Euro 2021: Denmark thump Russia to make last 16 in stunning fashion

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    #Denmark made it through to the last 16 of #Euro2021 on Monday after a convincing 4-1 win over #Russia which alongside Belgium’s victory against Finland meant they finished second in #GroupB. Denmark will face Wales in the last 16 in Amsterdam on Saturday.

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