With the first round of knock-out stages for the competition done, there are now eight teams that remain in the hunt for European glory including hosts France and heavyweights Germany and Italy. As we approach the quarterfinals, TheHardTackle analyses and attempts to field the best XI from the recently concluded round of 16.
Mario Gotze would be a good fit at Liverpool FC if the Reds choose to sign the German this summer, believes former Bayern Munich manager Ottmar Hitzfeld.
Real Madrid are desperate to sign Bayern Munich star David Alaba, despite the fact that the Bundesliga giants are not ready to sell the Austria international, if reports from the Spanish media are to be believed.
Bayern Munich are reportedly looking to snare Paris St. Germain's Zlatan Ibrahimovic away from the grasp of Manchester United amidst interest from Real Madrid towards their star striker, Robert Lewandowski.
It's been a busy few days in the market for Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side as there has been a lot of buzz about the probable ins and outs at Anfield. Udinese star Piotor Zielinski and Lille's wing wizard Soufiane Doufal are the ones strongly linked with the English outfit.
Summer transfer window is open and the teams are on the lookout to buy the best players for the least prices. The Hard Tackle looks at 5 players under €35m that Arsenal, Juventus or Bayern Munich can buy.
With a deal for Mario Gotze looking highly unlikely, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has reportedly turned his attention to Lille winger Soufiane Boufal.
World champions Germany kick off their Euro 2016 campaign with a tricky encounter against Ukraine on Sunday, and an injury to Mats Hummels has presented manager Joachim Loew with a major dilemma in defence.
In the Group D fixtures for the day, Argentina, bolstered by a second half hattrick from Lionel Messi, sealed their progress into the knockout rounds with an authoritative win over Panama. Meanwhile, Chile required a controversial last minute penalty to overcome Bolivia.
According to reports in the Spanish media, Robert Lewandowski has reached an agreement with Real Madrid which will see him move to the Spanish capital in the summer.