The first sensation on the Euro: Krohn-Dehli cheered Denmark ,and threw the powerful Netherlands to knees!
In recent history the last time the Danes defeated, Netherlands in 1992. in semi-finals of European championship on the penalties. This glorious generation of Danes, who came to the tournament after Yugoslavia got banned, climbed on a European throne. However, from the 1992nd The Dutch did not lost any match against the Danes,until now !
The key moment happened in 24th minute;Scorer was MICHAEL KROHNE-DELI! Beautiful goal by until that moment, completely invisible wing attacker (who spent four years in the Netherlands).Simon Poulsen broke the left side and his cross bounce to Krohn-Deli.He pounced on a loose ball and surged into the area, past Van Bommel and Johnny Heitinga,shoot and send the ball through Maarten Stekelenburg’s legs.
Denmark scored to a dominant Holland and went to the half with an advantage. It continued in the second part – the Dutch were much better, but the Danes have managed to defend and keep the 1-0 score.
Netherlands: Stekelenburg, Van der Wiel ( 85. Kuyt), Heitinga, Vlaar, Willems, Van Bommel, N De Jong 71. Van der Vaart), Robben, Sneijder, Afellay 71. Huntelaar), Van Persie
Danmark : Andersen, Kjær, Agger, S Poulsen, Jacobsen, Kvist, Eriksen (74. Schøne), Zimling, Krohn-Dehli, Rommedahl (84. Mikkelsen), Bendtner
Highlights : Netherlands 0-1 Denmark (Krohn-Dehli 24.)
Full match video will be available later..