Late goals from Antoine Griezmann and Dimitri Payet saw France beat Albania 2-0 in Marseille on Wednesday and book their place in the last 16 of Euro 2016.

Having started the match on the bench along with Paul Pogba, it was Griezmann who made the breakthrough against a resolute Albania when he headed home in the 90th minute.

Payet then added his second of the tournament deep into injury-time when he curled home.

The hosts will now meet Switzerland on Sunday in a match that will decide who finishes top of Group A.

While Albania did not create many chances of their own, they stifled France’s attacking threat, with Martial spurning the best opening when he took a touch in the box rather than shoot first time.

It was Albania who finished the first half on top, with Ermir Lenjani having a shot blocked from a corner and Ledian Memushaj curling a free-kick over the bar.

However, they eventually made the breakthrough when Adil Rami’s right-wing cross was headed in by a wide open Griezmann.

Payet then made sure of victory deep into injury-time, finishing from inside the box


Group A

Played Won Draw Lost For Against Goal difference Points
2 2 0 0 4 1 3 6
2 1 1 0 2 1 1 4
2 0 1 1 2 3 -1 1
2 0 0 2 0 3 -3 0