He then beautifully played in Griezmann, whose strike was deflected over the goal. FC Köln left-back who watched the 2014 FIFA World Final from the comfort his sofa? Per Johnson, this aided France's bid to qualify for the final quite a bit: Boateng is done for #GER. Today's front cover of French football daily L'Équipe has tapped into the bubbling sense of anticipation ahead of tonight's match. Just wide but it's a corner. Today is the big day: Germany versus France for a place in the UEFA EURO 2016 final on Sunday. On the other side of the pitch, Patrice Evra found Griezmann inside the box, but his shot hit the side netting. "This is why it is important that an experienced player like Bastian starts.". Bastian Schweinsteiger comes off in place of Leroy Sane, who makes his tournament debut for Die Mannschaft. The atmosphere is absolutely electric... can Joachim Löw's troops silence the home faithful with an early goal? France’s Paul Pogba celebrates reaching the Euro 2016 semi-finals, after beating Iceland 5-2 at Stade de France. They’re going to miss Hummels though. Benedikt Höwedes crosses for Kimmich, whose header is saved by Lloris. Joshua Kimmich almost pulled a goal back for his side shortly after, hitting the upright with a stunning curling shot, and Draxler fired a free-kick just wide of the post. Mustafi blasted a volley high over the bar, and Howedes went a little closer with a powerful header. Will he be able to combat the likes of Paul Pogba, Dimitri Payet and Blaise Matuidi? Season-by-season guide to the UEFA European Football Championship including matches, standings and video highlights. Come fan with us. The Atletico Madrid man opened the score just before half-time from the penalty spot after Bastian Schweinsteiger gave away a silly penalty for a hand ball. The final chance of the match fell to Kimmich, but Lloris preserved the clean sheet with a great save. 20:25 - The Germany line-up in video format. It took the referee a while to point to the spot, but replays suggest it was the correct decision. Laurent Koscielny powered a header over Neuer's goal before Mario Gotze replaced Can, as Low pushed his men up the pitch. Well, he thought he was. France dominated possession in the early stages, putting real pressure on a German squad used to controlling the ball themselves. Re : [Euro 2016] Score France - Allemagne. Keep track of the scores and scorers in all of UEFA's club and national-team competitions. Les Bleus will meet Portugal at the Stade de France on Sunday. It's France versus Germany in the UEFA EURO 2016 semi-final. Find out more here. The home of France on BBC Sport online. On paper, Portugal shouldn't present as much of a challenge as Germany did, and Deschamps and his troops will love their chances of finishing the job. 2-0 pour la France car c'est beau de croire en ses rêves ^^ Hors ligne. Or that tonight's referee is the same man who presided over their victory over Argentina in the 2014 World Cup final? The Bayern man cannot continue and Shkodran Mustafi is going to come on in his stead. The Manchester United man led with his arm in a duel with Evra and was unlucky to have the ball strike his hand, but the official behind the goal showed no mercy. Tonight's match is the final hurdle for Germany as they seek a first appearance in a European Championship final since 2008. Laurent Koscielny and Samuel Umtiti have not put a foot wrong so far tonight. France are as generally expected, with Moussa Sissoko the only real surprise in the line-up. "The shirts and the pennant are ready for the semi-final in Marseille this evening." Germany's champions are still extremely well represented at the EUROs... ...that it was on this day that Germany won the 1974 World Cup? Ordinarily, Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus would be preparing to face France just like the rest of the Germany side, but fitness issues cruelly ruled him out of this tournament. #Euro2016 https://t.co/kfRj6Cu6bH. It was - against all odds - Jonas Hector who came to Germany's rescue in that dramatic penalty shoot-out against Italy in Bordeaux on Saturday night. Realises he's a yard away, panics and throws himself in with his arm up. Official UEFA EURO history. Superb stop! If Löw does opt to use Weigl, he can rest assured that the player will not let the occasion get to him. The Arsenal man has three goals in the tournament and is something of a lucky charm for his side: France midfielder Paul Pogba has issued a rallying cry to