Peter Schmeichel bemoaned the referee's 'really big mistake' to give England a penalty in extra-time after Denmark were dumped out of Euro 2020 in Wednesday night's semi-final - as boss Kasper Hjulmand admitted he feels 'bitter' about the way his side were beaten.
Referee Danny Makkelie awarded England the penalty after Raheem Sterling went down in the box under the challenge of two Denmark defenders.
Peter Schmeichel claimed the referee's 'big mistake' cost Denmark a place in Euro 2020 final
England were awarded a contentious penalty in extra-time after Raheem Sterling went down
Former England striker Ian Wright admitted they were 'lucky' to get a penalty and Schmeichel admitted the defeat is 'hard to accept' because the referee made the wrong decision.
Speaking on beIN SPORTS following Denmark's 2-1 loss, the legendary ex-goalkeeper said: 'He made a really big mistake on the penalty and this will