Bengaluru, June 28: Euro 2016 has reached its business end as 16 out of 24 teams have been eliminated from the tournament. It is now upto the last 8 teams to fight it out among themselves for the ultimate supremacy.
Some of the finest teams in Europe have been eliminated from the round of 16, the most prominent one being defending champions Spain. Italy defeated Spain last night (June 27) to knock them out of the round of 16. England too have marched out of the compeition after conceding a defeat to minnows Iceland.
Another surpise exit from the tournament this year is Croatia. The Croatians played some scintillating football throughout the tournament but bowed out from the round of 16 after getting beaten by Portugal.
Here is a summary of what happened in the round of 16 of Euro 2016
Match 1: Switzerland lost to Poland - 1-1 (4-5)
Match 2: Wales Vs Northern Ireland - 1-0
Match 3: Croatia lost to Portugal - 0-1
Match 4: France beat Republic of Ireland - 2-1
Match 5: Germany beat Slovakia - 3-0
Match 6: Hungary lost to Belgium - 0-4
Match 7: Italy beat Spain - 2-0
Match 8: Iceland beat Engaland - 2-1
Quarter-finals Schedule (All matches LIVE on Sony SIX/Sony ESPN)
July 1 (Friday) Match 1: Poland Vs Portugal - 12.30 AM IST (Marseille)
July 2 (Saturday) Match 2: Wales Vs Belgium - 12.30 AM IST (Lille)
July 3 (Sunday) Match 3: Germany Vs Italy - 12.30 AM IST (Bordeaux)
July 4 (Monday) Match 4: France Vs Iceland - 12.30 AM IST (Saint-Denis)