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France hope to end run of defeats against depleted Germany

France hope to end run of defeats against depleted Germany

Will France hold firm against the mighty German side? Or will Germany sweep the hosts aside? Plus kick-off times, match facts, latest odds, team news and quotes ahead of Thursday's big match.

Can the Dragon keep roaring

Can the Dragon keep roaring

Can Wales continue their stunning run at Euro 2016? Will Portugal finally produce the display their superstars are capable of? Plus kick-off times, match facts, latest odds, team news and quotes ahead of Wednesday'a barnstorming match.

Euro 2016 hosts France thrash Iceland to set up Germany semifinal

Euro 2016 hosts France thrash Iceland to set up Germany semifinal

France progressed to the Euro 2016 semifinals as they brought an end to Iceland's remarkable tournament with a comprehensive victory at the Stade de France.

Germany outlast Italy on penalties to reach Euro 2016 semifinals

Germany outlast Italy on penalties to reach Euro 2016 semifinals

Germany triumphed 6-5 over Italy in a wild, nine-round penalty shootout to advance to the semifinals at Euro 2016 after the game ended 1-1 after extra time.

Wales shock Belgium to reach semifinals at Euro 2016

Wales shock Belgium to reach semifinals at Euro 2016

Wales rallied from an early deficit to defeat Belgium 3-1 and advance to the semifinals in their first European Championship.

Portugal prevail on penalties vs. tired Poland to reach Euro 2016 semifinals

Portugal prevail on penalties vs. tired Poland to reach Euro 2016 semifinals

Portugal defeated Poland 5-3 on penalties to reach the semifinals of Euro 2016 after the teams finished extra time level at 1-1.

Roy Hodgson resigns as England manager after Euro 2016 exit

Roy Hodgson resigns as England manager after Euro 2016 exit

Roy Hodgson has resigned as England manager following the 2-1 Euro 2016 round of 16 defeat to Iceland.

England crash out after Iceland humbling

England crash out after Iceland humbling

Iceland completed a famous 2-1 round of 16 victory over England in Nice. Wayne Rooney gave England a lead with a penalty but Ragnar Sigurdsson and Kolbeinn Sigthorsson put Iceland into the quarterfinals.

Chiellini and Pelle strike to sink Spain and send Italy into quarter-finals

Chiellini and Pelle strike to sink Spain and send Italy into quarter-finals

Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pelle goals gave Italy a 2-0 round of 16 victory over European champions Spain at the Stade de France.

Eden Hazard shines as Belgium hit four past Hungary

Eden Hazard shines as Belgium hit four past Hungary

Belgium set up a quarterfinal date with Wales by beating Hungary 4-0 in the round of 16 at Euro 2016.

Germany thrash Slovakia to storm into quarter-finals

Germany thrash Slovakia to storm into quarter-finals

Julian Draxler scored one and made another as Germany eased into the quarterfinals of Euro 2016 with a 3-0 win over Slovakia.

Antoine Griezmann double seals France win against Rep of Ireland

Antoine Griezmann double seals France win against Rep of Ireland

A quick-fire second-half double from Antoine Griezmann gave France a 2-1 Euro 2016 round-of-16 win against Republic of Ireland in Lyon.

Portugal beat Croatia with Ricardo Quaresma goal in extra time

Portugal beat Croatia with Ricardo Quaresma goal in extra time

Ricardo Quaresma scored in extra time as Portugal defeated Croatia 1-0 to advance to the quarterfinals at Euro 2016.

Wales into last eight after heartbreaking own goal for Northern Ireland

Wales into last eight after heartbreaking own goal for Northern Ireland

Wales made the last eight of Euro 2016 as an own goal from Northern Ireland's Gareth McAuley settled a tense game in Paris.

Poland beat Switzerland on penalties as Shaqiri stunner forces extra time

Poland beat Switzerland on penalties as Shaqiri stunner forces extra time

Poland beat Switzerland on penalties to reach the Euro 2016 quarter finals after Xherdan Shaqiri's spectacular overhead kick had cancelled out Jakub Blaszczykowski's first-half strike and taken the first game of the knockout stage to extra time.

