Category Archives: Footy News

England Advance To Euro 2020 Final

LONDON: Harry Kane’s extra-time goal gave England a 2-1 win over Denmark just moments ago and took them to the Euro 2020 final to face Italy. It was the first major tournament final for England since the 1966 World Cup. Kane exploded after Kasper Schmeichel saved his controversial penalty awarded in the 104th minute in… Read More »

Experience Takes England To Semi-finals

ROME: Harry Kane believes England’s better experience at the big tournament helped the team achieve success after scoring twice in a match that saw them thrash Ukraine 4-0 to advance to the Euro 2020 semi-finals. Gareth Southgate’s men also have a history of advancing to the top four of the 2018 World Cup, but lost… Read More »

Kane: Time For Me To Prove It

LONDON: Harry Kane has risen to brush off criticism of his performance in Euro 2020 by insisting he deserves to be in the England squad. The England striker’s quality of play remains in question despite scoring his first goal of the tournament as The Three Lions beat Germany 2-0 in the last 16. England manager… Read More »

Euro 2020: Chiesa, Pessina Take Italy To Quarterfinal

Federico Chiesa and Matteo Pessina scored in extra time as Italy beat Austria 2-1 to advance to the quarter-finals of Euro 2020. The win set a new record after extending the win to 31 matches, surpassing the 30 -match streak when Italy were under Vittorio Pozzo between 1935 and 1939. Marko Arnautovic saw VAR’s undeniable… Read More »

Copa: Brazil Scores Winning Goal In The 100th Minute

Defending champions Brazil confirmed the top spot in Group B in a dramatic way after beating Colombia 2-1 in the controversial Copa America match in Rio de Janeriro today. Colombia were clearly unhappy when Roberto Firmino’s 78th-minute equalizer came after the ball hit referee Nestor Pitana-who allowed the match to continue without stopping him for… Read More »

Hamann: Ronaldo Is ‘Stupid’ For Showing Off

MUNICH: Former Germany player Dietmar Hamann labeled Cristiano Ronaldo as ‘stupid’ after the Portuguese captain showed his skills in the defeat at the hands of Germany, yesterday. The Juventus star scored his third goal at Euro 2020 and acted with confidence after scoring Portugal’s opening goal in the first half, before losing. Before Germany equalized,… Read More »

EURO: Belgium Advance To Group 16

COPENHAGEN: Kevin De Bruyne scored the winning goal as Belgium beat Denmark 2-1 in Copenhagen just moments ago to advance to the Euro 2020 knockout stages. The match also saw players and supporters at Parken Stadium show support for Christian Eriksen. Yussuf Poulsen gave the hosts an early goal in the second minute but De… Read More »

Spain Failed To Score 3 Points

SEVILLE: Spain opened their European Championship campaign this time around with disappointment when tied Sweden without a goal despite dominating almost the entire game. Luis Enrique’s men dominated most of the match which saw Sweden only able to hold on, but they failed to capitalize on a series of attacks to score. The best chance… Read More »

Germany’s Toni Kroos Wants To Shut The Critics

HERZOGENAURACH, GERMANY: Toni Kroos wants to silence critics who doubt Germany’s ability when it comes down to the inaugural Euro 2020 match against France, early on Wednesday morning. Apart from France, Germany is also scheduled to face defending champions Portugal and Hungary in Group F in Munich which is labeled as a ‘deadly group’. Kroos… Read More »

Deschamps: No Plans To Leave France After 2022

Didier Deschamps said he was ready to retain his position as France’s head coach by the expiration date of his contract next year. Deschamps guided France to a European Championship final and won the World Cup during his nine years in charge of the Les Bleus squad. He is also the third individual – after… Read More »