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10 October 22:45

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10 October 22:44

FULL-TIME: Spain 1-2 France

It is all over. Les Bleus are UEFA Nations League Champions! 

10 October 22:35

89' France now burst forward with Pogba and his finds Benzema on his left and the striker cuts in and sees Mbappe on the right flank with space inside the penalty area.

But Mbappe's shot is saved by Simon. 

10 October 22:34

88' CHANCE! Alonso whips in a searching ball that finds Oyarzabal and the striker's half volley effort is saved by Lloris with his left palm.

10 October 22:27

France take the lead. 

It is none other than Kylian Mbappe with beautiful goal, getting the better of the Spain defence and 'keeper Simon. 

10 October 22:26

80' GOAL! GOAL! GOAL!

10 October 22:18

70' What an exhilarating game we got ourselves here. Spain and France now giving it their all.

10 October 22:12

Benzema equalises in less than a minute later! A curling right-footed strike in the top right corner, giving Simon no chance at punching it away as his soft glove to it is not strong enough to deflect wide. 

10 October 22:10

66' GOAL! GOAL! GOAL!

10 October 22:10

Oyarzabal fights off a French defender to slot home a clinical finish that gives Spain the lead. 

10 October 22:08

64' GOAL! GOAL! GOAL! 

10 October 22:00

50' Statistics so far ...
<strong>50' Statistics so far ...</strong>

10 October 21:55

45' Second-half is underway here ...

10 October 21:34

HALF-TIME: Spain 0-0 France

An entertaining first-half. Take a breather and top up your beverage. 


10 October 21:27

41' Sad affair here as France is forced to make a change. The injured Varane comes off for Upamecano.

10 October 21:25

30' VAR gets involved here as Rodri's shot hits Kounde's arm but the check is complete and play icontinues.

10 October 21:22

25' CHANCE! Benzema sees his close range shot blocked by Azpilicueta.

10 October 21:22

20' Still goalless as Spain have seen more of the ball in past 10 minutes but no serious goal threat yet.

10 October 21:00

11' CHANCE! Torres finds space out wide on the right flank inside the penalty area. He scuffs his shot at the target.

10 October 20:59

8' There is a real bite to this final as France continue to probe while Spain doing everything to keep them at bay.

10 October 20:59

6' France seeing most of the ball in the opening stages as Spain attempts to hold off the World Champions here at the San Siro.

10 October 20:44

1' And kick-off!

First-half is underway in Italy at the San Siro.

10 October 20:39

Get yourself a drink and some snacks as the teams now walk out onto the field ahead of the first-half whistle ... 

10 October 20:21

Kick-off is at 20:45 (SA time)

10 October 20:21

#UEFANationsLeagueFinal

Spain XI: Simon; Azpilicueta, E. Garcia, Laporte, Marcos Alonso; Gavi, Busquets (capt), Rodri; Ferran Torres, Oyarzabal, Sarabia.

France XI: Lloris (capt); Kounde, Varane, Kimpembe; Pavard, Pogba, Tchouameni, Hernandez; Griezmann, Benzema, Mbappe.

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</p><p><strong>Spain XI:</strong> Simon; Azpilicueta, E. Garcia, Laporte, Marcos Alonso; Gavi, Busquets (capt), Rodri; Ferran Torres, Oyarzabal, Sarabia. </p><p><strong>France XI: </strong>Lloris (capt); Kounde, Varane, Kimpembe; Pavard, Pogba, Tchouameni, Hernandez; Griezmann, Benzema, Mbappe.</p>

10 October 20:21

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