Republic of Ireland beat Italy to reach round of 16

Republic of Ireland beat Italy to reach round of 16

Republic of Ireland scored in the 85th minute to secure a 1-0 victory over Italy and book a round-of-16 meeting with Euro 2016 hosts France.

Belgium send Sweden and Zlatan Ibrahimovic packing from Euro 2016

Belgium send Sweden and Zlatan Ibrahimovic packing from Euro 2016

Radja Nainggolan scored a late goal to give Belgium a 1-0 win versus Sweden to send Zlatan Ibrahimovic's team home from Euro 2016 and secure second spot for Marc Wilmots' team in Group E.

Cristiano Ronaldo stars as Portugal progress with Hungary draw

Cristiano Ronaldo stars as Portugal progress with Hungary draw

Cristiano Ronaldo produced a stunning performance to keep Portugal in Euro 2016 with a 3-3 draw against Hungary in Lyon.

Iceland grab last-gasp winner against Austria, set up England clash

Iceland grab last-gasp winner against Austria, set up England clash

Tournament debutants Iceland beat Austria 2-1 to finish second in Group F on Wednesday - a result that sees Austria finish bottom.

Ivan Perisic's late goal helps Croatia stun Spain, win group

Ivan Perisic's late goal helps Croatia stun Spain, win group

Ivan Perisic's late goal helped Croatia stun Spain 2-1 and tip their opponents to the top spot in Euro 2016 Group D on Tuesday.

Turkey beat Czech Republic to keep Euro 2016 hopes alive

Turkey beat Czech Republic to keep Euro 2016 hopes alive

Turkey beat Czech Republic 2-0 in Lens to keep alive their hopes of a place in the round of 16 at Euro 2016.

Blaszczykowski winner seals Poland progress to last 16

Blaszczykowski winner seals Poland progress to last 16

Jakub Blaszczykowski struck the winner as Poland secured second place in Group C and a last-16 meeting against Switzerland with a 1-0 win over Ukraine at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille.

Germany edge past Northern Ireland to win Group C

Germany edge past Northern Ireland to win Group C

After a few chances, Germany finally scored against Northern Ireland in Group C. Thomas Muller hit the post before his assist to Mario Gomez made it 1-0.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to retire from international football after finals

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to retire from international football after finals

Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic said on Tuesday that he would retire from international football at the end of Euro 2016.

Gareth Bale and Wales control Russia to finish top of Group B

Gareth Bale and Wales control Russia to finish top of Group B

Gareth Bale's third goal at Euro 2016 helped Wales cruise into the knockout stage as Group B winners with a dominant 3-0 win over Russia on Monday.

England finish second in Group B after Slovakia stalemate

England finish second in Group B after Slovakia stalemate

England had to settle for second place in Group B as they were held to a goalless draw by Slovakia in Saint-Etienne.

England v Slovakia preview

England v Slovakia preview

Daniel Sturridge's injury-time goal against Wales in Lens has given England a vastly improved outlook ahead of their final Group B fixture, with Roy Hodgson's side knowing that a draw against Slovakia will be sufficient to see them through.

Rooney calls for Hodgson deal

Rooney calls for Hodgson deal

Wayne Rooney claims England's players want Roy Hodgson to remain as manager and called on the Football Association to offer him a new deal.

Progress means everything to Bale

Progress means everything to Bale

Wales superstar Gareth Bale says it would 'mean everything' to he and his team-mates to make it past the group stages of the European Championships.

Switzerland follow France through to last 16 after drab draw

Switzerland follow France through to last 16 after drab draw

France and Switzerland finished first and second respectively in Group A after a goalless draw in Lille on Sunday.

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England land Belgium, Tunisia and Panama in 2018 World Cup draw
World Cup draw

England land Belgium, Tunisia and Panama in 2018 World Cup draw

England have been drawn to face Belgium, Tunisia and Panama in the group stage of the 2018 World Cup.

Portugal snatch Euro 2016 triumph as Eder stuns France
Portugal 1 - 0 France

Portugal snatch Euro 2016 triumph as Eder stuns France

Portugal recovered from the loss of Cristiano Ronaldo to a knee injury to beat France 1-0 in extra time and win the European Championship.

