Thanks to the combined success of Belgium over Finland (2-0) and Denmark over Russia (4-1), France is guaranteed to finish at least among the best four thirds of the group stage of Euro 2020. .
France, Switzerland, Sweden, the Czech Republic and England qualified without playing Monday for the knockout stages of Euro football, after the matches played on Monday. With Switzerland, already third in its group, these four other nations are now guaranteed to finish at least among the best four third in the group, which also advance to the final phase of the competition.
The proteges of Didier Deschamps will nevertheless have a sporting interest next Wednesday against Portugal. In case of victory, the Blues would be guaranteed to finish in first place in group F and meet one of the four best thirds (but not that of group F). In the event of a draw, France would be second at worst but could be overtaken by Germany if at the same time the Mannschaft dominated Hungary.
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