Portugal 1 – 0 France, Portugal are the Champions of the UEFA European Championship Cup 2016 at the UEFA European Championship 2016 Final, Portugal vs France meets on Sunday 10th July, 2016 at the Saint-Denis Stadium, France, the Match was 90 minutes Full time and has had its moments and now have an additional 30 minutes to find a winner in extra time in which unlikely hero Eder strikes in 90+19 minutes extra time to put Portugal a goal ahead of France and to attain the Trophy for the European Champions Portugal.
The host nation for the UEFA European Championship 2016 France are facing their third major honour on home soil this evening having overcome world champions Germany to reach the final. Portugal, meanwhile, are bidding for their first ever major trophy having ended Wales’s during the semi-finals.
France 0-0 Portugal as Ronaldo goes out injured in tears nd France dominating the match with either team still to score, Portugal had an early mishap when Cristiano Ronaldo was forced to withdraw from the game after suffering a calf injury. He left the game in tears in first half.
France as expected dominated to proceedings but Portugal as so often in the tournament hanged in there and looked dangerous on counter attacks. Game was still 0-0 at the break but France were growing as the game wore on.
Finally In Extra Time, Portugal player Eder broke the deadlock. Eder, a flop at Swansea last season, may have just made himself a national hero with a brilliant goal that could well be the winner. He shrugs off one challenge on his way inside before firing a low strike right into the bottom corner from 25 yards.
Portugal 1 – 0 France (July-10-2016) UEFA European Championship 2016 Final Highlights
- 90+19′ 1-0 Eder, fires a low strike right into the bottom corner 25 yards from the goalpost to put Portugal in lead with just 11 more minutes to play for in extra time.
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