France eradicated after 2-1 defeat in opposition to Spain | EUROtoday

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LThe Blues are coming dwelling, and there’s no scandal. The French crew, as soon as once more uninspired in its play, misplaced 2-1 to Spain on Tuesday night within the semi-final of Euro 2024. Neither Deschamps nor his males appeared in a position to actually shake their opponent.

France opened the scoring within the ninth minute by means of Randal Kolo Muani, who headed dwelling a cross from Kylian Mbappé, for the primary aim scored from open play by Les Bleus on this match. But La Roja shortly caught up with a feat from the prodigy Yamal (twenty fifth), who discovered Maignan's high nook with a curling left-footed shot from 25 metres out. An early birthday current for the Barcelona winger, who turned the youngest scorer within the historical past of the Euro, 4 days earlier than his seventeenth birthday. Four minutes later, Olmo discovered Maignan's internet with a shot deflected by Koundé.

At the hour mark, Didier Deschamps tried all the pieces by bringing on Camavinga, Griezmann and Barcola, after which Giroud 1 / 4 of an hour later, in useless. At the tip of the sport, two strikes from Hernandez and Mbappé on the fringe of the realm flew into the Munich sky. Like French hopes.