European Championship

Only Messi deserves Ballon d'Or

German football idol Lothar Matthaus has thrown his weight behind Lionel Messi to win the 2015 Ballon d'Or, insisting that no-one else merits the award.

November 17, 2015
November 17, 2015

Belgium-Spain friendly cancelled due to security concerns

Football friendly between Belgium and Spain scheduled for Tuesday in Brussels has been cancelled on the recommendation of the national crisis centre following the Islamist attacks in Paris.

October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015

Only Messi deserves Ballon d'Or

German football idol Lothar Matthaus has thrown his weight behind Lionel Messi to win the 2015 Ballon d'Or, insisting that no-one else merits the award.

October 14, 2015
October 14, 2015

Dutch dismay at missing Euro 2016

The Netherlands' miserable European Championship qualifying campaign came to an end with a 3-2 defeat to the Czech Republic on Tuesday.

September 4, 2015
September 4, 2015

Dutch lose again, Bale carries Wales

Iceland beat 10-man Netherlands 1-0 on Thursday while Gareth Bale’s header against Cyprus almost guarantees Wales a spot in the next year’s Euro.