Spain win over France sets stage for Euro 2024 final


Spain secured their spot in the Euro 2024 final with a 2-1 victory over France in Munich.

MUNICH: Spain secured their spot in the Euro 2024 final with a 2-1 victory over France in Munich.

Spain’s 16-year-old Lamine Yamal scored a goal in the European Championship from a long distance with a skillful shot that curved into the goal, making him the youngest-ever goalscorer in the tournament’s history.

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Spain started off on the back foot when Randal Kolo Muani scored for France. But Spain bounced back fast when Yamal scored with a great shot.

Shortly after Lamine Yamal scored, Dani Olmo’s shot ricocheted off Jules Koundé and went into the net, giving Spain the lead. The sudden shift caught France off guard, and they were unable to bounce back from it.

France, led by Mbappé, attempted a comeback but found it diffuckt to break through Spain’s defense.

As the game continued, Spain showcased their attacking prowess and effectively controlled the pace after going ahead. They successfully prevented France from generating clear scoring chances for the remainder of the match.

Spain’s victory has propelled them to their first major tournament final since their Euro 2012 performance. Spain now to await the winner of the England vs Netherlands match to determine their opponent in the final.

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Kylian Mbappé and the French team are being questioned and criticised for their failure to convert scoring opportunities during critical moments throughout the match. Despite showing moments of exceptional skill, they were unable to break through Spain’s strong defensive line when it mattered most.

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