1. English Football Must Learn Lessons from Team GB's Success at Rio Olympics

    With every medal hung round the neck of a British athlete in Rio de Janeiro , another entry is surely scrawled into the grand catalogue of notes the Football Association must be taking this summer...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 9 months ago 5,119 reads 12 comments

  2. Sam Allardyce Press Conference: Key Takeaways from England Manager's Unveiling

    Sam Allardyce confirmed that Sammy Lee will join his coaching staff as he was officially unveiled as the new England manager at St George's Park, Burton upon Trent, on Monday...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 10 months ago 1,360 reads 4 comments

  3. Is Sam Allardyce Really the Best Man for the England Job?

    The best job in English football has gone to the only man left in the world who still believes it is. At least Sam Allardyce properly wanted it. Really, really, really wanted it...

    Alex Dunn Written by Alex Dunn about 10 months ago 11,883 reads 32 comments

  4. Sam Allardyce Appointed England Manager: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Sam Allardyce was confirmed as the new England manager on Friday, penning a deal as Roy Hodgson's successor following the Three Lions' humiliation at UEFA Euro 2016...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 10 months ago 5,002 reads 54 comments

  5. Why Sam Allardyce Has All the Right Tools for the England Manager's Job

    There are two groups of people who seem opposed to the prospect of Sam Allardyce as England manager. There is the collective of aesthetes, the purists and the traditionalists, those ...

    Jonathan Wilson Written by Jonathan Wilson about 11 months ago 6,428 reads 27 comments

  6. Why Jurgen Klinsmann Could Become England's Best Manager Since Terry Venables

    With Queen Elizabeth II watching on, Jurgen Klinsmann lifted the Henri Delaunay Cup above his head. Germany had just won the 1996 European Championship—their third overall and ...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 11 months ago 1,730 reads 0 comments

  7. Eric Cantona Applies for England Job in Typically Brilliant Fashion

    Ever since Roy Hodgson resigned as England manager following the Three Lions' shock Euro 2016 defeat to Iceland on Monday, it's felt like nobody wants the vacant job. Until now...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 11 months ago 8,411 reads 15 comments

  8. Daniel Sturridge Puts Fragrance on His Kit Before Games so He Smells Nice

    All sorts of excuses are being made for England's poor performances at Euro 2016, but there are no excuses for bad hygiene...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 11 months ago 8,022 reads 16 comments

  9. England Need to Embrace a New Culture and Banish the Fear Factor

    The best comedy has always been rooted in the truth, however bleak. In the aftermath of England’s woeful capitulation to Iceland on Monday night, a darkly amusing Vine emerged of manager Roy Hodgson on the side of the pitch...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 11 months ago 4,817 reads 16 comments

  10. Ranking England's Players Following Their Euro 2016 Exit

    England fans are all too familiar with the images percolating through various forms of media since their Euro 2016 exit on Monday night. Players strewn on the ground in disbelief and disappointment after getting knocked out? Check...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 11 months ago 16,786 reads 61 comments

  11. Gary Neville Reportedly Gets on Iceland Bus After England's Euro 2016 Defeat

    Gary Neville reportedly added to the humiliation he suffered as England were dumped out of Euro 2016 by Iceland on Monday by boarding the wrong bus after the 2-1 last-16 defeat...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 31,618 reads 9 comments

  12. Steven Gerrard Talks England's 'Culture of Fear' After Euro 2016 Loss to Iceland

    Steven Gerrard has rejected any suggestion that the current England squad " are not good enough" and blamed the " culture of fear" for the Three Lions' embarrassing exit from Euro 2016 at the hands of Iceland on Monday...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 10,091 reads 47 comments

  13. Jamie Carragher Slams England 'Babies' After Euro 2016 Knockout Loss to Iceland

    Former England international Jamie Carragher has described the current Three Lions squad as "babies," branding them " The Academy Generation" and a group who are "too soft...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 8,205 reads 25 comments

  14. England Must Fix Their Mentality Before They Fix Anything Else

    By now, the usual inquest which follows an English exit from a major tournament feels tired. The manager resigns, or at least faces intense media interrogation, while underperforming players are trialled by a public jury...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 11 months ago 6,538 reads 24 comments

  15. Sam Allardyce Named England Manager

    Following Roy Hodgson's resignation as England manager on June 28 after their disastrous exit from UEFA Euro 2016, the Football Association's search for a new Three Lions boss has come to an end...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 11 months ago 39,756 reads 86 comments

  16. Wayne Rooney Talks 'Embarrassing' England Loss to Iceland, Roy Hodgson, More

    England captain Wayne Rooney has insisted he wants to remain part of the national team setup despite the side’s “embarrassing” 2-1 loss to Iceland in the last 16 of the 2016 UEFA European Championship on Monday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 11 months ago 18,257 reads 48 comments

  17. Roy Hodgson Pays Price for Masterminding England's Diabolical Euro 2016 Campaign

    It has been a rough few days for England. The worrying post-referendum implications of the country's decision to leave the European Union are only just beginning to be sorted out...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 11 months ago 15,276 reads 50 comments

  18. Steve McClaren Reacts on Live TV as Iceland Take the Lead Against England

    Steve McClaren is no stranger to witnessing poor England results, and the former Three Lions boss was on duty with Sky Sports News during the shock loss to Iceland on Monday evening...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 11 months ago 32,116 reads 29 comments

  19. Iceland Players and Fans Celebrate Victory Over England with Rousing Chant

    When Iceland overcame Austria with a last-gasp winner in the Euro 2016 group stage, the players and fans celebrated in unison with their traditional Viking-style chant...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 11 months ago 7,008 reads 1 comments

  20. Roy Hodgson Resigns as England Manager: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Roy Hodgson immediately stepped down as England manager on Monday evening after Iceland knocked out the Three Lions in a shocking 2-1 upset during the round of 16 at Euro 2016...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 11 months ago 17,857 reads 153 comments

  21. Revisiting Roy Hodgson's Euro 2016 Squad Decisions Before England Face Iceland

    The match had reached stoppage time, and England were still chasing the goal that might've ensured they topped Euro 2016 Group B...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 11 months ago 1,030 reads 1 comments

  22. Iceland vs. England Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Round of 16 Prediction

    After settling for a second-place finish on the Group B table, England prepares for a knockout-stage matchup with Iceland as a sizable -178 favorite (bet $178 to win $100) on the three-way betting lines at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 11 months ago 7,714 reads 0 comments

  23. The Question: What Level Are Roy Hodgson's England At?

    England are in the last 16 of the European Championship, but they did not make it in quite the manner that had been hoped. After failing to break down Slovakia, England qualified in second place in their group behind Chris Coleman's Wales...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 11 months ago 7,628 reads 46 comments

  24. England Must Go Positive with a Front 2 Proper for Last-16 Clash with Iceland

    It is often said teams need to feel their way into a major tournament such as Euro 2016, getting better as they go along. There is no fixed pattern to this, but there is logic to at least trying not to show all your cards too early...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 11 months ago 3,563 reads 11 comments

  25. England Must Not Take a United Iceland Lightly in Euro 2016 Knockout Stage

    England braced themselves for a reckoning with the past on Wednesday as they waited to find out their opponents in the Euro 2016 round of 16...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 11 months ago 1,418 reads 15 comments