Instead of focusing on rebuilding the country after years of state capture, we were distracted by a sideshow, writes Mandy Wiener.
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German police have arrested a Russian football hooligan wanted for the "attempted homicide" of an England supporter during Euro 2016.
Despite being stretchered off in the final, Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo was the most talked about footballer at Euro 2016.
It was meant to be a moment of collective euphoria, with Euro 2016 offering hopes of a salve to France's wounds ...
Cristiano Ronaldo's victorious Portugal prepared to return home to a triumphant welcome after their shock win over France.
Global soccer superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, has posted a picture of his Euro 2016-winning team-mates aboard a flight home from France.
The Eiffel Tower was closed to the public on Monday after clashes between fans and police at the Parisian landmark during the Euro 2016 final.
Social media went into overdrive as one moth decided to land on Cristiano Ronaldo in the Euro 2016 final between France and Portugal.
Cristiano Ronaldo cried twice in the Euro 2016 final, once when he was stretchered off and again when Portugal claimed victory over France.
Substitute Eder scored in extra time to give Portugal a famous win over hosts France in the Euro 2016 final in Paris.
Israel's top court has rejected a petition by the parents of a soldier missing in the Gaza Strip that Hamas prisoners not be allowed to watch the Euro 2016 final.
When the Euro 2016 draw was made in December last year, footballing minnows such as Albania, Iceland and Northern Ireland were in the hat.
After Portugal claimed the European Championship, here are five players who shone over the last month in France.
Dimitri Payet was enemy number one to a multitude of Cristiano Ronaldo fans when he clattered in the Portuguese talisman at the Euro 2016 final.
UEFA on Monday named French forward and tournament top scorer Antoine Griezmann as the best player of Euro 2016.
Lisbon was taken over by dancing fans, faces painted red, green and yellow and waving flags after Portugal's win over France.
With the Euro 2016 ending in Portugal lifting the crown, here are five stars who failed to deliver at the tournament in France.
This weekend we saw tournaments ending with many expected and unexpected victors, here are eight winning moments.
Around 40 people were arrested in Paris after police used tear gas and water cannon against football fans hurling glass bottles.
LIVE scoring and interactive commentary of the European Championship final between France and Portugal.
Pepe and William Carvalho return to the Portuguese side as France are unchanged for the Euro 2016 final in Paris.
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