SAMARA, Jun. 21, 2018 (AMP) — Russia 2018 : Denmark tied 1-1 with Australia (halftime: 1-1), in a World Cup group stage game on Thursday afternoon at the Cosmos Arena in Samara.
One goal for both sides in the first half, Eriksen ('7) for Denmark, Jedinak ('38 on penalty) for Australia and none in the second.
The result put the Dane top of Group C with 4 points. Australia is third with one point. In their last game, Denmark will meet second-placed France at the Cosmos Arena on June 26, while Australia will face Peru.
Fixtures and Results : Group C
Denmark at the World Cup
- 5 appearances (first in 1986)
- 15 participations in the qualifications (first in 1958)
Australia at the World Cup
- 5 appearances (first in 1974)
- 14 participations in the qualifications (first in 1966)
- 21 June 2018
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