WATCH: Young Portugal fan consoling a distraught France supporter might make your heart melt 5 years ago

WATCH: Young Portugal fan consoling a distraught France supporter might make your heart melt

We were already a little fragile after the Johnny Giles tributes and now this…

If you’re feeling a little blue at the start of another week then spare a thought for French fans this morning.

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Having thought they’d be waking up celebrating another major tournament success on home soil, French fans instead have to deal with a defeat inflicted by Eder’s extra-time strike as Portugal lifted the European Championships trophy for the first time in their history.

For one fan of Les Blues in the immediate aftermath of the match it was a little too much to bear, but one young Portugal fan did his best to cheer him up in a truly touching gesture that was captured on camera afterwards.

The emotional Johnny Giles tributes on RTÉ and now this; someone better stop chopping those damn onions!