French supporters ahead of this evening's match: "Whoever doesn't get jump [in the stadium] tonight isn't French! Maybe it is #FRA's night after all... #GERFRA. Joshua Kimmich almost makes up for his error with a sublime effort which grazes the outside of Hugo Lloris' post. ... Germany vs France live score and goal updates from the Euro 2016 … the reasons Germany will beat France this evening... Griezmann's goal that knocked them out of the UEFA Champions League. Get the latest France news, scores, stats, standings, rumors, and more from ESPN. Germany captain Schweinsteiger no doubt has the experience required for a game of this magnitude, but does he have the required physical fitness? What an occasion it will be tonight. No chances to speak of as yet. The number one destination for live scores for football, cricket, tennis, basketball, hockey and more. The half ended on a controversial note, as referee Nicola Rizzoli awarded France a penalty after Schweinsteiger appeared to handle the box. https://t.co/TngB89L2PE. AdrelaSs. Joachim Löw stated Schweinsteiger is "will definitely start " in the absence of Sami Khedira. We're getting a bit excited. Here on SofaScore livescore you can find all France vs Germany previous results sorted by their H2H matches. SB Nation is the largest independent sports media brand, consisting of SBNation.com, MMAFighting.com and over 300 fan-centric team communities. Germany vs France, Euro 2016 semi-final live: Griezmann fires France to Euro 2016 final vs Portugal with brilliant double ... nearly scores. It was European Capital of Culture in 2013 and a certain Zinedine Zidane - maybe a cultural icon in his own right - was born there. We’ve had a very good tournament, but it’s horrible to go out like this.". Here's another reason why Germany will hope Thomas Müller's barren run in front of goal ends this evening: 15:44 - Lizarazu: 'Coman can hurt any defence'. As Euro 2016's official Twitter account shared, France manager Didier Deschamps opted to keep star midfielder N'Golo Kante on the bench, while Deschamps' German counterpart, Joachim Low, moved Thomas Muller to the striker position and introduced Liverpool's Emre Can: The teams are in... As did the majority of fans inside the Stade Velodrome. Or false nine - whichever you prefer. Germany under intense pressure in the opening stages at the Stade Velodrome, but they are defending well thus far. RESUME FRANCE - ALLEMAGNE 2018 - L'équipe de France de foot a dû batailler pour battre l'Allemagne sur le score de 2-1, grâce à un but de la tête et un penalty de Griezmann. As shared by Andrew Haslam of UEFA.com, Low thought his side were the better team: Low: "If you win 2-0 you deserve it. He's up against James Rodriguez (Real Madrid CF), Anthony Martial (Manchester United FC) and Eden Hazard (Chelsea FC). The city itself boasts a population of around 860,000 and was chosen as the second best destination on the planet by no less an observer than The New York Times. Griezmann sent Neuer the wrong way from the penalty spot, handing his team the lead just before half-time. L'Endroit Batignolles, Paris Picture: Soirée Foot France Allemagne 2016 - Check out Tripadvisor members' 50,003 candid photos and videos of L'Endroit Batignolles Another excellent stop. Defensively, the hosts started the match solidly, not giving Die Mannschaft any space to work with. ", Manuel Neuer: "I thought we were the better team. The goal before half time made it a lot easier for them. Si l'Allemagne a continué de faire circuler le ballon en seconde période, son jeu de passes s'est enrayé et s'est vite révélé assez stérile. But Benedikt Höwedes recovers in time to make a sensational tackle and clear the ball for a corner, which comes to nothing. He also said he expects France to beat Portugal: Les Bleus have won major tournaments on home soil before and enter Sunday's final without any real injury concerns or suspensions. Includes the latest news stories, results, fixtures, video and audio. His effort is heading towards the far corner, but Lloris just manages to tip it over the crossbar. Les Bleus pressed high up the pitch, but their passing was far from perfect. Click here for our match report, and don't forget we have a dedicated mini-site to all the clubs involved in the #BLWorldTour. "Kingsley Coman can cause problems for any defence in the world," believes the 46-year-old. The match turned on the penalty, as Germany had been the better side up until that point. But all in