Top 5: Euro 2016 Dark Horses
Nov19

Top 5: Euro 2016 Dark Horses

With the qualifying games for Euro 2016 complete and the 24 nations taking part confirmed, supporters can excitedly start looking forward to the tournament next summer. Some of the usual suspects are looking strong again, with both world champions Germany and current holders of this competition, Spain, finishing top of their groups, while England, Italy and Belgium will all be in attendance. But who might spring a surprise next...

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Top 5: Euro 2016 Dark Horses

1) Austria After going unbeaten through the entire Euro 2016 qualification campaign, Austria qualified for the championships for the first time in their history. They made easy work of the likes of Russia, Sweden and Montenegro, winning nine and drawing one of their 10 matches, while only conceding three times. In talking about likely candidates to progress to the latter stages in next summer’s tournament, people seem to be quick to...

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adidas Beau Jeu: Official EURO 2016 match ball
Nov12

adidas Beau Jeu: Official EURO 2016 match ball

adidas have revealed Beau Jeu, the official EURO 2016 match ball with a little help from France football legend Zinedine Zidane. The 2000 European Championship winner took to his Instagram page to show off the first images of the ball which will debut in the first group match next summer. Beau Jeu, translated in English as “the beautiful game”, is closely linked to next year’s host country, France. The layering of colour incorporates...

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PUMA Euro 2016 kits – Italy get new look for France
Nov09

PUMA Euro 2016 kits – Italy get new look for France

PUMA have revealed their international teams’ kits to be worn at Euro 2016. The new strips of Italy, Austria, Switzerland, Czech Republic and Slovakia will debut in the upcoming internationals. For more information go to PUMA.com or follow @pumafootball on...

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UEFA European Championship Quiz
Oct15

UEFA European Championship Quiz

UEFA European Championships Quiz Time limit: 0 Quiz-summary 0 of 10 questions completed Questions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Information How much do you really know about the history of the UEFA European Championships? Answer all ten questions about Europe’s most elite tournament as quickly as you can and see how you did. You’re on a timer, so don’t cheat! Get every question right and you can enter our prize draw to win the new Shoot...

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Stoke’s star of the international break
Oct14

Stoke’s star of the international break

Marko Arnautovic (Austria) A successful qualifying campaign for Austria was signed off with two more wins, in which Marko Arnautovic scored twice. Bagging the equaliser late on against Montenegro inspired his team to go on to win the game 3-2, securing first place in the group for Wunderteam. The ex-Inter Milan midfielder started the final game, and opened the scoring in a comfortable 3-0 victory over Liechtenstein. Before the...

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