Vokes consoles McAuley after Wales march on

Wales striker Sam Vokes offered sympathy to Gareth McAuley after the veteran Northern Ireland defender's own goal settled a tense Euro 2016 last-16 tie in Paris.

The all-British encounter threw up an attritional and largely forgettable contest but, 15 minutes from time, man-of-the-match Gareth Bale fizzed in a superb left-wing cross that forced McAuley to divert the ball past goalkeeper Michael McGovern.

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