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FULL TIME: Austria 1 – 2 Turkey

Türkiye gave the surprise in the closing of the round of 16 of the Euro Cup. Vincenzo Montella’s men barely won against Austria (1-2) thanks to a double from Merih Demiral and will face the Netherlands in the quarterfinals.

Austria could not sustain the excellent level showed in the phase of groups of the Eurocopa and sacked of the tournament after falling by the minimum in front of a Turkey that took advantage of the defensive distractions of the ones of Ralf Rangnick in the corners (1-2). Merih Demiral, with a doublet, went the ‘MVP’ of the meeting and, in chambers, the ones of Vincenzo Montella will confront to some Low Countries that to first hour crushed to Romania (0-3).

The party could not begin better for the Turkish. After a corner served by Burn Güler, Demiral took advantage of a loose ball in the area girl before fulfilling the first minute of game to break him the arch to the goalkeeper Pentz, the one who had left loose the leather after a pair of clear fallidos of the Austrian saga.

In spite of the initial blow, the leader of the group D reacted immediately and the own Demiral saved on the line a finish of Baumgartner in a played identical to the one of the goal otomano.

The party had a frantic rhythm in the first chamber of hour, with arrivals in both areas and scarce leadership of the midfield players. The ones of Rangnick dominated the possession, but Turkey generated danger in each arrival, especially to unemployed balloon. In the 24′, Demiral was near of the 0-2 with another played treaded to the one of the first so much, but the head butt of the central left slightly high.

Kökçü Saw the yellow by the Turkish in the first part, whereas Schmid also was aprecibido by the selection that did the times of venue in Berlin. Justo before the rest, Yüksek saw the third card of the night, a yellow particularly painful, as it will prevent him play the chambers in front of Holland. In the halftime, Rangnick did two variants to look for the tie, but went the Turkish those that went on doing damage in the corners.

Austria went out decided to look for the tie and a pass filtered of Posch left to Arnautovic in position idela to define in front of Günok in the 50′, but the Turkish goalkeeper reacted to time with a remarkable stop. New minutes later, the ones of Montella expanded the advantage with another head butt of Merih Demiral thanks to a corner served by Burn Güler to the first stick. Justo before the 0-2, Laimer had wasted another good opportunity with a shot diverted.

In spite of the second goal, the Austrian command kept and, in the 66′, one of the ingresados in the rest, Gregoritsch, punished to Turkey by the same road by which arrived the two so many previous. Corner from the left of Sabitzer and head butt of the leading crusader to the second stick to leave static to Günok. Austria launched to by the tie again, while the Turkish replegaban in own field.

The intense rain that fell during all night in Berlin gave the touch dramatic to the party, more still when a head butt of Baumgartner saved with another paradón by Günok avoided the extention in the discount. The ones of Vincenzo Montella, against all prognosis after a hard fall in front of Portugal in the phase of groups (3-0), are in quarter-finals. The Saturday touches them confront to Low Countries, again in the Olympic of the capital alemna. The winner of the key goes in ‘semis’ against Switzerland or England, that also will play the Saturday in Düsseldorf.