Euro 2016 Team of the Tournament announced by EA Sports

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After a somewhat timid start to the tournament, Euro 2016 has lived up to every expectation.

Hosts France and Portugal will meet on Sunday in the final to conclude what has been a fascinating and exciting month of international football.

Paul Pogba and co. are favourites heading into the heavyweight clash, though a side boasting the world-class Cristiano Ronaldo can never be ruled out.


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And just to add to the excitement surrounding the final, EA Sports have announced the FIFA 16 European Team of the Tournament. Here's the starting XI, with a graphic of the full 23-man squad further below:

Manuel Neuer (Germany); Jerome Boateng (Germany), Pepe (Portugal), Giorgio Chiellini (Italy); Eden Hazard (Belgium), Toni Kroos (Germany), Paul Pogba (France), Antoine Griezmann (France), Gareth Bale (Wales), Dimitri Payet (France); Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal).

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Portugal superstar Ronaldo is the highest-rated player in the team (97), with club teammate Bale close behind on 94 and top goalscorer Griezmann given a 92-rated upgrade.

Manchester United target and France sensation Pogba received a boost to 90, with the 23-year-old expected to complete a move to Old Trafford in the coming weeks.

Where the bench is concerned, Wales duo Aaron Ramsey and James Chester were both rewarded with 86 and 80-rated boosts respectively, while Italy hero Gigi Buffon was given 88.

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It's Bale's card that will be the most highly sought-after amongst avid FIFA Ultimate Team fans, though.

The Real Madrid winger's statistics read as follows: pace 99, shooting 95, passing 94, dribbling 94, defending 75 and physical 93.

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