HANDBALL - Spain and Denmark to meet in final of 2013 World Men’s Handball Championship. Spain will attempt to secure a fifth world championship gold in front of a home crowd, following Germany (1938), Sweden (1954), France (2001) and Germany (2007). Denmark will hope to become the fifth side to win the title after finishing runners-up in the previous world championship, following Soviet Union (1982), Yugoslavia (1986), France (1995) and Sweden (1999).
FOOTBALL - Denmark’s overall triumph at Euro 1992 may have ranked as one of the genuine upsets in major football competitions open to national teams. The Danish Dynamite had not even qualified for the final tournament in neighbouring Sweden, however replaced Yugoslavia, which was caught up in a civil war. The Danes only barely scraped through the group, then stunned titleholders Holland in a penalty shootout. They carried their momentum into the final, in which they coasted to a 2-0 victory against Germany.
FOOTBALL – Ahead of Euro 2012, we will present you a short profile of all teams taking part. We continue with Denmark, winners of the 1992 European Championship. Denmark will play their opening match of the tournament when they face Netherlands on Saturday, 9 June.
FOOTBALL - On Wednesday 29 February, Denmark host Russia in an international friendly at Copenhagen’s Parken Stadium. We have lined up a few key statistics on this match.