NewslettersSign inAPP
spainSPAINargentinaARGENTINAchileCHILEcolombiaCOLOMBIAusaUSAmexicoMEXICOperuPERUlatin usaLATIN USAamericaAMERICA

Portugal 1-0 France

Eder scores to give Portugal the Euro 2016 title

Eder, who plays for Lille, scored in extra time of the Euro 2016 final to give Portugal a 1-0 win over France.

Update:
Portugal's forward Eder (C) celebrates after scoring a goal with team mates during the Euro 2016 final football match between Portugal and France at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on July 10, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE LOPEZ
PHILIPPE LOPEZAFP

After 109 minutes of the Euro 2016 final between Portugal and France, with neither side having been able to find the net, the Portuguese striker Eder ran in from the left hand side after holding off Koscielny. Eder found himself in space, some 25 yards out and let fly...

Eder hits it
Full screen
Eder hits itMatthias HangstGetty Images

...sending the ball past Lloris' despairing dive...

Non, non, non!
Full screen
Non, non, non!KAI PFAFFENBACHREUTERS

and rocketing into the bottom left-hand corner.

1-0 Portugal!
Full screen
1-0 Portugal!CHARLES PLATIAUREUTERS

Cue wild scenes of celebration.

1-0!!
Full screen
1-0!!Dan MullanGetty Images

Portugal held on to claim their first ever major trophy. 

Trophy time for Portugal!
Full screen
Trophy time for Portugal!Michael ReganGetty Images
Rules

To be able to comment you must be registered and logged in. Forgot password?