Turkey beat France 2-0 in EURO 2020 qualifiers

Turkey beat France 2-0 in EURO 2020 qualifiers”

World champions France were given a cold shower on Saturday in a UEFA Euro 2020 qualifier against Turkey, who kept up pressure throughout the game for a 2-0 home win and placed themselves in the lead in Group H.

The celebrations, many of which were captured on social media, choked several streets in the French capital as the delirious fans clad in their country's colors marched towards the Arc de Triomphe.

Meanwhile, Germany assistant coach Marcus Sorg hailed an "impressive" performance after his team eased to a routine 2-0 win over Belarus in Borisov.

France will have their chance at redemption when they welcome Turkey to Paris in October.

Turkey lead Group H with nine points, having won all three games so far. "We are all looking forward to Jogi's return", Sorg said. "We didn't play the way we should have against a team which played the way it likes to".

Artem Dzyuba scored four goals and Michele Cevoli two own goals as Russian Federation thumped San Marino 9-0, while Oliver Burke's last-minute strike got Scotland out of jail in a 2-1 win at home to Cyprus after Andy Robertson's screamer was cancelled out by Ioannis Kousoulos.

After a poor collective display from the World Cup winners, goalkeeper Lloris says the France players should consider what more they could have contributed.

Roberto Mancini's side are in pole position after picking up three wins from their opening three games without conceding a goal.

Norwich City striker Teemu Pukki struck both goals inside 12 second-half minutes, striding through the visiting defense to open the scoring before adding the second with a delicate chip. Goals from Leroy Sane and Marco Reus in Belarus were enough to give Germany two wins from their two matches so far in Group C.

"For example, in the second half we had to score more goals". Three minutes later the Greeks were reeling when Bonucci latched onto an Emerson Palmieri cross to head home. "There's still a lot of work to do but the important thing is that we continued to improve and had the right attitude".

Like this



11 June 2019
Wendy Williams Shares a Photo with Her New Boyfriend
He was spotted picking her up in a new, maroon convertible Rolls-Royce, and supposedly gifted her a gold Ferrari Portofino. Things got a bit heavier as she burst into tears while reflecting on her divorce and her life as a newly single woman.

11 June 2019
Love Island's Callum Macleod dumped from villa
During Anna's speech where she was describing the boy she wants to couple up with, Anton 100 percent thought it was him. Molly-Mae asks Amber "Do you think he is fit?" The scientist reads: 'Yewande, Danny is waiting to take you on a date.

11 June 2019
Final Fantasy VII Remake Gets Incredible Collector's Edition
It's an action/shooter game featuring co-op, and it is set in a dark, brutal world overrun with nasty creatures. Now, it's clear why FFVIII got short shrift-the remaster was coming.

11 June 2019
Vatican document rejects right to choose or change gender
Pope Francis has repeatedly argued against people choosing their own genders. Such confusion leads to self-harm, addiction, and even suicide.

11 June 2019
Pakistan captain Sarfaraz.ssy pitch prepared for Australia clash, claims report
Stoinis is set for a brief spell on the sidelines after picking up a side strain in the match against India last Sunday. Pakistan had a practice session on Monday ahead of the ICC World Cup 2019 clash against Australia at Taunton.

11 June 2019
Russia: Protest held in Moscow over arrest of investigative journalist Ivan Golunov
During his two decades in power, President Vladimir Putin has silenced most of his critics and muzzled the media. The dailies said they did not consider the evidence presented by investigators to be convincing.

11 June 2019
Bodies recovered as sunken Danube boat is raised in Hungary
The lifting operation began at around 6am and six hours later the Mermaid tourist boat was nearly entirely out of the water. After the incident, the boat had travelled on to Germany before returning to Hungary according to its schedule.

11 June 2019
Oil steadies above $62 as OPEC cuts counter growth concerns
WTI crude futures were up 0.6% to $53.59, while global benchmark Brent gained 0.3% to $62.45. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $54.32 per barrel, up $0.33, or 0.6%.

11 June 2019
Spielberg's latest horror can only be watched at night
Spielberg is revitalizing his 80s Amazing Stories anthology sci-fi TV show for the launch of Apple TV+. And they're aiming to be something new in terms of media, not just "short form" entertainment.

11 June 2019
Convicted of raping 58-year-old homeless woman
Prosecutor Dan Owens told the jury of eight men and four women that Winslow is a "wolf in sheep's clothing". He was found not guilty of committing lewd conduct in front of Jane Doe 5 on a separate occasion.