1. Italy Must Keep Momentum Going in Group Finale Against Ireland

    The group stage of the 2016 UEFA European Championship is drawing to a close, and Italy are sitting pretty in Group E. By virtue of their victories over Belgium and Sweden, the Azzurri have sealed top spot in the group...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 9 days ago 1,898 reads 32 comments

  2. USA vs. Argentina: 2016 Copa America Date, Time, TV Schedule and Live Stream

    The first Copa America semi-final is one that neutrals around the world have been craving, as the hosts, the United States, go toe-to-toe with the fantastic favourites for the title—Argentina...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 9 days ago 29,821 reads 28 comments

  3. England Progress but Hodgson Left with Plenty to Think About After Slovakia Draw

    England will take this form of frustration. It compares pretty nicely to the downright disappointment they were experiencing around two years ago...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 9 days ago 5,107 reads 21 comments

  4. Argentina vs. USA Betting Odds Preview, Copa America Prediction

    The United States can become the second host country to play in the Copa America championship game in as many years but face long odds Tuesday when they meet tournament favorite Argentina in the semifinals at NRG Stadium in Houston...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 10 days ago 16,973 reads 0 comments

  5. Spain vs. Croatia Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Prediction

    Spain looks to continue its march toward a third straight European Championship crown when it takes on Croatia on Tuesday in its group-stage finale as a strong +100 favorite at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 10 days ago 4,509 reads 1 comments

  6. Are the USMNT Capable of Challenging Argentina in Copa America Semifinal?

    Before the Copa America Centenario began, United States men's national team boss Jurgen Klinsmann said the goal for his team was to qualify for the semifinal round, per Scott Sidway of MLSSoccer...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 days ago 100,909 reads 184 comments

  7. Behind Sizzling Spain, Vicente del Bosque Proving He's Not so Stubborn After All

    Nolito to Alvaro Morata : goal. Nolito on his own: goal. The second of those had just gone in at the Stade de Nice, and its scorer was headed straight for the bench, where an embrace was waiting...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 10 days ago 5,710 reads 12 comments

  8. Mesut Ozil Will Be Germany's Key to Breaking Down Northern Ireland

    Germany could be through to the knockout stages of Euro 2016 before they take the field at the Parc des Princes for their match against Northern Ireland on Tuesday...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 10 days ago 1,621 reads 3 comments

  9. Irish Football Fans Attempt to Sing Baby to Sleep on Train in France

    Travelling football fans at Euro 2016 have been making headlines for all the wrong reasons over the past few weeks, but the Republic of Ireland's followers have been doing their best to leave France having made a positive impression...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 10 days ago 1,869 reads 4 comments

  10. France Top Group a with Swiss Draw but Didier Deschamps Still Lacks Strongest XI

    Hosts France moved into the latter stages of the 2016 UEFA European Championship as the winners of Group A after a dull 0-0 draw with Switzerland at Stade Pierre-Mauroy in Lille on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 10 days ago 175 reads 0 comments

  11. Neymar's Copa No Show: Should Clubs Be Dictating When Players Do and Don't Play?

    During Dunga's failed Copa America Centenario mission that ultimately cost the then-Brazil manager his job, there was one glaring omission from his 23-man squad: Neymar...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 10 days ago 8,653 reads 30 comments

  12. Mario Gotze, Thomas Muller Respond to Germany Criticism at Euro 2016

    Germany stars Mario Gotze and Thomas Muller have both shrugged off criticism of their performances at the UEFA European Championship ahead of their clash with Northern Ireland on Tuesday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 10 days ago 4,069 reads 5 comments

  13. Portugal and Fernando Santos Are Still Searching for a Euro 2016 Breakthrough

    As Portugal are finding out, the very nature of this extended European Championship is that it isn’t always about how you start but how you finish...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 10 days ago 1,019 reads 4 comments

  14. Italy's Emanuele Giaccherini Is the Embodiment of Antonio Conte's Coaching Ethos

    Much has been made of the choices Italy manager Antonio Conte made when he finalized his 23-man roster for the 2016 UEFA European Championship earlier this month...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 10 days ago 2,608 reads 12 comments

  15. Chile's Sharp Improvement Gives Them Huge Chance of Winning Copa America Again

    Last year Chile won the Copa America for the first time in their history. Now La Roja are starting to believe they can do it again...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 10 days ago 2,508 reads 14 comments

  16. Slovakia vs. England Betting Odds Preview, Euro 2016 Prediction

    England can extend their current unbeaten streak to six games and clinch first place on the Group B table with a win when they hit the pitch against Slovakia on Monday as strong -165 ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 10 days ago 2,355 reads 0 comments

  17. State of Spain: Purring La Roja Ideally Placed to Defend Crown at Euro 2016

    The cover of Marca said it all: "That is how champions play." It was the morning after the most dazzling display of Euro 2016 to date, a proper fiesta of football, and a familiar realisation was setting in: They're the favourites...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 11 days ago 4,171 reads 15 comments

  18. Examining Roy Hodgson's Stick-or-Twist Choices Ahead of England vs. Slovakia

    England's national team is a living, breathing example of the personnel and related tactical challenges posed by international tournament football...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 11 days ago 4,063 reads 13 comments

  19. Lionel Messi Puts Argentina in Copa America Semis as They Try to End Drought

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The Copa America Centenario has been filled with highs and lows, but one of its biggest selling points is that it boasts the world's best player in Lionel Messi ...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 11 days ago 6,157 reads 66 comments

  20. Cristiano Ronaldo Has Another Nightmare, but Portugal Teammates Have to Help Him

    Cristiano Ronaldo missed a penalty against Austria in Paris on Saturday evening, and there were laughs at his misfortune heard all over France and indeed the world...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 11 days ago 13,460 reads 70 comments

  21. Chile Drubbing at Copa America Leaves Mexico with Much to Ponder

    It wasn't supposed to end like that. Mexico's hopes of a first Copa America triumph weren't just dashed by Chile in a one-sided quarter-final on Saturday. They were stamped on, put through a blender and then incinerated...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 11 days ago 33,631 reads 209 comments

  22. Analyzing the USMNT's Potential Lineup Changes for Copa Semi Versus Argentina

    The United States men's national team paid quite the cost for advancing to the semifinal round of the Copa America Centenario with their 2-1 quarterfinal win over Ecuador on Thursday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 11 days ago 28,880 reads 90 comments

  23. Antonio Conte Answering His Critics, but Questions Remain for Italy

    So little was expected of the Italy national team as the 2016 European Championship began. The Azzurri were without two of their best midfielders due to injury, and their forward ...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 11 days ago 4,240 reads 48 comments

  24. Should Wales Expect More from Gareth Bale at Euro 2016?

    In the final minute of Wales’ 2-1 loss to England on Thursday afternoon, Neil Taylor launched a high cross in to the penalty area, and there was Gareth Bale rising to meet the ball with a header in an effort to rescue an unlikely point...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 11 days ago 3,871 reads 17 comments

  25. Houston, We Have a Problem: Magical Leo Messi Sends Warning to the USMNT

    With four wins out of four, Argentina are in imperious form going into the decisive stages of the Copa America Centenario...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 11 days ago 94,632 reads 169 comments