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England risk ultimate slip against upstarts Iceland

NICE, France For England it should be a routine assignment against a rank outsider ahead of bigger tests while for Iceland it is the pinnacle of the country's sporting history, which makes Monday's Euro 2016 clash a mouth-watering prospect.

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Croatia's Modric and Mandzukic start against Portugal

LENS, France Croatia playmaker Luka Modric and forward Mario Mandzukic have both recovered from injury to start against Portugal in Saturday's last 16 clash at Euro 2016.


Poland sink Swiss on penalties after brilliant Shaqiri goal

ST ETIENNE, France Poland beat Switzerland 5-4 in a shootout to reach their first European Championship quarter-final as a riveting clash ended 1-1 after extra time on Saturday following a brilliant late equaliser by Swiss Xherdan Shaqiri.


Defensive Poles know they need to show more flair

SAINT-ETIENNE, France Poland coach Adam Nawalka said his side may have put too much emphasis on their trademark defence but it was enough to see off Switzerland on Saturday and book a spot in their first ever European quarter-final.


Shaqiri makes his mark but unable to enjoy his moment

ST ETIENNE, France Switzerland's Xherdan Shaqiri finally made his mark at Euro 2016 with an astonishing goal but was unable to savour the moment as they were knocked out by Poland on penalties on Saturday.


'Free and liberated' Hungary happy to play underdog role

TOULOUSE, France Hungary, one of the surprises teams of Euro 2016, are happy to play the role of underdogs ahead of their round of 16 clash with touted Belgium in Toulouse on Sunday.


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