Watch Granit Xhaka Incredible Performance Against France
Arsenal star and Switzerland captain Granit Xhaka has produced yet another standout performer in Switzerland’s thrilling Euro 2020 last-16 clash against the world champions France.
The 28-year-old creative midfielder, who is subject interest from AS Roma, delivered a man of the display as Swiss dumped France out of Euro 2020 on penalties after Kylian Mbappe saw his sudden death spot-kick saved.
Haris Seferovic, scored another unstoppable header past Lloris in the 82 minutes.
Granit Xhaka, then delivered excellent pass to Mario Gavranovic, who turns Kimpembe on the edge of the box firing into the bottom left to made 3-3.
The heading into extra time and despite France have couple of chances they unable to broken the deadlock to bring penalty shoot-out to Euro 2020 for the first time.
Switzerland scored their first penalty before Pogba responded with a postage stamp effort.
Both sides retained a 100 percent record from the spot until the fifth penalties with only Lloris managing to get a hand on any of the eight strikes.
Switzerland scored their fifth, putting an entire nation’s hopes on the shoulders of Mbappe to do the same.
Unfortunately, every shoot-out has a villain and on this occasion, Mbappe saw his effort superbly saved by the diving Sommer as Switzerland completed one of the most dramatic upsets in European Championship history.