Euro 2012 qualifying

Danes deny Portugal, France through

October 11, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Denmark beat Portugal to an automatic place at Euro 2012 with a 2-1 victory in their winner-takes-all meeting in Copenhagen.

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Michael Krohn-Delhi gave them a 13th minute lead and Nicklas Bendtner doubled the advantage soon after the hour mark. Cristiano Ronaldo's last-minute goal will prove scant consolation for the Portuguese, who must now negotiate the play-offs if they are to play in Poland and Ukraine.

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