Advertisement
BE PART OF THE TEAM

Access exclusive podcasts, interviews and analysis with a monthly or annual membership

Become A Member
Dublin: 4°C Saturday 27 February 2021

#Denmark

# denmark-soccer - Sunday 12 November, 2017

After years in the footballing wilderness, Ireland's hero last night is finally getting due recognition
# Profile
# Profile

After years in the footballing wilderness, Ireland's hero last night is finally getting due recognition

Nov 12th 2017, 8:35 AM 12,885 Views 8 Comments

Darren Randolph was deservedly named man of the match in Copenhagen.

Bendtner: Maybe we thought Ireland would attack more instead of just kicking the ball away
# Finely Balanced
# Finely Balanced

Bendtner: Maybe we thought Ireland would attack more instead of just kicking the ball away

Nov 12th 2017, 7:00 AM 10,135 Views 13 Comments

The ex-Arsenal striker says Denmark now have the advantage ahead of the second leg in Dublin.

'If we can keep Denmark out on their home patch, we can do it on ours' - Duffy
# Big Man
# Big Man

'If we can keep Denmark out on their home patch, we can do it on ours' - Duffy

Nov 12th 2017, 6:00 AM 3,771 Views 2 Comments

Ireland’s centre-half is confident of another cleen sheet in Tuesday’s World Cup play-off second

# denmark-soccer - Saturday 11 November, 2017

'The onus is on the home side to try to break the team down. We've set out with a gameplan'
# Reaction
# Reaction

'The onus is on the home side to try to break the team down. We've set out with a gameplan'

Nov 11th 2017, 11:35 PM 4,396 Views 4 Comments

Martin O’Neill said he was “very pleased” with the Irish players’ effort this evening.

Ireland's World Cup play-off on a knife edge after draw away to Denmark
# All To Play For
# All To Play For

Ireland's World Cup play-off on a knife edge after draw away to Denmark

Nov 11th 2017, 9:46 PM 28,326 Views 90 Comments

Martin O’Neill’s men held the home side to a 0-0 stalemate at Parken Stadium tonight.

As it happened: Ireland v Denmark, World Cup qualification play-off first leg
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v Denmark, World Cup qualification play-off first leg

Nov 11th 2017, 8:02 PM 80,934 Views 70 Comments

Ireland took on Denmark, with a spot in Russia 2018 up for grabs.

Callum O'Dowda named in Ireland team to face Denmark in tonight's World Cup play-off
# Starting XI
# Starting XI

Callum O'Dowda named in Ireland team to face Denmark in tonight's World Cup play-off

Nov 11th 2017, 6:24 PM 36,025 Views 47 Comments

The Boys in Green are away in Copenhagen for the first leg.

Martin O'Neill on the cusp of becoming Ireland's most successful manager since Jack Charlton
# Analysis
# Analysis

Martin O'Neill on the cusp of becoming Ireland's most successful manager since Jack Charlton

Nov 11th 2017, 7:45 AM 3,966 Views 18 Comments

The upcoming games with Denmark will have a huge impact on the manager’s legacy.

Poll: How do you think Ireland's World Cup play-off against Denmark will go tonight?
# Have Your Say
# Have Your Say

Poll: How do you think Ireland's World Cup play-off against Denmark will go tonight?

Nov 11th 2017, 6:45 AM 5,914 Views 24 Comments

The first leg kicks off at 7.45pm tonight.

# denmark-soccer - Friday 10 November, 2017

How will Denmark set up against Ireland in tomorrow's World Cup play-off?
# Probable Line-up
# Probable Line-up

How will Denmark set up against Ireland in tomorrow's World Cup play-off?

Nov 10th 2017, 9:43 PM 5,894 Views 5 Comments

The home side have got plenty of experience throughout the team.

Two years on from the goal that nobody saw, Brady is hoping for another big night in Copenhagen
# Hadn't The Foggiest
# Hadn't The Foggiest

Two years on from the goal that nobody saw, Brady is hoping for another big night in Copenhagen

Nov 10th 2017, 5:41 PM 7,715 Views 6 Comments

The Dubliner has come up with a couple of massive moments for Ireland in recent years.

'He was a good landlord!' - Denmark manager used to rent a house from old friend Martin O'Neill
# The Opposition
# The Opposition

'He was a good landlord!' - Denmark manager used to rent a house from old friend Martin O'Neill

Nov 10th 2017, 3:54 PM 6,818 Views 2 Comments

Age Hareide and the Ireland boss were team-mates at Manchester City and Norwich City.

'If you were playing Fifa or Football Manager, there's no question you would be picking the Danish team'
# Looking Ahead
# Looking Ahead

'If you were playing Fifa or Football Manager, there's no question you would be picking the Danish team'

Nov 10th 2017, 7:05 AM 6,740 Views 7 Comments

Journalist Klaus Egelund gives the view from Denmark ahead of their World Cup play-off first-leg against Ireland this weekend.

