Baku, November 18, AZERTAC
Denmark coach Morten Olsen resigned after Denmark failed to qualify for Euro 2016 on Tuesday, according to espnfc.com.
Olsen's 15-year reign ended after the Danes' 4-3 aggregate defeat to Sweden in their playoff.
Late headers from Yussuf Poulsen and Jannik Vestergaard ensured Denmark at least claimed a 2-2 draw on the night, but it was not enough to prevent Olsen from saying farewell.
"I have informed the players that the DBU and I have agreed that there is no point in continuing," Olsen said.
"Of course, it hurts to end this way after more than 35 years [as a player and coach] but I feel most sorry for the Danes, for the fans. That has the largest importance to me. I feel a bit empty with regards to the match."
The 66-year-old managed Denmark in four major international tournaments, and was the longest-serving international manager on the continent.
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