Euro 2016 : Day 12
Highlights of matches played on the Day 12 of the Euro 2016 tournament.
Ukraine 0 Poland 1
Poland beat Ukraine 1-0 to reach the knockout stage of Euro 2016. This is their first time of reaching a EURO finals tournament, after failing in 2008 and 2012. They will play against Switzerland in the second round.
Northern Ireland 0 Germany 1
Germany moved into the last 16 as Group C winners after 1-0 win over Northern Ireland. A 30th minute strike by Mario Gomez guided them into the knockouts. Northern Ireland are however through to the knock out stage.
Croatia 2 Spain 1
Croatia came from behind to defeat Spain 2-1 and win Group D. Spain had an opportunity to secure their place after a penalty was awarded to them. But Sergio Ramos’ shot was saved by Croatia’s Subasic. However, Perisic fired in an 87th-minute shot to hand Spain’s first defeat in 15 games at the European Championship.They will now face Italy on Monday.
Czech Republic 0 Turkey 2
Albeit they needed 4 goals to qualify, Turkey retained hopes of advancing to the round of 16 with a 2-0 win over Czech Republic. Petr Cech conceded the 21st goal at a EURO, more than any other goalkeeper.