1. Kyle Walker and Tottenham's Defensive Core at Heart of England's Euro 2016 Drive

    Victory can mask a lot of ills. England ultimately deserved to beat Wales 2-1 in Thursday's Euro 2016 Group B encounter, but the fact that it took them until stoppage time to see off a limited outfit said a lot about their own issues ...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 1 month ago 1,981 reads 6 comments

  2. Brazil and Uruguay Have Fallen Away: Now Copa America Is Argentina's to Lose

    Even in their wildest dreams, Argentina could not have imagined their path to the Copa America would be cleared so obligingly by their rivals...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 month ago 2,966 reads 8 comments

  3. How Does Brazil's Copa America Centenario Compare to Past Selecao Low Points?

    It is no secret that Brazil’s group-stage exit from the Copa America Centenario was dreadful. A footballing nation that can boast such an illustrious past will rank this new ...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 1 month ago 6,819 reads 11 comments

  4. Mexico Must Win Midfield Battle If They Are to End Chile's Copa America Reign

    With all due respect to the nations in the other three quarter-finals at the Copa America Centenario, Mexico against Chile is the tie of the round...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 1 month ago 6,356 reads 40 comments

  5. Thomas Muller's Struggles vs. Poland Highlight Germany's Stuttering Attack

    Germany's surprising struggles in second matches at major tournaments under Joachim Low continued with a goalless draw against Poland in Stade de France on Thursday...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 6,381 reads 40 comments

  6. History Shows a Slow Start Is How Spain Like It Best at Euros

    What really is the sign of champions? There seems to be some disconnect in consensus. Some think it’s a thumping display of superiority, dominating from start to finish and running up a score more befitting of a cricket match...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 1 month ago 4,174 reads 4 comments

  7. USMNT Deliver 2nd Straight Gutsy Performance to Advance to Copa America Semis

    No one ever said advancing to the semifinal round of a major tournament would be easy. For the second consecutive match, the United States men's national team displayed a ton of ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 200,611 reads 94 comments

  8. Argentina vs. Venezuela Betting Odds Preview, Copa America Prediction

    The biggest favorite to win Copa America will be playing in the first of two games Saturday night when unbeaten Argentina takes on Venezuela in the third of four quarterfinal matchups at Gillette Stadium...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 1 month ago 9,786 reads 1 comments

  9. Spain vs. Turkey Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Prediction

    Two-time defending European champions Spain can lock up a berth in the round of 16 with a win on Friday when they take the pitch against Turkey as -170 betting favorites (wager $170 to win $100) at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 1 month ago 4,486 reads 0 comments

  10. Colombia vs. Peru Betting Odds Preview, Copa America Prediction

    Colombia finished second in Group A behind the United States, but Los Cafeteros are strong favorites to advance past Group B winner Peru in Friday’s Copa America quarterfinal matchup at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 1 month ago 6,295 reads 1 comments

  11. Roy Hodgson Earns Credit for England Changes but Must Remember to Keep It Simple

    Like most things in life, football can change in an instant. If England go anywhere in Euro 2016, they will almost certainly look back on Daniel Sturridge's late winner against Wales as one such pivotal moment...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 1 month ago 9,857 reads 30 comments

  12. Griezmann and Pogba Prove Point to Deschamps as France Late Show Downs Albania

    Hosts France became the first team to reach the latter stages of the 2016 UEFA European Championship, but Didier Deschamps’ men left it late to see off a resilient Albania side 2-0 at Stade Velodrome on Wednesday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 3,763 reads 7 comments

  13. Anthony Martial, Paul Pogba Given Low Player Ratings After France Beat Albania

    French outlet L'Equipe dished out some critical ratings of France players for their performances against Albania on Wednesday, with Anthony Martial and Paul Pogba receiving marks of just three and four out of 10, respectively...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 1 month ago 3,542 reads 0 comments

  14. Joachim Low's Germany Have Many Questions to Answer in Bid for More Glory

    It has been a strange start to Euro 2016, one that has outlined a tournament of teams who have flickered towards life without really catching fire...

    Jonathan Wilson Written by Jonathan Wilson about 1 month ago 14,454 reads 28 comments

  15. England vs. Wales Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Prediction

    England can move into top spot on the Group B table with a win Thursday when they take on Wales as -130 (bet $130 to win $100) betting favorites at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 1 month ago 2,881 reads 0 comments

  16. Tite Named Brazil Manager: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Tite is out at Corinthians after being named the new coach of the Brazilian national team on Wednesday. "Tite no longer works at Corinthians...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 9,838 reads 33 comments

  17. Tite Appointed New Brazil Coach as Brighter Future Beckons

    The saga rumbled on and on. Following a three-hour meeting at Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) headquarters on Tuesday evening, Tite has at last been confirmed as the new ...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 1 month ago 14,865 reads 18 comments

  18. England Still on Course to Enjoy a Successful Stay at Euro 2016

    Before the flying plastic chairs and marauding Russian ultras, before the pleas from Roy Hodgson and Wayne Rooney for England fans to behave themselves, and before the name-calling ...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 1 month ago 7,892 reads 35 comments

  19. Coping with DeAndre Yedlin's Absence Key for USMNT to Advance to Copa Semifinal

    For the last two weeks, the United States men's national team has received plenty of praise for its performances in defense. The main reason for the successes against Costa Rica and Paraguay to close out play in Group A was consistency...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 12,543 reads 25 comments

  20. Spain's Steady Euro 2016 Start Can Be Accelerated by Subtle Alterations

    The whistle blew, the three points were theirs and thoughts everywhere were the same: We've seen that one before...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 1 month ago 4,099 reads 9 comments

  21. Mexico Must Work out Who Is Their No. 1 Goalkeeper Ahead of Chile Quarter-Final

    With Monday's 1-1 draw against Venezuela, Juan Carlos Osorio saw his winning run as Mexico coach come to an end. Now the coach has to make sure El Tri 's run at the Copa America Centenario doesn't come to an end, too...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 1 month ago 9,177 reads 57 comments

  22. 3 Changes Joachim Low Should Consider as Germany Face Poland

    Germany face Poland in their second match of the group stages at Euro 2016 in the Stade de France on Thursday...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 month ago 3,255 reads 28 comments

  23. Harry Kane Talks England, Self-Belief and Mental Preparation at Euro 2016

    Harry Kane is wearing England's No. 9 shirt at Euro 2016 and knows there is huge expectation attached to leading the line for the Three Lions...

    Dean Jones Written by Dean Jones about 1 month ago 4,846 reads 23 comments

  24. Dunga Sacked as Brazil Coach with Tite Waiting in the Wings

    Well, that’s that then. The inevitable was confirmed on Tuesday, with Dunga being relieved of his duties as coach of the Brazil national football team, as reported by Euan McKirdy at CNN...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 1 month ago 3,647 reads 4 comments

  25. Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal Fail to Impress on Their Opening Euro 2016 Night

    As opening nights go, Portugal’s performance in the 1-1 draw with Iceland in their first Euro 2016 match isn ’t one that has got the critics raving. In fact, they’ ve seen it all before...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 1,386 reads 10 comments