Sensational the islanders on their knees one of the favorites of the European championship.
Twelve years ago, before the Euro 2004 England in a friendly match shipped on loan to six goals. Since then, much has changed – the founders of football continued to stagnate, and Iceland has made a giant leap in the development of football, the culmination of which is this summer watching all of Europe.
On the third minute it seemed that the group stage will be the peak achievements of the islanders in the opening European championship sterling earned a penalty, and Rooney outplayed Halldorsson. No sooner had the British realized their lead as Iceland responded with a goal – after the usual timeout Arnason extended the ball into the penalty area, and there is easy Sigurdsson sent the ball into the goal.
On the 18th minute the ball the second time was in the gate of the HART – Sigthorsson they didn’t bother with the penalty to break into the near corner. HART responded, but only partially extinguished the speed of the ball.
England had more than enough time to avoid the infamous relegation from the championship of Europe – wards Hodgson never found the key to the Icelandic defense. Particularly stood out Kane is the best scorer of the season in the Premier League, like most of his compatriots, tonight a huge percentage of marriage forced to doubt their status.
In the quarterfinals of Euro 2016 sensational Iceland will try to upset another notebook favorite continental forum. Team Lars Lagerbäck will play against France.
England — Iceland 1:2
Goals: Rooney 4 (penalty) — R. Sigurdsson, 6, Sigthórsson, 18
England: HART — Walker, Cahill, Smalling, Rose, Alli, Dyer (Wilshere, 46), Rooney (Radford, 87) — Sturridge, Kane, Sterling (Vardy, 60)
Iceland: Halldorsson — Severson, Arnason, R. Sigurdsson, Skulason — Gudmundsson, Sigurdsson, Bjarnason B. Bjarnason — Bodvarsson (Traustason, 89), Sigthórsson (E. Bjarnason, 77)
Warning: Sturridge — G. Sigurdsson