By Sami Mokbel for MailOnline
Published: 16:34 BST, 6 September 2020 | Updated: 17:32 BST, 6 September 2020
Christian Eriksen will show solidarity with England in taking a knee on Tuesday night, despite an escalating political row in Denmark.
The former Tottenham midfielder says the Danish players want to support the anti-racism protests after revealing the English FA asked them to back the Black Lives Matter campaign ahead of the Nations League match.
But a controversy has been simmering in his homeland as Morten Messerschmidt, deputy chairman of the Danish People’s Party, said it is ‘dangerous’ to mix sport and