Denmark’s problems deepen ahead of game with Kek’s squad: Andreas Skov Olsen also leaves Slovenia’s rivals’ camp
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There seems to be no end in sight for the Danish national team and their selector Kasper Hjulmand in the last week before the two decisive matches in the European Championship qualifiers.
The camp of the next Slovenian opponent announced that the national team has been suspended after the weekend due to an injury he sustained last weekend.
Christian Eriksen and Rasmus Höjlund Andreas Skov Olsen, a member of Club Brugge in Belgium, has also left the team.
Andreas Skov Olsen is the first person to say something about the skade, to say something about the weekends for the club, and to say something about the truppen.
So for denne gang, Andy! 🇩🇰
Truppen til de afgørende kampe er dermed på 23, og der indkaldes ikke nogen erstatning.
– Fodboldlandsholdene 🇩🇰 (@dbulandshold) November 14, 2023
The 23-year-old winger, who has also played for Nordsjælland and Bologna during his career, has scored 8 goals in 29 games for the Danish national team.
The Danish Football Association said in an official press release on its social media: ”Andreas Skov Olsen has unfortunately not recovered from the injury he sustained last weekend at his club and is leaving the team. Thank you for this time, Andy! This brings the number of team members for the decisive matches to 23 and no replacements will be called up.”
The Danish squad will be decimated on Friday against Slovenia, who will be trying to make history and qualify for the first time in the qualifying rounds of a major competition. Let’s not forget that Simon Kjaer, the experienced captain and Danish record holder for national team appearances, also dropped out earlier, while the Italian giant’s AC Milan.
This text was automatically translated using AI.