It purports to be a celebration of Finland, a country that is overlooked when travelling abroad as "a poor second to Belgium", despite the fact that it "has it all" with lofty mountains and tall trees and pleasures including: pony trekking, camping or "just watching TV". In reality "mountains so lofty" are not characteristic of Finland as the Scandinavian Mountains only just touch the northwesternmost corner of the country.
Palin gave an impromptu rendition of the song while travelling through Finland for the 1992 travel documentary Pole to Pole.
This was Denmark against Finland, the first fixture of Group B ... Finland won, through a 58th minute header by Bayer Leverkusen forward Joel Pohjanpalo ... By then, the television coverage had retreated from the scrutiny it would usually bring to bear on a player receiving treatment. The Finland players came back to the touchline by the coaching areas.
Eriksen was earlier rushed to hospital after collapsing during the match with Finland and being given CPR on the pitch, with soccer officials later saying the player was stable and awake much to the relief of team mates and fans ... Finland snatch Euro 2020 win over Denmark after Christian Eriksen collapse drama.
To the extent that a night this fraught with worry could provide a moment of poetry, Romelu Lukaku found exactly what was required ... Read more ... The squad had been watching Denmark against Finland on television before their pre-match meeting and tactics were the last thing they felt like discussing ... We all know him very well ... Photograph ... The Fiver ... .
Television pictures showed Danish players on the field in tears, while the Finland team also looked on with concern when medical staff tried to revive the Inter Milan player, who suddenly collapsed untouched near the far touchline ... while Finland’s players also left the pitch.
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Eriksen prompted immediate concern from the global football fraternity when he collapsed just before half-time during Denmark's Euro 2020 Group B fixture with Finland in Copenhagen. The Inter Milan star's collapse was captured on the television broadcast and immediately showed several of Eriksen's Danish teammates rushing to help their colleague.
This was Denmark against Finland, the first fixture of Group B ... By then, the television coverage had retreated from the scrutiny it would usually bring to bear on a player receiving treatment. The Finland players came back to the touchline by the coaching areas ... Denmark vs Finland LIVE.