1. Del Bosque: Isco Is Important to Spain

    Vicente del Bosque says Real Madrid midfielder Isco is important to Spain and clarified his comments after the Belarus win...

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  2. Kyle Beckerman Reinforces Utility of True Holding Player as USMNT Evolves

    Flexibility assumed a new importance for U.S. manager Jürgen Klinsmann in the wake of the World Cup. His desire to adopt a more expansive approach prompted an ambitious outlook ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 259 reads 0 comments

  3. Scotland vs. England: Key Issues and Decisions That Will Shape Friendly Game

    On the back of England's 3-1 win over Slovenia on Saturday, Roy Hodgson turned his attention to Tuesday's matchup with Scotland, explaining his views on international friendlies...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 1 month ago 355 reads 1 comments

  4. Scotland vs. England: Tactical Preview of International Friendly

    Scotland and England will renew rivalries on Tuesday evening at a packed Celtic Park. The last time these two met, Rickie Lambert scored a thumping winner on his debut to seal a 3-2 win at Wembley ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 month ago 3,930 reads 7 comments

  5. Kenwright Rejects Keane's 'Unfair' Claims

    Everton chairman Bill Kenwright has dismissed Roy Keane's claims that the club is putting pressure on its Irish players to pull out of international duty, describing the accusation as 'totally, totally unfair'...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 month ago 125 reads 0 comments

  6. Ange Hoping to Field Strongest Team vs. Japan

    Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou says he'll field his strongest side against fierce rivals Japan on Tuesday.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 month ago 19 reads 0 comments

  7. Comparing the International Form of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

    The trend for prestigious international friendly games to take place during breaks from domestic football isn't going away any time soon, with Portugal and Argentina the latest nations to pair up for an exhibition game on Tuesday...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 11,852 reads 102 comments

  8. Roy Relishing Scotland Test

    Roy Hodgson believes tomorrow's friendly against Scotland is the ideal test to gauge how England are progressing on the path towards Euro 2016.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 month ago 30 reads 0 comments

  9. Hodgson Convinced Wilshere Is the Answer for England

    There has been an inevitably experimental feel to Jack Wilshere's deployment at the base of England's midfield diamond but Roy Hodgson is adamant the Arsenal player could thrive there against the world's best...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 month ago 43 reads 1 comments

  10. Spain vs. Germany: How La Roja Should Line Up in International Friendly

    Heavyweights collide in Vigo on Tuesday night when the current world champions take on the former world champions in what ESPN has described as a "glamour friendly...

    Samuel Marsden Written by Samuel Marsden about 1 month ago 9,930 reads 5 comments

  11. Spain vs. Germany: How Die Mannschaft Could Line Up in International Friendly

    Joachim Low's Germany will be up against it on Tuesday when they make the trip to Spain to feature in a showdown between the current and former world champions...

    Stefan Bienkowski Written by Stefan Bienkowski about 1 month ago 5,469 reads 16 comments

  12. Portugal vs. Argentina: Tactical Preview of International Friendly

    Portugal vs. Argentina is perhaps the glamour international friendly of 2014 due to the presence of maestros Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. But both managers will take the event seriously as they prepare for their respective upcoming tests.

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 month ago 15,020 reads 14 comments

  13. Top 10 Performances from Around the World for Weekend of Nov. 12-16

    European Championships qualifiers, friendly fixtures and more—the latest and last international break of 2014 has brought us the usual clutch of big names and scorelines, with vital points at stake for Euro 2016 in particular...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 1,886 reads 1 comments

  14. Postecoglou Has a Plan, and He's Sticking to It

    It is almost a year since Ange Postecoglou picked the starting side – including the subsequently discarded captain Lucas Neill – for his first game in charge of the Socceroos...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 month ago 22 reads 0 comments

  15. France vs. Sweden: 4 Things Les Bleus Should Test in Friendly Game

    France take on Sweden on Tuesday night at Marseille's Stade Velodrome in what is the second of their two friendlies this international break and it gives Didier Deschamps a chance to experiment a little against the Scandinavian side...

    Andrew Gibney Written by Andrew Gibney about 1 month ago 1,578 reads 3 comments

  16. Who Is Hot and Who Is Not in World Football After Weekend of Nov. 13-16

    International week has once more brought with it a share of impressive performers and severe underachievers, with some surprising results, some exciting Euro 2016 qualifying groups and a handful of high-scoring victories thrown into the mix...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 7,780 reads 3 comments

  17. Arjen Robben Gives Disabled Fan His Shirt After Starring Against Latvia

    Arjen Robben was a class act for the Netherlands on Sunday night as he scored two wonderful goals in their 6-0 victory over Latvia...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 1 month ago 5,528 reads 2 comments

  18. Del Bosque: Cesc, Costa Could Lose Spots

    Chelsea pair Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas have been warned they will find it difficult to win back their places in the Spain team.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 1 month ago 795 reads 1 comments

  19. Mascherano Considered Argentina Exit

    Javier Mascherano has revealed he was ready to retire from Argentina but a conversation with Barcelona teammate Lionel Messi helped change his mind.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 month ago 57 reads 0 comments

  20. Modric Set for Three-Week Absence

    Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric could be sidelined for three weeks after suffering a suspected groin strain while playing for Croatia in a 1-1 draw with Italy, national team bosses have said...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 1 month ago 85 reads 0 comments

  21. Thiago Silva Slams Neymar After Barcelona Star Took Brazil Captaincy

    Thiago Silva has spoken of his disappointment that international teammate Neymar did not speak to him when offered the captaincy of Brazil this summer, claiming he was "upset" by the young star's actions...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 1 month ago 21,184 reads 33 comments

  22. Brazil Snub Surprised Former Captain Thiago Silva

    Ex-Brazil captain Thiago Silva said his omission from the national team surprised him, after being stripped of the armband by coach Dunga.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 1 month ago 594 reads 0 comments

  23. England Fan Has View of Slovenia Game Blocked by Butler Delivering Food

    Before England's game with Slovenia on Saturday, the FA ran a competition offering fans a very special prize...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 1 month ago 17,307 reads 15 comments

  24. Del Bosque: Cesc, Costa Could Lose Spots

    Vicente del Bosque spoke on the Onda Cero microphones on Sunday and he made mention of the commitment of the squad. “Maybe when Costa and Cesc return, another player will have taken their place...

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  25. Spanish FA to Enforce FIFA Protocols on Call-Ups

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 1 month ago 366 reads 0 comments