Ten days before beginning of World Cup 2011 in Sweden, Danish national coach, Ulrik Wilbek still has doubt about playing, for a year, best national line player, Michael Knudsen. Knudsen, well known as a quality attacker, but also as a player, who has a lot of problems with injuries, still isn’t totally fit from his last surgery. That is why media in Denmark prognosis is that Wilbek has 14 names and to with “?”, Michael Knudsen and right back, Kasper Søndergaard.
Goalkeepers: Niklas Landin, Søren Rasmussen
Left wings: Lars Christiansen, Anders Eggert
Right wings: Hans Lindberg, Lasse Svan Hansen
Line players: Jesper Nøddesbo, René Toft Hansen
Back players: Mikkel Hansen, Lasse Boesen, Bo Spellerberg, Thomas Mogensen, Mads Christiansen, Kasper Nielsen
Denmark will play at the “home court” in Malmo. In Preliminary round, European champions from 2008 will play against Algeria, Australia, Serbia, Croatia and Romania.