Mbappe salvages draw for France in Austria
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Mbappe salvages draw for France in Austria

Paris (AFP) – Kylian Mbappe came off the bench to score a late equaliser as France settled for a 1-1 draw with Austria in their Nations League encounter in Vienna on Friday. Mbappe appeared as a second-half replacement for Antoine Griezmann at the Ernst-Happel Stadium and burst through in characteristic fashion to smash in the […]

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/ 232 days ago

Mbappe salvages draw for France in Austria

Paris (AFP) – Kylian Mbappe came off the bench to score a late equaliser as France settled for a 1-1 draw with Austria in their Nations League encounter in Vienna on Friday. Mbappe appeared as a second-half replacement for Antoine Griezmann at the Ernst-Happel Stadium and burst through in characteristic fashion to smash in the […]
ByAFP

Austria

/ 234 days ago

Austrians X-ray pitch and say France game can go ahead

Vienna (AFP) – An independent inspection of the Ernst-Happel Stadium pitch on Wednesday concluded that Austria's game against France could go ahead even though a huge hole appeared during a Nations League match against Denmark earlier in the week. With a sold-out match against world champions France scheduled for Friday, the Austrian football federation (OFB), […]
ByAFP

Austria

/ 244 days ago

Austria manager Rangnick steps away from Man Utd role

London (AFP) – Manchester United announced Sunday that Ralf Rangnick has decided against taking up a consultancy role with the English football giants due to the demands of his new job as Austria manager. The German took charge of United on a caretaker basis for the last six months of the recently concluded 2021/22 season […]
ByAFP

Austria

/ 582 days ago

'Underdogs' Austria hoping for exploit against Italy

London (AFP) – Austria coach Franco Foda said Friday that despite being "underdogs" his side were hopeful of making history with a win against Italy in their Euro 2020 last 16 clash at Wembley. Austria advanced from the opening round at a major tournament for the first time since the 1982 World Cup, reaching the […]
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Austria

/ 586 days ago

Denmark thrash Russia to reach Euro 2020 knockouts, Austria edge through

Paris (AFP) – Denmark powered into the last 16 of Euro 2020 with a brilliant 4-1 thrashing of Russia at a raucous Parken Stadium on Monday, helping to send five other teams through in the process. The Danes knew they had to beat Russia by two goals and hope leaders Belgium saw off Finland in […]
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Austria

/ 586 days ago

Austria beat Ukraine for last-16 place

Paris (AFP) – Austria edged to a 1-0 win over Ukraine on Monday to beat their opponents to a spot in the last 16 of Euro 2020, while Denmark will try and snatch a knockout place despite losing their first two games. Christoph Baumgartner's 21st-minute goal proved enough for Austria to secure second place in […]
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Austria

/ 586 days ago

Baumgartner sends Austria into last 16 with win over Ukraine

Bucharest (AFP) – Christoph Baumgartner's first-half goal sent Austria through to the last 16 of Euro 2020 on Monday after a 1-0 win over Ukraine that left their opponents facing an anxious wait to see if they qualify. Hoffenheim midfielder Baumgartner turned in David Alaba's corner on 21 minutes in Bucharest as Austria pipped Ukraine […]
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