YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) -- Senegal showed its World Cup upset of France was no fluke by tying Denmark. The French then offered further proof when they managed just a 0-0 tie with Uruguay -- plunging the beleaguered defending champions to the verge of tournament elimination.
Forced to play a man down for 65 minutes after Thierry Henry was ejected Thursday, France came close to scoring several times at Busan, South Korea. But without injured star Zinedine Zidane, it couldn't solve goalkeeper Fabian Carini, and now France must beat Denmark on Tuesday or else go home.
It was the first scoreless tie in this World Cup.
Senegal tied the Danes 1-1, but outplayed them for much of the game in Daegu, South Korea. The Africans finished with 10 men after Salif Diao was ejected for a hard tackle that brought his second yellow card.
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