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World Cup Qualification UEFA 2nd Round
Szymon Marciniak
Aviva Stadium
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Did you know?

  • Republic of Ireland won their last home fixture against Denmark, though it was in a friendly back in March 2002 (3-0).
  • The Green Army have failed to win either of their last two competitive home fixtures against Denmark, losing 1-4 in a 1986 World Cup qualifier, and drawing 1-1 in a 1994 World Cup qualifier.
  • Denmark are unbeaten in five international away matches (W3 D2), since a 2-3 defeat in Poland in October 2016.
  • Republic of Ireland have lost just one of their 11 competitive home matches under Martin O'Neill (W6 D4), a 0-1 defeat against Serbia in September.
  • The Boys in Green have kept a clean sheet in their last three matches - they've not gone four competitive internationals without conceding since November 2001, which included a World Cup play-off game from the last time they qualified for the tournament (v Iran).
  • Christian Eriksen has been directly involved in 55% of Denmark's goals in this qualifying campaign, scoring eight goals and assisting three (both team-high figures).
  • Including the first legs of the play-off games, Eriksen has created more chances than any other European player during this qualifying campaign (38).
  • No Ireland player made more passes in the first leg than goalkeeper Darren Randolph (31).