Category: Denmark women’s football team


Women’s World Cup game-changing moments No 2: Denmark in 1971

A hat-trick by 15-year-old Susanne Augustesen saw the Danes beat hosts Mexico in the final in front of 100,000 fans at the Azteca Stadium In 1968 Mexico City hosted the Olympic Games; in 1970 Mexico staged the men’s World Cup; and in 1971 the country h…


England 2-0 Denmark: five talking points from the World Cup warm-up

Questions over formation and freshness to the fore after the Lionesses’ somewhat lucky win over DenmarkIt is testament to the growing strength of the women’s game that a side as decent as Denmark have failed to qualify for this summer’s tournament. The…


Nikita Parris and Jill Scott give England timely boost against Denmark

• England 2-0 Denmark• Lionesses win penultimate match before World CupAn experimental England starting XI saw off a spirited challenge from Denmark in their penultimate friendly before they fly to France for the World Cup.Nikita Parris, the former Man…


England v Denmark: women’s international friendly – live!

International football updates from the 1pm BST kick-offFran Kirby: ‘Two semis we lost still hurt – we’ll use it as motivation’And you can email Alex here or tweet him here 1.35pm BST 34 mins: Daly and Mead combine to work a good opening down the right…


Pernille Harder: ‘I always dreamed of being one of the biggest players’

The Wolfsburg and Denmark forward on being voted the Guardian’s best female footballer in the world, second in the Ballon d’Or, but missing out on next year’s World CupPernille Harder, the first player to be announced as No 1 on the Guardian’s list of …


Holland beat Denmark 4-2 to win Euro 2017 final – video highlights

Hosts Holland won Euro 2017 after coming from behind to beat Denmark 4-2 in the final on Sunday evening. Two goals from Vivianne Miedema and strikes from Lieke Martens and Sherida Spitse secured the victory and the first major trophy for the Dutch women’s side

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