WE ROUND UP THE LATEST NEWS FROM THE EUROS IN FRANCE
POLAND HAVE THEIR OWN LUCKY CHARM
Jakub Blaszczykowski has been Poland’s star player in France and he also boasts an incredible record. The midfielder has scored 18 times for his country and Poland have not lost any game in which he has scored. The Polish fans will hope he can deliver once again in tonight’s quarter-final against Portugal.
GRIEZMANN: POGBA CRUCIAL TO FRANCE
France’s Antoine Griezmann may have grabbed the headlines against Ireland, but the striker believes it is Paul Pogba who will play a key role against Iceland on Sunday. He said: “He’s a player that we need. We don’t need him to score goals but to retrieve the ball and to get the team playing. He does a huge amount for the team.”
AUSTRIA CAPTAIN STANDS DOWN
Austria captain Christian Fuchs has announced his retirement from international football after a hugely disappointing campaign at the Euros. The 30year-old Leicester defender, who made his debut in 2006 and earned 78 caps for his country, was unable to help Austria make it beyond the group stage.