Cameroon would get an early lead but couldn’t hold onto it as their knockout stage chances came to an end.
The opening goal was scored by Samuel Eto’o in the 10th minute as Denmark turned it over in their own end. Eto’o would receive a pass inside the box and score with a low shot to make it 1-0.
Denmark would recover from their early defensive mistake and score two unanswered goals to get the three points. A long ball was played out wide to Dennis Rommedahl who then sent a low cross into the box where Nicklas Bendtner was there to finish it. Rommedahl was involved in the second goal as well but this time he would finish it. On a counterattack, He took a touch inside the box and scored with a curling shot to the far post in the 61st minute.
The win for Denmark means they can qualify with a win in their final match while Cameroon has no hope of moving onto the next round.
Cameroon 1-2 Denmark Goal Videos
Cameroon 1-0 Denmark – (Eto’o) 10′
Cameroon 1-1 Denmark – (Bendtner) 33′
Cameroon 1-2 Denmark – (Rommedahl) 61′
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