Denmark Features

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Denmark coach Morten Olsen sorry for 9/11 comment

ESPN staff | September, 10 2013

Morten Olsen has apologised after likening Denmark’s 4-0 World Cup qualifying defeat against Armenia to 9/11. The Denmark coach is readying his side for the return fixture, after losing heavily at Copenhagen on June 11, and made the comm...

Bennett: 11 talking points from the Group Stage

Roger Bennett | June, 20 2012

1. A TOURNAMENT OF CONTRAST  The dire storylines emanating from Poland and Ukraine before the opening game were the darkest to dog a tournament since the 1978 World Cup was propped up by a struggling Argentine military junta. Amid swirlin...

David Hirshey: Group stage therapy

David Hirshey | June, 20 2012

For the past two weeks, my life has followed a familiar trajectory -- two-hour lunches followed by two hours of rigorous "physical therapy" for my slipped Euro disk. These are the necessities when one of the world's two great socce...

Jacobsen: We need to deliver to beat Germany

Mark Lomas | June, 17 2012

  Defender Lars Jacobsen believes Denmark have to “deliver on the highest level possible” against Germany if they are to secure progress to the Euro 2012 quarter-finals. Germany have won their first two games of the tourname...

Jolly: Team of the eliminated

Richard Jolly | June, 20 2012

Excellence is sometimes rewarded with an early exit. As half the sides in Euro 2012 face up to the reality that their campaign is over, it is a particular shame that some players will not be seen again this summer. So our team of the departed, p...

Denmark 1-2 Germany: Germany send Danes packing

June, 17 2012

  Denmark were knocked out of Euro 2012 as they fell to a 2-1 defeat to Germany. Needing a win over the group favourites to progress, as Portugal beat Netherlands, the Danes went behind to a Lukas Podolski strike early on but equalised th...

Group permutations

Dale Johnson | June, 13 2012

GROUP D England and France go into the final group game level on points and both teams know a draw will guarantee their place in the quarter-finals. Ukraine have to beat England to qualify, as with a draw and a loss for France they would los...

Alemania y Portugal avanzaron a cuartos

Federico Manfredo | June, 18 2012

CRACOVIA (Enviado especial) -- Nuestro temor era el de encontrarnos con dos partidos "algo aburridos", por un lado por las limitadas dotes ofensivas de Dinamarca y, por el otro, por los precedentes más violentos que divertidos e...

UEFA fines and bans Bendtner over pants

ESPN staff | June, 18 2012

Denmark striker Nicklas Bendtner has been banned for one competitive match and fined €100,000 for showing his sponsored underwear versus Portugal. Bendtner, 24, revealed a logo of a betting company on his underpants during the celebration...

Nicklas Bendtner facing pants punishment

ESPN staff | June, 15 2012

UEFA has confirmed that it will take disciplinary action against Denmark striker Nicklas Bendtner after he revealed sponsored underpants during his team’s 3-2 defeat to Portugal. Bendtner dropped his shorts below his waistline and raised...

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