Denmark in the World Cup Finals, World Cup Reports, World Cup Squad.
World Cup Appearances:
France 1998 was Denmark's 2nd appearance in the World Cup Finals.
Best World Cup Performance:
Denmark reached the Second Round at Mexico 1986.
12th June: vs. Saudi
Arabia (1:0) in Lens.
18th June: vs. South
Africa (1:1) in Toulouse.
24th June: vs. France
(1:2) in Lyon.
28th June: vs. Nigeria (4:1) in St. Denis.
Denmark were mediocre in achieving second place in the group, but
proved too much for Nigeria in the second round.
3rd July: vs. Brazil (2-3) in
The quarter-finals set the Danes up with a very threatening Brazil
As the saying goes, no games are easy at this stage. And boy did the
Danes take it to the World Champions; going a goal up in the second minute of their
encounter. At 2:3 down, Marc Rieper headed against the cross-bar in the final minutes.
This game was ten times better than the Italy vs France match, earlier
the same day.
Union des Associations Européennes de Football.
1 Peter Schmeichel (Manchester United)
16 Mogens Krogh (Brondby)
22 Peter Kjor (Silkeborg)
2 Michael Schjoenberg (Kaiserslautern)
3 Marc Rieper (Celtic)
4 Jes Hogh (Fenerbahce)
5 Jan Heintze (Bayer Leverkusen)
13 Jacob Laursen (Derby County)
6 Thomas Helveg (Udinese)
7 Allan Nielsen (Tottenham Hotspur)
8 Per Frandsen (Bolton Wanderers)
10 Michael Laudrup (Ajax)
14 Morten Wieghorst (Celtic)
15 Stig Tofting (MSV Duisburg)
17 Bjarne Goldbaek (Copenhagen)
20 Ren� Henriksen (Akademisk)
21 Martin Jorgensen (Udinese)
9 Miklos Molnar (Seville)
11 Brian Laudrup (Glasgow Rangers)
18 Peter Moller (PSV Eindhoven)
19 Ebbe Sand (Brondby)
Brazil, Morocco, Norway, Scotland.
Austria, Cameroon, Chile, Italy.
Denmark, France, Saudi Arabia, South Africa.
Bulgaria, Nigeria, Paraguay, Spain.
Belgium, Holland, Mexico, South Korea.
Germany, Iran, United States, Yugoslavia.
Colombia, England, Romania, Tunisia.
Argentina, Croatia, Jamaica, Japan.
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