England Euro 2012

England's missing the coach

Mohamed Soudy | Posted 23.12.2013 | UK Sport
Mohamed Soudy

Photo: Mohamed Soudy Football, our nations favorite game, the game our nation invented and the game that always leaves our nation frustrated. Well, ...

Opinions, Arrogance and the Difference Between Success and Excitement

Darren Richman | Posted 02.09.2012 | UK Sport
Darren Richman

Football is a game of opinions. It is often remarkable to compare and contrast the player ratings in two different newspapers. I can recall seeing Glen Hoddle interviewed once and complaining that one particular paper had lambasted him for fielding a five-man midfield.

Funny Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Comedy

From a dejected Wayne Rooney to a sneaky Pippa Middleton - via Madonna, Nick Clegg and a raccoon stuck in a grate - check out our round-up of the sill...

The Prophets Were Always False: it Was We Who Chose to Believe

Iddo Goldfarb | Posted 26.08.2012 | UK Sport
Iddo Goldfarb

So here we are again, wallowing in the misery and recrimination of another abortive England campaign, truncated in customary fashion by a penalty shoot out in the quarter finals.

POLL: Hodgson Hits Back At Capello Over Rooney, But Does Fabio Have A Point?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK Sport

England manager Roy Hodgson has branded quotes by Fabio Capello suggesting Wayne Rooney only plays well for Manchester united as "cheap". Capello t...

'Quietly Optimistic': England Fans Prepare For Italy Clash

Posted 24.06.2012 | UK Sport

Thousands of England fans are gathered in Kiev ahead of Sunday's Euro 2012 quarter-final against Italy. Many paid hundreds of pounds for last-minut...

WATCH: Capello Downs England At Wembley In 1973

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK Sport

England, like the Republic of Ireland, could have set up an Italian reunion for former coach Fabio Capello at Euro 2012 had John Terry's trial not ini...

Rooney's 'Got Character' - Hodgson

PA | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK Sport

England boss Roy Hodgson heaped praise on match-winner Wayne Rooney after his second-half header sealed a Euro 2012 quarter-final meeting with Italy f...

Daring To Dream In Donetsk - England Fans Are Ready

PA | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK Sport

Thousands of England football fans will cheer on their team in Donetsk tonight despite fears of violence if they knock Euro 2012 co-hosts Ukraine out ...

England V Ukraine: 5 Reasons Why The Three Lions Will Win

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK Sport

England and Ukraine are separated by just a point as they meet one another in Donetsk for their final Euro 2012 Group D match. A draw for England w...

WATCH: Nike Hail Rooney Return

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 18.06.2012 | UK Sport

Wayne Rooney will return for England at Euro 2012 against Ukraine on Tuesday night, and Nike are heralding his comeback. Banned for the opening mat...

England Fans Won't Wear Replicas Over Ukrainian Violence Fears

PA | Posted 18.06.2012 | UK Sport

A number of England football fans will not wear their replica shirts as Roy Hodgson's side play Ukraine amid concern about violence. There will be ...

GALLERY: England V Sweden

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 15.06.2012 | UK Sport


WATCH: England-Sweden Clashes Down The Years

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK Sport

England meet a familiar rival in Sweden at Euro 2012, having played against them in three major tournaments over the last 20 years. But they have a...

Ten things That English People Do During a Football Championship

Lucy Robinson | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK Sport
Lucy Robinson

The following is designed for use as a guide for any non-English people who are in England at the current time.

Picture Of The Day: Wayne Rooney's New 'Do (PHOTO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Comedy

England forward Wayne Rooney isn't exactly known for his dashing good looks - but his shiny new Euro 2012 haircut really is quite something, even by h...

Rooful? Wayne's Bad Barnet

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Sport

Wayne Rooney has had a few disastrous hairdos during his playing career, but the England forward's new mop for Euro 2012 is as forgettable as David Ca...

Kelly Misses Training Again

PA | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Sport

Martin Kelly missed England training again on Wednesday as he continued his recovery from the virus that ruled him out of their European Championship ...

GALLERY: The OC's Out Of The Deep End

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Sport

England's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Joe Hart were videoed by the FA's website larking around in the team's hotel swimming pool the day after their o...

Tales From the Middle of Nowhere (Vol. 2): Where I Share a Stage With the Cure

Noel Gallagher | Posted 12.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Noel Gallagher

You currently find me in the great city of Moscow. Did a festival last night with that band The Cure and a load of other bands no-one's ever heard of (Everything Is Made In China?? Nope me neither!!). Had a pretty good one. Not sure the Cure fans down the front enjoyed it though.

Here Come The Girls: WAGs En Route To Poland

PA | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Sport

Wayne Rooney's wife Coleen is set to fly to Poland to join her husband at Euro 2012. She is one of a number of Wags who will travel to England's ba...

Euros 1-0 Britain's Got Talent

PA | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Sport

England's first Euro 2012 match last night drew more viewers than the final of Britain's Got Talent. Overnight audience figures show a peak of 15.3...

Who Said It? Roy Hodgson Or Elmer Fudd?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Sport

Roy Hodgson's England produced a display as riveting as John Major holding court at the Leveson inquiry against France in their opening Euro 2012 matc...

England V France Pictures

Posted 11.08.2012 | UK Sport


WATCH: The Best Moments In The History Of The Euros... In Lego

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Comedy

This year's UEFA European Football Championship - or 'Euros' as many normal people call it - sees football players playing with footballs. One thi...