Winners: PortugalCristiano Ronaldo’s touchline exploits, substitute Éder’s shot, the hosts’ agony – a pulsating evening in Paris on 10 July climaxed with Portugal hoisting aloft the first major trophy in their history. Team of the TournamentRui Patrício; Kimmich, Boateng, Pepe, Raphaël Guerreiro; Kroos, Joe Allen; Griezmann, Ramsey, Payet; Ronaldo. Who makes your Team of the Year? 

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France forward Antoine Griezmann received his award as the UEFA EURO 2016 Player of the Tournament ahead of his nation’s European Qualifier against Bulgaria. The 25-year-old Atlético Madrid forward finished the tournament with six goals and two assists as the hosts reached the final, losing out to Portugal. However, UEFA’s panel of technical observers still 

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Only 15 of the 51 matches at UEFA EURO 2016 were won by the team that enjoyed a greater share of possession. ©Getty ImagesAVERAGE POSSESSIONGermany 63% (reached semi-finals)Spain 61% (round of 16)England 59% (round of 16)Switzerland 58% (round of 16)Ukraine 56% (group stage)Hungary 54% (round of 16)Russia 53% (group stage)France 52% (runners-up)Portugal 52% (winners)Sweden 52% 

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The diversity of team shapes at UEFA EURO 2016 did little to obscure a common denominator. In midfield, Sergio Busquets (Spain), Eric Dier (England), Milan Škriniar (Slovakia), William Carvalho (Portugal) and, more often than not, Oliver Norwood (Northern Ireland) supplied comparatively rare examples of single screening midfielders. Other teams preferred to use two controlling midfielders 

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What proportion of passes for each team was long?Northern Ireland 28%Iceland 22%Republic of Ireland 21%Czech Republic 20%Wales 18%Albania 17%Turkey 17%Hungary 16%Romania 16%Russia 16%Slovakia 16%Sweden 16%Croatia 15%Italy 15%Poland 15%Ukraine 15%Austria 14%Belgium 14%Portugal 13%England 12%Germany 12%Switzerland 12%France 11%Spain 10% “There were the odd exceptions,” said former Aalborg, Aarhus and Viborg coach Peter Rudbak, “but, in the matches 

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