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#Euro 2020 qualifiers

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Northern Ireland have cranked up pressure on Netherlands - O'Neill

They sit nine points ahead of the Dutch, who have played two fewer games.

'A proper legend' - 39-year-old Northern Ireland defender retires from football after Euro 2020 qualifier

Aaron Hughes, capped 112 times at international level, was in Michael O’Neill’s squad despite not having a club for the past month.

'I know what I'll do but won't say' - Lukaku expecting 'busy summer' as he casts doubt over United future

The Red Devils striker did little to dismiss rumours of a potential Old Trafford exit after Belgium’s latest Euro 2020 qualifier.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Germany put eight past Estonia to maintain winning start to Euro qualifiers

Marco Reus and Serge Gnabry grabbed two goals each in their side’s victory.

Mbappe scores 100th career goal as France reclaim top spot with comprehensive win

The PSG forward helped his side to a 4-0 result in their Euro 2020 qualifier against Andorra.

Northern Ireland strike late to maintain perfect start to Euros campaign in Belarus

Elsewhere tonight there were defeats for Scotland and Wales.

Uninspiring Gibraltar performance won't affect team's link with the public - Seamus Coleman

The Irish captain admitted his side weren’t patient enough on the ball in a dreary 2-0 qualifier win.

Spain assistant boss hopes he's filled in for Luis Enrique for the last time

Luis Enrique missed a third successive Spain game on Monday. His assistant hopes the former Barcelona coach returns in September.

Deschamps defends Mbappe after intense criticism

The PSG man was below his usual standard on Saturday, but he was no worse than his French team-mates, insists the World Cup-winning coach.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Monday 10 June, 2019

McCarthy expecting better performances against group's top teams after Gibraltar struggle

After Ireland made heavy work of seeing off the minows, the manager is expecting much more in the difficult games ahead.

How we rated the Irish players as they make hard work of seeing off Gibraltar

Robbie Brady added the gloss late on as Ireland huffed and puffed their way to a 2-0 win.

Manager absent again as Spain maintain 100% start

Luis Enrique’s continued absence has not impacted the team’s results.

Iceland accused of showing Turkish team 'disrespect' at airport

The two nations meet in Tuesday’s Euro 2020 qualifier.

Old issues of style of play raised again ahead of must-win clash with Gibraltar

Mick McCarthy bristled slightly on Ireland’s need to play open, expansive football ahead of tonight’s game in Dublin.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Sunday 9 June, 2019

'The people of Donegal and the people of Tyrone thanked me and the lads for the result'

Seamus Coleman took a break from the Irish camp yesterday to take in the Ulster Championship semi-final between Donegal and Tyrone.

McCarthy unlikely to make wholesale changes for Gibraltar test

Ireland will stay at the top of Group D with a win at the Aviva tomorrow night.

Hazard will make the difference at Real Madrid - Courtois

The Real Madrid goalkeeper is expecting big things from his former Chelsea team-mate in Spain.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Washington and Magennis turn it around for Northern Ireland in Estonia

Michael O’Neill’s substitutions sustained his side’s 100% start to qualifying and ended their winless away run.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Friday 7 June, 2019

'Same faces, different footprint' - Danish boss praises Ireland's new approach

Age Hareide struck a different tone to that which dominated the big match build-up.

Luckless Alan Judge breaks wrist in last act of Danish draw

The Ipswich attacker made the difference for Ireland in Copenhagen before injury struck.

Late Duffy header gives imperfect Ireland a vital draw in Copenhagen

The defender’s late header earned Ireland the point which their manager craved.

No surprises as Mick McCarthy names Irish team to face Denmark

Christian Eriksen starts for the Danes.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Thursday 6 June, 2019

'I don't think any Danish player will have disrespect for any Irish player'

Kasper Schmeichel and Danish boss Age Hareide played down the rivalry between the two sides ahead of tomorrow’s Euro 2020 qualifier.

'It wouldn’t be my kind of thing' - Coleman rising above Danish jibes

Elsewhere, Mick McCarthy confirmed his emails weren’t affected in the FAI hack.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Ahead of stunning Spain comeback, 34-year-old Cazorla keen to set example

The former Arsenal man has come through years of painful surgeries to reunite with the national team set-up.

'We are a lot closer than people think' - Duffy bullish ahead of Danish reunion

The Irish defender is looking to a more positive approach in Copenhagen on Friday.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

'I've just had Real Madrid on the phone' - Ireland's Whelan far from quitting after Aston Villa release

The veteran midfielder is as fit and hungry as ever ahead of Ireland’s qualifier with Denmark.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

'Only if someone clumps him' - McCarthy doubts Champions League will affect Eriksen

Denmark’s kingpin is playing against Liverpool just six days before facing Ireland.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Kompany included in Belgium squad despite taking up player-manager role with Anderlecht

The departing Manchester City captain features in the international squad for the first time since November 2018.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Monday 20 May, 2019

Bolton starlet Connell a surprise inclusion as McCarthy finalises squad for Euro 2020 qualifiers

The England-eligible teenager has impressed in the Championship this season.

Scotland confirm Steve Clarke as new national team boss

The now-former Kilmarnock boss replaces Alex McLeish, who was sacked after a humiliating defeat to Kazakhstan.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Friday 17 May, 2019

Luis Enrique backed by Spain despite continued absence for family reasons

The federation’s bosses insist there is no plan to replace him.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Friday 5 April, 2019

Kevin De Bruyne: England should win Euro 2020

Kevin De Bruyne has tipped a rejuvenated England or world champions France for success at next year’s European Championship.

Spurs defender Rose 'can't wait to see the back' of football due to racism

England’s Danny Rose is so frustrated by the authorities’ soft-handed approach to racism he cannot wait to retire.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Montenegro defender slams Liverpool's Henderson for 'ugly and disrespectful' jersey jibe

Atletico Madrid’s Stefan Savic claims the England midfielder sarcastically offered to swap shirts with one of his opponents after their Euro 2020 qualifier.

'I am 36 years old, but I don't feel it! It's a beautiful evening'

Fabio Quagliarella became the oldest goalscorer in Italy’s history last night.

Stepping in for absent Spain boss Enrique the 'worst day' of assistant coach's career

The manager had to miss Spain’s Malta win due to a family emergency.

# euro-2020-qualifiers - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

'Paddy Power had odds on me getting hit on the head' - McCarthy unmoved by tennis ball protests

The Irish manager was happy with his side’s performance as Ireland made it two qualifier wins from two.

Spain labour to victory in the absence of manager

Luis Enrique missed the win over Malta due to a family emergency.

Sampdoria veteran makes history as Italy romp to victory

Fabio Quagliarella became the oldest goalscorer in his country’s history.

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