Switzerland stun France on penalties to book quarter-final spot

Kylian Mbappe missed a crucial penalty as Switzerland knocked World Champions France out of Euro 2020 5-4 on penalties after a thrilling 3-3 draw. Switzerland had seen an early lead evaporate as France roared into a 3-1 lead however the Swiss fought back to force extra time and ultimately a penalty shootout which secures them a quarter-final tie against Spain.

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Portugal and France progress following thrilling draw

France finished top of Group F thanks to a Karim Benzema brace however two Cristiano Ronaldo penalties saw the game end in a draw. The result means France will face Switzerland in the next round while Portugal will face Belgium.

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Hard working Hungary hold France to a draw

Hungary fought to the death to earn a 1-1 draw with World Champions France in Group F of Euro 2020 in Budapest. The home side took a surprise lead before half-time through Attila Fiola but France responded after the break with Antoine Griezmann rescuing a point.

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Gérard Houllier passes away aged 73

Former Liverpool manager Gerard Houllier has died at the age of 73. The Frenchman managed the Reds from 1998-2004 and led them to five major trophies, including the FA Cup, League Cup and Uefa Cup treble in 2000-01.

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