From group B directly in the playoffs of the European championship qualified teams from Wales and England.
After the Ukraine national team with no less shame Euro 2016 left and the Russians – the team of Leonid Slutsky miserably lost to Wales, issued almost exemplary football.
Already by the 20th minute of the Welsh double-printed Akinfeev goals Ramsey and Taylor allowed Wales to build their game on counterattacks. The Russians regularly fail in defence and could get the third goal much earlier than the 67th minute- Gareth bale has scored in each of the three matches of the European championship, repeating the achievement of Michel Platini, Hristo Stoichkov times, Alan Shearer, Savo Milosevic, Milan Baros and Ruud van Nistelrooij.
Russia — Wales 0:3
Goals: Ramsey, 11, Taylor, 20, Bale, 67
Russia: Akinfeev — Smolnikov, V. Berezutski (A. Berezutski, 46), Ignashevich, Kombarov — Mamaev, Glushakov — Smolov (Samedov, 70), Zhirkov (Golovin, 52), Kokorin — Dzyuba
Wales: Hennessey — Gunter, Chester, Williams, Davies, Taylor — Allen (Edwards, 74), Leadley (King, 76), Ramsey, Bale, Church, 83), Vokes
Warning: Mother — Vokes
In a parallel match England 90 minutes was storming the gates of Slovakia, the British repeated the record of Portugal in number of shots for Euro 2016, but it failed to break the strike is blocked. Cline, Vardy, Lallana, Allie – this evening no one has been able to cope with the Slovak defense. England finish second, the risk is already in the 1/8 finals to run into a serious contender.
England — Slovakia 0:0
Slovakia: Kozáčik, Hubocan, Durica, Martin Skrtel, Pekarík, Hamsik, Piechowski (Gyömber, 66), Kucka, Weiss (Skinnier, 79), Mack, Duda (Švento, 58)
England: HART, Clyne, Smalling, Cahill, Bertrand, Dyer, Wilshere (Rooney, 58), Henderson, Lallana (Alli 61), Vardy, Sturridge (Kane 76)
Warning: Piechowski — Bertrand
Standings: Wales 6, England 5, Slovakia 4, Russia – 1