all, France's defence survived the onslaught rather easily. #EURO2016 #GERFRA https://t.co/TsYO1pM411. Payet and Pogba are standing over the ball around 30 metres from goal. #FRA have a great side, but #GER were the better team today." voting for him as the cover star of EA Sports' FIFA '17, All the news and updates on your favourite club, Straight from the Bundesliga’s official editorial team. Yet the Manchester United midfielder has played just twice for his club in 2016 and has only managed brief substitute appearances in four of Germany's five games at the tournament so far. Payet strikes it... but he'll have to do a lot better to beat Neuer from that distance! Indeed, he remains without a goal in ten European Championship matches stretching back to EURO 2012. We take a look at the 1. Just as I type, Mario Götze is being readied... Jerome Boateng has gone down with what looks like a thigh injury. With two hours until kick-off, it is high time to get a bit of background on Marseille - host city for tonight's encounter. Neuer fails to clear and Antoine Griezmann prods the loose ball into the empty net. saksa - ranska germany - franceallemagne - francegriezmann #7 scores 1-0 fanzone paris euro 2016 Their team is well-drilled, they defend very well. Good morning everybody! We're off in Marseille! Umtiti, who will complete a move from Olympique Lyonnais to FC Barcelona after the tournament, will partner Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny at the heart of France’s defence, according to French media. dedicated mini-site to all the clubs involved in the #BLWorldTour, Jonas Hector was watching Germany win the World Cup from his living room, Click here for the full interview with Lizarazu. The attacking substitution we were all expecting as Mario Götze comes on for Emre Can. France Germany live score (and video online live stream*) starts on 15 Jun 2021 at 19:00 UTC time in European Championship, Group F - Europe. Both teams started with plenty of energy, resulting in a nervy opening. Pogba tried his luck this time, but once again, Neuer picked his position well and easily saved. #GERFRa #EURO2016. Head right here to find out all! Carbon copy of Neuer's earlier save. 2016, France, sport, Football, marrant, drapeau, championnat d'europe, Allemagne, em, or rouge noir, drapeau allemagne Public Domain Surely Reus gets your vote? ...but France pose a considerable threat on the counter with Payet and Sissoko difficult to stop when they get into their stride. "Day of Glory!" The Juventus ace tries strikes the ball well enough, but Neuer is equal to it once more. Muller just couldn't reach a loose ball in the French box before Can fouled Griezmann close to the box, giving France another chance with a free-kick. This is developing into an excellent contest! All the latest English Premier League , Serie A , La Liga , livescore cz and Champions League football scores, alongside cricket , tennis , basketball and hockey scores from LiveScore, the number one flash score service for sport. Antoine Griezmann, who has enjoyed an outstanding tournament, almost grabs the opener after neat interplay with Blaise Matuidi, but Manuel Neuer is down quickly with a strong left hand to palm the ball to safety. Antoine Griezmann a inscrit son deuxième but à la 72e pour la France face à l'Allemagne (2-0), en demi-finale de l'Euro-2016, jeudi à Marseille. Sami Khedira is injured while Mats Hummels is suspended. Löw seems to think so: "We have three players - Mario Gomez, Sami Khedira and Mats Hummels - whom we have to replace, which is not easy,"said the coach on Wednesday. Finland debutants shock France 2-0 (0:47) 32d Latest Germany news from Goal.com, including transfer updates, rumours, results, scores and player interviews. Antoine Griezmann fired France to the final of UEFA Euro 2016 with a brace on Thursday, as the hosts beat reigning world champions Germany 2-0 in Marseille. [Benedikt] Höwedes is a good player, but it’s not the same.". The Daily Mirror's Alex Richards thought it was a silly mistake from the veteran: Stupid from Schweinsteiger. Handball by Schweinsteiger. Griezmann to take... Olivier Giroud is through on goal. Per Bleacher Report UK's Jonathan Johnson, the pitch conditions didn't help in that department: Stade Velodrome in horrendous pitch condition shocker... #GERFRA. Here are five reasons why we think they can get past France tonight. Have a read of who they are right here, and then let us know what you think! Anyway, Germany are