Blaszczykowski rips winner as Poland advances in EURO 2016

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Jakub Blaszczykowski scored the lone goal as Poland finished second in Group C with a 1-0 win over Ukraine as the rivals met in their final group matches of EURO 2016.

Ukraine bows out of the tournament after three matches, while Poland will play Switzerland in the knockout rounds.

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Ukraine had a few chances to leap out front, but Polish keeper Lukasz Fabianski was on the scene. He was almost caught unaware on a quick near post free kick, but scooted over the collect it.

Poland broke through before the match was an hour old, though, as Blaszczykowski was the beneficiary of a ball from Arkadiusz Milik. Blaszczykowski dragged the ball diagonally before blasting a shot home.