Rike Roci & Irid Oxa discuss Euro 2016 fame with Albania

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Albania are likely to play their final match at Euro 2016 today, when they take on Romania.

Despite some positive performances in their first appearance as a Euro finals, Albania have lost their opening two games against Switzerland and France.

Rike Roci & Irid Oxa

One of the fading memories of Albania at Euro 2016 will be two women who gained world wide attention in the stands.

The women are Rike Roci and Irid Oxa, and they’ve found a modicum of fame during this summer’s tournament.

Rike Roci has been in the spotlight before, appearing on Albania’s version of Big Brother.

Bild speak to the Albanian ladies

German paper Bild have spoken to Rike Roci and Irid Oxa about their experience in France.

Roci revealed that one fan proposed to her in the stadium during a game.

That was a strange situation. But I said no.

On whether they came to France looking for the spotlight, Irid Oxa replied:

No! It was a big surprise for us. But it was great. In Marseille, all the fans in the stand were cheering us. That was a great feeling.

Both Rike Roci and Irid Oxa have significant followings on Instagram.

•buongiorno• #albaniangirl #noicisiamosvegliatecosì #holaaa

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•SHQIPERI•#franciaalbania #albania #shqiperi #forcacuna

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#Shqiperi #10 #euro2016 #Albania #durres

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#siemprefeliz #milano #sabatosera #sonriendo

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Naten Shqiper #6#positivevibes#

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