Highlights of matches played on the Day 6 of the Euro 2016 tournament. 

Russia 1 Slovakia 2

Goals by Vladimir Weiss and Marek Hamsik helped Slovakia to their first Euro 2016 win. The victory was quite important for them having suffered a 2-1 defeat to Wales on Saturday. Substitute, Denis Glushakov pulled one back for Russia but unfortunately they are now on the brink of disqualification. 

Romania 1 Switzerland 1

Switzerland earned a comeback draw and moved onto 4 points in Group A. Bogdan Stancu netted his second penalty of the competition during the first-half of the game but Admir Mehmedi's second half equaliser denied Romania their first win at Euro 2016 and levelled the scores at the Parc des Princes. 

France 2  Albania 0

France sealed their place in the knockout stages of the Euro 2016 with a stunning 2-0 win over Albania in Marseille. Goals were delivered by Griezmann and Payet at the 90th and 96th minutes respectively. They are now the first team into the last 16.


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