4 - Four of Belgium's five goals at #Euro2016 have been assisted by either Kevin De Bruyne (2) or Eden Hazard (2). Creators. #BEL 19 minutes ago

11 - Kevin De Bruyne scored or assisted 11 goals in his last 12 games for Belgium (5 goals, 6 assists). Influential. 24 minutes ago

1 - Toby Alderweireld has scored his first goal for #BEL since November 2013 vs Japan, which was also assisted by De Bruyne. Link. #Euro2016 26 minutes ago

5 - This is the first time Belgium have scored five goals at a single EURO tournament. Form. 30 minutes ago

8 - #BEL have won six of their last eight encounters with #HUN (including the last four) whilst drawing the other two. Appetite. 1 hours ago

4 - #GER have kept four clean sheets at #Euro2016; more than they've recorded in any other edition of the European Championships. Ominous. 1 hours ago

1 - Julian Draxler is the first #GER player to score & assist in a EUROs match since Philipp Lahm in 2008 (v #TUR). Dynamo. #Euro2016 2 hours ago

15 - #GER had 15 shots in the first half; the most of any team in the first half of a game at #EURO2016. Firepower. 2 hours ago

5 - Mario Gomez is now Germany's joint-top goalscorer at the European Championship (5 goals), with Jürgen Klinsmann. Super. 2 hours ago

1 - Mesut Ozil is the first #GER player to miss a penalty in a major tournament since Lukas Podolski in the 2010 WC (vs Serbia). Spotless . 3 hours ago

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