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Ove Pedersen (born 30 August 1954) is a Danish football manager and a former player. He is currently working as an assistant for the sporting director in FC Midtjylland.[1]

Ove Pedersen
Personal information
Date of birth (1954-08-30) 30 August 1954 (age 64)
Place of birth Denmark
Club information
Current team
FC Midtjylland (sporting director)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1980–1981 Ikast FS
1982–1986 Herning Fremad
Teams managed
1987 Viborg FF (reserves)
1988–1990 Vildbjerg SF
1991–1995 Herning Fremad
1996–1997 Qatar U-17
1997–1999 Herning Fremad
1999–2002 FC Midtjylland
2002–2005 Esbjerg fB
2006–2008 AGF
2009–2011 Esbjerg fB
2011–2014 FC Vestsjælland
2014–2015 Odense BK
2015 FC Fredericia
2015–2016 Hobro IK
2017– FC Midtjylland (sporting director)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

He previously managed FC Midtjylland and Esbjerg fB to bronze medals in the Danish Superliga. He was the manager of Danish club AGF until 31 December, on 1 January 2009 he returned as manager at Esbjerg fB, but resigned on 14 March 2011. From 2011 to 2014 he was the manager of FC Vestsjælland. Ove Pedersen was sacked as manager of Hobro IK in November 2016, as the club was leading the Danish Division 1.


  1. ^ FCM søger sportschef - hyrer Ove P.,, 28 June 2017

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