1. Can James Rodriguez Rejuvenate Himself and Inspire Colombia at the Copa America?

    James Rodriguez lifted the UEFA Champions League trophy on the San Siro pitch and managed a grin. Less than 24 hours later, he strode out on to the field at the Santiago Bernabeu ...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 26 days ago 5,537 reads 33 comments

  2. O Captain! My Captain! Rafael Marquez Shows His Value as Mexico Beat Paraguay

    A win and a clean sheet. In terms of preparation for the upcoming Copa America Centenario, Mexico’s 1-0 win over Paraguay went pretty much to plan...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 27 days ago 2,618 reads 9 comments

  3. Spain vs. Bosnia and Herzegovina: 2016 Friendly Time, TV Schedule, Live Stream

    Spain will fine tune their preparations for this summer's UEFA Euro 2016 by hosting a friendly against Bosnia and Herzegovina at the AFG Arena in Switzerland on Sunday...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 27 days ago 6,288 reads 1 comments

  4. Gyasi Zardes Proves He Can Be X-Factor for USMNT at Copa America Centenario

    The curious positional case of Gyasi Zardes has been a hard one to solve at both the club and international levels...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 27 days ago 3,683 reads 17 comments

  5. Mamadou Sakho's 30-Day Ban Not Extended by UEFA, Could Play at Euro 2016

    Liverpool centre-back Mamadou Sakho could make a surprise late run into France's Euro 2016 squad after European football governing body UEFA decided not to extend the defender's 30-day ban for breaching drugs policy...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 28 days ago 8,874 reads 42 comments

  6. USA vs. Bolivia: Date, Time, TV Schedule and Live Stream for 2016 Friendly

    Wins over Puerto Rico and Ecuador have been the ideal Copa America preparation for the USMNT. Manager Jurgen Klinsmann's men continue their warm-up efforts against Bolivia in Kansas City on Saturday...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 28 days ago 6,084 reads 9 comments

  7. Who Can Strike First in Spain's 4-Man Euro 2016 Forward Battle?

    In theory, this is where Spain ramp up attempts to win a third European Championship in a row, but the team that takes to the field against Bosnia and Herzegovina in St Gallen, Switzerland, ...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 28 days ago 6,078 reads 4 comments

  8. Gonzalo Higuain Scores Brilliant Winner for Argentina in 1-0 Win over Honduras

    Argentina's 1-0 win over Honduras on Friday was marred by an injury to Leo Messi, but that didn't stop the match producing a glorious piece of skill from one of his team-mates...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 28 days ago 6,899 reads 19 comments

  9. Slovakia Friendly Offers Joachim Low Perfect Opportunity to Test Fringe Players

    When Germany face Slovakia to kick their preparations for UEFA Euro 2016 into another gear on Sunday, the XI on the pitch will hardly resemble the one we'll see on June 12 in Lille, in France...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 28 days ago 965 reads 10 comments

  10. Will Luis Suarez's Injury Derail His and Uruguay's Copa America Bid?

    The Copa America Centenario has not even begun, but the most crucial moment of Uruguay’s campaign may have already happened...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 28 days ago 5,320 reads 7 comments

  11. Marcus Rashford's Impressive Debut Leads Promising England Win over Australia

    Whether it's as dramatic as a gamble or as low-key as a tweak, football managers understandably take satisfaction when a call comes off...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 28 days ago 8,157 reads 26 comments

  12. England vs. Australia: Goals, Highlights from International Friendly

    When England last faced Australia 13 years ago, the Antipodeans left Upton Park with a 3-1 victory on the evening that a fresh-faced youngster named Wayne Rooney made his debut...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 29 days ago 22,850 reads 59 comments

  13. In Cristiano Ronaldo's Absence, Who Can Step Up for Portugal vs. Norway?

    You may have noticed, but Cristiano Ronaldo has other plans this weekend. While Portugal’s talisman will be donning the white of Real Madrid and battling Atletico Madrid ...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 29 days ago 4,855 reads 16 comments

  14. Bolivia Match Last Chance for USMNT Back Line to Work on Chemistry Ahead of Copa

    There are plenty of concerns surrounding the United States men's national team ahead of the 2016 Copa America Centenario, but the one glaring issue that hasn't had a clear-cut solution yet is the play of the back four...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 29 days ago 2,720 reads 14 comments

  15. Italy National Team's Midfield Must Take Shape in Scotland Friendly

    As the Italian national team begin their final preparation for the 2016 UEFA European Championship, there are major worries about an important part of the team. Italy's midfield is in shambles...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 29 days ago 6,153 reads 25 comments

  16. Javier Hernandez and Mexico Have Cause for Optimism Ahead of Copa America

    Who do you think will win the Copa America Centenario? Argentina—beaten in the 2015 final—and Brazil will always pop up as the main options in your mind, even though ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 30 days ago 4,795 reads 26 comments

  17. Wayne Rooney Must Make Himself Indispensable to England in Friendly vs Australia

    Wayne Rooney is set for a trip down memory lane when England face Australia on Friday in the second of their Euro 2016 warm-up matches. The 30-year-old made his international debut against the Socceroos back in 2003...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 1 month ago 1,717 reads 7 comments

  18. Jurgen Klinsmann's 2nd-Half Fixes Lay Foundation for Potential Copa Lineup

    As he has done on countless occasions in the past, United States men's national team manager Jurgen Klinsmann handed fans hope with his changes after a first half full of lifeless action...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 6,472 reads 52 comments

  19. Lionel Messi Comments on 2016 Copa America, Stephen Curry and More

    Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi is focused on ending Argentina's major trophy drought in Copa America Centenario, which is being held in the United States next month, but he's ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 10,859 reads 95 comments

  20. Troublesome Copa America Champs Chile May Be Hard for Pizzi to Inspire Again

    "Chi-Chi-Chi! Le-Le-Le! Viva Chile, Chile!" was the catchy refrain that rang out across stadiums and streets last summer—although it was winter there—up and down the long, thin South American country...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 1 month ago 2,197 reads 14 comments

  21. Roy Hodgson Must Embrace England's Attacking Identity at Euro 2016

    As if Roy Hodgson needed further confirmation of his England team’s strengths and weaknesses, he got it within 13 minutes of Sunday’s friendly clash against Turkey at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 1 month ago 1,123 reads 5 comments