France beat Romania in the opening game of Euro 2016. Giroud opened the scoring for France at the 57th minute, Romania struck back eight minutes later through Bogdan Stancu after Nicolae Stanciu was tripped by Patrice Evra in the box. France however emerged the winner of the night after a stunning 89th minute by Dimitri Payet.
Euro 2016 : Highlights Day 1-3
France 2 Romania 1:
Albania 0 Switzerland 1: The Swiss, had an early lead through a Fabian Schar header and couldn’t extend it even when Lorik Cana was sent off after 36 minutes. Albania, who were very impressive during the game missed an opportunity to level with their opponents.
Wales 2 Slovakia 1: Gareth Bale opened the game 3 of the Euro 2016 with a goal (free kick) for Wales in the 10th minute. Ondrej Duda came through for Slovakia by scoring a 61st minute equalizer. And at the 81st minute, Hal Robson-Kanu converted an Aaron Ramsey assist to seal a victory for the Welsh.
England 1 Russia 1: England were better for the most match of the game. Their breakthrough came through Eric Dier’s free kick in the 73rd minute. Russia however equalised at the 92nd minute of the match via Vasili Berezutski header.
Turkey 0 Croatia 1: Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric’s powerful volley helped Croatia to victory over Turkey.
Poland 1 Norther Ireland 0: Poland claimed their first-ever tournament win after beating Northern Ireland 1-0 thanks to an Arkadiusz Milik goal.
Germany 2 Ukraine 0: Shkodran Mustafi’s first goal for the national side and Bastian Schweinsteiger’s clincher sunk Ukraine in the Euro 2016 opener.