Video: Iceland score only for Olivier Giroud to take 4-goal lead back for France

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Just when it appeared that Iceland had a lifeline, Arsenal star Olivier Giroud scored his second goal of the game for France to send the Arctic Circle residents back to square one – and inevitably back home.

Kolbein Sigthorsson was the man who finally gave Iceland a tick on the scoreboard after the team found themselves down 4-0 in the first half.

But any thoughts of a comeback were brushed away almost immediately as Giroud netted for France to restore the four-goal lead.

Immediately after the goal from Giroud, France manager Didier Deschamps decided to pull Giroud to preserve him for the upcoming Semi-Final against Germany.

The two-goal performance from Giroud was his fifth brace for France, but his first ever brace in a major tournament.

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