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Paralympic Sports: Football 5-a-side

Semi-final matchups set at football 5 Euros

France will face Turkey and Spain will challenge Germany for a spot in the finals at IBSA’s football 5-a-side European Championships. 19 Jun 2013
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David Labarre of France scores a penalty against Ali Hidir Kurt of Turkey - Football 5-a-side

David Labarre of France scores a penalty against Ali Hidir Kurt of Turkey - Football 5-a-side at the London 2012 Paralympic Games

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France, Spain, Germany and Turkey have all qualified for the semi-finals at IBSA’s football 5-a-side European Championships following the conclusion of the group stage on Monday (17 June).

France and Spain made it through Group 1 with seven and five points, respectively, leaving Greece and Russia to fight it out for one of the last four places.

In Group 2, Germany put on a surprising performance, topping the group with seven points, while Turkey finished only two points behind in second place. Great Britain finished a disappointing third with three points, followed by Italy in fourth with one point.

The semi-finals on Wednesday (19 June) will see France against Turkey and Spain against Germany.

Full results from the group stage:

Saturday (15 June)

Group 1

France 2 - Greece 1

Spain 1 - Russia 0

Group 2

Germany 1 – Italy 0

Turkey 1 - Great Britain 0

Sunday (16 June)

Group 1

Spain 1 - Greece 1

France 2 - Russia 1

Group 2

Italy 0 - Turkey 0

Germany 2 - Great Britain 1

Monday (17 June)

Group 1

France 0 - Spain 0

Greece 1 - Russia 0

Group 2

Turkey 2 - Germany 2

Great Britain 3 - Italy 1