So here we go then: after what has seemed liked 700 fixtures, we finally get to the knock-out stage of the first ever Euro 2016 of crime drama. It features the winner of Grou A (France’s Spiral) and the runner-up in Group C (Italy’s Inspector Montalbano). It’s the business end of the tournament, so let’s get to it!
We have one final match from the group stages to wrap up: yesterday’s game between The Lens of the Czech Republic and 10 from Switzerland.
The Lens 67%
So it’s congratulations to The Lens, who progress into the quarter-finals. Here’s the final Group D table:
Q The Killing (P3 W3 L0 POINTS 9 WM +218%)
Q The Lens (P3 W2 L1 POINTS 6 WM +69%)
Falcón (P3 W1 L2 POINTS 3 WM +8%)
10 (P3 W0 L3 POINTS 0)
It’s time for the first quarter-final, and here are the form guides:
REPRESENTING FRANCE: SPIRAL (SEEDED TEAM)
Form guide: Out of all the teams in the tournament, Gallic series Spiral boasts arguably the best team. It’s led by the indestructible Laure Berthaud, and backed up by the faithful Gilou Escoffier, the wily Francois Roban and the dazzling Joséphine Karlsson. Sadly, Pierre Clémont is unavailable for selection for this tournament (and all future tournaments).
REPRESENTING ITALY: INSPECTOR MONTALBANO
Form guide: Having one of the most popular players in the tournament, Salvo Montalbano, might not be enough for this show to proceed further than the group stages. A solid team enough, with an excellent diet envied across the continent, look for the show to win a few games.
So who will progress into the first semi-final? VOTE NOW!
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