NICE, Jun. 27, 2016 (AMP) — France 2016 : Iceland qualified to the quarter-finals of the 2016 UEFA Euro with a 2-1 win against England (halftime: 2-1) on Monday night at the Allianz Riviera in Nice.
All the action happened in the first half, with goals from R. Sigurðsson ('6) and Sigþórsson ('18).
Fixtures and Results : Second stage
England at the Euro
- 9 appearances (first in 1968)
- 14 participations in the qualifications (first in 1964)
- Statistics: Third Place (1968)
Iceland at the Euro
- First appearance
- 12 participations in the qualifications (first in 1964)
- 27 June 2016
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