Mabil makes Midtjylland debut

Australian forward Awer Mabil made his Danish Superliga debut overnight, coming on as a second-half substitute in FC Midtjylland's 2-1 win over Randers.

Mabil made his league debut after coming on with seven minutes to play with the scores locked at 1-1.

Eric Sviatchenko had opened the scoring for Midtjylland after just three minutes and the home side held their advantage going into half-time.

Mabil's countryman, Mustafa Amini, was substituted on at half-time and Randers found an equaliser through Jeppe Tverskopv on 51 minutes.

Midtjylland boss brought on Mabil for Daniel Royer on 83 minutes, and Midtjylland found a winner thanks to Martin Pusic just three minutes later.

The win extended Midtjylland's lead at the top of the Danish Superliga to six points over FC Copenhagen.