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 Denmark manager Age Hareide during a friendly against Germany in June. He points to the match as a turning point. Photograph:  Getty Images

In football, Age Hareide suggests, the pain of defeat lingers much longer than the joy of victory. And as the 64 year-old prepares his Denmark side fo(...)

 Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen:  manager Age Hareide has tailored his tactics to suit the 25-year-old. Photograph:  Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images

The Republic of Ireland may feel they have done well to have drawn Denmark in the World Cup 2018 playoffs but they probably could have picked a better(...)

 Denmark’s talisman is Tottenham playmaker Christian Eriksen. Photograph: PA

Denmark finished their World Cup qualifying group strongly and will go into next month’s playoff against Ireland in high spirits. The Danes missed ou(...)

Croatia midfielder Luka Modric challenges  Finland forward Simon Skrabb during the qualifier in Rijeka at the start of October. Photograph: Antonio Bat/EPA

Croatia: Vedran Buble of “After the win in Ukraine, everyone believes that Croatia will qualify for the World Cup, although the emotions are(...)

 Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Sweden celebrates scoring the first goal against Denmark. Photo:. EPA/Liselotte Sabroe

A stunning double from captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic gave Sweden a 2-2 draw away to Denmark as they qualified for Euro 2016 by 4-3 on aggregate against (...)