The French advanced to the quarterfinals of the European championship on football, having beaten Lyon comeback victory over the Irish national team 2:1.
In the quarterfinals, the French will play with the winner of the match between England and Iceland.
France: Lloris, Sagna, Rami, Koscielny, Evra, Pogba, Matuidi, Kant (Coman, 46. Sissoko, 90), Griezmann, Giroud (Gignac, 73), Payet
Ireland: Randolph, Coleman, Keogh, Duffy, Ward, Brady, Hendrick, McCarthy Hoolahan, 72), McClean (O’shea, 68), Murphy (Walters 65), Long
The French had an extra 48 hours to recover, it resulted in the second half.
In the first half, the Irish opened the scoring early and then before the break, played well in defence, not forgetting the rare but dangerous counter-attacks. In the first half, the hosts played football, any opponent with a lot of struggle, persistent attempts to break through in the center.
Apparently, during the break, Didier Deschamps has found the right words, but came out a different team in France. She literally crumpled opponent, already visibly tired. Kingsley Coman great run down the flank.
Exactly two minutes (120 seconds) Robbie Brady (Norwich) penalty 0:1. This is the fastest goal of the championship. And the second in the history of all European Championships. Record in 2004 found Russian Dmitry Kirichenko, who scored a goal against the Greeks in the 67th second.
On 19 minutes, Murphy drilled a shot into the corner of the goal. Lloris with great difficulty pulled out a ball. In the 41st minute, the Irish hung with a penalty kick. Duffy headed the ball goalwards – the ball went just over the bar.
In the 56th minute, Matuidi struck from afar – the goalkeeper hardly moved the ball to the corner. In the 58th minute, Matuidi hung in the centre of the box. Antoine Griezmann (atlético) headed the ball into the net 1:1.
On 61 minutes, Fat head threw the ball. Griezmann rushed to the gate and sent the ball into the net 2:1.
On 64 minutes, Griezmann could go one-on-one. Shane Duffy (Blackburn) was forced to shoot it down. Removal.
In the 77th minute, Gignac has from 25 metres but the ball hit the crossbar. On 83 minutes, Matuidi hung. Gignac nice beat jump rally near the bar.
On the 1st minute of stoppage time, Griezmann went one on one, but the goalkeeper parried the ball.