UEFA Euro 2016: Iceland 2-1 Austria, Hungary 3-3 Portugal

Five goals in the second half result in Portugal drawing Hungary 3-3 in final Group F game. Iceland, meanwhile, picked up their first win into stoppage time.

By: Express Web Desk | Updated: July 22, 2016 4:23:09 pm
Portugal are through to the last-16 after a breathtaking 3-3 draw with Hungary. (Source: Reuters)

We finally got the best game at Euro 2016 which didn’t even produce a winner. Hungary led thrice and thrice had their lead taken away by Portugal for the game to finish 3-3. Over in the other game, Iceland picked up their first win at Euros EVER with a late, late goal to beat Austria 2-1. (RESULTS | STANDINGS)

Euro 2016:

FULL TIME! Iceland 2-1 Austria! First Euros for Iceland and first win for Iceland now. At one stage they were going to top the group!

94′ GOAL! Iceland have scored in the final few seconds! Traustason has scored!

FULL TIME! Hungary 3-3 Portugal

90′ STOPPAGE TIME! As things stand, Hungary top group, Portugal second, Iceland third while Austria go off early.

85′ Looks like Portugal are happy with the result. The defensive change does reflect that.

82′ Halldórsson (Iceland) is cautioned by the referee.

81′ CHANGE: Nani goes off for Danilo.

Stieber (in) – Lovrencsics (out) (Hungary).

80′ 10 minutes to play then. Given how it has been, anything could happen!

78′ Quaresma is playing havoc for Portugal on the right side. Providing gorgeous crosses into the box.

78′ Árnason (Iceland) is cautioned by the referee

64′ POST! Elek hits the woodwork for Hungary. That was almost 4-3!

62′ GOAL!! Portugal level things with Ronaldo! Moves in and heads past the keeper. 3-3!

60′ GOAL!! Schöpf (Austria) levels things! Austria’s first goal of the tournament!

54′ GOAL!! Hungary lead once again! Dzsudzsák once again! A left footed shot from the edge of the box takes big deflection and loops into the corner past Patricio!

48′ GOAL!!! Ronaldo levels it up for Portugal! Beautiful finish by the Portuguese skipper. Flicks it from behind him and Portugal go through as things stand.

46′ GOAL!!! Hungary lead with Dzsudzsák! Huge deflection off the wall and it beats Patricio in goal! Hungary back on lead 2-1!

CHANGES:

Bese (in) – Gera (out) (Hungary).

Renato Sanches (in) – João Moutinho (out) (Portugal)

HALF TIME! Iceland lead Austria 1-0 and Hungary 1-1 Portugal. As things stand, Iceland top group and Portugal go through

41′ GOAL!! Nani scores for Portugal! Ronaldo with a well weighted pass and Nani takes it first time on the left foot to beat the keeper at the near post. 1-1!

37′ A. Skúlason (Iceland) is booked. PENALTY FOR AUSTRIA! And Dragovic hits it off the post and it goes wide for a goal kick! IT IS MISSED!

35′ Ronaldo gets plenty of power into the free kick but no direction. Portugal are staring at an early exit from the competition.

28′ Juhász (Hungary) is shown a yellow card.

28′ CLOSE! Ronaldo’s free kick is on target this time and on the bounce it is parried by the keeper

25′ Celebrations begin for Hungary.

19′ GOAL!! Bödvarsson scores! Árnason flicks on the free-kick at the near post and Bödvarsson has time to take a touch and steer a low shot past Almer.

19′ GOAL!! Gera with a fierce left footed shot from distance and it has beaten the Portugese keeper with much ease. 

19′ GOAL!! IT HAS GONE IN AT THE SAME TIME IN BOTH GAMES!! ICELAND LEAD 1-0 and so do HUNGARY!

13′ Guzmics (Hungary) is booked

7′ POST! A sensational start for Iceland as Gudmundsson smacks a thunderbolt against the woodwork from distance!

1′ And we’re underway at Stade de France and at Stade de Lyon

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Portugal need to beat Hungary to qualify without depending on the intricacies of the best third-place rule. (Source: Reuters)

Portugal coach Fernando Santos still believes his team will reach the Euro 2016 final on July 10 and is baffled that his countrymen do not appear to share his optimism.

Hungary coach Bernd Storck to team: Don’t obsess over Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has missed 22 chances at Euro 2016 including a penalty kick. (Source: Reuters)

Cristiano Ronaldo will be under immense pressure when Portugal plays Hungary in their last Group F match on Wednesday.

Iceland to stick with counter-attacking style against Austria

Iceland are the smallest country ever to qualify for the Euros. (Source: Reuters)

Iceland can reach the knockout stages of Euro 2016 by drawing or winning their match against Austria on Wednesday.

 

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