Leicester City star Caglar Soyuncu helped to keep world champions France at bay on Monday night. Soyuncu was part of the Turkey side that held the French to a 1-1 draw in their crucial Euro 2020 qualifier at the Stade de France in Paris. The hosts had to wait until the 76th minute to break the deadlock, with Chelsea’s Olivier Giroud coming on just four minutes before he headed home. Read More
The lead lasted only five minutes, though, before Kaan Ayhan nodded the ball into the back of the net to level. It means the two sides remain tied on 19 points at the top of Group H. Soyuncu started and played 90 minutes for Turkey, having come on at half-time in the 1-0 home win over Albania a few days earlier. He will now return to England to link back up with the Foxes ahead of their Premier League clash with Burnley at the King Power Stadium this weekend.