COPENHAGEN: England had been held to a 0-Zero draw by Denmark in an uninspiring Nations League match on the Parken Stadium on Tuesday as Gareth Southgate’s facet concluded a troubled worldwide break. England had been without Mason Greenwood and Phil Foden, who returned residence following Saturday’s win in Iceland after breaking COVID restrictions. Southgate was already without centre-half Harry Maguire who was concerned in a fracas on vacation in Greece earlier than the squad gathered for the video games. The solely positives for England from these two video games was the truth that they return residence unbeaten, having given debuts to 4 extra gamers on Tuesday. Defender Conor Coady of Wolverhampton Wanderers and Leeds United midfielder Kalvin Phillips made their debuts from the beginning, whereas Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish and Arsenal’s Ainsley Maitland-Niles got here on for his or her first England appearances. But it was the hosts who had the most effective possibilities within the League A Group 2 match with Inter Milan midfielder Christian Eriksen concerned on each events. Eriksen’s intelligent flip within the 37th minute left his former Tottenham Hotspur teammate Eric Dier standing and arrange Kasper Dolberg whose fierce shot to the close to put up was pushed broad by England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford. Denmark keeper Kasper Schmeichel was additionally alert to cope with a Raheem Sterling shot from the sting of the field earlier than Eriksen wasted an important probability within the 81st minute, firing over from a promising central place. Simon Kjaer ought to have executed higher for Denmark with a free header in stoppage time whereas on the different finish England captain Harry Kane rounded Schmeichel solely to see his goal-bound effort cleared off the road by Mathias Jorgensen.