2016 European Championship Final
FRANCE 0 PORTUGAL 1 (AFTER EXTRA TIME)
Portugal stunned the home crowd in Paris to defeat France 1-0 in the Final of the European Championship and claim their first international trophy. Portugese star Christiano Ronaldo left the field in the first half with an injury as Anotine Grizemann’s header forced a good save from Rul Patricio in the Portugese goal.
In a generally poor game Andre-Pierre Gignac hit the post six minutes from time. Overall though France showed non of the intensity of their Semi-Final win over Germany and in extra time it was Eder’s fine strike from range that gave Portugal the edge,with Pepe in superb form at the back nullifying the French threat, leaving Portugal to life the Trophy.
MOON OF LIBERTY SCOREBOARD
EUROPEAN CHAMIONSHIP FINAL
France (0) 0 Portugal (0) 1 (Eder) – At the Stade De France, Paris
Portugal win the 2016 European Championship
MOON OF LIBERTY STAR MAN – Pepe (Portugal)
MOON OF LIBERTY STAR MAN OF THE TOURNAMENT – Antoine Griezmann (France)