# denmark-soccer - Thursday 9 November, 2017

9 places in next summer's World Cup still up for grabs - here are the teams in the running
# Last Chance
# Last Chance

9 places in next summer's World Cup still up for grabs - here are the teams in the running

Nov 9th 2017, 5:13 PM 7,089 Views 1 Comment

It’s a big week for a lot of countries.

Injured duo link up with Irish squad as they prepare to fly out to Copenhagen
# Support
# Support

Injured duo link up with Irish squad as they prepare to fly out to Copenhagen

Nov 9th 2017, 2:23 PM 6,297 Views 5 Comments

Seamus Coleman and Jon Walters have joined up with the Boys in Green ahead of their vital World Cup play-off games.

Irish football fans warned against buying tickets in Danish section
# Restriction
# Restriction

Irish football fans warned against buying tickets in Danish section

Nov 9th 2017, 10:49 AM 20,177 Views 56 Comments

“If they are capable of beating the security, stay quiet and take off the green jersey,” a DBU official added.

# denmark-soccer - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Here's what the Ireland team to face Denmark should be
# Opinion
# Opinion

Here's what the Ireland team to face Denmark should be

Nov 8th 2017, 8:05 PM 28,216 Views 32 Comments

Martin O’Neill faces some difficult calls in the coming days.

'He's a world-class player and deserves all the credit he gets' - Arter on Denmark's danger man
# Midfield Battle
# Midfield Battle

'He's a world-class player and deserves all the credit he gets' - Arter on Denmark's danger man

Nov 8th 2017, 6:41 PM 4,993 Views 6 Comments

The midfielder says Ireland must stop Christian Eriksen, but warned that they can’t concentrate on one player.

# denmark-soccer - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Quiz: Before they face Ireland, how well do you remember these Danish footballers?
# It's Quizness Time
# It's Quizness Time

Quiz: Before they face Ireland, how well do you remember these Danish footballers?

Nov 7th 2017, 4:56 PM 26,442 Views 32 Comments

The countdown is on to the first leg in Copenhagen next Saturday.

Keane: 'You don’t want lads picking up daft yellow cards for kicking the ball away'
# Use The Head
# Use The Head

Keane: 'You don’t want lads picking up daft yellow cards for kicking the ball away'

Nov 7th 2017, 3:01 PM 10,128 Views 10 Comments

The Ireland assistant boss won’t be telling his players to pull out of tackles during this weekend’s World Cup play-off, however.

The 10 Ireland players in danger of missing the second Denmark game through suspension
# Concern
# Concern

The 10 Ireland players in danger of missing the second Denmark game through suspension

Nov 7th 2017, 7:42 AM 23,884 Views 12 Comments

James McClean and Darren Randolph are among the individuals on a yellow card from previous games.

# denmark-soccer - Monday 6 November, 2017

Ireland's centre-backs face Denmark on the back of contrasting fortunes at club level
# Looking Ahead
# Looking Ahead

Ireland's centre-backs face Denmark on the back of contrasting fortunes at club level

Nov 6th 2017, 11:44 PM 5,687 Views 1 Comment

Ciaran Clark has struggled to get into the Newcastle side, while Shane Duffy has thrived at Brighton.

‘There will be times that we have to play without the ball… Maybe a five, six, seven-minute spell’
# On The Backfoot
# On The Backfoot

‘There will be times that we have to play without the ball… Maybe a five, six, seven-minute spell’

Nov 6th 2017, 8:05 PM 15,102 Views 27 Comments

Martin O’Neill admits his side will be forced to defend for long periods in the upcoming World Cup play-off matches against Denmark.

One of Denmark's top strikers fractured his wrist yesterday
# Wristy Business
# Wristy Business

One of Denmark's top strikers fractured his wrist yesterday

Nov 6th 2017, 8:44 AM 9,734 Views 4 Comments

Nicolai Jorgensen was last season’s Eredivisie top scorer.

# denmark-soccer - Sunday 5 November, 2017

‘There were no women allowed in the crowd… It was the most hostile place I’ve ever played football’
# Intimidating
# Intimidating

‘There were no women allowed in the crowd… It was the most hostile place I’ve ever played football’

Nov 5th 2017, 7:30 AM 13,339 Views 1 Comment

Shay Given chats to The42 about facing Iran in Tehran and other past World Cup play-offs.

# denmark-soccer - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

With less than 2 weeks until Denmark, here's how Ireland's key players are shaping up
# Form
# Form

With less than 2 weeks until Denmark, here's how Ireland's key players are shaping up

Oct 31st 2017, 8:56 PM 9,821 Views 16 Comments

Some of Ireland’s likely starting XI to face the Danes have fared better than others at club level in recent weeks.

'Ireland has just over 500 successful passes on the last third. We have about 1,100'
# Style
# Style

'Ireland has just over 500 successful passes on the last third. We have about 1,100'

Oct 31st 2017, 4:44 PM 10,047 Views 11 Comments

Denmark coach Age Hareide is well aware of their upcoming World Cup play-off opponents’ strengths.

