Christian Eriksen must be seething.

Sure, he scored a hat-trick as Denmark booked their spot at the World Cup with a crushing 5-1 win over Ireland.

[MATCH REPORT: Eriksen fires hat-trick as Denmark break Irish hearts]

But a sizable portion of social media chose to overlook his achievements for another Danish star: Nicklas Bendtner.

The praise poured in after ‘his Lordship’ scored a late penalty to complete the rout:

The World Cup may be missing some big names, but at least Russia will be graced by the game’s biggest star…