UEFA EURO 2020 : Switzerland knock World Champions France out

France have been knocked out of Euro 2020 after losing on penalties to Switzerland.
Switzerland Vs France
Switzerland Vs France

France vs Switzerland final: Switzerland knocked out France after beating them 5-4 on penalties after their dramatic Euro 2020 Round of 16 encounter at the Arena Nationala in Bucharest ended in a 3-3 draw after extra time.

Switzerland reached the quarter-finals, where they will take on Spain.

It was Kylian Mbappe’s final miss that brought French hopes of a Euro victory to an end in Bucharest on Monday evening.

France v Switzerland - UEFA Euro 2020: Round of 16

Switzerland took an early 1-0 lead in the first half, but Karim Benzema’s two goals in quick succession put France back in front.

The French looked sure to go through with yet another goal from Paul Pogba in the 75th minute, but an extraordinary recovery from Switzerland saw both Haris Seferovic and Mario Gavranovic score with just minutes to go, securing them another 30 minutes.

But with no goals after extra time, it came down to penalties.

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