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Denmark futsal players only facing Slovakia, Wales to save their own sport - coach

Denmark's futsal champions Jaegersborg have had six players called up by the national football team.

Denmark's futsal players who will represent their national football team this week only accepted a call-up in order to save their own sport, their coach has told ESPN FC.

The Denmark squad, which lost 3-0 to Slovakia in a friendly on Wednesday and is scheduled to face Wales in the UEFA Nations League on Sunday, includes six futsal players from Danish champions Jaegersborg. Most other players are from the country's third and fourth tiers.

The amateur-laden squad is a result of a standoff between...

Denmark name futsal players in squad vs. Slovakia, Wales amid pay dispute with stars

Denmark will field a national team consisting of lower-league and futsal players for their friendly against Slovakia after failing to resolve a pay dispute involving its top stars.

The 24-man squad for the friendly with Slovakia on Wednesday in Trnava contained six members of futsal club Jaegersborg -- two of whom are also registered with football clubs -- while most other players are from the country's third and fourth tiers.

The makeshift squad, which will be coached by former Denmark midfielder...