Germany forward Lukas Podolski has criticised the new 24-team format for the European Championship.
No one thought they stood a chance, but Iceland stuck to their guns and pulled off one of football's biggest shocks, dumping England out of Euro 2016 and forcing their manager Roy Hodgson to quit in disgrace.
England Under-21 coach Gareth Southgate is the early favourite of a not very long list of mooted candidates to replace Roy Hodgson as coach of England following their embarrassing exit at Euro 2016.
There was nothing left unseen in Monday's last 16 Euro 2016 game between England vs Iceland. Here are 20 pictures.
Spain can no longer match the standards that won back-to-back European Championships, Gerard Pique admitted.
Tuesday, 28 June 2016
28 June 2016, 06:46
Iceland's football heroes hailed a historic day for the small Nordic nation after they stunned England at Euro 2016 on Monday to take the last quarter-final place.
28 June 2016, 06:46
Lionel Messi arrived to his native Argentina on Monday but he avoided commenting on his abrupt resignation from the national team after losing the Copa America final to Chile.
28 June 2016, 08:19
In presiding over England's humiliating Euro 2016 elimination at the hands of Iceland, Roy Hodgson seemed to abandon the principles upon which he has constructed his entire career.
Monday, 27 June 2016
27 June 2016, 08:17
Eden Hazard could eclipse his "difficult" season with Chelsea by taking Euro 2016 by storm, according to Axel Witsel.
27 June 2016, 08:17
Winger Angel Di Maria returned to Argentina's lineup for the Copa America final against defending champion Chile on Sunday night after recovering from an adductor muscle injury sustained in a group stage match against Panama on June 10.
27 June 2016, 09:33
Lionel Messi sensationally announced his retirement from international football on Sunday after Argentina crashed to an upset defeat against Chile in the final of the Copa America.
27 June 2016, 12:58
According to widespread reports, Manchester United agreed a transfer fee for Borussia Dortmund midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
27 June 2016, 14:34
Laurent Blanc left his role as Paris Saint-Germain coach on Monday, the French Ligue 1 champions announced, without revealing any further financial details.
27 June 2016, 15:58
Southampton's Senegalese striker Sadio Mane will undergo a medical at Liverpool on Monday.
27 June 2016, 17:19
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has warned more Argentina players could follow Lionel Messi into international retirement after the Barcelona superstar's shock exit.
27 June 2016, 18:36
Argentines begged Lionel Messi on Monday not to abandon the national team before the 2018 World Cup after he tearfully announced his retirement in frustration at another last-gasp international defeat.
Sunday, 26 June 2016
26 June 2016, 06:22
Northern Ireland's Gareth McAuley scored an own goal to hand Wales victory in Paris and a place in the Euro quarter-finals.
26 June 2016, 13:40
Croatia coach Ante Cacic claimed football was "unfair" after his side lost their Euro 2016 last 16 clash with Portugal.
26 June 2016, 17:30
Seeking to win an unprecedented third consecutive European Championship, Spain will once again have to see off old foes Italy.
Saturday, 25 June 2016
25 June 2016, 00:22
Ireland players raced towards Martin Hansson deep in extra time of a World Cup qualification playoff against France in November 2009.
25 June 2016, 06:44
Players at the Euro 2016 expressed shock that Britain had voted to break away from the European Union.
25 June 2016, 11:59
Irish fans will be hoping for revenge in Sunday's Euro 2016 last 16 clash against tournament hosts France.
25 June 2016, 15:49
Gareth Bale's Wales meet Northern Ireland in the Battle of Britain at Euro 2016 on Saturday.
25 June 2016, 18:42
Poland beat Switzerland in a penalty shootout in the first Euro 2016 last 16 clash with new Arsenal star Granit Xhaka missing a crucial kick.