Braithwaite: ‘It was emotional for the whole team’

Denmark striker Martin Braithwaite said that the European Championship has been very emotional for the whole team, but that they leave disappointed. “We wanted to be in the final,” the Barcelona forward said after the overtime loss to England. “Now we are only disappointed. The support has been incredible, it has been emotional for the whole team, we have noticed the whole country behind us,” said Braithwaite at a press conference.

In addition, he praised Kasper Schmeichel, the Denmark goalkeeper who completed seven saves against England. “He has been a key player. He has played an incredible game. He has so much energy that he could do anything, even go out of goal and score a goal. His work has been spectacular,” he added.