The tiny Nordic nation of Iceland face a difficult challenge in their first ever European Championship match on Wednesday. They face Portugal, who are led by superstar striker Cristiano Ronaldo.
The Netherlands, finalists in 2010, will not be at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, despite a 2-0 win over Sweden on the night. France booked a ticket, while European champions Portugal scraped in at Switzerland's expense.
Spain became the eleventh team to qualify for Russia 2018 after their convincing 3-0 win over Albania and Italy's disappointing home draw against Macedonia. Elsewhere, Euro 2016 surprise package Iceland are looking good.
Mario Centeno has been elected as the new Eurogroup president, with the finance ministers praising him for his balancing act between growth and budget discipline that earned him a comparison with football star Ronaldo.
Iceland overcame massive odds to book a 1-1 draw against the fancied Portuguese in Group F. Portugal had 72 per cent of the ball and 26 shots on target. But in the end it was one goal apiece.
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