sunesson   3'

1985Edit

Sweden  1-0  Norway
Prytz   86' (pen.) Report

TableEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1   Denmark 6 4 1 1 11 8 +3 9
2   Sweden 6 3 1 2 7 4 +3 7
3   Norway 6 2 1 3 6 8 –2 5
4   Finland 6 1 1 4 7 11 –4 3

WinnersEdit

 1981–85 Nordic Football Championship Winners 
 
Denmark
Second title

StatisticsEdit

GoalscorersEdit

There were 31 goals scored in 12 matches, for an average of 2.58 goals per match.

2 goals

1 goal

See alsoEdit

Balkan Cup
Baltic Cup
Central European International Cup
Mediterranean Cup

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Nordic Football Championship 1981-1983 results". EU-football.info. Retrieved 1 June 2022.

External linksEdit