The Ajax starlet who lit up last season's Europa League is only on standby for Ireland-Denmark
# Waiting Game
# Waiting Game

The Ajax starlet who lit up last season's Europa League is only on standby for Ireland-Denmark

Oct 31st 2017, 3:57 PM 6,640 Views 9 Comments

Kasper Dolberg looks unlikely to feature against Martin O’Neill’s side.

# denmark-soccer - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Worry for Ireland as James McCarthy suffers another setback
# Bad Fortune
# Bad Fortune

Worry for Ireland as James McCarthy suffers another setback

Oct 29th 2017, 8:00 PM 19,610 Views 33 Comments

The Toffees midfielder may not be available for the Boys in Green’s crucial upcoming play-off matches against Denmark.

# denmark-soccer - Thursday 26 October, 2017

'I haven’t forgotten him' - Uncapped Wolves full-back Doherty earns recall
# In Form
# In Form

'I haven’t forgotten him' - Uncapped Wolves full-back Doherty earns recall

Oct 26th 2017, 5:25 PM 6,569 Views 3 Comments

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill also spoke highly of ‘improving’ Preston pair Sean Maguire and Alan Browne.

No Walters as Ireland squad to face Denmark in World Cup play-off announced
# Extended
# Extended

No Walters as Ireland squad to face Denmark in World Cup play-off announced

Oct 26th 2017, 1:04 PM 26,846 Views 34 Comments

The Boys in Green meet the Danes over two legs in November.

3 players we'd like to see in the Ireland squad today
# Hopefuls
# Hopefuls

3 players we'd like to see in the Ireland squad today

Oct 26th 2017, 9:41 AM 11,200 Views 7 Comments

Martin O’Neill will name his provisional squad to face Denmark in the World Cup play-offs this afternoon.

# denmark-soccer - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

'At the moment, if Martin fell in muck he’d still smell of Old Spice. I think we’re going to qualify'
# PREDICTION
# PREDICTION

'At the moment, if Martin fell in muck he’d still smell of Old Spice. I think we’re going to qualify'

Updated Oct 24th 2017, 5:00 PM 33,274 Views 20 Comments

Ex-Ireland midfielder Keith Andrews believes Ireland will come through next month’s World Cup play-off with Denmark.

# denmark-soccer - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Brighton boss Chris Hughton delivers potentially great news for Ireland
# Fingers Crossed
# Fingers Crossed

Brighton boss Chris Hughton delivers potentially great news for Ireland

Oct 19th 2017, 12:14 PM 8,248 Views 6 Comments

The ex-Ireland full-back is hopeful Shane Duffy is available for this weekend’s Premier League meeting with West Ham.

# denmark-soccer - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

'The feeling here is that Ireland will be tough to beat but, individually, we have the better players'
# Alternate View
# Alternate View

'The feeling here is that Ireland will be tough to beat but, individually, we have the better players'

Oct 17th 2017, 9:00 PM 11,208 Views 11 Comments

The Danes feel they have enough quality to get past the Republic of Ireland in the World Cup play-offs.

Here's all you need to know about Ireland's World Cup play-off opponents
# Fyi
# Fyi

Here's all you need to know about Ireland's World Cup play-off opponents

Oct 17th 2017, 5:38 PM 12,381 Views 10 Comments

There’s a lot more to Denmark than world-class Tottenham star Christian Eriksen.

'Now let's take our chance' - Ireland boss glad to avoid Italy in World Cup play-off
# Favourable
# Favourable

'Now let's take our chance' - Ireland boss glad to avoid Italy in World Cup play-off

Oct 17th 2017, 2:24 PM 7,536 Views 1 Comment

Martin O’Neill is also happy that the second leg against Denmark will be at home.

# denmark-soccer - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Ranking the 4 teams Ireland could face in the play-offs in order of difficulty
# Rivals
# Rivals

Ranking the 4 teams Ireland could face in the play-offs in order of difficulty

Oct 10th 2017, 11:59 PM 22,859 Views 22 Comments

Portugal’s win over Switzerland tonight means Martin O’Neill’s side could face the latter.

# denmark-soccer - Thursday 21 July, 2016

'Maybe my story will help others take a pill or two less'
# Regret
# Regret

'Maybe my story will help others take a pill or two less'

Jul 21st 2016, 3:08 PM 49,031 Views 7 Comments

Ex-Liverpool centre-back Daniel Agger has revealed constant medication took its toll on his health.

# denmark-soccer - Friday 27 November, 2015

Albania could face disqualification from Euro 2016 over match-fixing allegations
# Allegations
# Allegations

Albania could face disqualification from Euro 2016 over match-fixing allegations

Nov 27th 2015, 4:31 PM 12,044 Views 15 Comments

Denmark could be back in Euro 2016 if match-fixing claims by Armenia FA are found to be true.