Denmark 4-1 Russia : Extraordinary Danes! While the Belgians effortlessly won against the valiant Finns (2-0). Denmark had a real chance to qualify tonight, after a good previous game against the Belgians.
Denmark 4-1 Russia :
We could still believe in a miracle. In front of their public in Copenhagen, the players transcended themselves. Damsgaard scored an extraordinary goal with a flat-footed shot from the edge of the penalty area (38′). The Russians then conceded a goal after an unfortunate pass from defender Zobnin to his goalkeeper (59′).
When Dziouba reduced the score on a penalty kick, complete silence invaded the stadium (70′). A few minutes later, the fans exulted when Christensen shot the ball past Safonov (79′).
Denmark 4-1 Russia : worthy of a final.
The Danes ensured their qualification with a fourth goal on a counter-attack (Maehle, 82′) in an atmosphere worthy of a final.