1. Vicente del Bosque, Spain Part Ways: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Vicente del Bosque  said on June 30 he would step down as Spain manager after their exit from UEFA Euro 2016...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 11 months ago 5,403 reads 35 comments

  2. Hamburg Set Up Petition to Get Bundesliga Club to Sign Will Grigg

    Nobody wants the Will Grigg party to end. The Northern Ireland striker became one of the stars of Euro 2016 despite not playing a single minute...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 11 months ago 2,069 reads 0 comments

  3. Elena Duta Charged with Manslaughter in Death of Patrick Ekeng

    Emergency doctor Elena Duta has been charged with manslaughter by Romanian officials in the death of former Cameroon and Dinamo Bucharest midfielder Patrick Ekeng, according to the BBC ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 months ago 14,242 reads 6 comments

  4. Daniel Sturridge Puts Fragrance on His Kit Before Games so He Smells Nice

    All sorts of excuses are being made for England's poor performances at Euro 2016, but there are no excuses for bad hygiene...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 11 months ago 8,022 reads 16 comments

  5. Jan Vertonghen Injury: Updates on Belgium Star's Ankle and Return

    Belgium have suffered a big blow ahead of the UEFA Euro 2016 quarter-final clash with Wales, as star defender Jan Vertonghen will miss the rest of the tournament after he injured ...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 11 months ago 4,517 reads 18 comments

  6. Antoine Griezmann Gives France vs. Ireland Ball to Son of Murdered Policeman

    Antoine Griezmann gifted the match ball from France's 2-1 last-16 defeat of the Republic of Ireland on Sunday—in which he scored twice—to the son of a French police officer who was murdered earlier this month...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 1,776 reads 0 comments

  7. Belgium Appear to Be Picking Up Momentum, but Questions Remain Unanswered

    After the shock of the opening defeat to Italy, a sense of calm has returned to Belgium. They’ve won their last three games, scoring eight without reply, and the discontent ...

    Jonathan Wilson Written by Jonathan Wilson about 11 months ago 4,811 reads 11 comments

  8. England Need to Embrace a New Culture and Banish the Fear Factor

    The best comedy has always been rooted in the truth, however bleak. In the aftermath of England’s woeful capitulation to Iceland on Monday night, a darkly amusing Vine emerged of manager Roy Hodgson on the side of the pitch...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 11 months ago 4,817 reads 16 comments

  9. Video Emerges of Icelandic Commentator Going Crazy During Win over England

    There were some brilliant scenes of celebration following Iceland's incredible win over England on Monday night at Euro 2016. On the pitch, the players raced towards their supporters...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 11 months ago 2,068 reads 6 comments

  10. Why Poland Clash Can Finally See Portugal's William Carvalho Hit the Big Time

    There are some players who are just drawn to the transfer rumour mill, seemingly locked in a loving embrace with it as they go around and around without ever actually making the moves that many have said are inevitable...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 11 months ago 10,719 reads 23 comments

  11. Luis Suarez Is 'Sure' Lionel Messi Will Reconsider Retirement from Argentina

    Barcelona striker Luis Suarez is "sure" club team-mate Lionel Messi will reconsider his retirement from the Argentina national team after he stepped down after their Copa America Centenario final defeat...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 11 months ago 7,107 reads 44 comments

  12. Argentina's Crown Prince: Can Paulo Dybala Step Up in Leo Messi's Absence?

    Juventus star Paulo Dybala has been pushing insistently for a place in the Argentina side for the last 18 months at least...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 11 months ago 8,656 reads 45 comments

  13. Jose Fonte Talks Cristiano Ronaldo and More Ahead of Poland vs. Portugal

    Jose Fonte has insisted Portugal can go on to win Euro 2016, led by Cristiano Ronaldo , the player he met aged 13 " doing push-ups in the shower...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 8,075 reads 20 comments

  14. As Spain Look Ahead, Vicente Del Bosque's Legacy Will Grow Stronger with Time

    The headline from Marca was neither aggressive nor sensationalist, even though they often are. Instead, there was a feeling of acceptance to it, which will grow more widespread with time...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 11 months ago 778 reads 9 comments

  15. France Starting Samuel Umtiti over Eliaquim Mangala vs. Iceland Would Be a Risk

    France will meet Iceland at Stade de France on Sunday in the last of the 2016 UEFA European Championship quarter-finals...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 11 months ago 3,052 reads 2 comments

  16. Lionel Messi Fans to Hold Mass Demonstration After Star's Argentina Retirement

    Lionel Messi 's retirement from international football has prompted quite a response from his fans in Argentina, with o ver 100,000 people reportedly set to march in the centre ...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 21,282 reads 195 comments

  17. Daniele De Rossi Injury: Updates on Italy Midfielder's Calf and Return

    Italy have been dealt a big blow ahead of their Euro 2016 quarter-final with Germany, as midfielder Daniele De Rossi is set to be sidelined for the Saturday clash with a calf injury...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 6,337 reads 44 comments

  18. Gary Neville Reportedly Gets on Iceland Bus After England's Euro 2016 Defeat

    Gary Neville reportedly added to the humiliation he suffered as England were dumped out of Euro 2016 by Iceland on Monday by boarding the wrong bus after the 2-1 last-16 defeat...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 31,618 reads 9 comments

  19. Steven Gerrard Talks England's 'Culture of Fear' After Euro 2016 Loss to Iceland

    Steven Gerrard has rejected any suggestion that the current England squad " are not good enough" and blamed the " culture of fear" for the Three Lions' embarrassing exit from Euro 2016 at the hands of Iceland on Monday...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 10,091 reads 47 comments

  20. Jamie Carragher Slams England 'Babies' After Euro 2016 Knockout Loss to Iceland

    Former England international Jamie Carragher has described the current Three Lions squad as "babies," branding them " The Academy Generation" and a group who are "too soft...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 8,205 reads 25 comments

  21. Italy vs. Germany Will Determine Euro 2016 Favourite

    The bottom of the knockout draw at the 2016 UEFA European Championship was a daunting sight. Among the eight teams on this side of the bracket were five former world champions...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 11 months ago 9,740 reads 71 comments

  22. England Must Fix Their Mentality Before They Fix Anything Else

    By now, the usual inquest which follows an English exit from a major tournament feels tired. The manager resigns, or at least faces intense media interrogation, while underperforming players are trialled by a public jury...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 11 months ago 6,538 reads 24 comments

  23. Deflated Argentina Must Rebuild Without Lionel Messi for World Cup Qualifiers

    After the painful interlude of the Copa America Centenario , the long slog to the Russia World Cup resumes for Argentina...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 11 months ago 12,867 reads 85 comments

  24. Cristiano Ronaldo Has a Golden Chance to End Portugal Trophy Drought

    The concept of a one-man team has been a dominant theme of Euro 2016. Gareth Bale and Wales. Marek Hamsik and Slovakia. Not forgetting, of course, the old faithful, the original: Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 11 months ago 10,201 reads 52 comments

  25. Germany Have the Chance to Overcome Trauma in Euro 2016 Quarter-Final vs. Italy

    Germany head coach Joachim Low knew before the penultimate round-of-16 match on Monday evening that he'd face a nemesis of sorts in the quarter-finals of Euro 2016...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 11 months ago 9,103 reads 94 comments