Turkey Stun France 2 0 In Euro 2020 Qualifier

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AFTER two matches edging Turkey only on goal difference. Under then raised the difference in the 40th minute slipping the ball past Hugo Lloris after a sprint down the right wing to the French goal. Burak Yilmaz missed the chance to put Turkey further ahead at the 85th minute sending the ball narrowly past the right post after a one one with Lloris. Turkey now lead Group H with nine points having won all three games so far. They are followed by France then Iceland both at six points. Backed by a typically vociferous home crowd and France were unable to contain the home sides energy and dynamism. France were under par for much of the game and never came close to getting on the score sheet. Turkey continued to look more threatening during the second half and would have won by a greater margin had Lloris not denied Burak Yilmaz and Mhmut Tekdemir. Didier Deschamps admitted Frances 2 0 defeat to Turkey in Euro 2020 qualifying was a slap in the face for his World Cup winners. We did not turn up and even if we are world champions if we play like that we have no hope

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