The Latest: Poland leads Switzerland 1-0 at halftime

PARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer’s European Championship (all times local):


3:48 p.m.

Jakub Blaszczykowski scored to give Poland a 1-0 halftime lead over Switzerland in Saint-Etienne.

Blaszczykowski sent a low shot between the legs of Switzerland goalkeeper Yann Sommer after Kamil Grosicki drew in the defense in the 39th minute. It was his second goal of the tournament.

Poland created almost all the danger, while Switzerland only had Fabian Schaer’s timid header to show for their ball movement.

Poland forward Arkadiusz Milik squandered an opportunity seconds after kickoff at Stade Geoffroy Guichard, shooting wide with the goalmouth open.

Grzegorz Krychowiak also wasted a good chance when he headed a corner well wide.

Robert Lewandowski’s troubles in front of the goal continued. The Poland striker hasn’t scored a goal in the tournament.


3:41 p.m.

Jakub Blaszczykowski scored for Poland with a low shot between the legs of Switzerland goalkeeper Yann Sommer after receiving a pass from Kamil Grosicki.

It’s his second goal of the tournament.

Poland leads Switzerland 1-0.


3:39 p.m.

GOAL: Jakub Blaszczykowski scores for Poland in the 39th minute. Poland leads Switzerland 1-0.


2:25 p.m.

Switzerland striker Haris Seferovic has returned to lead the attack for his team’s match against Poland in Saint-Etienne.

Seferovic was dropped by coach Vladimir Petkovic for the last group match. Neither he nor replacement Breel Embolo has scored so far at the tournament.

Otherwise, Petkovic has stuck with the same starting lineup from Switzerland’s three group games.

Poland coach Adam Nawalka filled the gap left by the suspended Bartosz Kapustka with Kamil Grosicki in midfield.

Jakub Blaszczykowski earned a place in Poland’s starting lineup after coming off the bench to secure a 1-0 win over Ukraine.

Poland striker Robert Lewandowski will also be searching for his first goal.


2:10 p.m.

Here are the lineups for the match between Switzerland and Poland in Saint-Etienne.

Switzerland: Yann Sommer, Stephan Lichtsteiner, Fabian Schaer, Johan Djourou, Ricardo Rodriguez, Valon Behrami, Granit Xhaka, Xherdan Shaqiri, Blerim Dzemaili, Admir Mehmedi, Haris Seferovic.

Poland: Lukasz Fabianski, Lukasz Piszczek, Kamil Glik, Michal Pazdan, Artur Jedrzejczyk, Jakub Blaszczykowski, Grzegorz Krychowiak, Krzysztof Maczynski, Kamil Grosicki, Arkadiusz Milik, Robert Lewandowski.


1:25 p.m.

Spain says 10 national soccer team players have undergone doping tests at its European Championship training camp in western France.

The Spanish soccer federation says UEFA officials showed up Saturday morning at the team’s hotel at Il de Re to conduct the tests.

The officials collected blood and urine samples from the 10 players, whose names were not released.

The federation says the tests were conducted “without any incidents.”

Spain will face Italy on Monday in the Euro 2016 quarterfinals at Stade de France.

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