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1926: Still France 1, England 1. Twenty minutes left.

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1920: Not much happening out there, to be honest. Although Benzema has just smashed a low shot from 25 yards at Hart. Comfortable save. Given the heat, maybe time for some subs.

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1913: (at)RobHarris Partial reason for quietness in stadium is the England supporters’ band not being allowed in after coming here by road from England. (via Twitter)

Still no clear-cut opportunities in the second half.

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1908: France dominating possession at the start of the second half but struggling to break England down once it gets into the final third of the pitch. Whenever England players get the ball, they don’t look comfortable in possession. No chances yet, though.

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1902: Players are back out and second half is under way. No substitutions yet.

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1853: The French have just about had the better of proceedings in the first half at the Donbass Arena but stubborn defending from England has reduced them to mainly shooting from outside the penalty area. England dropped deeper and deeper after taking the lead. May be a theme in the second half if things continue the way they are.

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1846: HALF TIME: FRANCE 1, ENGLAND 1

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