FIFA.com looks at Denmark’s eye-catching leap from their lowest-ever position on the global ladder to the top ten in just 31 months, which has been indebted to Morten Olsen’s men qualifying for UEFA EURO 2012 from a tough group.
Denmark provided a convincing first-half display against Cyprus - scoring four times in 22 minutes - to bring their UEFA EURO 2012 qualification down to their final game with Portugal on Tuesday.
Steve McClaren has said he does not want to be considered for the position of manager for West Ham United, and in light of the news, team co-owner David Gold does not want to be rushed into making a decision.
Manchester City moved a step closer to their dream of UEFA Champions League football after they held out to beat a spirited West Ham United in the second-half, with Nigel de Jong sending them towards a 2-1 win.
West Ham United have completed the signing of Denmark right-back Lars Jacobsen from Blackburn Rovers after the Premier League approved the deal.
The Scandinavians had set their sights high before embarking on their 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™ adventure only to be hauled back down to earth with their early exit from the competition.