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A slow week in terms of the football, but here were the big games this week in the world of football: Euro 2016 Qualifying Scotland 1-0 Republic of Ireland Scotland revive their qualifying hopes as they beat an Irish side that sinks on level points with Germany. Greece 0-1 Faroe Islands The minnows of Faroe help spring the upset of the qualifying campaign as they beat a stale Greek side. The loss sunk Greece to the bottom of the group and saw them lose their manager. Austria 1-0 Russia Austria beat a offensively lacking Russian side to help cement their place atop the group and put themselves in a great position for qualification. Montenegro 1-1 Sweden Zlatan returns and scores before Montenegro's last penalty conversion rescues a point for the hosts. Netherlands 6-0 Lativa A clinical Netherlands return to good form following their friendly loss to Mexico just days before as the Dutch look to get their qualifying campaign back on track. Belgium 0-0 Wales A hard fought Welsh point sees them keep a good pace towards qualification as they traveled to and kept the Belgians scoreless. Italy 1-1 Croatia Flares are thrown onto the pitch in a tight clash that sees both sides end the day on 10 points. Czech Republic 2-1 Iceland The battle for the top of the group sees the Czechs jump 3 points clear, and 6 ahead of the Dutch in their group.