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Dramatic from start to finish as Croatia end Denmark’s cup in shootout

CROATIA 1 (Mandzukic 4’) DENMARK 1 (M. Jorgensen 1’) CROATIA WON 3-2 ON PENALTIES By Charlie Johns Croatia is through to the quarter-finals with a 3-2 penalty shootout win over Denmark after its keeper Danijel Subasic equalled a World Cup record by saving three spot kicks in the one match. The match also set a […]

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France and Denmark through to knockout stage after dour 0-0 draw

Denmark 0 France 0 By Sam Burge France and Denmark have played out the first 0-0 draw of the 2018 World Cup, a result which sees both teams qualify for the knockout stage from group C. With France already guaranteed a spot in the last 16 and Denmark only needing a draw to guarantee their […]

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Where’s Timmy? Australia on brink of exit after 1-1 draw with Denmark

Denmark 1 (Eriksen 7’) Australia 1 (Jedinak 38’ pen) By Sam Burge Australian captain Mile Jedinak said his side were unlucky not to get all three points in an enthralling Group C match that wasn’t without controversy. The VAR played its part once again, this time helping Australia and Jedinak level up from the spot […]

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Peru’s missed opportunities in 1-0 loss to Denmark

Peru 0 Denmark 1 (Poulsen 59’) By Sam Burge Denmark have managed to hold on for a 1-0 win, in what was an open and entertaining Group C clash that Peru dominated for large periods. The only goal came in the 59th minute when Peru were exposed on the counter when Christian Eriksen delivered a […]

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Denmark

By Sam Burge Team: Denmark Nickname: Danish Dynamite World ranking: 12 World Cup appearances: 4 (quarter finals in 1998; last appearance 2010) Qualifying: Denmark finished second to a red-hot Poland team in their European qualifying group meaning they had to go through a second round play-off where they faced the Republic of Ireland. The Danes […]

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Getting Real About Illicit Drug Use at EDM Festivals

The electronic dance music (EDM) business, propelled by large scale music festivals, has grown to an estimated worth of $4.5 billion, […]

World XI – Jakob Gisik

Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris (France) Lloris edges out Golden Glove winner Thibaut Courtois as the starting goalkeeper. The French captain wasn’t […]

World XI – Vincent Smith-Koppie

Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois (Belgium) Thibaut Courtois finished the World Cup with a tournament-high 27 saves including some special efforts in […]

World XI – Ben James

Goalkeeper – Kasper Schmeichel (Denmark) The main reason behind Denmark’s group stage survival, Kasper more than lived up to his […]

World XI – Michael Djordjieski

Goalkeeper – Jordan Pickford (England) The 24-year-old Everton shot stopper was immense for England throughout the tournament. Pickford arguably produced […]

World XI – Josh Knox

Goalkeeper – Guillermo Ochoa (Mexico) Ochoa only featured in the four matches but made a whopping 25 saves in the […]

World XI – Dominic Unwin

Goalkeeper – Jordan Pickford Gareth Southgate’s decision to leave veteran Joe Hart out of England’s squad paid off after Pickford […]