Euro 2016: Germany registers penalty triumph against Italy
Bordeaux (France): The German football team have reached the semi-finals of the Euro 2016 after defeating Italy in the third quarter final match of the Euro 2016 Football tournament on Saturday.
In a nail-biting match, Jonas Hector’s significant spot-kick helped Germany to win by 6-5 on penalties.
After scoring a winning goal, Hector said-
- It is difficult to find the words as I am overjoyed that the ball went for the goal.
- I cannot describe the feeling.
- I took my heart in my hands and just wanted to knock the ball in.
With this tremendous win, Germany team have entered the semi-finals of the major tournament for the sixth time.
Now, Germany will take on the winner of other quarter-finals, which will be played between France and Iceland on Sunday.