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25 Jun 2018

World Cup 2018: Denmark vs France - Key Battles

World Cup 2018: Denmark vs France - Key Battles

With both teams chasing the top spot in group C, we look at the pivotal factors which could decide the game’s fate.

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France head into this third and final fixture as the favourites to top the group, however, their form suggests this is far from being a certainty. 

Didier Deschamps team have come close to proving that 1+1=3. However, so far their mathematics have held firm and they have six points to show from their first two games.

Defeat to Denmark will see the Scandinavian side take top-spot in Group C, something that captain, Christian Eriksen, looks determined to see happen. 

While many people have tarred Denmark as a one-man team at this summer’s World Cup, we look at three other elements of the Danish squad which could have a huge bearing on the result from their final group game.