Tottenham playmaker Christian Eriksen scored but also missed a penalty as Denmark beat Armenia 1-0 on Sunday.
The Belgian teammates have both made loan moves to the Stadium of Light this season.
The Glasgow Rangers star, the Manchester United midfielder and Gary Lineker were all pleased to see Adam Lallana score a late winner for England.
Arsenal defender says he will be back soon.
The Liverpool legend wishes the former Anfield striker well in winning the FIFA Ballon d’Or at Nice.
Tottenham Hotspur star Dele Alli credited with changing the game for England.
Arsenal star Mesut Ozil featured for Germany against Norway in the 2018 World Cup qualifier on Sunday evening.
The Rangers midfielder was impressive in the win over Linfield.
The Frenchman has been linked with Manchester United this week.
The Gunners made three major signings in the summer transfer window.
The French left-back was out from November with a serious knee injury.
For the Republic of Ireland the contrast is vivid.
Roy Carroll, the Northern Ireland goalkeeper, has said Michael O’Neill’s team will enter the European Championships “on a high” should they extend their historic unbeaten run over the next two matches.