Eder scored an extra time winner as Portugal claimed their maiden European title with a 1-0 win over France. Stunning from the Selecao, who finished third in their group behind Hungary and Iceland. Continue reading
England’s Mark Clattenburg has been named to referee the Euro 2016 final between hosts France and Portugal this Sunday. Clattenburg’s previous games at this tournament include Czech Republic’s 2-2 draw with Croatia, Italy’s 2-0 win over Belgium and Poland’s win on penalties over Switzerland at the Round of 16.
Clattenburg and Mark Atkinson are the only two referees from England at Euro 2016
France’s semi-final win over Germany saw Nicola Rizzoli with the whistle while Bjorn Kuipers was in charge of Les Bleus’ quarterfinal against Iceland.
This somewhat controversial penalty from Antoine Griezmann gave France the lead in their Euro 2016 semifinal against Germany in Marseille. Referee Nicola Rizzoli penalised German skipper Bastian Schweinsteiger for handball and Griezmann sent Manuel Neuer the wrong way from the spot Continue reading
Portugal have booked a spot in the finals of Euro 2016 after overcoming Wales 2-0 in Lyon. Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo and ex Man Utd forward Nani were on target for the Selecao, who will now qualify for the 2017 Confederations Cup if Germany beat France in Marseille. Continue reading
France ended Iceland’s fairytale run at the European Championships by beating them 4-2 in Saint-Denis in the last quarterfinal of Euro 2016. Arsenal forward Olivier Giroud bagged a brace for Les Bleus, with Paul Pogba, Antoine Griezmann and Dimi Payet also scoring for the hosts.
Iceland, who beat England in the Round of 16, scored two goals.
France will now meet Germany for a spot in the final Continue reading