Euro 2016: Sweden escape with lucky draw, Spain beat plucky Czechs

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Sweden's Zlatan Ibrahimovic, back to camera, celebrates with Kim Kallstrom, top, and teammates after Ireland's Ciaran Clark scored an own goal, during the Euro 2016 Group E match against Ireland at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on June 13, 2016. (AP)

Sweden's Zlatan Ibrahimovic, back to camera, celebrates with Kim Kallstrom, top, and teammates after Ireland's Ciaran Clark scored an own goal, during the Euro 2016 Group E match against Ireland at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on June 13, 2016. (AP)

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Sweden's Zlatan Ibrahimovic, left, and Ireland's Ciaran Clark engaged in a tussle. (AP)

Sweden's Zlatan Ibrahimovic, left, and Ireland's Ciaran Clark engaged in a tussle. (AP)

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Ireland's midfielder Wesley Hoolahan (R) celebrates his goal with teammate Robert Brady. (AFP)

Ireland's midfielder Wesley Hoolahan (R) celebrates his goal with teammate Robert Brady. (AFP)

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Ireland's midfielder Wesley Hoolahan (L) as teammates Robbie Keane (C) and Glenn Whelan run to join him. (AFP)

Ireland's midfielder Wesley Hoolahan (L) as teammates Robbie Keane (C) and Glenn Whelan run to join him. (AFP)

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Wesley Hoolahan (L) sets off to celebrate after scoring Ireland’s first goal. (AFP)

Wesley Hoolahan (L) sets off to celebrate after scoring Ireland’s first goal. (AFP)

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Hoolahan, right, scores the opening goal. (AP)

Hoolahan, right, scores the opening goal. (AP)

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Referee Milorad Mazic, right, shows the yellow card to Republic of Ireland's Glenn Whelan, centre, as he argues with Sweden's Sebastian Larsson, second left. (AP)

Referee Milorad Mazic, right, shows the yellow card to Republic of Ireland's Glenn Whelan, centre, as he argues with Sweden's Sebastian Larsson, second left. (AP)

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Sweden's Kim Kallstrom and Zlatan Ibrahimovic after the game. (Reuters)

Sweden's Kim Kallstrom and Zlatan Ibrahimovic after the game. (Reuters)

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Republic of Ireland's Ciaran Clark, lies on the ground after scoring an own goal from a cross by Ibrahimovic. (AP)

Republic of Ireland's Ciaran Clark, lies on the ground after scoring an own goal from a cross by Ibrahimovic. (AP)

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Sweden's Sebastian Larsson takes a tumble. (REUTERS)

Sweden's Sebastian Larsson takes a tumble. (REUTERS)

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Ireland players rush to celebrate Hoolahan’s goal. (AP)

Ireland players rush to celebrate Hoolahan’s goal. (AP)

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Czech Republic's defender David Limbersky walks past as Spain's players celebrate after defender Gerard Pique scored the winning goal during the Euro 2016 group D match at the Stadium Municipal in Toulouse on June 13, 2016. Spain won the match 1-0. (AFP)

Czech Republic's defender David Limbersky walks past as Spain's players celebrate after defender Gerard Pique scored the winning goal during the Euro 2016 group D match at the Stadium Municipal in Toulouse on June 13, 2016. Spain won the match 1-0. (AFP)

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Spain's players celebrate Pique’s goal. (AFP)

Spain's players celebrate Pique’s goal. (AFP)

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Gerard Pique plays on the pitch with his son Milan after the match. (AP)

Gerard Pique plays on the pitch with his son Milan after the match. (AP)

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Pique gestures in celebration after scoring. (AFP)

Pique gestures in celebration after scoring. (AFP)

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Pique heads in the winner past Czech ‘keeper Petr Cech in the 87th minute. (AP)

Pique heads in the winner past Czech ‘keeper Petr Cech in the 87th minute. (AP)

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Pique broke the deadlock after some dogged defence from the Czechs. (AP)

Pique broke the deadlock after some dogged defence from the Czechs. (AP)

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Spain goalkeeper David De Gea, right, makes a save from Czech Republic's Roman Hubnik. (AP)

Spain goalkeeper David De Gea, right, makes a save from Czech Republic's Roman Hubnik. (AP)

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Czech Republic players dejected after the loss. (AP)

Czech Republic players dejected after the loss. (AP)

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Petr Cech, left, made several saves to keep the Czechs in the hunt. (AP)

Petr Cech, left, made several saves to keep the Czechs in the hunt. (AP)

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Czech players dejected after they conceded three minutes from time. (AP)

Czech players dejected after they conceded three minutes from time. (AP)

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