PARIS, FRANCE – JUNE 10: Paul Pogba of France lines up for the national anthem prior to the UEFA Euro 2016 Group A match between France and Romania at Stade de France on June 10, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Day six at Euro 2016 sees Slovakia go to the top of Group B while France wins it late

Day six at Euro 2016 saw Slovakia score a big 2-1 win over Russia to put themselves even with Wales at the top of Group B, and leave Russia in serious trouble. Switzerland were unimpressive once again but did enough to get a draw with Romania which puts them at four points. That should certainly […]

PARIS, FRANCE – JUNE 15: Admir Mehmedi of Switzerland celebrates after scoring his sides first goal during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group A match between Romania and Switzerland at Parc des Princes on June 15, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Watch: Admir Mehmedi scores stunning equalizer for Switzerland

Through one and a half games Switzerland were one of the least impressive teams at Euro 2016 in France. They were outplayed in their first match against a 10 men Albania side, and it’s very easy to say they would not have gotten all three points had Albania had 11 men the whole match. To […]

BORDEAUX, FRANCE – JUNE 11: Gareth Bale (R) of Wales celebrates his team’s win with his team mate Chris Gunter (L) after the UEFA EURO 2016 Group B match between Wales and Slovakia at Stade Matmut Atlantique on June 11, 2016 in Bordeaux, France. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Day 2 of Euro 2016 has great football, marred by violence inside and out of stadiums

In what was a fantastic showing of world-class football in Day 2 of the European Championship, sadly the headlines belonged to the violence in Bordeaux. We take a look at the beautiful game, and the ugly side of it with hooliganism running rampant in France in what was Day 2 of Euro 2016. 1) Biggest […]

MONTREAL, QC – JUNE 21: Lee Geummin #23 of Korea Republic and Marie Laure Delie #18 of France battle for position during the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Round of 16 match at Olympic Stadium on June 21, 2015 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. France defeated Korea Republic 3-0. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

2015 Women’s World Cup Recap: Round of 16 – Day 2

The second day of the round of 16 of the 2015 Women’s World Cup has now ended and the quarter-finals are starting to take shape as three games took place today and there was a major upset that is sure to shake the women’s footballing world and the host’s magical run continues. So let us […]

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY – JULY 17: Ayumi Kaihori of Japan celebrates after saving a penalty during the FIFA Women’s World Cup Final match between Japan and USA at the FIFA World Cup stadium Frankfurt on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images)

2015 Women’s World Cup: Group C Preview

(Throughout the week, we will go through every group and let you know what to look for and what to expect in the Women’s World Cup) On the third day of the tournament the reigning champions, Japan, will take to the artificial turf of BC Place in Vancouver to defend their first FIFA Women’s World […]

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND – MARCH 31: Roman Buerki of Switzerland fails to stop a freekick by Brek Shea of the USA (not pictured) as he scores the opening goal during the international friendly match between Switzerland and the United States at Stadium Letzigrund on March 31, 2015 in Zurich, Switzerland. (Photo by Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images)

USMNT avoid late collapse, salvage 1-1 tie in Switzerland

A very familiar theme is developing for this version of the United States men’s national team — score first, hunker down…make a mental mistake and give up a road lead in Europe. It happened against Denmark last week to cost the USMNT a chance at victory and the same pattern happened again on Tuesday in […]

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2014 World Cup: Group E Preview

We are now just 5 days from the start of the 2014 World Cup. It’s so close now that you better have your watch parties set up and your jerseys and scarves clean and ready to go. With that in mind, it’s time to start breaking down the action that will happen on fields across […]