1. Breaking Down How Spain Can Topple Well-Drilled Italy in Euro 2016 Clash

    Vicente del Bosque was prepared to admit it. It was late on Tuesday evening in Bordeaux, and after a shock loss to a weakened Croatia, his Spain outfit had just been sent to the daunting ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 2 months ago 2,167 reads 4 comments

  2. Mario Gomez Must Keep His Spot as Euro 2016 Really Kicks off for Germany

    With the knockout stages right around the corner, there's a sense that, for Germany, Euro 2016 is about to really start...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 2 months ago 1,915 reads 15 comments

  3. 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 2 months ago 7,382 reads 46 comments

  4. Italy and Spain Renew Rivalry in 1st Euro 2016 Knockout Round

    It's time to get down to business. The group stage of the 2016 UEFA European Championship is over, and the knockout rounds begin on Saturday. For Italy, the round of 16 starts on Monday at 5 p...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 2 months ago 3,245 reads 13 comments

  5. Argentina's 3rd Time Lucky? Nothing but Victory Will Do in the Copa America

    For the third time in as many years, Argentina will be lining up on Sunday for a major international final...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 2 months ago 6,271 reads 47 comments

  6. Germany vs. Slovakia Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Round-of-16 Prediction

    Germany is the biggest favorite of any team in the Euro 2016 round of 16 but will have a daunting matchup in the quarterfinals assuming they beat Slovakia on Sunday in Lille...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 2 months ago 2,170 reads 1 comments

  7. Diego Maradona Comments on Argentina, Cristiano Ronaldo and More

    Former Argentina international Diego Maradona has warned his compatriots not to come back if they lose the 2016 Copa America Centenario final against Chile on Sunday...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 2 months ago 10,944 reads 45 comments

  8. Inclusion of Youth Critical for USMNT in Copa America 3rd-Place Game

    After a dismal performance in the semifinal round of the Copa America Centenario on Tuesday, the United States men's national team are set to partake in the third-place match of the competition against Colombia on Saturday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 23,799 reads 59 comments

  9. 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 2 months ago 3,552 reads 11 comments

  10. Why Underdog Status Will Help Portugal in Euro 2016 Clash with Croatia

    Eight have exited. Sixteen remain, but Portugal’s continued presence at Euro 2016 hasn’t got much to do with any intelligence they’ve displayed so far. It’s almost like they don’t know what they’re doing...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 2 months ago 5,635 reads 41 comments

  11. 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' Pays Tribute to Icelandic Commentator

    Icelandic commentator Gudmundur Benediktsson quickly went viral after he greeted his country's late winner against Austria on Wednesday with squeals of joy...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 2 months ago 4,395 reads 3 comments

  12. Going for Gold: Mexico Focus on Rio Olympics as They Aim for Repeat of 2012

    The 2012 London Olympics were full of sporting highlights. American swimmer Michael Phelps took his career medal tally to an astonishing 22, Jamaican Usain Bolt did the sprint double ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 2 months ago 5,415 reads 12 comments

  13. Michel Sablon: The Man Who Re-Engineered Belgian Football

    Belgian football is thriving and has lifted the mood of a nation. A small country with a population of only 11.2 million heads into Sunday's Euro 2016 round-of-16 match with Hungary as fourth favourites to win the tournament...

    Samindra Kunti Written by Samindra Kunti about 2 months ago 8,815 reads 7 comments

  14. Poland vs. Switzerland Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Round-of-16 Prediction

    Two second-place teams from Groups A and C will meet in the first round-of-16 match of Euro 2016 on Saturday when Switzerland takes on Poland in Saint-Etienne, France...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 2 months ago 5,578 reads 0 comments

  15. Wales vs Northern Ireland Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Round-of-16 Prediction

    Two teams participating in their first UEFA Euro tournament will get an opportunity to advance to the quarterfinals when they square off Saturday in Paris, as Group B winner Wales takes on Group C third-place finisher Northern Ireland...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 2 months ago 2,625 reads 0 comments

  16. Portugal vs. Croatia Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Round-of-16 Prediction

    Riding high after handing defending champions Spain their first defeat at the European Championship since 2004, Croatia will be looking to extend their current unbeaten streak to 11 ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 2 months ago 3,872 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 2 months ago 1,393 reads 15 comments

  18. Euro 2016 Group-Stage Review: Russia Have Been the Tournament's Worst Team

    The Euro 2016 group stage is over, and we've seen some excellent performances at the tournament thus far. However, we've also seen some stinkers. In the video above, Bleacher Report's Sam Tighe talks about Russia's woeful defence...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 812 reads 1 comments

  19. Why Hungary Proved Portugal Boss Fernando Santos Needs to Make Defensive Changes

    Portugal survived, and Cristiano Ronaldo was the man who saved them—no change there, then—but after escaping from what was supposed to be a fairly simple Group F, the questions for manager Fernando Santos are multiplying...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 2 months ago 3,730 reads 22 comments

  20. 3 Issues Mexico Must Resolve Following Their Copa America Centenario Exit

    It may still be a little raw, but Mexico must quickly move on from their Copa America Centenario disappointment. El Tri travelled to the United States with high hopes of winning the tournament for the first time...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 2 months ago 5,879 reads 10 comments

  21. Stopping Marek Hamsik Germany's Top Priority in Round-of-16 Match vs. Slovakia

    Germany advanced to the round of 16 of Euro 2016 as winners of Group C and will face Slovakia in Lille's Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Sunday...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 2 months ago 1,245 reads 4 comments

  22. Following the Copa America, Is Brazil's Current Malaise as Dire as Made Out?

    With the Copa America Centenario reaching boiling point and Brazil nowhere to be seen for the second successive year, it may be tempting to reach for the panic button, especially with established rivals Argentina romping their way to the final...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 2 months ago 4,917 reads 22 comments

  23. Raheem Sterling Confidence Level Reportedly Concerns England After Online Abuse

    The England camp are reportedly growing concerned about the confidence level of Raheem Sterling due to the criticism the 21-year-old is receiving on social media...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 2 months ago 2,466 reads 11 comments

  24. Ireland Defeat Exposes Italy's Lack of Depth

    The group stage of the 2016 UEFA European Championship came to a close on Wednesday. The final games on the slate came from Group E, and they provided ample drama...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 2 months ago 1,931 reads 13 comments

  25. Croatia Are Shining Bright in Spite of off-Field Controversies

    In some ways, there's nothing so extraordinary about Croatia beating Spain on Tuesday. The heart of Croatia's midfield, after all, plays for the best two clubs in Spain—even if Luka Modric did miss the Spain game with a groin injury...

    Jonathan Wilson Written by Jonathan Wilson about 2 months ago 4,922 reads 15 comments