Qualifying Group Stage

UEFA Nations League- Football’s Newest Revolution

Over the years, International football have been subject of intense debate. International friendlies have been criticized for…

Italian soccer

How Italian Soccer Exited the 2018 World Cup

Italy is one of world football greatest football’s countries. Only Brazil and Germany have won…

What do Portugal look like without Ronaldo?

When you have a star like Cristiano Ronaldo in your squad, there is no escaping…

Zlatan plays ‘magic’ man as Sweden advance to Euro 2016

By Philip O’Connor COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Having famously boasted that the World Cup in Brazil…

Netherlands drop Van Persie as Blind eyes fresh options

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Netherlands have left striker Robin van Persie out of their squad…

Ramsey should have been rested by Wales, says Wenger

LONDON (Reuters) – Aaron Ramsey should have been rested by Wales for their final Euro…

Dutchman Koeman says he has no intentions of leaving Saints

LONDON (Reuters) – There was good and bad news for Southampton fans on Thursday with…

Look at the Euro 2016 Debutants

The main qualification campaign of the Euro 2016 is done and 19 other teams are…

Djuric helps Bosnia stay afoat in Euro 2016

SARAJEVO (Reuters) – Bosnia overcame the absence of injured top scorer Edin Dzeko to grab…

England and Lithuania charged by UEFA over crowd trouble

LONDON (Reuters) – UEFA have opened disciplinary proceedings against the English Football Association and Lithuanian…

Euro 2016 Surprises and Dissappointments

20 of the 24 teams (including hosts France) have qualified for the 2016 European Championships…

Turkey

Turkey claim Euro 2016 spot as best third-placed team

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey snatched automatic qualification for Euro 2016 as the best third-placed team…

Croatia

Croatia qualify for Euro 2016 with Malta win

TA’QALI, Malta (Reuters) – Croatia squeezed into the Euro 2016 finals with a 1-0 away…

Netherlands

Netherlands fail to qualify for Euro 2016

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Netherlands failed to reach the European Championship finals for the first…

Del Bosque faces tricky task to select Spain squad

KIEV (Reuters) – Spain coach Vicente del Bosque acknowledged he faces a tough task in…

Russia

Russia beat Montenegro to qualify for Euro 2016

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia booked their place in the Euro 2016 finals with a 2-0…

Slovenia

Slovenia beat San Marino 2-0 to seal playoff berth

SAN MARINO (Reuters) – Slovenia secured a Euro 2016 playoff berth after second-half headers by…

Switzerland

Switzerland complete qualifiers with last-gasp win in Estonia

REUTERS – Switzerland played like a team already eyeing next year’s Euro 2016 finals as…

Hamsik Slovakia

Slovakia beat Luxembourg and book Euro trip

PRAGUE (Reuters) – Marek Hamsik scored twice and Slovakia netted three goals in a six-minute…

Del Bosque Spain Squad

Del Bosque faces tough task to select Spain squad

KIEV (Reuters) – Spain coach Vicente del Bosque acknowledged he faces a tough task in…

Ukraine

Ukraine into Euro play-offs after Spain defeat

KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine were consigned to the Euro 2016 play-offs after they lost 1-0…

England

Ruthless England complete perfect 10

LONDON (Reuters) – England became only the sixth team to end a European qualifying campaign…

Zlatan strikes again as flat Sweden head for playoffs

By Philip O’Connor STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored his eighth goal in eight Euro…

Ireland can still make it to Euro 2016 says O’Neill

REUTERS – Ireland are “fighting strongly” to make it to the Euro 2016 finals in…

Kompany fit to play for Belgium on Tuesday

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Vincent Kompany has been declared fit and is expected to return from…

Krul Newcastle

Newcastle keeper Krul out for season with knee injury

LONDON (Reuters) – Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul will miss the rest of the season…

Scotland

Scotland thrash Gibraltar thanks to Fletcher hat-trick

LONDON (Reuters) – Steven Fletcher hit a hat-trick for Scotland who, unable to qualify for…

Germany

Germany will rediscover killer instinct – Loew

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany will rediscover their goal-scoring instincts in time for next year’s European…

Euro 2016

Germany, Albania, Romania and Poland join Euro 2016 party

LONDON (Reuters) – World champions Germany and perennial also-rans Albania do not share much in…

Poland

Unstoppable Lewandowski secures Euro 2016 place for Poland

WARSAW (Reuters) – Striker Robert Lewandowski scored the winner to secure Poland a place at…