Yamal’s star shines, Spain flies to the final! The favorite is out: France goes home

And the Spain the first finalist of Euro 2024. De la Fuente’s team came from behind to beat France Deschamps and has booked his place in the Berlin match which he will play on Sunday evening against the winner of the Netherlands-England match.

And to think that the match, labeled by everyone as an early final, had started to go downhill for the transalpines: after eight minutes, a delicious assist from Mbappé for Kolo Muani who beat Unai Simon with a precise header. A goal that did not clip the wings of the Spaniards. On the contrary. In the 21st minute, Lamine Yamal, still 17 years old, became the youngest scorer in the European championships with a masterpiece goal, a curling shot from 25 meters that ended up behind Maignan. Then a few minutes later an invention by Dani Olmo set the final score at 2-1.

At the end of the match, Yamal was awarded as the man of the match: “The most important thing is the final and now we are aiming for the title. It was a difficult match, I tried to focus on the goal, I took it to my foot and then it went well. I am happy, it went well and now I am only thinking about the victory. My objective is to bring home the trophy”, said the Barcelona player.