We have sent a notification for this news.

Also, stay up to date with important news with notifications.

No, thanksYes, please

Welcome to this European Championship live blog on NU.nl.

Read all about Spain's new misstep and the matches in the 'group of death' here.

  • Results:

  • Group F:

  • Hungary-France 1-1

  • Portugal-Germany 2-4

  • Group E:

  • Spain-Poland 1-1

in one day

Despite his goal, Álvaro Morata is regularly the target of the spectators in the stands in Seville, although he is not too concerned about that.

"We live in a free country so people can say what they want. If I should worry about that," he says to Poland after the 1-1.

The striker expects Spain to put things in order against Slovakia on Wednesday.

"We have every confidence in it. We also have to persevere in the difficult moments."

in one day

It is the first time since 1996 that Spain has failed to win the first two matches at a European Championship, so take care of national coach Luis Enrique.

These are the matches on the last match day in group E:

Wednesday, 6 pm:

Slovakia-Spain (Seville)

Sweden-Poland (Saint Petersburg)

in one day

in one day

The Dutch national team plays in the eighth finals against the number three from group D, E or F. For the time being, Croatia, Spain and Portugal are opponents of stature.

in one day

Group E standings:

1. Sweden 2-4 (1-0)

2. Slovakia 2-3 (2-2)

3. Spain 2-2 (1-1)

4. Poland 2-1 (2-3)

in one day

Finished: 1-1

The European Championship has started very slowly for Spain.

The scoreless draw against Sweden is followed by a 1-1 draw against Poland.

With two points, the team of national coach Luis Enrique is only third in group E, and that with the home advantage in Seville.

in one day

90+4 'Lewandowski hands out one more time and receives a yellow card.

If the stance stays like this, it won't spoil his mood.

in one day

90+3 'Poland only stops and rows the ball away from the enemy half as quickly as possible.

For now it seems enough to take a surprising point.

in one day

in one day

90 'There are five minutes of extra time.

Will Spain still be able to drag the victory away from the gates of hell?

in one day

This missed penalty by Gerard Moreno could cost Spain dearly.

Less than five minutes in Seville!

in one day

83 'What an opportunity for Morata to put Spain ahead again!

The maker of the 1-0 encounters Szczesny from close by, who throws himself in front of the ball at risk to life and limb.

in one day

80 'A shot by Rodri from the edge of the penalty area ends up right in the hands of Szczesny.

In the meantime, Pau Torres receives the first yellow card for Spain after a somewhat too heavy aerial duel with Lewandowski.

In Poland, three players have already been given a yellow card.

in one day

77 'Poland thinks there may be something more in it than a draw.

Frankowski, however, just fails to reach Lewandowski after a quick breakout.

in one day

in one day

75 'Time is running out for Spain.

The team still has fifteen minutes to prevent this European Championship points from being lost in the second group match.

in one day

68 'Spanish national coach Luis Enrique is also changing a lot.

Koke, Gerard Moreno and Dani Olmo have had to make way for Pablo Sarabia, Fabián Ruiz and Ferran Torres.

in one day

A special moment for Kacper Kozlowski.

The Polish midfielder comes on as a substitute and is the youngest player ever to play at a European Championship at 17 years and 246 days.

He takes over the record from Englishman Jude Bellingham, who in turn dethroned this European Championship Jetro Willems.

in one day

Lewandowski, who has scored 41 goals in the Bundesliga this season, also proves his class at the European Championship with this excellently placed header.

in one day

58' Moreno misses!

Moreno hits the penalty on the post, after which Morata shoots wide from the rebound.

Spain also does not escape the trend this European Championship to miss penalties.

in one day

in one day

57' Penalty Spain!

Jakub Moder steps on Gerard Moreno's foot.

The referee has missed it, but the VAR calls him to the screen, after which the ball still goes on the dot.

in one day

54' GOAL Poland!


There's Robert Lewandowski!

The top striker of Bayern Munich, who missed a huge opportunity in the first half, makes it 1-1 with a placed header.

Although he gave Laporte a slight push, the Polish captain has forgotten that.

in one day

46' Kick-off second half!

With two unchanged teams, the game has resumed in Seville.

Poland must do something about the deficit, otherwise the team will be eliminated after two group matches.

in one day

For Álvaro Morata, the 1-0 against Poland was the fourth European Championship goal in his career.

That puts him on a par with David Villa.

Only Fernando Torres scored one more.

in one day

REST: 1-0

Spain goes to the dressing room with a 1-0 lead and cannot complain about that.

The three-time European champion escaped on the stroke of half-time with a ball hit the post from Swiderski and a failed rebound from Lewandowki.

in one day

in one day

42 'As easy as he scores for Bayern Munich, it is so difficult for Poland at major tournaments.

After a blast from Swiderski on the post, Lewandowski can use the rebound from close range, but he hits Spanish goalkeeper Unai Simón.

in one day

34 'A good chance for Spain to double the lead.

