Uefa has released a report on Euro 2016, and it's hilariously kind to England


Uefa's technical report for Euro 2016 has been released, and it includes detailed analysis of everything at the tournament.

England received their share of the limelight - here's what was said about the Three Lions' heroic efforts.

1.Neat high-tempo combinations opening play to wide areas.

Chris Smalling and Joe Hart at Euro 2016 - (Francois Mori/AP)
(Francois Mori/AP)

2. Strong, athletic centre-backs; aerial power in set plays at both ends.

England v Russia at Euro 2016 - (Ariel Schalit/AP)
(Ariel Schalit/AP)

England v Russia at Euro 2016
(Ariel Schalit/AP)

3. Emphasis on building from back; accurate distribution by keeper Hart.

Joe Hart and Aaron Ramsey at Euro 2016
(Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP)

4. Rooney dropping deep to act as catalyst for attacking play.

Wayne Rooney struggles against Iceland
(Claude Paris/AP)

5. Youthful, committed, energetic team; technique in all departments.

Dele Alli and John Stones
(Owen Humphreys/PA)

6. Possession-based game with patient passing through thirds.

Wayne Rooney against Wales at Euro 2016
(Darko Vojinovic/AP)

7. England enjoyed the lion's share of possession, beating Slovakia 28-5 on goal attempts and 11-0 on corners.

Eric Dier against Slovakia
(Pavel Golovkin/AP)

8. Hodgson's immediate resignation at the stadium in Nice rounded off a knockout round which had provided joy for some and had been cruel to others

Roy Hodgson, Dele Alli and Jamie Vardy
(Francois Mori/AP)