Euro 2016 Draw: England to play Wales in France
Dec13

Euro 2016 Draw: England to play Wales in France

England will face Wales at next summer’s European Championship in France after the two home nations were drawn together in Group B. The Three Lions, who won all of their 10 qualifying games, take on the Dragons, who are appearing in their first major championship since 1958. Five days before their clash on June 16 in Lens, Roy Hodgson’s side face Russia, while Wales play Slovakia in their group openers. Northern Ireland will play...

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Arsenal’s International Player of the Week
Nov19

Arsenal’s International Player of the Week

Name: Santi Cazorla Country: Spain Position: Midfielder A number of Arsenal players didn’t feature too much during the international break, but if one of the senior players stood out, it was Santi Cazorla. The Spaniard came on to replace Bayern Munich’s Thiago on 27 minutes in the 2-0 win over England on Friday night, and scored his team’s second goal, slotting a cool finish into Joe Hart’s bottom corner. The...

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Preview & Prediction: Spain vs England
Nov13

Preview & Prediction: Spain vs England

Having breezed through their European Championship qualifying group with a perfect ten out of ten wins; England face a much tougher test in the form of defending champions Spain when the two nations come face-to-face in Alicante tonight. It has been an impressive 17 months since Roy Hodgson’s side last tasted defeat; harking back to the Three Lions’ woeful 2014 World Cup campaign in Brazil, but Friday’s international...

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Head-to-Head: Gerard Pique (Spain) vs Harry Kane (England)
Nov13

Head-to-Head: Gerard Pique (Spain) vs Harry Kane (England)

England travel to face the European Championship holders, Spain, in a friendly Alicante on Friday night as they start to gear up for Euro 2016 in France next summer. Three Lions manager Roy Hodgson has already indicated that he will look to experiment in the match, with captain Wayne Rooney having to settle for a place on the substitutes’ bench. That gives an opportunity to one of the other strikers in the squad, and it looks as...

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Shoot’s England XI versus Spain – Barkley or Rooney at number 10?
Nov12

Shoot’s England XI versus Spain – Barkley or Rooney at number 10?

Having breezed through their European Championship qualifying group with a perfect ten out of ten wins; England face a much tougher test in the form of defending champions Spain when the two nations clash in Alicante on Friday night. It has been an impressive 17 months since Roy Hodgson’s side last tasted defeat; harking back to the Three Lions’ woeful 2014 World Cup campaign in Brazil, but tomorrow night’s...

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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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