Euro 2016 analysis: Ireland lose due to second half masterclass by France


Euro 2016 round of 16 result: France 2 - 1 Ireland

Ireland’s players were outclassed by France in the second half of today’s match as the French won 2-1.

That is the verdict of Highland Radio’s soccer correspondent Sean Connor.

Ireland got a perfect start with a second minute penalty but Sean said France were stronger in the second half and scored two good goals.

Sean, who has managed several League of Ireland clubs, has also tipped Ireland captain Seamus Coleman to go now and reach an even higher level as the future club captain of Everton...