Denmark on Pace to Advance in World Cup After Draw With Australia

Here’s how Australia in addition to Denmark tied:

0: Australia Comes Close

Arzani forces a save via Schmeichel in addition to the item bounces away. Leckie’s shot shortly after is actually also saved. Great via Australia.

82’: Missed Chance

Arzani’s cross seeks Juric, yet he’s well covered by Denmark.

80’: Aussies Want a Win

Leckie goes for a header inside the box, yet the item hits his shoulder in addition to goes well wide. Having lost its opener, Australia will be much less happy having a draw.

76’: Australia’s Nabbout Injured

Nabbout of Australia is actually in a lot of pain after an arm injury. He’ll be replaced by Tomi Juric.

73’: More Pressure via the Aussies

Rogic’s effort is actually on net, yet Schmeichel get down to save. Moments later, he gets off another blast of which goes wide.

71’: Australia Miss!

Mooy of Australia blasts a shot via just outside the box yet the item goes over. He holds his head in dismay.

68’: Danger inside the Denmark Box

Mooy chips the item in, in addition to Schmeichel can only get a hand to the item. Leckie sends a scary cross zipping along the face of goal, in addition to Dalsgaard only just arrives to clear the item away.

67’: Strong Defense on Both Sides

Both teams are playing effective defense This specific half, particularly closing down moves when they get close to the box.

59’: Poulsen Out for Denmark

No more chances for Poulsen to atone for his hand ball. He is actually subbed out for Martin Braithwaite.

56’: A Cross to Nowhere

Australia gets a spell of possession of which ends with Risdon launching a cross to nowhere.

51’: Chance for Denmark

Sisto pumps a shot wide for Denmark after a Great series of passes. Poulsen made the last pass as he bids to atone for his handball.

47’: Second Half Kicks Off

A draw would likely be a solid result for Denmark, in addition to would likely keep Australia alive. yet of course a win would likely be far better for both teams.


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The second goal opened up the game in addition to both teams are pressing for a go-ahead goal.

43’: Near Miss!

A free kick sails dangerously into the box for Denmark, Poulsen pulls off a cheeky back heel in addition to the item comes to Sainsbury of Australia. He boots the item toward goal! Luckily the possible own goal is actually saved.

41’: What Led to Australia’s Goal

Here’s what set up of which penalty. Leckie got a header inside the box. Poulsen jumped, yet he blocked the effort with his hand.

39’: GOAL! the item’s 1-1

Australia ties the item up. Jedinak sends the penalty into the net!

38’: Hold of which Thought!

the item’s a penalty for Australia!

37’: The 1-0 World Cup

Soccer haters like to blast the 0-0 draw, yet the 1-0 game is actually sometimes worse, especially when the goal comes early, in addition to the team of which scored sits back to absorb pressure. This specific has sort of become the 1-0 Cup.

31’: Australia Applying Pressure

Great footwork by Matthew Leckie of Australia leads to a cross to Robbie Kruse in addition to a blocked shot.

24’: Missed Chances

After a turnover, Sisto of Denmark enterprisingly tries a quick shot at the edge of the box. Saved.

Then, Rogic tries a shot via outside the box for Australia, yet the item’s well wide.

17’: Aussies in Trouble

A loss doesn’t mathematically eliminate Australia yet the item very nearly does. The Socceroos need to fight back. At the moment though Denmark continues to control the action.

10’ Another 1-0 Match? the item’s Early

After three 1-0 games yesterday, in addition to 10 so far inside the tournament, This specific game too is actually 1-0. yet there are 80 more minutes for more goals.

7’: GOAL! Denmark Up, 1-0

Denmark goes ahead! Nicolai Jorgensen got the ball inside the box in addition to made a beautiful finesse chip to a charging Christian Eriksen. He made no mistake in addition to drove the item home.

6’: Corner to Australia

Matthew Leckie headed the item far too high.

3’: Quick Free Kick for Denmark

the item curls in, yet is actually headed away. of which leads to a corner, which leads to Thomas Delaney sending a header well wide.


Australia in addition to Denmark in action during their World Cup match on Thursday.

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0’: Kickoff!

Denmark in white, Australia in dark green. Who says the United States didn’t make the earth Cup? An American, Mark Geiger, is actually the video referee today.

Where They Stand

France in addition to Denmark sit at the top of the group with 3 points, meaning Australia (0 points) is actually in serious need of a win to get back inside the hunt. yet bookmakers have them as 3-1 underdogs to do so.

Denmark’s Starting Lineup

1 Schmeichel

4 Kjaer

6 Christensen

8 Delaney

9 N Jorgensen

10 Eriksen

14 Dalsgaard

17 Stryger Larsen

19 Schone

20 Poulsen

23 Sisto

Australia’s Starting Lineup

1 Ryan

5 Milligan

7 Leckie

10 Kruse

11 Nabbout

13 Mooy

15 Jedinak

16 Behich

19 Risdon

20 Sainsbury

23 Rogic

Australia vs. Denmark Top Story Lines

• Denmark beat Peru in its opener, 1-0, yet if Peru had converted a penalty, the item could have been a different story.

• Not everyone was impressed with Denmark’s star, Christian Eriksen of Spurs, yet he did provide the assist for Yussuf Poulsen’s goal.

• There were plaudits, however, for keeper Kasper Schmeichel, son of the great Danish keeper Peter Schmeichel. With six saves, he ranks third inside the Cup.

• Australia was somewhat unlucky to lose to France. Both French goals were aided by video review, in addition to the game winner, inside the 81st minute, only barely crossed the line.

• Australia’s lone goal inside the 2-1 loss came on a penalty converted by Mile Jedinak, the captain.

• Australia’s statistical profile of the game is actually less than impressive. the item ended up with only four shots, with only one of them on net. the item also had only one corner.

• This specific is actually the second game to be played in Samara, where Serbia beat Costa Rica earlier This specific week, 1-0.

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