England Sets Minimum Target in Euro 2016: Qualified into Round of 16 – UEFA Euro which becomes the biggest football tournament in Europe brings interesting news from the result of the qualifying matches. After 53 football teams joining the qualifying matches which had been held in 2014 and 2015, finally 24 football teams were confirmed to show their performance in UEFO Euro 2016 that will be held in France. After being divided into several groups, each team probably has set target on how far they should go in this tournament. The same way was also done by England team.
England has set new target which should be minimally achieved by Wayne Rooney and friends in UEFA Euro 2016 cup. England at least should pass into group qualification.The new target was set by England team so that they can achievement in this tournament. It is not surprising actually since this team obtained bad result on several latest tournaments they played. The team which is widely known as The Three Lions also got satisfying on their latest International tournament.
England performing good at qualifying rounds
In the last World Cup held in 2014, England immediately defeated in group qualification. This result became the worst result of England since they defeated in similar stage of Euro Cup 2000. However, in the Euro Cup that will be held this year, England showed better performance on the qualification. In qualification round, England team was success to qualify into final round by winning on the matches of 10 parties. Those qualification matches included a number of teams such as Swiss, Slovenia, Estonia, Lithuania, and San Marino.
After the qualification matches were ended, then the teams are divided into several group. England team itself, in the group stage later, this team is joined into Group B. In this group, England should play with three other members of the group which consist of Rusia, Wales, and Slovakia. Performance of England team in Euro Cup is quite good. They always succeed to continue their performance into quarter final in the last two of their participation in Euro cup.
They are many football lovers who still wait the amazing performance of England in order to prove that they still become one of the biggest team in the world. Even the chairman of English Football federation, Greg Dyke, stated that they need to do hard efforts so that they can successfully pass into group qualification. However, he will not set this target as the definition of success for England team. No matter what the result that will be achieved in Euro Cup 2016, Greg Dyke has discussed with the coach for England team, Roy Hogdson.
They will not state to the public what they will see as success for England. However, passed into a group qualification is a must and it becomes the smallest goals that need to be achieved by England in Euro Cup this year. If England failed to fulfil this target, then it will bring problem to the team. It will become bad news for football in England. Hence, they need to show great performance in every matchto be qualified into round of 16.