England has ensured the essential. Gareth Southgate’s team won its third match yesterday by a small margin (1-0) against the Czech Republic.
Raheem Sterling scored the only goal of the game. The Three Lions, qualified for the 8th round, finish this first round at the top of group D.
In the other match, Croatia beat Scotland (3-1) and finished second in the group.
France-Portugal: how we meet again…
A highly anticipated reunion match: the Seleçao and Les Bleus will face each other tonight for a rematch of the Euro 2016 final. If France is already assured of being in the last 8 thanks to the last group results, Portugal on the other hand could finish among the worst third of the group in case of defeat…
The men of the coach Fernando Santos, are not completely serene, but they remain confident.
As for the French team, they will not aim at anything else than victory to win the first place of the group and hope for a less tough match in the round of 16.
France’s likely lineup: Lloris, Koundé, Varane, Kimpembe, Hernandez, Tolisso, Kanté, Pogba, Griezmann, Benzema, Mbappé
Czech Republic : 0 – England : 1
Croatia: 3 – Scotland: 1
Wednesday, June 23
Slovakia – Spain at 12pm on beIN Sports
Sweden – Poland at 12pm on beIN Sports 2
Germany – Hungary at 3pm on beIN Sports 2
Portugal – France at 3pm on beIN Sports and 9pm on TF1