on their way to the stadium as you can see in the tweet below. Germany bowed out of UEFA EURO 2016 at the semi-final stage after a 2-0 defeat to tournament hosts France in Marseille on Thursday. Die Mannschaft were swept up in the fast pace, and Julian Draxler ran into a booking after a needless challenge on Moussa Sissoko. And another chance for Germany as Emre Can forces Lloris into another smart stop. 20:40 - Is Aubameyang supporting Germany tonight? The second goal fell just seconds later, as Pogba took advantage of a huge defensive miscue to lob a cross into the box. It has been quite a journey for the 20-year-old. Get your front row seat to the Bundesliga experience by signing up for our official newsletter: Manuel Neuer (r.) was beaten twice by the in-form Antoine Griezmann (l.) in Marseille. How about that? A poor back-pass from Matuidi gifted Muller possession with space to run, but he found himself alone against several defenders and couldn't trouble Lloris with a shot from distance. We missed a couple of chances, but we were missing that little bit of luck tonight. France captain Hugo Lloris will likely present the latter to Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger before kick-off tonight. Here are five reasons why we think they can get past France tonight. Neuer easily saved a free-kick from Dimitri Payet after 25 minutes—the only real chance France had been able to muster after that fast start. We're into the second of four minutes of stoppage time. Official UEFA EURO history. Visited by more than five million people each year, Marseille sits on the Mediterranean Sea and enjoys glorious weather for most of the year. Germany's EURO 2016 hopes are hanging by a thread. Season-by-season guide to the UEFA European Football Championship including matches, standings and video highlights. On the other side of the pitch, Mesut Ozil had a volley blocked, and Lloris tipped Schweinsteiger's rebound over the bar. Not long to go now...! Joshua Kimmich's cross is just too long for Müller in the penalty area. Superb from Pogba. Les Bleus, plus performants dans la récupération, très efficaces devant, ont peu à … Die Nationalmannschaft were impressive in beating Italy last time out. Griezmann and Blaise Matuidi set up a nice combination for the first real chance of the match, but German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer easily dealt with the latter's low strike. Who are Schalke playing on Matchday 1 of the new Bundesliga season? Go France!". is what they are calling today - a rallying cry to the French people and, quite appropriately, the second line of La Marseillaise, France's national anthem. Phew! France lead. Great start to this game. The disappointment may take a few days to subside, but Germany can look back on their achievements in France with a great deal of pride. Commiserations to Joachim Löw and his players. Kimmich loses the ball in midfield, allowing Pogba to stride forward, beat Mustafi and cross into the centre. It has been quite a journey for the 20-year-old. Weigl narrowly avoided relegation to the third tier just over a year ago, but his composure and qualities on the ball have turned him into a mainstay of the Dortmund side. Incroyable #scenes #fra. Griezmann nearly completed his hat-trick after 85 minutes, but Toni Kroos returned just in time to force him to his weaker right foot. ...and Germany appear to be running out of ideas too. 08.52 EDT. Neuer is almost at the half way line as he attempts to kick-start a late Germany recovery. Moments later Julian Draxler slams a free-kick from distance wide of the target. dramatic penalty shoot-out against Italy in Bordeaux. Click here for more on Dortmund's speedster. But just as their attack started to gather steam, Die Mannschaft suffered a big blow, as Jerome Boateng suffered an apparent non-contact injury and needed a replacement. L'ouverture du score de Griezmann a tout changé. Thomas Müller has shifted out to the right with Götze now playing as the lone striker. Les Bleus sont entrés dans l'histoire ce soir, en élimant l'Allemagne en demi-finale de l'Euro. Re : [Euro 2016] Score France - Allemagne. France started the second half on fire, as Pogba picked out Giroud with a superb pass, only to watch his team-mate fire a shot right at Boateng. Over in the Far East, FC Schalke 04's pre-season tour of China continues to excite the football-crazy locals, although the Royal Blues suffered defeat in their second friendly match of the trip.