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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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: England finish with flawless record
Oct13

Euro 2016 Round-Up: England finish with flawless record

England became only the sixth team ever to reach the UEFA European Championship finals with a 100 per cent record after defeating Lithuania 3-0 in Vilnius to round off the perfect 10 wins from 10 games. Early strikes from Everton’s Ross Barkley and Tottenham’s Harry Kane, plus a second-half finish from Arsenal forward Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, took the Three Lions’ points tally in Group E to a maximum 30 points. However; the defeat for...

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Euro 2016 Round-Up: England preserve perfect record
Oct10

Euro 2016 Round-Up: England preserve perfect record

England made it nine consecutive wins in Group E of the 2016 UEFA European Championship qualifiers after comfortably defeating Estonia 2-0 inside Wembley Stadium last night. The Three Lions, who have already qualified for next summer’s finals in France after last month’s victory over Switzerland, maintained their ruthless streak on their return to the national stadium thanks to goals in either half from Theo Walcott and Raheem...

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Top 5: Players that have scored 5 goals in one game
Oct09

Top 5: Players that have scored 5 goals in one game

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero made the headlines last weekend as he scored five times in 20 minutes against Newcastle at the Etihad. Spectacular though it is to score five times in one match, this is a feat that a whole host of players have achieved and, in fact, Aguero becomes the fifth player to score five goals in a Premier League match. This has not just been achieved in England either; players from all over the globe have...

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