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Euro 2016 as it happened: Relive Thursday's action as England beat Wales and Northern Ireland stun Ukraine

Relive Thursday's Euro 2016 action

Sam Dymond
Thursday 16 June 2016 07:35
Jonas Hector vies for the header with Lukasz Piszczek
Jonas Hector vies for the header with Lukasz Piszczek

Welcome to The Independent’s live coverage of Thursday’s European Championship group stage action.

  • England beat Wales 2-1 to go top of Group B
  • Daniel Sturridge scores injury-time winner for England
  • Jamie Vardy comes off substitutes' bench to equalise
  • Wales take the lead through a Gareth Bale free-kick
  • Both England and Wales can still qualify for Euro 2016 last-16
  • Northern Ireland stun Ukraine with 2-0 win
  • Germany and Poland draw blanks in Paris

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Raheem Sterling set to retain starting place ahead of Daniel Sturridge


Welcome to The Independent's live coverage of today's Group B clash between England and Wales - the group game we've all been waiting for.

We'll have updates throughout the day ahead of kick-off at 2.00pm.

Stay with us for the latest!

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