FC Midtjylland is a Danish team from Herning and Ikast and plays in the Danish top flight, the Superliga.
Nicknamed the Wolves they have generally built a reputation of finding and developing promising talents.
In July 2004 FC Midtjylland was the first Danish club to have its own football academy, similar to that of French side FC Nantes. The academy attracts players from throughout Denmark, as well as players from a partnering club in Nigeria – FC Ebedei.
On the pitch the club has been runner-up four times in the Danish Cup final, and finished second twice and third twice in the Superliga.