1. Euro 2016: Gerard Pique Lifts the Clouds over Spain, the Country He Divides

    Gerard Pique rose, nodded home and then trotted over toward the advertising hoardings, a look of defiance spread across his face. Quickly on his back was him ; right in his gaze deliriously roaring for him was them ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 2 months ago 17,687 reads 47 comments

  2. Fierce Drive and Family Have Powered Iceland's Gylfi Sigurdsson to the Euros

    Ask most football people in Iceland why it's become the smallest nation to ever qualify for a major tournament, and they will point to a succession of infrastructure improvements made by the country's football association...

    Ben Lyttleton Written by Ben Lyttleton about 2 months ago 21,889 reads 7 comments

  3. Italy Outplays and Outcoaches Belgium in Euro 2016 Opener

    The 2016 UEFA European Championship began for Italy on Monday with a marquee tilt against Belgium. The Belgians came into the game as one of the hot favorites in the tournament...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 2 months ago 9,545 reads 41 comments

  4. Jesus Corona's Dazzling Run Makes Things Level for Mexico Against Venezuela

    Mexico's Jesus "Tecatito" Corona made a run like a man who had no desire to finish in second place in Group C of this year's Copa America ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 months ago 609 reads 0 comments

  5. Argentina vs. Bolivia Betting Odds Preview, Copa America Centenario Prediction

    Argentina will be looking to follow up on their easy 5-0 victory over Panama when they hit the pitch for their final group-stage contest against Bolivia on Tuesday as massive -750 betting favorites at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 3 months ago 3,229 reads 0 comments

  6. Jose Velazquez Scores Scissor-Kick Goal to Give Venezuela the Lead vs. Mexico

    Venezuela's fairytale run in the Copa America continued with a wonderful goal from Jose Velazquez. The No...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 months ago 181 reads 0 comments

  7. Mexico Star Chicharito Loses It When He Meets Houston Texans Star J.J. Watt

    Sometimes it takes the presence of a gigantic human to remind us that the world's biggest superstars are, after all, human. That's exactly what happened when Mexico star Chicharito met Houston Texans star J...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 months ago 119,992 reads 26 comments

  8. Dunga Left Staring into Brazil Abyss After Disastrous Copa America

    The dust is slowly beginning to settle on what has been — and there really is no way to sugar-coat this — a shameful showing from Brazil at the Copa America Centenario...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 3 months ago 8,595 reads 34 comments

  9. Wayne Rooney, Roy Hodgson Speak on England Fans Amid Euro 2016 Riots

    England manager Roy Hodgson and captain Wayne Rooney have asked fans to "stay out of trouble" amid concerns the Three Lions could be disqualified from UEFA Euro 2016 following several days of riots in Marseille...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 3 months ago 4,323 reads 21 comments

  10. Young Mascot Can't Hide His Excitement at Leading Out Spain Team

    The European Championships are exciting for all football fans, but one youngster had a particularly special day when he led the teams out ahead of Spain vs. Czech Republic on Monday...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 3 months ago 1,823 reads 0 comments

  11. Republic of Ireland Fans Pretend to Start Fight on Live Television

    The opening days of Euro 2016 have been marred by violent clashes between fans, but supporters of the Republic of Ireland don't seem to be too concerned...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 3 months ago 3,882 reads 5 comments

  12. Lionel Messi, Ever Banega and the Rosario Fighters That Fuel Argentina

    Argentina have the luxury of knowing that whatever the result in their final Copa America 2016 group game, they are guaranteed passage to the quarter-finals, and most likely in first place...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 3 months ago 7,341 reads 19 comments

  13. Rebooted Portugal Prepare to Make a Fashionably Late Entrance to Euro 2016

    By the time Portugal begin their assault on Euro 2016 in Saint-Etienne on Tuesday evening, we’ll have seen what 22 of the 24 teams in France have to offer...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 3 months ago 7,478 reads 19 comments

  14. Mexico Must See off Surprise Package Venezuela to Continue Copa America Charge

    Many expected two teams to sail through Copa America Centenario Group C. Not many predicted that Venezuela would be one of them...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 3 months ago 5,188 reads 29 comments

  15. Germany Mustn't Allow 2-0 Win over Ukraine to Whitewash Defensive Issues

    Germany kicked off their fifth major tournament under Joachim Low's guidance on Sunday, and the World Cup holders kept their perfect record in opening matches alive: Germany ...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 4,914 reads 28 comments

  16. Hungary Striker Krisztian 'Nemo' Nemeth's Long and Winding Road to the Euros

    Hungary striker Krisztian Nemeth has had a lot to celebrate over the last 12 months. There was the curling comet of a goal that leveled the U.S. Open Cup final against Philadelphia, which Sporting Kansas later won on penalties...

    Megan Armstrong Written by Megan Armstrong about 3 months ago 4,626 reads 3 comments

  17. Brazil Brought Crashing Down to Earth with Copa America Elimination

    Well, it wasn't supposed to go like this. With a point against Peru, who hadn't beaten Brazil in a competitive fixture for over three decades, Brazil would have advanced as group leaders to the knockout stages of the Copa America Centenario...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 3 months ago 429,658 reads 70 comments

  18. Spain vs. Czech Republic Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Prediction

    Spain begins their march toward a third straight European championship Monday, as they clash with the Czech Republic at Stadium Municipal in Toulouse, France, as strong -200 betting favorites at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 3 months ago 10,939 reads 1 comments

  19. Turkey vs. Croatia: Ozan Tufan Filmed Fixing Hair as Luka Modric Secures 1-0 Win

    Here's a lesson in how not to defend against one of the premier midfielders in world football. Turkey were undone by a moment of brilliance on Sunday, as Luka Modric 's ...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 3 months ago 26,689 reads 3 comments

  20. Why Portugal's Manchester United Target Andre Gomes Is Set for a Big Euro 2016

    There’s a bit in that new Nike advert featuring Cristiano Ronaldo, a gifted young footballer and the plot of Freaky Friday in which Andre Gomes scores a goal for Portugal...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 3 months ago 16,238 reads 17 comments

  21. Ramiro Funes Mori: From Kamikaze to Cornerstone of the Argentina Defence

    Argentina have not exactly been firing on all cylinders so far in the Copa America, but there have been few scares in what has traditionally been the team's Achilles' heel...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 3 months ago 988 reads 10 comments

  22. Mexico Must Learn Their Lessons as They Prepare for Crucial Venezuela Clash

    Can the real Mexico please stand up? So far at the Copa America Centenario in the United States, El Tri have turned in 90 minutes of excellence. The only problem is they’ve combined that 90 minutes across two games...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 3 months ago 11,997 reads 51 comments

  23. France Must Be Wary of Switzerland's Set-Piece Prowess

    Having secured their first win of the 2016 UEFA European Championship at the first time of asking, beating Romania 2-1 at Stade de France in the opening match of the tournament, ...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 3 months ago 1,236 reads 3 comments

  24. Colombia Still Potential Copa America Winners Despite Slip-Up in Group Stage

    Jose Pekerman rolled the dice and lost. But despite some critical voices, the coach's gamble was not a foolish one...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 3 months ago 12,601 reads 85 comments

  25. Brazil vs. Peru: 2016 Copa America Date, Time, TV Schedule and Live Stream

    Fresh from smashing seven past Haiti, Brazil are preparing for their final Group B game of the 2016 Copa America Centenario against Peru on Sunday at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough ...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 3 months ago 4,601 reads 16 comments