Denmark and Tunisia opened Group D of the World Cup in Qatar with a zero draw, which was the first goalless match in the World Cup.
Benfica winger Alexander Bah did not leave the bench. The match also saw the return of Christian Eriksen to the big stages, after a cardiac arrest in 2001, at Euro 2020 in Copenhagen, during the match with Finland. It’s his third World Cup.
The North Africans dominated practically the entire first half, with Issam Jebali, one of the two Tunisians curiously playing in Denmark (Jebali plays for Odense), having two great chances: On the 23rd goal disallowed – he beat Schmeichel and celebrated, but that was disallowed. charged with infiltration. At the age of 43 he gave Schmeichel an almost imperceptible defense.
In the second half, the Tunisians returned with more fire, but in the 56th minute, the second goal in the match was canceled: Andreas Skov Olsen shot, but Darmsgaard was offside earlier.
Denmark’s best move was in the 70th minute, when Cornelius dived without scoring, and the ball hit the post and deflected.
Was it a bit like that??
– Sport TV (SPORTTVPortugal) November 22, 2022
One point each, France and Australia meet later
The match was held at the Education City Stadium in Doha, with a capacity of 55,000 spectators, and was attended by 42,925 spectators.
Watch the match video below: