1. Jamie Carragher Slams England 'Babies' After Euro 2016 Knockout Loss to Iceland

    Former England international Jamie Carragher has described the current Three Lions squad as "babies," branding them " The Academy Generation" and a group who are "too soft...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 8 months ago 8,196 reads 25 comments

  2. Italy vs. Germany Will Determine Euro 2016 Favourite

    The bottom of the knockout draw at the 2016 UEFA European Championship was a daunting sight. Among the eight teams on this side of the bracket were five former world champions...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 8 months ago 9,718 reads 71 comments

  3. England Must Fix Their Mentality Before They Fix Anything Else

    By now, the usual inquest which follows an English exit from a major tournament feels tired. The manager resigns, or at least faces intense media interrogation, while underperforming players are trialled by a public jury...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 8 months ago 6,536 reads 24 comments

  4. Deflated Argentina Must Rebuild Without Lionel Messi for World Cup Qualifiers

    After the painful interlude of the Copa America Centenario , the long slog to the Russia World Cup resumes for Argentina...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 8 months ago 12,850 reads 85 comments

  5. Cristiano Ronaldo Has a Golden Chance to End Portugal Trophy Drought

    The concept of a one-man team has been a dominant theme of Euro 2016. Gareth Bale and Wales. Marek Hamsik and Slovakia. Not forgetting, of course, the old faithful, the original: Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 8 months ago 10,191 reads 52 comments

  6. Germany Have the Chance to Overcome Trauma in Euro 2016 Quarter-Final vs. Italy

    Germany head coach Joachim Low knew before the penultimate round-of-16 match on Monday evening that he'd face a nemesis of sorts in the quarter-finals of Euro 2016...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 8 months ago 9,085 reads 94 comments

  7. Why Jose Fonte's Long Road to the Top Can Be Euro 2016 Inspiration for Portugal

    It has been a Euro 2016 tournament in which the underdog stories have been the ones to savour, and Portugal were able to tap into one of their own during the long old slog that it took to beat Croatia in Lens on Saturday night...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 8 months ago 1,169 reads 2 comments

  8. Sam Allardyce Named England Manager

    Following Roy Hodgson's resignation as England manager on June 28 after their disastrous exit from UEFA Euro 2016, the Football Association's search for a new Three Lions boss has come to an end...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 8 months ago 39,745 reads 86 comments

  9. Wayne Rooney Talks 'Embarrassing' England Loss to Iceland, Roy Hodgson, More

    England captain Wayne Rooney has insisted he wants to remain part of the national team setup despite the side’s “embarrassing” 2-1 loss to Iceland in the last 16 of the 2016 UEFA European Championship on Monday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 8 months ago 18,243 reads 48 comments

  10. Lionel Messi Urged to Return to Argentina National-Team Duty by Diego Maradona

    Argentina legend Diego Maradona has urged Lionel Messi to reconsider his retirement from the national team. Per La Nacion (h/t Goal's Sacha Pisani ), Maradona said: Messi has to stay in the national team...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 8 months ago 15,143 reads 137 comments

  11. Predicting the USMNT's 2018 World Cup Squad After the Copa America

    With the Copa America Centenario in the rearview mirror, the focus of the United States men's national team has shifted to qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 8 months ago 20,333 reads 75 comments

  12. Italy Play Perfect Game to Dethrone Champions Spain

    The king is dead. Long live the king. Two-time defending European champion Spain have been eliminated from the 2016 UEFA European Championship by Italy, and in emphatic fashion...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 8 months ago 4,757 reads 19 comments

  13. Spain's Glorious Dynasty Toppled by the Very Team It All Started With: Italy

    It ended the way all dynasties do: messy. The clock had just ticked into added time when Emanuele Giaccherini broke with the ball directly from a Spain corner...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 8 months ago 4,272 reads 31 comments

  14. Roy Hodgson Pays Price for Masterminding England's Diabolical Euro 2016 Campaign

    It has been a rough few days for England. The worrying post-referendum implications of the country's decision to leave the European Union are only just beginning to be sorted out...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 8 months ago 15,267 reads 50 comments

  15. Steve McClaren Reacts on Live TV as Iceland Take the Lead Against England

    Steve McClaren is no stranger to witnessing poor England results, and the former Three Lions boss was on duty with Sky Sports News during the shock loss to Iceland on Monday evening...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 8 months ago 32,098 reads 29 comments

  16. Iceland Players and Fans Celebrate Victory Over England with Rousing Chant

    When Iceland overcame Austria with a last-gasp winner in the Euro 2016 group stage, the players and fans celebrated in unison with their traditional Viking-style chant...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 8 months ago 7,000 reads 1 comments

  17. Roy Hodgson Resigns as England Manager: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Roy Hodgson immediately stepped down as England manager on Monday evening after Iceland knocked out the Three Lions in a shocking 2-1 upset during the round of 16 at Euro 2016...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 8 months ago 17,856 reads 153 comments

  18. Icelandic Commentator Goes Crazy After 2nd Goal Against England

    One of the biggest stars of Iceland's Euro 2016 campaign has been Gudmundur Benediktsson , the commentator who went viral with his impassioned response to his country's last-minute winner against Austria...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 8 months ago 19,132 reads 30 comments

  19. Antonio Conte Nearly Vaults over Dugout Celebrating Italy's 2nd Goal vs. Spain

    Spain's hopes of winning the European Championship for a third consecutive time were ended on Monday, as Italy's 2-0 victory saw La Roja succumb to their first tournament knockout defeat in a decade, as noted by Squawka ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 8 months ago 5,263 reads 19 comments

  20. Ronaldo Becomes 1st to Score in 4 Different European Championships

    Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo became the first-ever footballer to record a goal in four different UEFA European Championships when he found the back of the net during Wednesday's 3-3 draw with Hungary, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 months ago 2,217 reads 16 comments

  21. I Quit: Lionel Messi's Retirement Turns Argentina Copa Dream into Nightmare

    Lionel Messi pushed himself to the limits of his physical and mental endurance to deliver the Copa America for Argentina...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 8 months ago 21,171 reads 179 comments

  22. Despite Flat Finish, USMNT's Copa America Run Was a Success

    Perspective sometimes doesn't come right away in a society with a "what have you done for me lately" mentality...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 8 months ago 8,085 reads 20 comments

  23. Kante Suspension Offers Solution to France's Pogba and Matuidi Midfield Headache

    France are into the quarter-finals of the 2016 UEFA European Championship after a 2-1 win over the Republic of Ireland at Parc Olympique Lyonnais , Lyon, France, on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 5,118 reads 4 comments

  24. Lionel Messi Quits Argentina: Twitter Reacts to Star's International Retirement

    Barcelona star Lionel Messi shockingly decided to retire from international football in the wake of Argentina's loss to Chile in the final of the Copa America Centenario on Sunday, per ESPN FC ...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 8 months ago 17,656 reads 3 comments

  25. Lionel Messi 'Broken' After Copa America Final Penalty Miss, Says Sergio Aguero

    Argentina striker Sergio Aguero said captain Lionel Messi was "broken" after missing from the spot in his country's Copa America Centenario final penalty-shootout defeat to Chile on Sunday evening...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 8 months ago 20,707 reads 136 comments