Danish coach Morten Olsen blamed his side’s failure to deal with set-pieces as the reason for their World Cup exit, but declined to acknowledge the superiority of the Japan team which beat them 3-1 in the final Group E game.
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World Soccer: What would constitute a good World Cup for your team this summer?
Morten Olsen: The first target is to qualify from the group phase. That would be an excellent result for a little country like Denmark. To reach the quarter-finals would be fantastic, but I would never look that far ahead. We have very good players but so many
Denmark coach since July 2000
Captained Denmark at their first World Cup in 1986 and now leading his country to the finals for a second time as coach (after 2002). Extended his contract with the national team in January to take charge of the 2012 European Championship campaign.
6 caps. 0 goals.
The long-term deputy to Sorensen, but barely had a