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Dimitri Payet’s stunning strike against Romania lit the blue touch paper at Euro 2016. Photograph: Getty

Floods, terror, strikes: that was the stage-setting against which France opened Euro 16 on a turbulent Friday night. From the stadium, you could see (...)

Albania’ celebrate their opening goal in their famous 1-0 win over Romania in Lyon. Photograph: AP

Romania 0 Albania 1 Giovanni De Biasi was awarded Albanian citizenship after the Italian coach secured the country’s first appearance at an interna(...)

Dimitri Payet’s thunderbolt gave France an emotional victory over Romania in the opening game of Euro 2016. Photograph: Getty

Viva la République. After the floods and the fears, a football party broke out in Paris on Friday evening. Euro 2016 has started with a 2-1 for Franc(...)

France’s Dimitri Payet scores their winner. Photo: Lee Smith/Reuters

France 2 Romania 1 They will need luck, to judge by this performance, if they are to emulate the feats of 1984 and ‘98 but they have potential match (...)

Kick-off: Darragh Maloney  made a schoolboy error: he asked Eamon and Liamo if they were excited too. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The wait had seemed interminable, and it kind of was, it being seven-ish months since Jonathan Walters beat Bosnia and Herzegovina in the play-offs. B(...)

France’s head coach Didier Deschamps looks on during a squad training session at the Stade de France on Thursday. Photograph: Getty Images.

EURO 1916 GROUP A France v Romania St Denis, 8pm RTÉ 2, UTV Eighteen years to the day after the World Cup they won on home soil kicked off in St(...)

 Anghel Iordanescu is back for a third term.

Prospects The most encouraging aspect of their qualification campaign was the fact that they conceded just two goals in 10 games, a remarkable feat(...)

Phil Neville is consoled by David Beckham after giving away a crucial penalty against Romania at Euro 2000. Photograph: Getty

Euro 2000: England 2 Romania 3 June 20th 2000 Two years on from David Beckham’s kick on Diego Simeone, the resultant red card and England’s exit fro(...)

Alessandro Zanni lunges to score for Italy during their closing Pool D win over Romania. Photograph: Reuters

Italy 32 Romania 22 With their Six Nations place under increasing scrutiny at this World Cup, Italy will have been relieved to have won their final ga(...)

Romania celebrate after their Pool  D victory over Canada at the Leicester City Stadium. Photograph: Peter Cziborra/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Romania 17 Canada 15 Centre Florin Vlaicu nervelessly slotted a penalty with three minutes left to lift Romania to the biggest comeback win in Rugby W(...)

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