Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen celebrates after scoring the third goal against Ireland
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Christian Eriksen Denmark Ireland World Cup play-off
Danes are too strong for Martin O’Neill’s side as they win 5-1 in Dublin
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 – 7:49am
Ireland 1 Denmark 5 (Denmark win 5-1 on aggregate)
A hat-trick from Christian Eriksen ended Ireland’s hopes of booking their place in the 2018 World Cup as they suffered a 5-1 thrashing at the hands of Denmark.
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Looking to succeed where Northern Ireland had failed on Sunday by winning their play-off match for next summer’s tournament in Russia, Ireland were quietly confident going into the second leg having held the Danes to a goalless draw in last week’s first encounter.
That confidence increased when Shane Duffy headed Ireland into the lead after just six minutes after the Danes failed to deal with a free-kick. …read more
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