Euro 2016

As it happened: France v Portugal

2016-07-10 23:50
Last Updated at
10 Jul 23:47
That is it folks thank you for choosing Sport24 to catch this European Championship final between France and Portugal. Enjoy the rest of your evening.
10 Jul 23:33
10 Jul 23:31
120' Two minutes of additional minutes...
10 Jul 23:24
113' Ronaldo is up on his feet adding his voice to his team-mates in the technical area.
10 Jul 23:21
109' Meanwhile, Martial replaces Sissoko...
10 Jul 23:20

Eder beats Lloris with a low drive in the corner. 

France 0-1 Portugal

10 Jul 23:19
10 Jul 23:18
107' OFF THE WOODWORK! Raphaël Guerreiro's free-kick smashes the bar. So unlucky.
10 Jul 23:16
105' Second-half of extra-time is underway...
10 Jul 23:12
10 Jul 23:12
104' France survives yet again as Eder rises well to meet a corner, but Lloris is well-positioned to deal with the effort.
10 Jul 23:08
100' Pogba looks to take on Portugal all by himself as he looks to put a cross in for a sea of blue shirts. However, knocks the ball against Moutinho and settles for a corner.
10 Jul 23:03
94' PEPE! his header is just wide but offside anyway
10 Jul 22:58

90' First-half in extra time is underway...

10 Jul 22:54
And that's it, we are going to extra time. 
10 Jul 22:51
90' Three minutes of additional time added on...
10 Jul 22:48
88' Edging closer to the 90th minute as both sides continue to look to break the deadlock.
10 Jul 22:43
84' Meanwhile, Eder replaces Renato Sanches...
10 Jul 22:41
79' DOUBLE SAVE!! A Nani cross is on target for goal but Lloris saves it and punches it into the path of Queresma who attempts to bicycle kick it into the net only for the French captain to save it again.
10 Jul 22:38
77' Giroud off for Gignac
10 Jul 22:34
74' Coman plays in Giroud but Rui Patricio saves.
10 Jul 22:30
70' Twenty minutes left in this final, can either side seal the deal in the 90 minutes?
10 Jul 22:26
66' Moutinho comes on for Adrien Silva
10 Jul 22:25
66' Coman has been very influential since coming on. The midfielder whips in teasing cross for Griezmann and the Atletico Madrid player just glides his header past Lloris' goal post.
10 Jul 22:22
60' France need to up the anti in this encounter as Portugal look really disciplined in their defensive structures. 
10 Jul 22:18
58' Deschamps has shown that he is unafraid of making any changes during games. Payet a big player to take off in such a game.
10 Jul 22:16
57' Coman comes on for Payet.
10 Jul 22:16
54' Pogba tries his luck from 20-yards out, but his volley sails well over the crossbar.
10 Jul 22:06
45' Second-half is underway...
10 Jul 21:50


A very tactical game so far, Portugal looking to play on the counter attack while France is eager to hold onto the ball in order to allow their midfield to burst through on attack. Sissoko in particular has been a positive impact for Les Bleus.

10 Jul 21:46
45' Two minutes of additional time added...
10 Jul 21:40
38' Fonte rises from a Queresma corner and heads it over Lloris goal post.
10 Jul 21:37
33' Payet and Sissoko up the anti here as the West Ham man plays his Newcastle counterpart in a good possesion. Sissoko fakes Guerreiro and releases a shot only for Patricio to have a good fist to it.
10 Jul 21:32
29' Sissoko with yet another surging run into the box but Guerreiro pops up with a block to deny and stop the midfielder.
10 Jul 21:28
Nani is given the responsibility of captaining the side right now. 
10 Jul 21:27
24' That's it! Ronaldo is substituted and stretchered off. Queresma replaces the winger. 
10 Jul 21:25
22' Sissoko bursting through Portugal midfield and lets one loose. His effort is over the crossbar.
10 Jul 21:23
21' France continuing with holding onto the ball and frustrating Portugal before attacking...
10 Jul 21:21
20' Ronaldo back onto the field as he is pictured with strapped knee.
10 Jul 21:19
17' Ronaldo in tears as he picks up an injury. It seems as if that Payet challenge has affected his knee. The captain is receiving treatment. Will he be substituted...
10 Jul 21:16
15 minutes in and France and Portugal still testing one another's patience. 
10 Jul 21:10
6' Matuidi now with a header forward after Pepe tries to clear the ball and the French midfielder heads the ball towards Griezmann... France's number seven however slices the chance to put his side ahead.
10 Jul 21:06
5' Sissoko with a half volley but his effort is way over the cross bar.

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