Euro 2016 : Ronaldo’s penalty miss, Iceland’s own goal and other highlights (Day 9)
Highlights of matches played on the Day 8 of the Euro 2016 tournament.
Belgium 3 Republic of Ireland
Belgium recorded its first points of the Euro 2016 tournament with a thrilling victory over the Republic of Ireland. The victories were delivered by Romelu Lukaku who netted twice and Axel Witsel who scored a header.
Iceland 1 Hungary 1
A late own-goal by Birkir Savarsson of Iceland in the dying seconds of their game against Hungary denied them of their first-ever win at a major tournament. Hungary are now atop Group F on 4 points.
Portugal 0 Austria 0
Cristiano Ronaldo missed a penalty as Portugal vs Austria game ended in goalless draw. Portugal who didn’t do well against Iceland in their first match now sit at the third position on Group F standings.