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Danish Delight

Former West Ham, Everton and Selangor player Tony Cottee, former Perak coach Steve Darby and I were at the 'lounge' at Astro Arena as we briefly discussed about the Netherlands-Denmark Euro 2012 clash that ended earlier this morning.

Tony and Steve believed Netherlands were the better side prior the kick off but I insisted that Denmark could pull a surprise as the Dutch side were placing too much of pressure upon themselves - too much that even before the competition started Van der Wiel was speaking of defeating Spain 2-1 in the final as seen here.

The match ended as a Danish delight as Michael Krohn-Dehli (pic) scored the solitary goal in the 24th minute.

It has been an interesting start to the Euro 2012 as evident in the Poland-Greece curtain raiser which saw two red cards flashed and a match that ended in a 1-1 draw.

Catch the Euro 2012 discussions on the Astro channels - namely Bual Bola (5pm) on Astro Awani and watch the matches live on Astro Arena (801) and Astro SuperSport (825/845).

Meanwhile, do not forget the exciting clash between Malaysia and Singapore in their second friendly match at the Shah Alam Stadium on Tuesday. The earlier match ended in a dramatic 2-2 draw.

HD says: Still rooting for our Harimau Malaya...and Germany!


  1. If you look at it... Dutch players all for themselves...Afelay, Robben, Van teamwork...


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