Gerard Moreno aims from a free kick just wide.

On the other hand, Poland is also close to a hit.

Karol Swiderski shoots over after a fine cross by Robert Lewandowski.

in one day

25' GOAL Spain!


With a little help from the VAR, Spain's first goal this European Championship is there.

A goal by Álvaro Morata is disallowed for offside, but the video referee still gives the green light.

It is centimeter work, as can be seen from the images.

That doesn't make the merrymaking in the stands any less.

in one day

20 'Poland has taken the defensive positions and Spain does not know an answer to that so quickly.

Halfway through the first half, it is still waiting for the home country's first big chance.

in one day

7 'The first chance is striking enough for Poland.

A long shot from Mateusz Klich, former player of PEC Zwolle and FC Twente, skims the top of the bar.

in one day

4 'Spain makes the intentions immediately clear and looks for the attack.

On Monday against Sweden, the team of coach Luis Enrique had more than 80 percent of the ball, but it did not go further than 0-0.

The European champions of 1964, 2008 and 2012 will want to avoid a repeat of that scenario.

in one day

1' Kick-off!

Today's late European Championship match between Spain and Poland has started!

in one day

Joachim Löw saw Robin Gosens in particular play a very strong match.

"He was strong in his actions and dangerous towards the goal," says the German national coach about the midfielder, who also has a Dutch passport.

"Whether it was the game of his life? I don't know, hopefully he still has it in front of him."

in one day

The match between Spain and Poland is about to start.

Currently, the national anthems are blaring through the Estadio La Cartuja in Seville.

in one day

Müller: 'We showed something beautiful'

Thomas Müller is proud that Germany has recovered well from the defeat against France.

"The mood at our international matches is not so euphoric, but this time we have shown something beautiful", says the midfielder, who was brought back just before the European Championship.

"We created a lot more threat, especially offensively, from the first minute actually. We needed these three points very much and I can only say that we had every right to it this time."

in one day

Sergio Busquets has recovered from a corona infection in Spain.

However, the captain of Spain is not yet in the match selection against Poland.

in one day

From 9 p.m. we turn our attention to group E, because then Spain kicks off against Poland in Seville.

The Spaniards disappointed in the opening game with a 0-0 draw against Sweden, Poland choked on Slovakia.

In Spain there is room for both Gerard Moreno and Álvaro Morata during rush hour.

Here are the lineups:


Unai Simón;

M. Llorente, Laporte, Pau, Jordi Alba;

Rodri, Koke, Pedri;

Gerard Moreno, Alvaro Morata, Dani Olmo.



Bereszynski, Glik, Bednarek;

Moder, Jozwiak, Puchacz;

Klich, Zielinski, Swiderski;


in one day

That couldn't be missed.

Robin Gosens, who played in the Netherlands for FC Dordrecht, Vitesse and Heracles, has been named man of the match by UEFA.

in one day

Group F standings:

1. France 2-4 (2-1)

2. Germany 2-3 (4-3)

3. Portugal 2-3 (5-4)

4. Hungary 2-1 (1-4)

Wednesday 9 pm:

Portugal-France (Budapest)

Germany-Hungary (Munich)

in one day


Germany beats Portugal in spectacle: 2-4.

With a victory in a wonderful football fight in Munich, the Germans show that they still have to be taken into account.

Thanks in part to a goal and two assists (one with a Portuguese own goal) from star Robin Gosens, European champion Portugal is at times outclassed by the formation of national coach Joachim Löw.

in one day

90 'Four minutes of extra time are added.

It seems an impossible task for Portugal to score two more times in that time frame.

in one day

Despite a goal and an assist, it has been a frustrating evening for Cristiano Ronaldo.

in one day

83 'Germany gets a sea of ​​space and that almost results in the fifth goal.

Leon Goretzka, however, overlooks his teammates who have gone along and blows over.

in one day

79 'Portugal was almost completely back in the game.

Renato Sanches hits the post from the edge of the penalty area.

in one day

At 22 years and 8 days, Kai Havertz is the youngest goalscorer ever for Germany at a European Championship.

Olaf Thon was at the 1988 European Championship when he scored against Denmark, a month older.

in one day

67' GOAL Portugal!


Portugal is not yet resigned to a defeat.

After a free kick, Ronaldo just gets his toe against the ball, after which Diogo Jota can walk in the ball on the goal line.

With the first Portuguese goal, the roles were still reversed, as Jota then enabled Ronaldo to score with a handsome assist.

in one day

Only for the second time in history do Portugal concede four goals in one match in a final tournament.

The last time that happened in 2014, also against Germany.

2 - In what is their 67th major tournament match (World Cup or Euros), Portugal have conceded four goals for only a second time - both against Germany (also at the 2014 World Cup).




AuthorOptaJoeMoment of places17: 23 - 19 June 2021

back up