France topple Germany to reach Euro 2016 final
France 2 - 0 Germany

France topple Germany to reach Euro 2016 final

France booked a Euro 2016 final showdown with Portugal after an Antoine Griezmann brace inspired them to a 2-0 win over Germany in Marseille.

Portugal reach Euro 2016 final as Ronaldo and Nani see off Wales
Portugal 2 - 0 Wales

Portugal reach Euro 2016 final as Ronaldo and Nani see off Wales

Two goals in three second-half minutes from Cristiano Ronaldo and Nani booked Portugal's place in the final of Euro 2016 as Wales were beaten in their first-ever major tournament semifinal.

France hope to end run of defeats against depleted Germany
Germany v France preview

France hope to end run of defeats against depleted Germany

Will France hold firm against the mighty German side? Or will Germany sweep the hosts aside? Plus kick-off times, match facts, latest odds, team news and quotes ahead of Thursday's big match.

Can the Dragon keep roaring
Wales v Portugal preview

Can the Dragon keep roaring

Can Wales continue their stunning run at Euro 2016? Will Portugal finally produce the display their superstars are capable of? Plus kick-off times, match facts, latest odds, team news and quotes ahead of Wednesday'a barnstorming match.

Euro 2016 hosts France thrash Iceland to set up Germany semifinal
France 5 - 2 Iceland

Euro 2016 hosts France thrash Iceland to set up Germany semifinal

France progressed to the Euro 2016 semifinals as they brought an end to Iceland's remarkable tournament with a comprehensive victory at the Stade de France.

Germany outlast Italy on penalties to reach Euro 2016 semifinals
Germany 1 - 1 (6-5) Italy

Germany outlast Italy on penalties to reach Euro 2016 semifinals

Germany triumphed 6-5 over Italy in a wild, nine-round penalty shootout to advance to the semifinals at Euro 2016 after the game ended 1-1 after extra time.

Wales shock Belgium to reach semifinals at Euro 2016
Wales 3 - 1 Belgium

Wales shock Belgium to reach semifinals at Euro 2016

Wales rallied from an early deficit to defeat Belgium 3-1 and advance to the semifinals in their first European Championship.

Portugal prevail on penalties vs. tired Poland to reach Euro 2016 semifinals

Portugal prevail on penalties vs. tired Poland to reach Euro 2016 semifinals

Portugal defeated Poland 5-3 on penalties to reach the semifinals of Euro 2016 after the teams finished extra time level at 1-1.

Roy Hodgson resigns as England manager after Euro 2016 exit
EURO 2016 news

Roy Hodgson resigns as England manager after Euro 2016 exit

Roy Hodgson has resigned as England manager following the 2-1 Euro 2016 round of 16 defeat to Iceland.

England crash out after Iceland humbling
England 1 - 2 Iceland

England crash out after Iceland humbling

Iceland completed a famous 2-1 round of 16 victory over England in Nice. Wayne Rooney gave England a lead with a penalty but Ragnar Sigurdsson and Kolbeinn Sigthorsson put Iceland into the quarterfinals.

Chiellini and Pelle strike to sink Spain and send Italy into quarter-finals
Italy 2 - 0 Spain

Chiellini and Pelle strike to sink Spain and send Italy into quarter-finals

Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pelle goals gave Italy a 2-0 round of 16 victory over European champions Spain at the Stade de France.

Eden Hazard shines as Belgium hit four past Hungary
Hungary 0 - 4 Belgium

Eden Hazard shines as Belgium hit four past Hungary

Belgium set up a quarterfinal date with Wales by beating Hungary 4-0 in the round of 16 at Euro 2016.

Germany thrash Slovakia to storm into quarter-finals
Germany 3 - 0 Slovakia

Germany thrash Slovakia to storm into quarter-finals

Julian Draxler scored one and made another as Germany eased into the quarterfinals of Euro 2016 with a 3-0 win over Slovakia.

Antoine Griezmann double seals France win against Rep of Ireland
France 2 - 1 Rep of Ireland

Antoine Griezmann double seals France win against Rep of Ireland

A quick-fire second-half double from Antoine Griezmann gave France a 2-1 Euro 2016 round-of-16 win against Republic of Ireland in Lyon.

