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    Sports EURO 2016: Round of 16 Fixtures

    12 teams qualified form the groups while the 4 best third-placed teams completes the 16-country round of 16 stage. Nigerian Bulletin brings you Euro 2016's full match schedule for the Round of 16 Teams that qualified for Round of 16: Belgium, Croatia, England, France, Germany, Hungary...
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    Sports EURO 2016: Ronaldo Boils, Throws Journalist's Microphone Into Lake [VIDEO]

    Football star, and Portugal team captain Cristiano Ronaldo reacted angrily after he was approached by a CMTV Portuguese speaking journalist who asked him if he'll score in today's Euro 2016 must win match against Hungary. Ronaldo, while out walking with teammates near Portugal’s hotel in Lyon...
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    Sports Euro 2016: List of Teams That Have Qualified for the Knockout Phase

    Three teams have already secured qualification for the knockout round of the Euro 2016, despite having a game left to play in the group stages. France Euro 2016 hosts France have showed immense odds to win the tournament as they started with a bang. West Ham Midfielder Dimitri Payet has been...
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    Sports Italy 1-0 Sweden: Late Eder Strike Seals last-16 place

    The striker popped up two minutes from time with a fierce strike from 18 yards to prove the difference in a game otherwise largely lacking in quality Eder scored two minutes from time as Italy sneaked past Sweden to secure their place in the knockout stages at Euro 2016. Zlatan Ibrahimovic...
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    Sports England vs Wales: 5 Things We Learnt From the Match

    England beat Wales 2-1 in their second Euro 2016 Group B game in Lens on Thursday. Here AFP Sports looks at five things we learnt from the match. 1. Sturridge, Vardy should be starting England did not entirely convince in a 4-3-3 formation against Russia in their opening game in Marseille...
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    Sports Euro 2016: The Best XI After The First Round of Matches

    The first round of matches at Euro 2016 has been completed, and some players have been outstanding. There are some surprises as well. Here are the best rated players in each position: Goalkeeper: Hannes Halldorsson, Iceland - 8.54 Facing a Portugal side with Cristiano Ronaldo, Iceland were...
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    Sports COPA AMERICA VS EURO 2016: Which Tournament Has the Most Beautiful Fans? [Photos]

    Europe and the Americas are not just enjoying beautiful football but also beautiful women. As the EURO 2016 and Copa America Centenario holds at the simultaneously, which set of female fans have impressed the most so far? COPA AMERICA PHOTOS: EURO 2016 PHOTOS:
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    Sports Russia Handed Suspended Disqualification From Euro 2016

    European football governing body, UEFA, has handed Russia a suspended disqualification from Euro 2016. The disqualification was given due to the crowd trouble at Saturday's game against England in Marseille. Russian fans had clashed with their English counterparts after both teams played a 1-1...
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    Sports Euro 2016: Belgium Vs Italy At 8pm - See Match Statistics

    Eden Hazard and Thomas Vermaelen have survived injury scares for Belgium to be in contention for their Group E clash with Italy on Monday. The Belgium captain Hazard was forced out of Friday's behind-closed-doors session with a foot injury after he was stood on. But the Chelsea forward, who...
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    Sports EURO 2016: [VIDEO] The Disgusting Thing Germany Coach Did During Match With Ukraine

    Last night at the ongoing EURO 2016, Germany defeated Ukraine 2-0. What could be described as strange happened. The national team coach, Joachim Low, shoved his right hand down his trousers, let it air for a second as he sat down on the bench, before he took a whiff of his own sweaty stench in a...
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    Sports EURO 2016: Spain VS Czech Republic Starting Line-up

    Reigning European champions Spain begin their quest to retain their crown with a Group D opener against Czech Republic in Toulouse. See starting line-up below: Spain starting XI: De Gea; Juanfran, Ramos, Pique, Alba; Busquets; Silva, Cesc, Iniesta, Nolito; Morata Czech Republic XI: Cech...
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    Sports EURO 2016: France Bans Alcohol Near Match Venues

    Alcohol is to be banned from “sensitive areas” around Euro 2016 matches after violence marred the opening days of the tournament. France’s interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve announced restrictions on the sale, transportation and consumption of alcohol in certain areas on Sunday evening. He...
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    Sports EURO 2016: English and Russian Fans in Bloody Clash [PHOTOS]

    At least 20 people have been taken to hospital after English and Russian football fans clashed with each other and with French riot police in the French port city of Marseille. See photos:
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    Sports Euro 2016: Russia To Face UEFA Probe After Match Violence

    Following the violence that broke out between Russia fans against England fans, the European football governing body, UEFA, has opened disciplinary proceedings against the Russia Football Union. This was after crowd disturbances at the Euro 2016 match between England and Russia in Marseille...
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    Sports Euro 2016: England Fans Land In Hospital After Clashes With Russia Fans

    A number of England fans were taken to hospital in France following a series of clashes between football supporters in Marseille. Violence has broken out between England fans, rival supporters and police for the last three days in the port city. There were also clashes in the stadium...
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    Sports EURO 2016 Updates

    Portugal will play Croatia in the last 16 at Euro 2016 after Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice in a six-goal thriller against Hungary in Lyon. A Zoltan Gera half-volley put Hungary in front but Ronaldo set up Nani to fire in an equaliser before the break. Two deflected Balazs Dzsudzsak strikes...
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    Sports Euro 2016 Opens With Glamour [SEE PHOTOS]

    The opening ceremony of Euro 2016 took place Friday night at the Stade De France and French DJ David Guetta was on hand to provide good music. See photos of the glamorous event below:
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    Sports Euro 2016: France Beats Romania 2-1 In Opener

    France got their Euro 2016 campaign off to a solid start on Friday as they beat Romania 2-1 at the Stade de France. Olivier Giroud and Dimitri Payet were the heroes for Didier Deschamps' men as they fired their side to victory. After an underwhelming first half from the tournament hosts, it...
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    Sports Euro 2016 Opener: France VS Romania Starting Line-up

    France coach Didier Deschamps has chosen Dimitri Payet to start the match as France kick off Euro 2016 against Romania. The West Ham star was favoured ahead of Anthony Martial for the hosts' tournament opener, in the biggest decision for the Les Bleus' coach. Martial will start from the...
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    Sports EURO 2016: Zidane Tips Belgium to Impress at Tournament

    In what looks like his prediction, France legend Zinedine Zidane on Friday tipped Belgium to impress at Euro 2016. Belgium, ranked second in the FIFA world rankings, open their Group E campaign on Monday against Italy in Lyon, before also facing Sweden and the Republic of Ireland. Real...