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Group E: Italy 2 – 0 BelgiumIt was billed as a clash between the heavyweights of European football – former World Champions Italy against the rising force of world football Belgium, and only one team turned up.It was Italy, who won relatively comfortably with goals from Emanuele Giaccherini in the
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Group D: Spain 1 – 0 Czech RepublicDefending champions Spain were dominant in their first match of the Euro 2016 against a very stubborn Czech Republic. The Czechs fought every inch of the way and until Gerard Pique got the winning goal for Spain through a header late into the
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Group E:  Republic of Ireland 1 – 1 SwedenGroup E is called the “Group of Death” in this Euro 2016, as it has four very good teams competing – Republic of Ireland, Sweden, Italy and the favorites for Euro 2016 Belgium.  So last night’s matches were very interesting and threw
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Group B: England 1 – 1 RussiaThe England and Russia match was marred by violence off the pitch, with both England and Russian fans often engaged in pitched battles with each other, which have left at least two England supporters battling for life.The football match, though, was competitive but not
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Group D: Poland 1 – 0 Northern IrelandNorthern Ireland has waiting to feature in an international tournament for decades now, but they didn’t do much to impress in last night’s match against Poland. It was clear that Northern Ireland are a very average team and never like they had any
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Group D: Germany 2 – 0 UkraineGermany are the World Champions of football and if last night’s match is anything to go by, they are set to be the Champions of Europe as well. Germany looked very strong and hard to beat. We couldn’t see even a single chink in
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Group C: Croatia 1 – 0 TurkeyCroatia looked completely in control as they got off to a winning start in their Euro 2016 campaign by beating Turkey 1-0 at Parc des Princes in Paris. It was the Real Madrid star Luka Modric who got the decisive winning goal in the
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Group A: Albania 0 – 1 SwitzerlandIt was a family show in the match between Albania and Switzerland, quite literally. Six players in the Switzerland side are of Albanian heritage and 10 players in the Albania team were either born or raised in Switzerland. Interestingly, this was the first time in
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Group B: Wales 2 – 1 SlovakiaWales’ opening game of the Euro 2016 was tipped to be the Gareth Bale show and that is exactly how it turned out. Bale, the world’s most expensive player and a super star at Real Madrid, opened his account in the Euro 2016 with
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Romania came very close to snatching a point from hosts France in the opening match of the Euro 2016.  Bogdan Stancus penalty had made it 1-1 after Olivier Giroud’s opening goal. But that wasn’t to be as Dimitri Payet of West Ham United hit a sensational goal to win the