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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Euro 2016 Qualifying: Who’s through and who is in the play-offs?
Oct13

Euro 2016 Qualifying: Who’s through and who is in the play-offs?

It all began more than a year ago on September 7, 2014 with 53 teams, but we have finally reached the final fixtures in the qualifying process for Euro 2016 next summer.  A number of nations have already surprisingly booked their trip to France – Iceland, Wales and Northern Ireland spring to mind – but who else has qualified, and what are the permutations ahead of the last match day? We take a look at the current situation...

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Euro 2016 Round-Up: Northern Ireland seal Euro 2016 spot
Oct09

Euro 2016 Round-Up: Northern Ireland seal Euro 2016 spot

Northern Ireland led the celebrations on Thursday night as both the Green and White army, plus the Republic of Ireland, basked in historic victories during their penultimate 2016 UEFA European Championship qualifiers. Michael O’Neill’s side defeated Euro 2004 champions Greece 3-1 inside Belfast’s Windsor Park to qualify for next year’s finals in France – in what will be their first-ever taste of the European Championship and their...

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Preview & Prediction: Northern Ireland vs Greece
Oct08

Preview & Prediction: Northern Ireland vs Greece

Northern Ireland’s hopes of qualifying for their first ever European Championship will be made a reality if they beat Greece at Windsor Park on Thursday. Their opponents won the Euros back in 2004, yet now they are bottom of Group F and are unable to qualify for the finals in France next summer, following a disappointing qualifying campaign. Michael O’Neill’s men have won five of their eight matches and grabbed an important last...

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Head-to-Head: Gareth McAuley (Northern Ireland) vs Kostas Mitroglou (Greece)
Oct08

Head-to-Head: Gareth McAuley (Northern Ireland) vs Kostas Mitroglou (Greece)

Northern Ireland host Greece on Thursday night knowing that a win will send them to their first ever European Championship in France next summer. Michael O’Neill’s team are top of the group, four points ahead of third-placed Hungary, are are already guaranteed at least a play-off spot. Despite being the top seeds in the group, Greece have flopped badly, picking up just three points from their eight Euro 2016 qualifiers to...

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Top 5: Surprise European Championship Qualifiers
Sep10

Top 5: Surprise European Championship Qualifiers

With the expansion of the European Championships to 24 teams in France next year, there was always the possibility that a number of teams who have rarely stood a chance at qualifying previously would be better placed to do so, with a third place spot guaranteeing at least a place in the play-offs. However, the qualifying stage for next year’s tournament has thrown up a number of surprises. Wales and Northern Ireland look set to...

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