Wembley: ‘Everyone in the death squad is dead ..’ The last team in the death group was eliminated when England defeated Germany by two goals to nothing in the match.
Reigning champions Portugal and world champions France were already out of the group. Switzerland beat France in a penalty shootout when Portugal lost to Belgium.
All three teams were challenged in the group stage by Hungary, the fourth team in the group. In the first match of Group F, Hungary held Portugal to a goalless draw for 84 minutes. Hungary then conceded three goals but managed to impress a packed crowd in Budapest. Hungary, who beat France 1-1, also lost to Germany. The result of the Germany-Hungary match was 2-2. Germany drew with Hungary after beating Portugal 4-2.
France reached the quarterfinals as winners from Group F. Second came Germany and third Portugal. Hungary is out. But despite surviving the death group, these three teams were unable to move forward.
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