What a night in Nice! Iceland despite going behind early in the game over Rooney’s penatly pulled a comeback in the next 15 minutes. First R. Sigurdsson in the 6th minute canceled Rooney’s opener and in the 18th minute Sigthórsson put the Three Lions behind. The same result remained until the end and Iceland send the giants home and thus wrote a new page of football history!
- Rooney and Ragnar Sigurdsson exchange early goals
- Sigthórsson squeezes shot past Hart to put Iceland in front
- The winners face France at Stade de France on 3 July
Iceland subs: Kristinsson, Hauksson, Hermannsson, Ingason, Finnbogason, Sigurjonsson, Theodor Elmar Bjarnason, Magnusson, Hallfredsson, Traustason, Gudjohnsen, Jonsson.
Iceland (4-4-2): Halldorsson; Saevarsson, Arnason, R. Sigurdsson, Skulason; Gudmundsson, Gunnarsson, G. Sigurdsson, Bjarnason; Sigthorsson, Bodvarsson.
England subs: Milner, Lallana, Vardy, Clyne, Forster, Henderson, Stones, Wilshere, Barkley, Bertrand, Rashford, Heaton.
England (4-3-3): Hart; Walker, Cahill, Smalling, Rose; Alli, Dier, Rooney; Sturridge, Kane, Sterling.