1. Italy vs. Ireland Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Prediction

    After clinching top spot on the Group E table, Italy will be gunning for a fifth straight clean-sheet victory when they wrap up their group-stage schedule Wednesday, taking on Ireland ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 3 months ago 1,965 reads 0 comments

  2. Should He Stay or Should He Go? Mexico Have to Decide over Juan Carlos Osorio

    Juan Carlos Osorio , a coach known for keeping his players guessing over team selection, now finds himself waiting to find out what the future holds for him with Mexico...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 3 months ago 7,165 reads 53 comments

  3. Brazil Look to Olympic Success After Sobering Copa Display

    Onto the next challenge, then. There is little over a month to go until Brazil start their next international obligation, and there is a hell of a lot riding on it...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 3 months ago 1,655 reads 8 comments

  4. Why Renato Sanches Should Start Portugal's Must-Win Euro 2016 Match vs. Hungary

    Frustrated and more than a little deflated by events on Saturday night in Paris, Portugal coach Fernando Santos had a message. “The next game is a final and we’re going to win it...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 3 months ago 2,778 reads 4 comments

  5. Cristiano Ronaldo Hasn't Slept After Portugal Penalty Miss, Says Fernando Santos

    Portugal coach Fernando Santos has told reporters star forward Cristiano Ronaldo “ hasn ’t been able to sleep” since missing a vital penalty in the scoreless ...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 3 months ago 11,655 reads 43 comments

  6. Italy Must Keep Momentum Going in Group Finale Against Ireland

    The group stage of the 2016 UEFA European Championship is drawing to a close, and Italy are sitting pretty in Group E. By virtue of their victories over Belgium and Sweden, the Azzurri have sealed top spot in the group...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 3 months ago 1,905 reads 32 comments

  7. USA vs. Argentina: 2016 Copa America Date, Time, TV Schedule and Live Stream

    The first Copa America semi-final is one that neutrals around the world have been craving, as the hosts, the United States, go toe-to-toe with the fantastic favourites for the title—Argentina...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 months ago 30,506 reads 28 comments

  8. England Progress but Hodgson Left with Plenty to Think About After Slovakia Draw

    England will take this form of frustration. It compares pretty nicely to the downright disappointment they were experiencing around two years ago...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 3 months ago 5,113 reads 21 comments

  9. Argentina vs. USA Betting Odds Preview, Copa America Prediction

    The United States can become the second host country to play in the Copa America championship game in as many years but face long odds Tuesday when they meet tournament favorite Argentina in the semifinals at NRG Stadium in Houston...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 3 months ago 17,258 reads 0 comments

  10. Spain vs. Croatia Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Prediction

    Spain looks to continue its march toward a third straight European Championship crown when it takes on Croatia on Tuesday in its group-stage finale as a strong +100 favorite at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 3 months ago 4,833 reads 1 comments

  11. Are the USMNT Capable of Challenging Argentina in Copa America Semifinal?

    Before the Copa America Centenario began, United States men's national team boss Jurgen Klinsmann said the goal for his team was to qualify for the semifinal round, per Scott Sidway of MLSSoccer...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 101,161 reads 184 comments

  12. Behind Sizzling Spain, Vicente del Bosque Proving He's Not so Stubborn After All

    Nolito to Alvaro Morata : goal. Nolito on his own: goal. The second of those had just gone in at the Stade de Nice, and its scorer was headed straight for the bench, where an embrace was waiting...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 3 months ago 5,722 reads 12 comments

  13. Mesut Ozil Will Be Germany's Key to Breaking Down Northern Ireland

    Germany could be through to the knockout stages of Euro 2016 before they take the field at the Parc des Princes for their match against Northern Ireland on Tuesday...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 1,640 reads 3 comments

  14. Irish Football Fans Attempt to Sing Baby to Sleep on Train in France

    Travelling football fans at Euro 2016 have been making headlines for all the wrong reasons over the past few weeks, but the Republic of Ireland's followers have been doing their best to leave France having made a positive impression...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 3 months ago 1,964 reads 4 comments

  15. France Top Group a with Swiss Draw but Didier Deschamps Still Lacks Strongest XI

    Hosts France moved into the latter stages of the 2016 UEFA European Championship as the winners of Group A after a dull 0-0 draw with Switzerland at Stade Pierre-Mauroy in Lille on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 3 months ago 186 reads 0 comments

  16. Neymar's Copa No Show: Should Clubs Be Dictating When Players Do and Don't Play?

    During Dunga's failed Copa America Centenario mission that ultimately cost the then-Brazil manager his job, there was one glaring omission from his 23-man squad: Neymar...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 3 months ago 8,763 reads 30 comments

  17. Mario Gotze, Thomas Muller Respond to Germany Criticism at Euro 2016

    Germany stars Mario Gotze and Thomas Muller have both shrugged off criticism of their performances at the UEFA European Championship ahead of their clash with Northern Ireland on Tuesday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 months ago 4,301 reads 5 comments

  18. Portugal and Fernando Santos Are Still Searching for a Euro 2016 Breakthrough

    As Portugal are finding out, the very nature of this extended European Championship is that it isn’t always about how you start but how you finish...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 3 months ago 1,065 reads 4 comments

  19. Italy's Emanuele Giaccherini Is the Embodiment of Antonio Conte's Coaching Ethos

    Much has been made of the choices Italy manager Antonio Conte made when he finalized his 23-man roster for the 2016 UEFA European Championship earlier this month...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 3 months ago 2,820 reads 12 comments

  20. Chile's Sharp Improvement Gives Them Huge Chance of Winning Copa America Again

    Last year Chile won the Copa America for the first time in their history. Now La Roja are starting to believe they can do it again...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 3 months ago 2,517 reads 14 comments

  21. Slovakia vs. England Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Prediction

    England can extend their current unbeaten streak to six games and clinch first place on the Group B table with a win when they hit the pitch against Slovakia on Monday as strong -165 ...

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  22. State of Spain: Purring La Roja Ideally Placed to Defend Crown at Euro 2016

    The cover of Marca said it all: "That is how champions play." It was the morning after the most dazzling display of Euro 2016 to date, a proper fiesta of football, and a familiar realisation was setting in: They're the favourites...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 3 months ago 4,204 reads 15 comments

  23. Examining Roy Hodgson's Stick-or-Twist Choices Ahead of England vs. Slovakia

    England's national team is a living, breathing example of the personnel and related tactical challenges posed by international tournament football...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 3 months ago 4,656 reads 13 comments

  24. Lionel Messi Puts Argentina in Copa America Semis as They Try to End Drought

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The Copa America Centenario has been filled with highs and lows, but one of its biggest selling points is that it boasts the world's best player in Lionel Messi ...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 3 months ago 6,168 reads 66 comments

  25. Cristiano Ronaldo Has Another Nightmare, but Portugal Teammates Have to Help Him

    Cristiano Ronaldo missed a penalty against Austria in Paris on Saturday evening, and there were laughs at his misfortune heard all over France and indeed the world...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 3 months ago 13,533 reads 70 comments