Albania handed Romania a 1-0 defeat and kept their hopes of making their chances to Last 16 alive. This was their first win at a major tournament.
Romania vs Albania
90+5′ That is all! Albania have pulled off a historic win by beating Romania in the final group game 1-0
90′ 5 minutes of added time
84′ Torje wins a free kick but hits it straight into the Albanian wall. Romania keep on trailing
80′ Stancu with a long range shot but it is wide
76′ Andone hits the bar. This is frustrating for Romania
69′ Torje has a shot at the goal but missed. Romania could have equalled here
64′ Albania pressing for the second goal, Romania somehow have managed to keep them away
58′ If Romania fail to score, then they will head home after the game
52′ Mavraj with a header to double Albania’s lead but that has been blocked
46′ Players are back. Romania need a goal to be back in it
HALF TIME: Albania go into the break leading 1-0
43′ GOAL! Sadiku scores! Cross by Memushaj and the keeper caught in no man’s land. Headed in with ease and Albania lead 1-0!
37′ Romania dominated for 25 minutes but now Albania are growing into things. Creating good chances helped by quick counters
22′ CHANCE! Huge moment for Albania. Lenjani is offside but he just skied in front of an open net. Great build up play though.
18′ Romania getting into the game and once again Albania riding the pressure. But it was broken against France, can it be held today? 72 minutes more…
6′ Basha (Albania) is booked early on
1′ Things underway then in Lyon
# Starting XI
— UEFA EURO 2016 (@UEFAEURO) 19 June 2016
Bogdan Stancu’s achievement in becoming the first Romanian to score twice at a European Championship would mean nothing if his team failed to progress to the last 16, the striker said on Thursday.