Portugal beat Croatia with Ricardo Quaresma goal in extra time
Croatia 0 - 1 (AET) Portugal

Portugal beat Croatia with Ricardo Quaresma goal in extra time

Ricardo Quaresma scored in extra time as Portugal defeated Croatia 1-0 to advance to the quarterfinals at Euro 2016.

Wales into last eight after heartbreaking own goal for Northern Ireland
Wales 1 - 0 Northern Ireland

Wales into last eight after heartbreaking own goal for Northern Ireland

Wales made the last eight of Euro 2016 as an own goal from Northern Ireland's Gareth McAuley settled a tense game in Paris.

Poland beat Switzerland on penalties as Shaqiri stunner forces extra time
Switzerland - Poland

Poland beat Switzerland on penalties as Shaqiri stunner forces extra time

Poland beat Switzerland on penalties to reach the Euro 2016 quarter finals after Xherdan Shaqiri's spectacular overhead kick had cancelled out Jakub Blaszczykowski's first-half strike and taken the first game of the knockout stage to extra time.

Republic of Ireland beat Italy to reach round of 16
Italy 0 - 1 Republic of Ireland

Republic of Ireland beat Italy to reach round of 16

Republic of Ireland scored in the 85th minute to secure a 1-0 victory over Italy and book a round-of-16 meeting with Euro 2016 hosts France.

Belgium send Sweden and Zlatan Ibrahimovic packing from Euro 2016
Sweden 0 - 1 Belgium

Belgium send Sweden and Zlatan Ibrahimovic packing from Euro 2016

Radja Nainggolan scored a late goal to give Belgium a 1-0 win versus Sweden to send Zlatan Ibrahimovic's team home from Euro 2016 and secure second spot for Marc Wilmots' team in Group E.

Cristiano Ronaldo stars as Portugal progress with Hungary draw
Hungary 3 - 3 Portugal

Cristiano Ronaldo stars as Portugal progress with Hungary draw

Cristiano Ronaldo produced a stunning performance to keep Portugal in Euro 2016 with a 3-3 draw against Hungary in Lyon.

Iceland grab last-gasp winner against Austria, set up England clash
Iceland 2 - 1 Austria

Iceland grab last-gasp winner against Austria, set up England clash

Tournament debutants Iceland beat Austria 2-1 to finish second in Group F on Wednesday - a result that sees Austria finish bottom.

Ivan Perisic's late goal helps Croatia stun Spain, win group
Croatia 2 - 1 Spain

Ivan Perisic's late goal helps Croatia stun Spain, win group

Ivan Perisic's late goal helped Croatia stun Spain 2-1 and tip their opponents to the top spot in Euro 2016 Group D on Tuesday.

Turkey beat Czech Republic to keep Euro 2016 hopes alive
Czech Republic 0-2 Turkey

Turkey beat Czech Republic to keep Euro 2016 hopes alive

Turkey beat Czech Republic 2-0 in Lens to keep alive their hopes of a place in the round of 16 at Euro 2016.

Blaszczykowski winner seals Poland progress to last 16
Ukraine 0 - 1 Poland

Blaszczykowski winner seals Poland progress to last 16

Jakub Blaszczykowski struck the winner as Poland secured second place in Group C and a last-16 meeting against Switzerland with a 1-0 win over Ukraine at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille.

Germany edge past Northern Ireland to win Group C
Northern Ireland 0 - 1 Germany

Germany edge past Northern Ireland to win Group C

After a few chances, Germany finally scored against Northern Ireland in Group C. Thomas Muller hit the post before his assist to Mario Gomez made it 1-0.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to retire from international football after finals
Sweeden news

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to retire from international football after finals

Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic said on Tuesday that he would retire from international football at the end of Euro 2016.

Gareth Bale and Wales control Russia to finish top of Group B
Russia 0 - 3 Wales

Gareth Bale and Wales control Russia to finish top of Group B

Gareth Bale's third goal at Euro 2016 helped Wales cruise into the knockout stage as Group B winners with a dominant 3-0 win over Russia on Monday.

England finish second in Group B after Slovakia stalemate
England 0 - 0 Slovakia

England finish second in Group B after Slovakia stalemate

England had to settle for second place in Group B as they were held to a goalless draw by Slovakia in Saint-Etienne.