LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – When Denmark vs. Germany 2012 takes to the field today, they will battle for a Euro 2012 quarterfinals seat. Denmark vs. Germany 2012 (en vivo 2:45 pm EST) is one of two UEFA Euro 2012 Group B games today. But unlike recent Euro matches this weekend, Germany has a commanding three point lead ahead of the currently second ranked group team, Denmark.
The current rankings in the UEFA Euro 2012 Group B has Germany far out in front with six points followed by Portugal and Denmark both with three points. But a win by Denmark today could send it the quarterfinals.
Germany has won both of its first two Group B games. It dominated news this week with a win against Portugal and then one against competitor Netherlands. Germany has proven this Euro 2012 its scoring skills.
Against Portugal, Mario G贸mez delivered the game winning goal at only the seventy-two minute mark. Germany鈥檚 defense was able to keep Portugal scoreless. Then against the Netherlands, Mario G贸mez scored the first goal at the twenty-four minute mark. Only twelve minutes later, Gomez delivered his team the winning shot.
Denmark’s win against the Netherlands also came early in play. Michael Krohn-Dehli delivered the team its winning goal only twenty-four minutes into play, while Denmark鈥檚 defense was able to keep the Netherlands scoreless. But in its loss against Portugal, Denmark Nicklas Bendtner delivered two goals.
Denmark has not done particularly well in International Friendly actions this year as well. In February, the team was defeated by Russia. It May it fell to Brazil. But in June, Demark impressed news analyst with a 2-0 victory against Australia.
Germany, however, has not been consistent either in International Friendly since last fall. It earned draws against Poland and Ukraine, beat the Netherlands, but then loss to France and Switzerland this spring. Can Germany defeat Denmark today? For live updates, click HERE.
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