Dimitri Payet
Dimitri Payet scored the winner in France's 2-1 win over Romania Reuters

Match: France v Albania

Date: 15 June, Wednesday

Time: 9pm SGT/12:30pm IST (Thursday)/8pm BST

Venue: Stade Velodrome, Marseille

Competition: Euro 2016

TV Channel: In Singapore, live coverage of the clash between Turkey v Croatia will be on Eleven Singapore

Live Streaming: Singtel TV GO


France played the opening match of the Euro 2016 as the host nation. They played against Romania and managed to seal a 2-1 victory over them in the first match. Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud gave them a lead in the 57th minute. 

Bogdan Stancu scored from the spot kick to equalise the score for Romania in the 65th minute. However, Dimitri Payet who stole the headline as the West Ham United midfielder's 89th minute powerful striker sealed the match for France. 

Meanwhile, Albania come into this fixture after they suffered a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Switzerland in their first match of the European championship. Fabian Schar's second half goal was the difference between the two sides in the end as Switzerland sealed three points. 

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Possible XI: Lloris; Sagna, Rami, Koscielny, Evra; Kanté, Matuidi; Pogba, Payet, Griezmann; Giroud.


Possible XI: Berisha; Hysaj, Ajeri, Mavraj, Agolli; Kukeli, Xhaka; Roshi, Abrashi, Lenjani; Sadiku.France face Albania in the Euro 2016 clash on Wednesday.