EURO 2024

Belgium keep injuries under wraps ahead of Slovakia clash

Sat, 15 Jun 2024 - 01:36 GMT

Belgium remained tight-lipped over their injury woes in defence but let slip the fact that Axel Witsel had returned to individual training ahead of their European Championship Group E opener against Slovakia in Frankfurt on Monday.

England's Stones says he is fit for Euro after toe injury fears

Sat, 15 Jun 2024 - 08:10 GMT

Defender John Stones admitted he feared he had broken his toe in England's final warm-up game for the European Championship last week, but the Manchester City player said he is fit for their opener against Serbia on Sunday.

Nagelsmann hails Germany's confident first step and team unity

Sat, 15 Jun 2024 - 08:05 GMT

Germany coach Julian Nagelsmann praised his tight-knit Germany team for an utterly dominant display in their 5-1 victory over 10-man Scotland in the Euro 2024 opener, saying he did not want to single out individuals but focus on their joint success.

Danes Eriksen and Hojlund can shine together despite United struggles - Wieghorst

Fri, 14 Jun 2024 - 11:10 GMT

The Danish duo of Christian Eriksen and Rasmus Hojlund will show the benefits of playing together for Manchester United at Euro 2024 despite plenty of turbulence at the Premier League club this past season, according to assistant coach Morten Wieghorst.

Germany can beat pressure and Scotland in Euro 2024 opener says Nagelsmann

Fri, 14 Jun 2024 - 09:24 GMT

Germany coach Julian Nagelsmann said Scotland are a dangerous team who will aim to take advantage of the pressure the hosts are under when they meet in Friday's Euro 2024 opener, but he sees self belief in his players and hunger for success.

Spain and Croatia brace for another battle in their Euro 2024 opener

Fri, 14 Jun 2024 - 09:18 GMT

Spain and Croatia begin their Euro 2024 campaigns on Saturday with a rematch of last year's nervy UEFA Nations League final as they kick off the action in Group B, which also includes European champions Italy and surprise package Albania.

Dutch defender De Ligt feels side could go far at Euro 2024

Thu, 13 Jun 2024 - 11:57 GMT

Netherlands defender Matthijs de Ligt believes they could go far at the European Championship, even if they are lacking a standout star after Frenkie de Jong was forced out by injury.

Nagelsmann to wait before announcing Germany squad but decision taken

Fri, 07 Jun 2024 - 03:23 GMT

Germany coach Julian Nagelsmann has decided which player he will cut from his 27-man preliminary squad for Euro 2024 but he will not announce it until after their final warmup game against Greece on Friday.

England name attacking squad as Maguire, Grealish miss out

Fri, 07 Jun 2024 - 03:17 GMT

Harry Maguire and Jack Grealish were the high-profile omissions as England manager Gareth Southgate named a European Championship squad on Thursday packed with attacking talent but short of defensive experience.

Maddison cut from England's Euro 2024 squad - reports

Thu, 06 Jun 2024 - 10:42 GMT

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder James Maddison will not be included in Gareth Southgate's final 26-man England squad for Euro 2024 and has left the training camp, British media reported on Wednesday.

Italy's Spalletti shrugs off loss of Acerbi from Euro squad

Sat, 01 Jun 2024 - 06:50 GMT

The 36-year-old Inter Milan defender pulled out of Spalletti's 30-man preliminary squad on Thursday with groin pain.

Defence wins championships, says Griezmann ahead of Euro 2024

Fri, 31 May 2024 - 02:33 GMT

France will look to Antoine Griezmann for goals at Euro 2024 this summer but the Atletico Madrid forward says their chances of success in Germany will depend on how tight they keep things at the back.

Kante makes surprise return to France Euro squad

Fri, 17 May 2024 - 09:04 GMT

N'Golo Kante made a surprise return to the French national team after a two-year absence as head coach Didier Deschamps unveiled his 25-man squad for the European Championship on Thursday, with France captain Kylian Mbappe leading the way.

Injured De Jong named in preliminary Dutch squad for Euro 2024

Fri, 17 May 2024 - 08:59 GMT

De Jong has not played for Barcelona in almost a month due to an ankle injury but will be given time to prove his fitness, while Saudi Arabia-based Wijnaldum, 33, made a return to the national team in March following a nine-month absence.

UEFA agree to increase squad size for Euro 2024

Sat, 04 May 2024 - 10:08 GMT

UEFA have agreed to increase squad sizes from 23 to 26 players for the Euro 2024 tournament in Germany, European football's governing body said on Friday.

Midfielder Maddison pulls out of England's Euro 2024 qualifiers with injury

Fri, 10 Nov 2023 - 11:55 GMT

Midfielder James Maddison has withdrawn from England's forthcoming Euro 2024 qualifiers against Malta and North Macedonia due to an ankle injury, his club Tottenham Hotspur confirmed on Friday.

Unfamiliar England beat Australia 1-0 with Watkins winner

Sat, 14 Oct 2023 - 08:17 GMT

England's Ollie Watkins marked his international return with a second-half winner as Gareth Southgate's experimental side laboured to a 1-0 friendly win against Australia at a wet Wembley Stadium on Friday.

Mbappe shines as France qualify for Euros with Portugal and Belgium

Sat, 14 Oct 2023 - 08:10 GMT

France's Kylian Mbappe rediscovered his touch in spectacular fashion as he grabbed a double to lead his side to a 2-1 away win against an injury-ravaged Netherlands and early qualification for Euro 2024 on Friday.

Clarke keen to move on from Scots' VAR pain in Spain

Fri, 13 Oct 2023 - 11:53 GMT

Scotland coach Steve Clarke said there is no point prolonging the debate about the controversial VAR decision that denied his side a goal in Thursday's 2-0 defeat by Spain in their Euro 2024 qualifier.

Nagelsmann named Germany coach ahead of Euro 2024

Sat, 23 Sep 2023 - 08:53 GMT

The 36-year-old Nagelsmann, the second youngest national team coach in their history, signed a contract until the end of July 2024. His assistants will be Sandro Wagner and Benjamin Glueck.