The former Chelsea and Irish winger Damian Duff calls UEFA a disgrace for putting Denmark in such a tough position for the game between Denmark and Finland having to go continue in the second half after what happened to their star midfielder Christian Eriksen.
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“I thought it was really poor from UEFA. Play the game the next night. It shouldn’t have finished that day. Secondly, anybody who’s played a 12 o’clock kick-off, you’re getting up at half seven or eight in the morning, you’re having pre-match, the lads won’t have slept.
I thought it was disgraceful. And it’s only come out now, you know. I said the other day, UEFA have looked after them but it sounds like they haven’t and it sounds like a lot of them didn’t want to play.
But Simon Kjaer, who’s got a lot of plaudits, captain fantastic, he had to leave the pitch after 60 minutes, so I think that speaks volumes.”
Hard to disagree with Duffer on this one.