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  • Villarreal quartet highlight latest Spain selection October 4, 2019
    Spain boss Robert Moreno unveiled the 24-man squad for a pair of upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers.The team features one Barcelona participant (Sergio Busquets) and four from Villarreal (Raul Albiol, Pau Torres, Santi Cazorla, Gerard Moreno) as the head coach opts for a mixture of young and veteran in-form players.Also among the notable inclusions is Sergio […]
  • Chelsea duo Abraham, Tomori get maiden competitive England call-ups October 3, 2019
    Chelsea youngsters Tammy Abraham and Fiyako Tomori have received the call from Gareth Southgate.The Blues pair were named as part of England's 25-man squad for the upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers against the Czech Republic and Bulgaria.Both Abraham (Nigeria) and Tomori (Nigeria/Canada) are eligible to play senior international football, an option that will be nullified should […]
  • Fine wine: Quagliarella's late flourish befitting of unique career May 25, 2019
    Few have experienced a footballing career quite like Fabio Quagliarella's.The striker became Italy's oldest-ever scorer on Tuesday against Liechtenstein when he banged home a first-half penalty to register his first Azzurri goal since 2010.Ten minutes later, the 36-year-old completed his brace, and, for a player who has enjoyed a late-career peak with Sampdoria, it was […]
  • Southgate: 'No doubt in my mind' players were racially abused by fans March 26, 2019
    England manager Gareth Southgate confirmed Montenegro supporters targeted Three Lions players with racial abuse during his side's dominant 5-1 victory at the Stadion Pod Goricom in Podgorica on Tuesday."I definitely heard abuse of Danny Rose when he got booked at the end of the game," Southgate said post-match, according to BBC Sport. "There's no doubt […]
  • Liverpool's Shaqiri withdraws from Swiss squad with groin injury March 19, 2019
    A groin injury forced Liverpool winger Xherdan Shaqiri to withdraw from Switzerland's squad on Monday.The Swiss Football Association revealed on Monday, as translated by BBC Sport, that Shaqiri is dealing with inflammation in his groin. He'll miss the country's upcoming Euro 2020 qualifying matches against Georgia and Denmark.Shaqiri left the team's training camp, and an […]
  • Declan Rice named to England squad ahead of Euro qualifiers March 13, 2019
    Declan Rice will have a chance to win his first cap for England after manager Gareth Southgate included the 20-year-old West Ham midfielder in his 25-man squad for this month's Euro 2020 qualifiers."His form warrants it," Southgate said. "We like what we've seen in terms of his personality, his character, and his leadership qualities. He'll […]
  • Euro 2020 qualifying draw: Netherlands face Germany in Group C March 6, 2019
    Germany will face the Netherlands in one of the toughest groups of Euro 2020 qualifying.The draw, which happened Sunday in Dublin, pitted the Germans against the Dutch in the apparent "Group of Death." It's likely the most interesting quintet of the qualifying round and another chance to see the two traditional powerhouses - which met […]


  • The year in review: UEFA EURO 2016 recapped December 26, 2016
    UEFA EURO 2016 dominated the landscape for much of the year, but how much do you remember? Allow us to recap the headline news from a memorable summer in France.
  • Griezmann receives EURO best player award October 7, 2016
    France forward Antoine Griezmann has received his award as the Player of the Tournament for UEFA EURO 2016 in the run-up to Les Bleus' European Qualifier against Bulgaria.
  • EURO 2016 technical report 5: Does possession matter? September 23, 2016
    In the last extract from the new UEFA EURO 2016 technical report, the expert panel examine whether having the majority of possession was really much use at all.
  • EURO 2016 technical report 4: Goals September 22, 2016
    In the four extract from the new UEFA EURO 2016 technical report, the expert panel examine why there were such low scoring in the group stage and where the goals came from.
  • EURO 2016 technical report 3: Crosses September 21, 2016
    In the third extract from the new UEFA EURO 2016 technical report, the expert panel look at how crosses have become increasing important sources of goals.
  • EURO 2016 technical report 2: Long passing September 20, 2016
    In the second extract from the new UEFA EURO 2016 technical report, the expert panel look at which teams relied on long passing and when it proved effective.
  • EURO 2016 technical report 1: Counterattacks blunted September 19, 2016
    In this first extract from the new UEFA EURO 2016 technical report, the expert panel reflect on the decreasing proportion of goals scored from counterattacks.
  • UEFA EURO 2016 website up for Lovie Awards September 15, 2016
    The official UEFA EURO 2016 website has been nominated for two categories in the sixth Annual Lovie Awards which honour the best of the European internet.
  • Gábor Király wins Save of the Season August 25, 2016
    Gábor Király, 40, has won Save of the Season for his stop to keep out Kevin De Bruyne's free-kick during Hungary's UEFA EURO 2016 game against Belgium.
  • Fernando Santos's Portugal manifesto July 21, 2016
    "We have a key word from day one: 'winning'. We are going to keep fighting hard to keep doing that," said Fernando Santos as he prepared for four more years as Portugal coach.
  • Were these the best five games at EURO 2016? July 20, 2016
    With the dust now settling on UEFA EURO 2016, we looked back at the 51 matches that took place in France and tried to pick out the best five. What do you think?
  • UEFA EURO 2016 sets new digital standards July 12, 2016
    The biggest UEFA European Championship ever was mirrored on UEFA's digital platforms, with almost 300 million visits to and the official apps during the tournament.
  • Portugal welcomes home its conquering heroes July 11, 2016
    "You won with courage, determination, fighting spirit and humility," said the president of Portugal, as Fernando Santos, Cristiano Ronaldo and the team brought the Henri Delaunay Trophy home.
  • UEFA EURO 2016 review: Reporters' picks July 11, 2016
    Members of's crack reporting team in France named their highlights of the past month, including their favourite match, moment and song.
  • Players who have broken through at EURO 2016 July 11, 2016
    UEFA European Championships have a habit of kick-starting careers and UEFA EURO 2016 has been no different – we pick out eight players whose lives may never be the same again.
  • UEFA EURO 2016 at a glance July 11, 2016
    Portugal won UEFA EURO 2016 and Antoine Griezmann took the Golden Boot and Player of the Tournament awards – here we round up all those honoured and breaking records in France.
  • Antoine Griezmann named Player of the Tournament July 11, 2016
    France forward Antoine Griezmann has been named as the UEFA EURO 2016 Player of the Tournament by UEFA's technical observers after finishing with six goals and two assists.
  • UEFA EURO 2016 Team of the Tournament revealed July 11, 2016
    Four Portugal players, three from Germany and two each representing France and Wales have made the official UEFA EURO 2016 Team of the Tournament.
  • The world's media react to the UEFA EURO 2016 final July 11, 2016
    Portgual's A Bola gave every player ten out of ten, L'Équipe were "devasted" and Cristiano Ronaldo was naturally a focus: we round up the world media reaction to the final.
  • How the 108 goals at UEFA EURO 2016 went in July 11, 2016
    Éder's title-clinching goal for Portugal in the tournament's 51st match was the 108th registered at UEFA EURO 2016; analyses how they were scored.