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Danish fightback crushes Cameroon

Dennis Rommedahl hit a second-half winner as Denmark came back from a goal down to beat Cameroon 2-1 in Pretoria and eliminate the Indomitable Lions.

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The final whistle sounds.
90'+NJITAP (Cameroon) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on BENDTNER (Denmark).
90'+JENSEN (Denmark) commits a foul.
90'+A. SONG (Cameroon) commits a foul.
90'IDRISSOU (Cameroon) sees an effort go off target.
89'NJITAP (Cameroon) takes a corner kick.
87' KJÆR (Denmark) is cautioned.
87'KJÆR (Denmark) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on ABOUBAKAR (Cameroon).
86'ABOUBAKAR (Cameroon) sees one of his shots blocked.
86' SØRENSEN (Denmark) is booked by the referee.
86' J. POULSEN (in) comes off the bench to replace TOMASSON (out) (Denmark)
85'IDRISSOU (Cameroon) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
84'S.B. POULSEN (Denmark) commits a foul.
82'NJITAP (Cameroon) swings in the corner.
82'ABOUBAKAR (Cameroon) sees one of his shots blocked.

Man of the Match

Defender

Statistics

Ball possession
54
%
46

Attempts

23Attempts13
8On-Target6
11Off-Target5

Disciplinary

9Fouls Committed12
2Yellow cards2
0Red Cards0

Attacking

7Corners2
1Offsides1
0Free kicks0
4Saves6

Line-ups

Cameroon
CameroonCMR
Denmark
DenmarkDEN
(GK)
(GK)
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
72'
67'
(C)
(C) 86'
10
46' HT
15
78'
18
46' HT
19
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
4
46' HT
11
46' HT
67'
12
86'
72'
18
21
78'
CoachCoach
Paul LE GUEN (FRA)Morten Per OLSEN (DEN)

Match Facts

Tshwane/Pretoria

Tshwane/Pretoria's rich and colourful heritage makes the city come alive with a unique blend of new and old.

Loftus Versfeld Stadium

  • Stadium nameLoftus Versfeld Stadium
  • CityTshwane/Pretoria

Weather

  • Clear Night
  • 10° CTemperature
  • 24 m/sWind
  • 48 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Jorge Luis LARRIONDA PIETRAFESA
    Uruguay
    UruguayURU
  • Assistant Referee 1: Pablo Javier FANDINO ABATE (URU)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Mauricio ESPINOSA (URU)
  • Fourth official: Peter O'LEARY (NZL)

Groups

Group E
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Netherlands
NED
33005149
Japan
JPN
32014226
Denmark
DEN
310236-33
Cameroon
CMR
300325-30