Birth date 28 Feb 1980 (40 years)
Nationality Denmark Denmark
Height 183 cm
Position Midfielder
Team history
FC Copenhagen 2014 - 2015
Ajax Amsterdam 2012 - 2014
Evian Thonon Gaillard 2011 - 2012
Liverpool 2010 - 2011
Juventus 2008 - 2010
Sevilla 2006 - 2008
Schalke 04 2002 - 2006
FC Copenhagen 2000 - 2002
Nordvest F.C. 1997 - 2000

Christian Bager Poulsen is a very experienced Danish footballer who currently features for the Spanish side Sevilla FC. He plays as a central midfielder or defensive midfielder and is also an international for Denmark.

Christian Poulsen made his professional debut for the Danish giants at FC Copenhagen in 2000 and after two season he was off to German side Schalke for a transfer fee of 7 million euros, the most expensive sale by a Danish club at the time. He featured in 111 matches in all competitions for the Germans and in the summer of 2006 was signed by Sevilla on a free transfer.

Poulsen won the UEFA Cup with Sevilla in 2007 and was named the best new signing in Spain by Spanish sports daily Marca. He became the first player to be named Danish Player of the Year for two consecutive years, when he also won the 2006 award.

He has been a Danish international since 2001 and has featured in over 55 matches for them.