1. Antoine Griezmann Wins Euro 2016 Golden Boot: Stats, Comments and Reaction

    Antoine Griezmann clinched the Euro 2016 Golden Boot on Sunday and finished as the tournament's top scorer, after Portugal beat hosts France 1-0 in the final thanks to an extra-time winner from Eder...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 9 months ago 8,053 reads 94 comments

  2. Cristiano Ronaldo Moth Becomes Talk of Twitter as Star Exits Euro 2016 Final

    Cristiano Ronaldo appeared to have a date with destiny at the Euro 2016 final, but after a clash with Dimitri Payet, the Portugal star was unable to continue...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 9 months ago 108,732 reads 96 comments

  3. Cristiano Ronaldo Injury: Updates on Real Madrid Star's Knee and Return

    Portugal star forward Cristiano Ronaldo suffered a knee injury early in the UEFA Euro 2016 final against France after being involved in a clash of knees with Dimitri Payet...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 9 months ago 257,579 reads 297 comments

  4. USMNT Watch: Klinsmann Linked with England Job, Adu Makes Season Debut

    Ever since England were knocked out of Euro 2016, United States men's national team manager Jurgen Klinsmann has been linked with the Three Lions job...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 17,219 reads 19 comments

  5. Why Euro 2016 Final Could See Nani Emerge from Cristiano Ronaldo's Shadow

    Even if all the previews will focus on one individual for Portugal, they had a pair of players who scored two crucial goals in the group stages and one in the semi-finals against Wales...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 9 months ago 2,196 reads 17 comments

  6. Euro 2016 a Missed Opportunity, but Germany Need Joachim Low to Stay on

    At the end of Euro 2016, there was a distinct emptiness in the German camp. The 2-0 semi-final defeat at the hands of host nation France was hard to grasp, because it felt so avoidable, ...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 9 months ago 8,158 reads 49 comments

  7. 3 France Weaknesses Portugal Could Expose in the Euro 2016 Final

    Now they've made it to Paris, albeit hardly thrillingly, Portugal need to focus on how they can pull off what would be one of the more unlikely European Championship successes on Sunday...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 9 months ago 10,775 reads 67 comments

  8. Lionel Messi's Potential Argentina Return Discussed by President Mauricio Macri

    Argentina President Mauricio Macri doesn’t expect Lionel Messi to follow through with his international retirement, having insisted he is “sure” the Barcelona man will play for his country again...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 9 months ago 4,529 reads 45 comments

  9. Uncharacteristic Errors Doom Germany in Euro 2016 Semi-Final vs. France

    Germany's dream of becoming only the third to team to hold the World Cup and the Coupe Henri-Delaunay at the same time came to an abrupt end on Thursday night in Marseille 's Stade Velodrome...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 9 months ago 11,497 reads 107 comments

  10. France's Antoine Griezmann Underlines World-Class Credentials with Germany Brace

    France are into the 2016 UEFA European Championship final after a 2-0 win over Germany at Stade Velodrome on Thursday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 9 months ago 984 reads 8 comments

  11. Are Portugal Really the European Championships' Worst-Ever Finalists?

    It became apparent rather early that Euro 2016 was prime for an outsider to make a charge. It took until the latter rounds for any side to impose themselves on the competition, with ...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 9 months ago 11,661 reads 90 comments

  12. France Celebrate Euro 2016 Final Berth with Iceland-Style Viking Clap

    If Euro 2016 leaves behind any kind of legacy when the summer is over, it will almost certainly be the thunderous Viking-style chant that Iceland brought with them...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 9 months ago 11,818 reads 26 comments

  13. Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale React to Portugal Beating Wales at Euro 2016

    Cristiano Ronaldo believes his Portugal side can win Euro 2016 after they reached the final in France with a 2-0 last-four victory over Wales on Wednesday...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 9 months ago 6,502 reads 43 comments

  14. Lionel Messi's Penalty Ball from 2016 Copa America May Be Sold, Fan Fears Theft

    The last ball Lionel Messi kicked in international football could be sold for €27,000 (£ 23,024), as its owner fears it being stolen if he keeps it...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 9 months ago 9,796 reads 30 comments

  15. Why Euro 2016 Run Has to Be Seen as Just the Start for Beaten but Proud Wales

    Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal were the eventual and deserving winners of the Euro 2016 semi-final in Lyon on Wednesday night, but for a beaten and emotionally drained Wales, there was the acknowledgement of a different kind of victory...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 9 months ago 1,054 reads 3 comments

  16. Evolving Cristiano Ronaldo Has Chance to Exorcise the Ghosts of 12 Years Ago

    Twelve years ago, a 19-year-old Cristiano Ronaldo wept on the pitch after Portugal lost in the final of Euro 2004...

    Jonathan Wilson Written by Jonathan Wilson about 9 months ago 7,026 reads 50 comments

  17. The German Mentality Should Overcome France in the Semi-Finals

    Three years ago, I interviewed Michael Ballack, owner of 98 caps for Germany and one of his country’s greatest-ever players, and I asked him why they always perform so well at major tournaments...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 9 months ago 6,377 reads 21 comments

  18. Cristiano Ronaldo Poses for Selfie with Ball Boy Before Portugal vs. Wales

    Cristiano Ronaldo showed once again he always has time for his fans on Wednesday when he posed for a selfie with a ball boy ahead of Portugal's Euro 2016 semi-final with Wales...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 9 months ago 3,907 reads 17 comments

  19. Why Adil Rami and N'Golo Kante Should Not Be Restored to France XI vs. Germany

    France take on Germany at Stade Velodrome on Thursday in the second of the 2016 UEFA European Championship semi-finals...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 9 months ago 14,152 reads 39 comments

  20. Breaking Down How Germany Can Rain on France's Parade in Euro 2016 Semi-Final

    The second semi-final of Euro 2016 in Marseille 's Stade Velodrome on Thursday evening pitches the two pre -tournament favourites against each other...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 9 months ago 3,218 reads 19 comments

  21. Renato Sanches Age Questioning Is a 'Joke,' Says Portugal Boss Fernando Santos

    Portugal manager Fernando Santos has branded claims that Renato Sanches is older than 18 as "a joke." According to Portuguese newspaper O Jogo (h/t ESPN FC ), Santos said: "Everyone knows [Sanches]...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 9 months ago 4,519 reads 17 comments

  22. Sky Bet User Backed Wales to Win Euro 2016, Leicester's Premier League Triumph

    A bettor who backed Wales to win UEFA Euro 2016 at 150-1 ahead of the tournament has already tasted extraordinary success this year, having successfully backed Leicester City 's Premier League title win at 5,000-1...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 9 months ago 9,795 reads 22 comments

  23. How Euro 2004's Disappointment Kept Cristiano Ronaldo Going for Portugal

    Think of Cristiano Ronaldo and a few images come to mind. His trademark celebration for one, mouth open, face contorted, muscles flexed...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 9 months ago 10,017 reads 26 comments

  24. Italy's World Cup Qualifying Campaign More Promising After Euro 2016 Run

    For the Italian national team, the 2016 UEFA European Championship is over. The players are back in Italy and will soon return to their clubs, some of which have already started preparing for the 2016-17 season...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 9 months ago 3,116 reads 11 comments

  25. Gerardo Martino Resigns as Argentina Manager: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Gerardo Martino has stood down as the manager of the Argentina national team, it was confirmed on Tuesday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 9 months ago 5,643 reads 42 comments