They frustrated Portugal, Shocked England but the Huffing and puffing of the Icelandic team which brought down the defense of several before the quarter-final was unable to bring the French house down but rather the French dealt the death blow that ended Iceland's fairy tale at the Euro 2016 championship.
The french thrashed the Iceland underdogs 5-2 at the stade de France yesterday.
It was a fine match from start to finish with Arsenal out-of-favour forward , Olivier Giroud enjoying a wonderful night scoring two goals .
Giroud opened the scoring , then other french attacking predators like Paul Pogba , Dimitri Payet, and Antoine Griezmann also scored but the Iceland team were not going home without a fight as they returned two goals in the 55th and 84th-minute courtesy Kolbeinn Sigthorsson and Birkir Bjarnason.
Watch how it all happened in the Highlight below;