So long, farewell, auf wiedersehen, goodbye!

Following the violence between fans in both the buildup and aftermath of their match in Marseilles, Uefa have warned both England and Russia could face disqualification from the Euros tournament. The FA’s chief executive, Martin Glenn, has asked the English supporters to be on their best behaviour. Violent scenes like those witnessed over the weekend in…

Welsh fly, English foiled, but the tear gas makes us all cry.

A stunning goal from Gareth Bale gave Wales the lead in their match against Slovakia, yesterday. After being deprived of a penalty when Martin Skrtel elbowed Johnny Williams in the box, the Welsh were tested when Slovakia equalised, but Hal Robson-Canu found the net once more proving that Wales are more than just a one-man…

Saint Dimitri

In last night’s inaugural match of the Euros 2016, Dimitri Payet demonstrated what West Ham United fans have witnessed all season, that is he is a world class player. His dazzling form caught the attention of French manager, Didier Deschamps, whose faith in Payet was amply repaid last night, with his stand out performance in…

Rooney Levels with Lineker

In last night’s 2016 Euros qualifier, Wayne Rooney scored a late goal to clinch victory for England over Slovenia. Earlier in the game, defensive errors gifted Novakovic a strike on target, but Wilshere went on to score two sensational goals – his first in an England shirt, and England equalised, before taking the lead. Another…

Bale fires Wales to Victory

In a classic David and Goliath struggle, Wales defeated Belgium at the Cardiff City Stadium yesterday, in the qualifiers for the Euros 2016. Belgium, who were unbeaten since the 2014 World Cup, dominated play but were frustrated by the resilient Welsh defence. In the 25th minute Gareth Bale was able to capitalise on a mistake…

England score all the goals!

Roy Hodgson’s England squad notched up another win last night in the Euro 2016 qualifiers. However, their 100% record in the competition thus far looked under threat against underdogs Slovenia, when their first shot on target was Jordan Henderson’s own goal in the 57th minute. Luckily, this seems to have woken up the England team,…

Oh Danny boy, the Mancs, the Mancs are crying….

After limping out of the World Cup at the group stage, Roy Hodgson’s England side needed a positive result against Switzerland in last night’s match. It was the first of their qualifiers for Euro 2016, and after a couple of close calls saved by Joe Hart, England won 2:0 thanks to a brace of goals…

England won. No-one saw.

Last night, England beat Norway 1-0 at Wembley. The match was the first one played by England since they were knocked out of the World Cup in the group stages. It was a friendly, but the last international before the start of the Euro 2016 qualifiers. It was notable for attracting the poorest crowd turnout…