Most successful English football managers
Big Sam is now the new England manager, the 17th – including caretakers – since Walter Winterbottom, so we take a look at the most successful English football managers in recent English club football history. Sam Allardyce is yet to win one of the major honours English clubs challenge for, but is not... Read more
History Lesson: England won Le Tournoi
The Three Lions lost 1-0 against Brazil in their last appearance at the Parc des Princes in Paris, but England won Le Tournoi du France nonetheless. On This Day – 10 June 1997 Brazil 1-0 England Le Tournoi du France Parc des Princes, Paris Wins over Italy and hosts France... Read more
England’s Euro Finals Record
England are about to embark on their ninth European Championship and are yet to win a knockout game in normal time. Here we look back on England’s Euro Finals Record… The first European Championship tournament was held in France in 1960, but England did not participate and though they... Read more
Essential England Euro 2016 playlist
It’s the eve of Euro 2016 and the excitement is building, so what better way to prepare for the Three Lions’ latest attempt to end 50 years of hurt than to listen to our Essential England Euro 2016 playlist? Down the years there have been some cracking songs celebrating... Read more
Euro 2016 Venues: The ten stadiums
Ten venues will play host to games at Euro 2016 – four in the north of France and six in the south. The Final will be played at the Stade de France on Sunday 10 July. Here’s our brief guide to each of the Euro 2016 Venues to be used this summer,... Read more
Download our Euro 2016 Fixtures Planner
The UEFA European Championship is about to kick off as 24 of Europe’s top footballing nations arrive on French soil all aiming for a place in the Final on Sunday 10 July. To make things easy so you can plan your diary so you don’t miss a kick, here’s our... Read more
History Lesson: Danny Welbeck scores his first England goal
England flew off to the Euro 2012 finals in confident mood after Danny Welbeck scores his first England goal in a 1-0 win over Belgium at Wembley on this day four years ago. On This Day – 2 June 2012 England 1 – 0 Belgium Friendly Wembley Stadium, London... Read more
History Lesson: Steve Bull scores on England debut
On this day in 1989, Steve Bull scores on England debut to help the Three Lions beat Scotland at Hampden Park in the last ever Rous Cup match… On This Day – 27 May 1989 Scotland 0 – 2 England Rous Cup Hampden Park, Glasgow England travelled to Hampden... Read more
England squad average age younger under Roy
There was no doubt Roy Hodgson was looking to the future when he picked the 26-man provisional Three Lions squad he has been running the rule over during the last week or so. Ever since he took the reins in 2012, just before the last Euros, he has been... Read more
History Lesson: Mario Kempes scores Wembley brace
On this day in 1974 legendary striker Mario Kempes scores Wembley brace as Argentina come from 2-0 down to draw with England in World Cup warm-up. England 2-2 Argentina Friendly Wembley Stadium, London 22 May 1974 Argentina came to Wembley for their first game since the infamous clash in... Read more