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France vs Belgium UEFA Euro 2024 Round of 16 Highlights | Vertonghen's own goal hands France a 1-0 win against Belgium

France defeated Belgium by 1-0 in the round of 16 match to qualify for the quarter-finals of UEFA Euro 2024. Vertonghen's own goal gave them the lone goal they needed for the win.

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Hello and welcome to another live coverage of the UEFA Euro 2024 football match. Tonight we will be covering the high-voltage knockout game between France and Belgium. Both teams have underperformed despite having tremendous potential in their squads. The winner of this France vs Belgium round of 16 match will be playing their quarter-final match against the winner between Portugal and Slovenia.

Do you know which teams qualified for the Round of 16 ofย  Euro 2024?

This is Koushik Biswas, who will bring you all the live updates of this match from the web desk. You can also follow us on Twitter and Facebook for all the match updates.

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  • Jul 01, 2024 23:54 IST
    POTM



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:53 IST
    Is it over for KDB?



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:52 IST
    Record for Kante



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:22 IST
    Full time | France 1-0 Belgium

    France qualify for the quarter-final after a hard-fought match. Vertonghen's own goal gave them the lone goal they needed for the win. They will face the winner of the Portugal vs Slovenia match. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:21 IST
    90+3' | Yellow card

    Yellow card for Mangala.



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:19 IST
    90+2' | Doku's shot is blocked

    Upamecano blocks Doku's shot on the left.



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:18 IST
    90' | 3 minutes added

    3 minutes added to the full time.



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:16 IST
    88' | Double change from Belgium

    Lukebakio and De Ketelaere come in for Belgium.



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:14 IST
    85' | Kolo Muani scores for France | France 1-0 Belgium

    France vs Belgium UEFA Euro 2024 Round of 16 LIVE Updates | Kolo Muani scores for France; FRA 1-0 BEL - sportzpoint.com
    Kolo Muani's shot took a deflection from Vertonghen

     

    Finally, France found the net. It is Kolo Muani's whose shot is deflected by Vertonghen into the goal. France lead. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:10 IST
    83' | KDB denied

    Kevin de Bryune's rocket shot on target is saved by Maignan. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:07 IST
    79' | Mbappe misses the target

    Kylian Mbappe misses his target with a bending effort inside the box.



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:05 IST
    That challenge from Hernandez



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:04 IST
    76' | Yellow card

    Yellow card for Vertonghen for a foul on Kolo Muani.



  • Jul 01, 2024 23:02 IST
    74' | Saliba misses the target

    Saliba tried to make his mark on the game with a left-footed curving shot from the edge of the box after beating Doku with a quick twist. However, the defender missed his target.



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:58 IST
    71' | Maignan makes a save

    Lukaku's first serious attempt at the goal is saved by Maignan. Suddenly the pace is up from both teams.



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:57 IST
    69' | Tchouameni misses the target, again

    Another miss from Tchouameni as Griezmann back passed it to him after being snuggled by the Belgian defenders. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:51 IST
    64' | Change for Belgium

    Mangala replaces Openda.



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:51 IST
    62' | Change for France

    Thuram is replaced by Kolo Muani.



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:49 IST
    61' | Brilliant recovery challenge by Hernandez

    France vs Belgium UEFA Euro 2024 Round of 16 LIVE Updates | Hernandez's challenge saves France - sportzpoint.com

     

    Top class and on point. Hernandez had to be clinical with the tackle from behind to stop Carrasco, who was running away with the ball after receiving it from Kevin de Bryune. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:48 IST
    Greatness



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:44 IST
    56' | Mbappe misses target again

    Good spell for France. Kounde with the cross along the turf but Mbappe could not go on target with the shot in the middle of the box.



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:41 IST
    54' | Mbappe misses the target

    Mbappe on then left made a quick move into the box and took a chance with his right foot. He missed the target by a whisker.



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:38 IST
    51' | Thuram misses the header

    Thuram misses the target with the header after Griezmann's freekick was blocked by the wall and Kounde put a ball for him from the deflected ball. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:37 IST
    49' | Save by Casteels

    Tchouameni's shot took a deflection and was finally saved by Casteels. It goes for a corner. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:33 IST
    46' | Second half starts

    Belgium start the proceedings. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:20 IST
    What's your choice?



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:18 IST
    Half-time| France 0-0 Belgium

    Nothing to separate the teams. France surely looked the best team between the two, but could not beat the Belgian defence. Lukaku and KDB did not have any impact on the first half and surely look to change that in the second half. 

     



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:17 IST
    45+1' | Tchouameni misses the target

    Another chance for Tchouameni to shoot on target and give his team the lead. However, he could control the shot and missed the target.



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:16 IST
    45' | 1 minute added

    1 minute added to the first half.



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:14 IST
    43' | Nearly for Thuram

    Griezmann played a cheeky flick towards Thuram who was one shot away from the goal. However, he could not get the touch on the ball. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:10 IST
    39' | Tchouameni misses the target

    Tchouameni took his chance with a long-range shot with his right foot and missed the goal by long. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:07 IST
    37' | Save from Casteels

    A cross from Hernandez and Thuram could not be at the right place as Casteels grabbed the ball diving to his left.



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:06 IST
    Where are you, Kylian?



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:05 IST
    34' | Thuram misses his header

    The best chance of the game so far. A long ball on the wing for Kounde and he found Thuram with a perfect cross. However, Thuram could not control his header to get the goal. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 22:02 IST
    Best vs Best



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:58 IST
    The battle of the midfield



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:58 IST
    27' | Carrasco's shot is blocked

    Hernandez blocks a powerful volley from Carrasco. A chance for Belgium after a good transition from the midfield. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:56 IST
    25' | Yellow card

    Yellow card for Rabiot for a foul on Doku. He will miss the next match, if France goes through.



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:55 IST
    24' | Maignan makes a save

    Maignan makes a good save as Kevin de Bryune's freekick had an awkward bounce in front of him. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:53 IST
    23' | Yellow card

    Yellow card for Griezmann for a foul on Doku just before the penalty box.



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:50 IST
    20' | Rabiot goes off target

    An ambitious shot from Rabiot from the middle of the pitch after receiving the ball from Tchouameni.



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:45 IST
    14' | Yellow card

    Yellow card for Tchouameni after he had a word with the referee asking for a corner from a Kylian Mbappe shot. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:41 IST
    10' | Griezmann with a weak shot

    Grizemann does not hang on the wings and tries to cut back in the middle and then takes the shot. However, he could not get his shot right and it is an easy grab for Casteels. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:39 IST
    The Belgian team



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:39 IST
    8' | France with a 4-3-3 formation

    Looks like France will have Griezmann on the right and Mbappe on the left with Kante being the highest midfielder for the Les Blues. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:36 IST
    France on the attack

    France vs Belgium UEFA Euro 2024 Round of 16 LIVE Updates - Masked Mbappe on the run - sportzpoint.com



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:32 IST
    2' | Rabiot misses the target

    Good start for France. Rabiot misses the target. 



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:32 IST
    The mask is on



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:31 IST
    Kick-off

    France get us underway!



  • Jul 01, 2024 21:30 IST
    Anthems are done

    Done with the handshakes and anthems and we are good to go.



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