Hugo Lloris becomes fourth goalkeeper to captain World Cup winners
After a stunning month of football in Russia, France skipper Hugo Lloris became the fourth goalkeeper to captain the World Cup winners. The Tottenham Hotspur stopper lifted the famous trophy in Moscow following Les Bleues’ 4-2 victory over Croatia, claiming a second World Cup win for the French. It... 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
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
Roy Hodgson’s proudest moment of 2015: Leading England against France at Wembley
With a record of played ten, won seven, drawn two and lost just one, Roy Hodgson can look back at 2015 with satisfaction. The England manager guided his team to Euro 2016 with a perfect record and has seen a solid pool of 33 players perform with consistency. But... Read more