Euro 2016 round of 16

Wednesday were held last games of the group stage at the European Championship and each qualified team now know their opponents in the first knockout round.

From every group qualified the first two teams. You can check out all the results:

In order to have 16 teams in the first knockout round, four third placed teams with the best results in the groups have also qualified in the knockout stage. Here you can take a look at the third placed teams table:

Hosts France finished first in Group A and will take on Republic of Ireland, who finished as one of the best third-placed teams thanks to their late rally to beat Italy in the final game of Group E.

Home Result Away
France
vs Ireland

Didier Deschamps's men will play their round-of-16 tie in Lyon on Sunday. The winner of that game will take on either England or Iceland after the latter's late winner against Austria lifted them into second place in Group F in front of Portugal.

Home Result Away
England
vs Iceland

Switzerland, who finished second behind France in Group A, will play against Poland, who came in second in Group C.

Home Result Away
Switzerland
vs Poland

Croatia will face Portugal, who struggled in group F and finished in third behind Hungary and Austria. The winner of that meeting in Lens will take on Switzerland or Poland in a Marseille quarter-final.

Home Result Away
Croatia
vs Portugal

Wales inspired by Gareth Bale who scored three goals in the group stage, finished first and they will play against Northern Ireland, the third-placed finishers from Group C, in Paris on Saturday.

Home Result Away
Wales
vs N. Ireland

The team who will qualify further, will play in the quarter-final against Hungary (who won Group F) or Belgium (second in Group E).

Home Result Away
Hungary
vs Belgium

Germany did well and have won their group and they will take on Slovakia, third-placed finishers from Group B, intrestingly the two teams met in a friendly game before the Euros and Slovakia won 3-1.

Home Result Away
Germany
vs Slovakia

Italy will take on reigning champions Spain in the highest-profile game, Spain failed to finish first after a defeat against Croatia in the last game of the group stage. The winner will be facing Germany or Slovakia in Bordeaux on July 2.

Home Result Away
Italy
vs Spain


Euro 2016 round of 16

Euro 2016 round of 16

It was bad news for Turkey and Albania, however, whose poor goal differences saw them miss out on taking slots for the best third-placed teams. They join Romania, Russia, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Sweden and Austria in exiting the tournament.

Here you can follow the results of the first knockout stage:

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