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Denmark captain Kjaer celebrates Euro 2020 qualification: It’s a dream come true

Denmark captain Simon Kjaer has spoken of his pride at leading his country through to the finals of Euro 2020.

Though the Danes are on a 34-match undefeated record – not an officially recognised statistic because a team of amateurs lost a friendly 3-0 against Slovakia due to a strike from professionals in September 2018 - they were forced to go to the wire in the qualification process.

They needed to avoid defeat against Ireland in Dublin to progress and did just that thanks to a 1-1 draw.

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“I am a happy captain,” he told Goal.