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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
‘There are more Jamie Vardys in non-league’
Jamie Vardy has already got his hands on a Premier League winners’ medal and the Football Writers Association Player of the Year award, and on Sunday could also claim the top flight’s golden boot. All this just four years after the Yorkshireman had helped Fleetwood Town to win the Conference... Read more
England face Portugal at Toulon Tournament
England Under-21s will meet Portugal, Guinea, Paraguay and Japan in the 2016 Toulon Tournament at the end of May. Gareth Southgate’s team go head to head with Portugal in their opener on Thursday 19 May before taking on Guinea in Aubagne four days later. Their Toulon Tournament campaign continues against... Read more
Steven Gerrard scores against Salt Lake
He may have missed an early penalty, but watch as Steven Gerrard scores against Salt Lake to help LA Galaxy to a 5-2 MLS victory. Gerrard, the former Liverpool and England skipper, popped up in stoppage time on Saturday to glide through the Real Salt Lake defence and slot... Read more