Ibrahimovic to finish international career after Euro 2016

Published : 11:47 pm  June 21, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic said on Tuesday that he would retire from international football at the end of Euro 2016, adding he would remember his international career with pride not disappointment.

Defender Hernandez signs for Leicester on a four-year deal

Published : 11:43 pm  June 21, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Defender Luis Hernandez has joined Leicester City on a free transfer from La Liga side Sporting Gijon on a four-year contract, the Premier League champions said on Tuesday.

New Brazil coach Tite targets World Cup qualification

Published : 9:57 am  June 21, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Former Corinthians boss Tite was unveiled as the new Brazil coach on Monday and immediately said his priority was ensuring the five-time champions qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

England advance, Slovakia wait after goalless stalemate

Published : 9:44 am  June 21, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

England put Slovakia on the rack for long spells but were forced to settle for a 0-0 draw on Monday, frustrating coach Roy Hodgson as his side reached the knockout stages despite slipping behind Wales in their group at Euro 2016.

Air of disbelief as Wales win Group B

Published : 9:33 am  June 21, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Wales enjoyed their greatest day in football for more than half a century by overwhelming Russia 3-0 on Monday to win Group B at Euro 2016 ahead of their oldest rivals England.

Albania’s last-16 hopes still alive in debut tournament

Published : 10:49 am  June 20, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

A first-half header by striker Armando Sadiku gave Albania a 1-0 win over Romania at Euro 2016 on Sunday and kept alive their hopes of reaching the knockout stages of their first major tournament.

France misfire as lucky Switzerland reach knockout stage

Published : 10:10 am  June 20, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Switzerland rode their luck to earn a 0-0 draw against a misfiring France to reach the knockout stage at a European Championship for the first time on Sunday as they finished second in Group A behind the hosts.

Messi record as Argentina thrash Venezuela

Published : 1:22 pm  June 19, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Lionel Messi scored a record-equalling 54th international goal as Argentina outclassed Venezuela 4-1 to book their place in the semi-finals of the Copa America Centenario here Saturday.

Hodgson mulls striker options for Slovakia

Published : 12:54 pm  June 19, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

England take on Slovakia on Monday in the key battle for first place in Group B at Euro 2016 with Roy Hodgson mulling over which of his strikers to deploy.

Vargas scores four as Chile thrash Mexico 7-0

Published : 11:51 am  June 19, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Eduardo Vargas scored four goals as holders Chile sent Mexico spinning to a historic 7-0 defeat to reach the semi-finals of the Copa America Centenario here Saturday.

Penalty shocker won’t get Ronaldo down

Published : 11:21 am  June 19, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo promised to bounce back from missing from a penalty and the chance to break another goalscoring record at Euro 2016.

Late own goal denies Iceland historic win

Published : 1:06 am  June 19, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Iceland were within two minutes of their first victory at a major tournament when defender Birkir Saevarsson’s late own goal earned Hungary a battling 1-1 draw at Euro 2016 on Saturday.

Lukaku scores twice as Belgium batter Ireland

Published : 1:01 am  June 19, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Belgium rediscovered their most blistering form to batter group E rivals Ireland 3-0 thanks to a brace from Romelu Lukaku and an Axel Witsel header on Saturday.

France coach joins debate on poor state of Euro pitches

Published : 12:54 am  June 19, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

France coach Didier Deschamps joined a growing debate on the poor state of pitches at Euro 2016 on Saturday by voicing worries about the playing conditions at the Lille stadium where his side will face Switzerland in their final Group A match.

Injured Rosicky set to miss remainder of Euro 2016

Published : 12:48 am  June 19, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Czech Republic captain Tomas Rosicky looked set to miss the rest of Euro 2016 after picking up a thigh injury in their 2-2 draw against Croatia in Saint-Etienne on Friday.

Croatia, Turkey face UEFA action over crowd trouble

Published : 12:10 am  June 19, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

UEFA said on Saturday it had opened disciplinary proceedings against the football federations of Croatia and Turkey for crowd trouble during two games at the Euro 2016 tournament in France this week.

Germany have no scoring problem, will top group – Loew

Published : 12:06 am  June 19, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Title contenders Germany do not have fundamental scoring problems despite a goalless draw against Poland and will top their Euro 2016 Group C with a win over Northern Ireland next week, coach Joachim Loew said on Saturday.

Ronaldo’s Portugal, Belgium looking for spark

Published : 12:58 pm  June 18, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal will attempt to reignite their flagging Euro 2016 campaign against Austria on Saturday, while Belgium hope to breathe life into their title bid after a terrible start.

Colombia advance as Peru pay penalty

Published : 12:33 pm  June 18, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina was the hero as Colombia slayed their penalty shoot-out jinx to defeat Peru and advance to the semi-finals of the Copa America Centenario here Friday.

Morata double boosts Spain hopes of Euro treble

Published : 11:50 am  June 18, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
alt text

Alvaro Morata scored twice for defending champions Spain and Eder was Italy’s winner as the two booked places in the last 16 of Euro 2016 on another day marred by fan violence.

Page 30 of 278« First...1020...2829303132...405060...Last »