1. Julian Draxler's Breakout Performance Highlights Germany's Strong Slovakia Win

    World champions Germany announced their intentions at Euro 2016 with an impressive 3-0 win over Slovakia in the round of 16 in Lille, France, on Sunday...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 1 hour ago 14 reads 0 comments

  2. Lionel Messi Announces Retirement from Argentina National Team

    A fourth loss in a major international tournament final was too much to bear for Lionel Messi . Following Argentina's Copa America Centenario defeat to Chile on Sunday night, ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 hours ago 38,154 reads 412 comments

  3. Lionel Messi's Penalty Disaster Sums Up an Argentina That Wilted Under Pressure

    Argentina's Copa America hopes went flying out of MetLife Stadium at roughly the same height and velocity as Lionel Messi 's skied penalty...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 4 hours ago 7,100 reads 20 comments

  4. Antoine Griezmann Finally Arrives at Euro 2016 as France Edge Ireland

    France are into the quarter-finals of the 2016 UEFA European Championship after a second-half recovery saw them past the 10 men of the Republic of Ireland 2-1 at Parc Olympique Lyonnais in Lyon on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 10 hours ago 4,605 reads 10 comments

  5. Argentina Have No Excuses If They Fail to Win Copa America Centenario

    NEW JERSEY — Argentina national football team manager Gerardo Martino cut a nervous figure in his press conference before the Copa America Centenario final, virtually ignoring ...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 11 hours ago 9,619 reads 17 comments

  6. Jerome Boateng Scores 1st Goal for Germany with Volley at Euro 2016

    Jerome Boateng broke his international duck in some style for Germany at Euro 2016 on Sunday. The Bayern Munich defender connected with a sweet volley in the eighth minute of his nation's last-16 clash with Slovakia in Lille, France...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 15 hours ago 5,744 reads 2 comments

  7. Revisiting Roy Hodgson's Euro 2016 Squad Decisions Before England Face Iceland

    The match had reached stoppage time, and England were still chasing the goal that might've ensured they topped Euro 2016 Group B...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 18 hours ago 768 reads 1 comments

  8. Spain Eye Historic Run: Blowing of Euro 2016 Opportunity Has Presented Another

    They were 13 seconds that changed everything. For Spain. For Italy. For Germany. For France. For everyone. At one end inside the Stade de Bordeaux, Aritz Aduriz had been played in by Sergio Busquets ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 19 hours ago 8,189 reads 24 comments

  9. Portugal Remain Unconvincing, but Croatia Win Can Be Their Tipping Point

    Nothing worth winning is won easily, and as Portugal suddenly find themselves in the last eight of Euro 2016 on Sunday morning, that theme will be running through the team’s training camp...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 21 hours ago 7,597 reads 49 comments

  10. USMNT's Copa Run Leaves a Few Important Questions About Program Moving Forward

    The more we want things to change, the more they stay the same. Instead of trotting out an experimental side in the third-place game of the Copa America Centenario , United ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 day ago 33,057 reads 107 comments

  11. Iceland vs. England Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Round of 16 Prediction

    After settling for a second-place finish on the Group B table, England prepares for a knockout-stage matchup with Iceland as a sizable -178 favorite (bet $178 to win $100) on the three-way betting lines at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 1 day ago 1,678 reads 0 comments

  12. Switzerland's Xherdan Shaqiri Scores Goal-of-the-Tournament Contender at Euro 16

    What. A. Goal. With his team trailing Poland 1-0 at Euro 2016, Xherdan Shaqiri scored one of the great goals in European Championship history to level the game in the 82nd minute...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 1 day ago 68,015 reads 17 comments

  13. France Boss Didier Deschamps Must Start Star Man Dimitri Payet vs. Ireland

    France and the Republic of Ireland meet at Parc Olympique Lyonnais on Sunday with a place in the 2016 UEFA European Championship quarter-finals at stake. For the hosts, the tournament is truly beginning now after a slow start...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 day ago 601 reads 0 comments

  14. Colombia vs. USA Betting Odds Preview, Copa America 3rd-Place Game Prediction

    In a rematch of their Copa America Centenario opener, Colombia will try to beat the United States for the second time in the tournament when they square off in the third-place game Saturday at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 2 days ago 3,524 reads 0 comments

  15. Breaking Down How Spain Can Topple Well-Drilled Italy in Euro 2016 Clash

    Vicente del Bosque was prepared to admit it. It was late on Tuesday evening in Bordeaux, and after a shock loss to a weakened Croatia, his Spain outfit had just been sent to the daunting ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 2 days ago 2,060 reads 4 comments

  16. Mario Gomez Must Keep His Spot as Euro 2016 Really Kicks off for Germany

    With the knockout stages right around the corner, there's a sense that, for Germany, Euro 2016 is about to really start...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 2 days ago 1,708 reads 15 comments

  17. The Question: What Level Are Roy Hodgson's England At?

    England are in the last 16 of the European Championship, but they did not make it in quite the manner that had been hoped. After failing to break down Slovakia, England qualified in second place in their group behind Chris Coleman's Wales...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 2 days ago 7,195 reads 46 comments

  18. Italy and Spain Renew Rivalry in 1st Euro 2016 Knockout Round

    It's time to get down to business. The group stage of the 2016 UEFA European Championship is over, and the knockout rounds begin on Saturday. For Italy, the round of 16 starts on Monday at 5 p...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 2 days ago 3,097 reads 14 comments

  19. Argentina's 3rd Time Lucky? Nothing but Victory Will Do in the Copa America

    For the third time in as many years, Argentina will be lining up on Sunday for a major international final...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 2 days ago 6,204 reads 47 comments

  20. Germany vs. Slovakia Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Round-of-16 Prediction

    Germany is the biggest favorite of any team in the Euro 2016 round of 16 but will have a daunting matchup in the quarterfinals assuming they beat Slovakia on Sunday in Lille...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 3 days ago 1,973 reads 1 comments

  21. Diego Maradona Comments on Argentina, Cristiano Ronaldo and More

    Former Argentina international Diego Maradona has warned his compatriots not to come back if they lose the 2016 Copa America Centenario final against Chile on Sunday...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 3 days ago 8,683 reads 45 comments

  22. Inclusion of Youth Critical for USMNT in Copa America 3rd-Place Game

    After a dismal performance in the semifinal round of the Copa America Centenario on Tuesday, the United States men's national team are set to partake in the third-place match of the competition against Colombia on Saturday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 days ago 23,654 reads 59 comments

  23. England Must Go Positive with a Front 2 Proper for Last-16 Clash with Iceland

    It is often said teams need to feel their way into a major tournament such as Euro 2016, getting better as they go along. There is no fixed pattern to this, but there is logic to at least trying not to show all your cards too early...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 3 days ago 3,477 reads 11 comments

  24. Why Underdog Status Will Help Portugal in Euro 2016 Clash with Croatia

    Eight have exited. Sixteen remain, but Portugal’s continued presence at Euro 2016 hasn’t got much to do with any intelligence they’ve displayed so far. It’s almost like they don’t know what they’re doing...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 3 days ago 5,453 reads 41 comments

  25. 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' Pays Tribute to Icelandic Commentator

    Icelandic commentator Gudmundur Benediktsson quickly went viral after he greeted his country's late winner against Austria on Wednesday with squeals of joy...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 3 days ago 4,130 reads 3 comments