WARSAW, POLAND (AP) - Co-host Poland plays the Czech Republic, and Russia takes on Greece in the final Group A matches at the European Championship. The four teams are battling for two spots in the quarterfinals.
Here is a running account of Saturday’s action. All times are local to Poland.
2300: Here’s AP sports writer Graham Dunbar’s roundup of tonight’s EURO action.
2255: What are the odds on Angela Merkel and the Greek prime minister - whoever it may be - indulging in a spot of footballing diplomacy in Gdansk on Friday?
2250: Russia will look back upon that defeat and wonder how they lost. They had 25 shots, 10 of which were on target in comparison to the Greeks managing five attempts, of which two hit the target and most importantly, one hitting the back of the net.
2246: Tomorrow, we will find out who Greece and the Czech Republic will play in the quarterfinal. As group winners, the Czech Republic will play the runner up of Group B with Greece playing the winner. It is all still to pay for there, with every side having a possible route to the knock out stage when Portugal takes on the Netherlands and Germany plays Denmark. But tonight, the headlines are dominated by Greece and the Czech republic qualifying and co host Poland crashing out of the tournament along with Russia.