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EURO 2016

Euro 2016: last 16 at a glance

Following Wednesday's exciting finish to the European Championship group stage, take a look at the eight round-of-16 pairings.

Euro 2016: last 16 at a glance

Following the final rounds of Euro 2016 Groups E and F, we now know the eight pairings awaiting us in the first knockout stage, which gets underway on Saturday.

Iceland and Belgium through in second

Wednesday evening's action saw Iceland, Portugal, Belgium and the Republic of Ireland add their names to the sides into the last 16 in France.

Iceland and Belgium sealed second place in their respective sections, behind already-qualified Hungary and Italy.

Ireland's Robbie Brady celebrates after Ireland's crucial Group E win over Italy.
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Ireland's Robbie Brady celebrates after Ireland's crucial Group E win over Italy.PHILIPPE HUGUENAFP

Portugal and Republic among third-placed qualifiers

Portugal (3 points) and Ireland (4) went through as two of the four best third-placed teams, joining Slovakia (4) and Northern Ireland (3) in the next round ahead of Turkey and Albania (both 3).

Turkey and Albania's inferior goal difference to the Portuguese and Northern Irish meant they missed out. 

How the group stage finished up:

Group winners: France, Wales, Germany, Croatia, Italy, Hungary.

Second place: Switzerland, England, Poland, Spain, Belgium, Iceland.

Third-placed qualifiers: Slovakia, Republic of Ireland, Portugal, Northern Ireland.

Euro 2016 last 16:

Match 1: Switzerland-Poland (Saturday 25 June, 15:00 CEST, Saint Etienne).

Match 2: Wales-Northern Ireland (Saturday 25 June, 18:00, Paris).

Match 3: Croatia-Portugal (Saturday 25 June, 21:00, Lens).

Match 4: France-Republic of Ireland (Sunday 26 June, 15:00, Lyon).

Match 5: Germany-Slovakia (Sunday 26 June, 18:00, Lille).

Match 6: Hungary-Belgium (Sunday 26 June, 21:00, Toulouse).

Match 7: Italy-Spain (Monday 27 June, 18:00, Saint-Denis).

Match 8: England-Iceland (Monday 27 June, 21:00, Nice).


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