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Euro 2016 | Portugal are champions of Europe

In a nail-biting finish at the Stade de France, Portugal edged past France 1-0 in extra time to secure their first-ever European championship title. Second half substitute Eder’s 109th-minute strike proved to be the difference between the two teams in the match, which ended 0-0 in normal time.
Arun S Kaimal
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Euro 2016 | France enter final on the back of Griezmann brace

Hosts France defeated Germany in the second semifinal of the Euros today at Paris to set up a clash with Portugal for the title of European champions. Antoine Griezmann scored a last minute penalty in the first half, and tapped in a second 28 minutes later to set up the win over the World champions.
SportsCafe Desk
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Euro 2016 | Cristiano Ronaldo fires Portugal into final past Wales

The semi-final between Portugal and Wales was billed as the Ronaldo vs Bale face-off, and it was Cristiano Ronaldo who came out on top to lead his side into the Euro final. The Portugal skipper scored the first and set up the second to take Portugal to a 2-0 win despite Bale's heroics for Wales.
SportsCafe Desk
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Euro 2016 | France crush Iceland’s fairytale run to enter semis

An emphatic display of football from France ended Iceland’s fairytale run in the 2016 Euro on Sunday after the host nation defeated them 5-2 in the quarter-final. Olivier Giroud’s brace and goals from Pogba, Payet, and Griezmann helped the hosts set up a semi-final clash with World Champs Germany.
Arun S Kaimal
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Euro 2016 | Germany trump Italy in dramatic shootout to enter semis

Germany prevailed over Italy in a nail-biting finish winning 6-5 on penalties after both the teams were tied 1-1 at the end of 120 minutes of regular play in the quarterfinal here at Paris. With the win, the World champions have ended their ignominious losing streak to Italy in major tournaments.
Prabu Thiruppathy
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Euro 2016 | Wales continue dream run into semis with win over Belgium

Contenders Belgium were shocked in the quarterfinal of the Euros today as Wales sealed an improbable 3-1 win to enter their first-ever Euro semis. Belgium took an early lead, but Ashley Williams, Hal Robson Kanu, and Sam Vokes scored brilliant goals at Paris to complete a great win for Wales.
Prabu Thiruppathy
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Euro 2016 | Portugal beat Poland in dramatic penalty shootout to enter semis

In a nail-biting finish at the Stade Velodrome, Portugal defeated Poland 5-3 on penalties to enter the semi-final of Euro 2016 on Thursday. Poland captain Robert Lewandowski opened the scoring in the second minute, before 18-year-old Renato Sanches scored in the 33rd minute to level things up.
Arun S Kaimal
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Euro 2016 | Italy defeat defending champs Spain to enter quarters

Defending champions Spain bowed out of the Euros with a 0-2 loss to Italy in the pre-quarterfinal of the Euros at Paris on Monday. Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pelle scored for Italy to send the Azzuri into the quarterfinal for a clash against World champions Germany.
Saketh RVK
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Euro 2016 | Shaqiri's stunner goes in vain as Poland beat Switzerland on penalties

Poland defeated Switzerland on 5-4 on penalties in the round of 16 clash of the Euro 2016 at the Geoffroy-Guichard on Saturday. Krychowiak hit the winning penalty after Xherdan Shaqiri's stunning equalizer meant the match ended 1-1 at normal time, before the teams played out a goalless extra time.
Amlan Majumdar
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Euro 2016 | Day 3: Germany emerge as early leaders, Croatia avenge 2008 defeat & Northern Ireland's underwhelming debut

Croatia made a winning start to their campaign against Turkey courtesy of a stunning goal from Luka Modric. Northern Ireland's ultra-defensive approach led to Poland's first ever win at the European Championship, while Germany got the job done with a 2-0 win over Ukraine to lead Group C.
Amlan Majumdar