1. Stopping Marek Hamsik Germany's Top Priority in Round-of-16 Match vs. Slovakia

    Germany advanced to the round of 16 of Euro 2016 as winners of Group C and will face Slovakia in Lille's Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Sunday...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 2 days ago 1,124 reads 4 comments

  2. Following the Copa America, Is Brazil's Current Malaise as Dire as Made Out?

    With the Copa America Centenario reaching boiling point and Brazil nowhere to be seen for the second successive year, it may be tempting to reach for the panic button, especially with established rivals Argentina romping their way to the final...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 2 days ago 4,044 reads 22 comments

  3. Raheem Sterling Confidence Level Reportedly Concerns England After Online Abuse

    The England camp are reportedly growing concerned about the confidence level of Raheem Sterling due to the criticism the 21-year-old is receiving on social media...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 days ago 2,362 reads 11 comments

  4. Ireland Defeat Exposes Italy's Lack of Depth

    The group stage of the 2016 UEFA European Championship came to a close on Wednesday. The final games on the slate came from Group E, and they provided ample drama...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 3 days ago 1,845 reads 13 comments

  5. Croatia Are Shining Bright in Spite of off-Field Controversies

    In some ways, there's nothing so extraordinary about Croatia beating Spain on Tuesday. The heart of Croatia's midfield, after all, plays for the best two clubs in Spain—even if Luka Modric did miss the Spain game with a groin injury...

    Jonathan Wilson Written by Jonathan Wilson about 3 days ago 4,801 reads 15 comments

  6. Lionel Messi Must Perform in Copa America Final After Driving Argentina to Brink

    HOUSTON, Texas — Lionel Messi shifted his eyes to his right and saw Gonzalo Higuain talking to journalists further down the long mixed-zone line at the NRG Stadium...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 3 days ago 8,189 reads 30 comments

  7. Eric Dier Has Emerged as England's Most Important Player at Euro 2016

    When England manager Roy Hodgson surprisingly decided to make six changes for the final group game against Slovakia on Monday night there was one player who was off-limits: Eric Dier ...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 3 days ago 2,980 reads 9 comments

  8. Univision Provide Tactical Analysis of Rain Delay During Copa America Semi-Final

    Torrential downpours wreaked havoc on Wednesday's Copa America semi-final match between Chile and Colombia. The match was delayed for 150 minutes as the field was hit by inclement weather in Chicago...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 days ago 3,549 reads 8 comments

  9. Iceland Fans and Players Celebrate in Unison Following Last-Gasp Euro Win

    It's estimated that about 30,000 Icelanders—or around 10 percent of the Icelandic population (just under 330,000)—are in France following their national team at Euro 2016...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 days ago 2,569 reads 13 comments

  10. Cristiano Ronaldo Breaks Euro Goal Drought with Stunning Backheel Flick

    Going into Portugal's final Euro 2016 group-stage match, Cristiano Ronaldo 's tournament was a story of missed penalties, wayward free-kicks, failed chances and bitter comments aimed at the smallest competing nation...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 days ago 149,941 reads 96 comments

  11. Messi Becomes Argentina's All-Time Leading Goalscorer

    Argentina forward Lionel Messi scored the 55th international goal of his career during Tuesday's 4-0 win over the United States in the Copa America semi-final, breaking a tie with ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 days ago 745 reads 0 comments

  12. Bayern Munich Defenders Driving Germany's Bid for Euro 2016 Glory

    Heading into Euro 2016, defence seemed to be the greatest obstacle standing between Joachim Low's Germany and victory in France...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 days ago 3,759 reads 29 comments

  13. Gerard Pique Responds to Claims He Stuck Middle Finger Up During Spain Anthem

    Gerard Pique has hit back at claims that he stuck his middle finger up during Spain's national anthem ahead of their defeat to Croatia at Euro 2016 on Tuesday, and he branded the accusations " stupid...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 3 days ago 6,158 reads 22 comments

  14. Sloppy Spain Build Their Own Euro 2016 Mountain as They Swap Paths with Croatia

    The net bulged and those behind it erupted in euphoria. In front of them, Spain's David De Gea sat on the turf in shock, his arm pointing despairingly at a team-mate, his head quickly dropping...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 3 days ago 21,372 reads 12 comments

  15. Cristiano Ronaldo Grabs Microphone from Reporter, Throws It into a Lake

    Cristiano Ronaldo did not take kindly to a question from a reporter ahead of Portugal's crucial Euro 2016 clash against Hungary...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 3 days ago 20,541 reads 14 comments

  16. Lionel Messi Fan Live-Tweets, Periscopes Pitch Invasion During USA vs. Argentina

    An Argentina supporter who ran onto the pitch to meet Lionel Messi during the team's 4-0 win over the United States outlined his plan on Twitter beforehand and got a friend to Periscope the event from his account...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 4 days ago 48,194 reads 33 comments

  17. Ezequiel Lavezzi Injury: Updates on Argentina Forward's Arm and Return

    Argentina's Ezequiel Lavezzi will miss the 2016 Copa America final after fracturing his arm in a nasty touchline fall during the Albiceleste's 4-0 dismantling of hosts USA in Tuesday's first semi-final, per ESPN FC ...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 4 days ago 17,459 reads 8 comments

  18. Cristiano Ronaldo Should Be Commended for Trying so Hard, Not Mocked for It

    As far as easy targets go Cristiano Ronaldo is about as easy as they come. He might be one of this generation’s finest footballers, boasting three Ballons d’Or, three ...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 4 days ago 11,881 reads 127 comments

  19. Joshua Kimmich, Mario Gomez Revitalise Germany's Attack in Northern Ireland Win

    There are two ways to look at Germany's 1-0 win over Northern Ireland and, more importantly, the much-improved performance of the world champions at the Parc des Princes in Paris on Tuesday...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 4 days ago 3,185 reads 21 comments

  20. The Lionel Messi Show: On-Fire Argentina Down USMNT to Make Copa America Final

    Just when you think Lionel Messi cannot possibly get any better, he goes straight out and proves otherwise...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 4 days ago 9,879 reads 38 comments

  21. Jurgen Klinsmann Fails USMNT in Biggest Match Since World Cup

    Welcome back to the place we've revisited all too often during the Jurgen Klinsmann era. Just as the United States men's national team appeared to take a step ahead in the Copa ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 4 days ago 94,180 reads 332 comments

  22. Four Changes Tite Must Make as Brazil Boss

    On Monday, Tite was finally confirmed officially as the new coach of the Brazilian national team. Following the country’s enormously disappointing performance at the Copa America ...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 4 days ago 1,128 reads 0 comments

  23. Italy vs. Ireland Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Prediction

    After clinching top spot on the Group E table, Italy will be gunning for a fifth straight clean-sheet victory when they wrap up their group-stage schedule Wednesday, taking on Ireland ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 4 days ago 1,915 reads 0 comments

  24. Should He Stay or Should He Go? Mexico Have to Decide over Juan Carlos Osorio

    Juan Carlos Osorio , a coach known for keeping his players guessing over team selection, now finds himself waiting to find out what the future holds for him with Mexico...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 days ago 6,669 reads 50 comments

  25. Brazil Look to Olympic Success After Sobering Copa Display

    Onto the next challenge, then. There is little over a month to go until Brazil start their next international obligation, and there is a hell of a lot riding on it...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 4 days ago 1,362 reads 8 comments