European Championship

It's Coming Home: Wembley To Stage Euro 2020 Final

The Huffington Post UK & PA | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Sport

England has won the right to host the final and semi-finals of Euro 2020. London's Wembley Stadium will stage the climax of the European Championsh...

Bale's Free-Kick Sparks Rubbish Pitch Invasion

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Sport

Gareth Bale spared Chris Coleman from further embarrassment as Wales nicked a 2-1 win at Andorra, however their travelling supporters provided ample a...

Switzerland V England: Euro 2016 Qualifier Live

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Sport

England's Euro 2016 qualifying campaign begins in Basel against Switzerland tonight, and you can join Samuel Luckhurst for minute-by-minute coverage f...

Euro 2016 Draw: When Do England Play?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Sport

England received a favourable Euro 2016 qualifying draw on Sunday. Euro 2016 Draw: How Michel Platini Has Harmed The European Championship Alrea...

WATCH: Hodgson Accuses Platini Of More Meddling

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Sport

England coach Roy Hodgson fears Uefa's new format for international qualifiers will reduce the time he has with his squad. Hodgson, speaking after ...

Why Is the Champions League the Holy Grail of Club Football?

Jamie Barwick | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport
Jamie Barwick

The Champions League consists of the best domestic teams from all over Europe and to win the competition in its entirety is seen as the pinnacle of club football. Taking part in the European competition has many advantages to it and just qualifying for it is a huge attraction for potential players looking to move clubs.

Confessions of an Athlete: What Sprinters Don't Tell You

Stefania Mattana | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport
Stefania Mattana

How many times have you seen an athlete celebrating his victory? You can see his joy, his smile, his excitement. Have you ever stopped to think what runs inside his head the moments before crossing the finish line?

Euro 2012: Ukraine And Poland In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK Sport

Spain stultified at times during Euro 2012 but also stimulated spectators with their football when they defeated Italy 4-0 in the final. Not only did ...

WATCH: 6 Sweden-England Clashes

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

England are suitable opponents to open Sweden's Friends Arena in Stockholm having played against them in four major tournaments over the past 20 years...

How? England Move Up To Third In FIFA Rankings

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 08.08.2012 | UK Sport

England have been preposterously ranked as officially the third best team in the world by Fifa. Roy Hodgson's squad have moved up a place since 4 J...

Murray and Ronaldo - Kindred Spirits?

Kevin Graham | Posted 05.09.2012 | UK Sport
Kevin Graham

I'll be more than happy to belt out "Flower of Scotland" if Andy Murray can take that final step into the realms of greatness on Sunday. After all, my ginger hair would suggest I've more in common with Murray than I do with Ronaldo.

WATCH: Euro 2012 Journalists Empty Beer Fridge In Three Minutes

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK Sport

Euro 2012's hot conditions made for thirsty work for journalists in Ukraine and Poland, so while the players hit the back of the net, the writers hit ...

WATCH: Uefa Mislead Audience With Crying German Woman

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK Sport

Footage of a German fan crying that was beamed to worldwide television audiences after Italy took a 2-0 lead in the Euro 2012 semi-final was not live....

You What?? Fifa Rankings List England As Fourth Best

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Sport

England have been surreally ranked as officially the fourth best team in the world by Fifa. The rankings, which have long been criticised for their...

WATCH: Casillas Asks Referee To End Euro 2012 Final

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Sport

Iker Casillas displayed mercy during Sunday's Euro 2012 final when he suggested to one of the match officials to end Spain's contest with Italy whilst...

WATCH: 6 Other One-Sided Finals

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK Sport

Spain's 4-0 thrashing of Italy to win Euro 2012 was the first time a side had scored four in a European Championship final. Italy, pummelled 4-1 in...

Euro 2012: The Alternative Awards

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK Sport

Spain's reign in international football continues after they slaughtered Italy 4-0 in the Euro 2012 final to inflict the worst defeat in the European ...

Euro 2012 Final Ratings: BBC Thrash ITV

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK Sport

Spain were not just the only side who dished out a thrashing on Euro 2012 final night, as the BBC drew in an audience six times as great as that of IT...

Spain Defeat Italy For Third Successive Major Honour

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 01.07.2012 | UK Sport

Spain retained their European Championship crown with a 4-0 win over Italy in the Euro 2012 final in Kiev. Goals in the first-half from David Silva...

LIVE BLOG: Spain V Italy Euro 2012 Final

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 01.07.2012 | UK Sport

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Platini - 12 Or 13 Cities Could Host Euro 2020 (POLL)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.06.2012 | UK Sport

Uefa president Michel Platini has suggested Euro 2020 could be hosted in "24 or 32 cities" across Europe. Speaking at his closing press conference ...

WATCH: Whatsamatta You? Buffon Storms Off After Germany Win

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Sport

Gianluigi Buffon was one of Italy's poorer players in their 2-1 Euro 2012 semi-final win over Germany, but even that seems an odd explanation for him ...

'Gone! Gone! The Dream Is Gone!' German Papers React To Italian Defeat

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Sport

Germany are in danger of becoming a poor man's England after their 2-1 defeat to Italy in the Euro 2012 quarter-final. By the time the 2014 World Cup ...

WATCH: Germany V Italy Clashes

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK Sport

Germany, for a side who seem to instil fear into just about every international team they play against, have never beaten their Euro 2012 semi-finalis...

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...