Republic of Ireland 1 Denmark 5 (1-5 agg): Eriksen´s sparkling treble seals World Cup spot
Tuesday, 14 November 2017 () Hat-trick hero Christian Eriksen was the difference as Denmark silenced a thunderous Dublin crowd to beat the Republic of Ireland 5-1 and book their ticket to the 2018 World Cup. The sides had played out a numb goalless draw in Copenhagen and the six previous play-off games across the globe had all finished 0-0, with […]
Croatia have one foot in next summer’s World Cup finals after beating Greece 4-1 in the first leg of Europe’s qualifier play-offs. Statistically speaking, the Greeks have a 10% chance of overturning that result when the two teams meet again in the second and decisive tie in Athens on Sunday....
Denmark could take advantage of Italy's disastrous failure to qualify for next year's World Cup by using the training base already booked up by the Azzurri. MailOnline - SportsAlso reported by •SoccerNews.com
Christian Eriksen ended Ireland's play-off bid in brutal fashion with a hat-trick as the Danes raced to a 5-1 play-off second leg victory in Dublin Independent - SportsAlso reported by •Belfast Telegraph •MailOnline •Nottingham Post
BBC Local News: Nottingham -- Nottingham Forest forward Daryl Murphy says Republic of Ireland's World Cup play-off defeat by Denmark left him "mentally drained". BBC Local News - UKAlso reported by •Nottingham Post