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Soccer - Today’s News

Steve Clarke not blaming Scotland’s David Marshall for Patrik Schick wonder goal
# Scots
# Scots

Steve Clarke not blaming Scotland’s David Marshall for Patrik Schick wonder goal

28 minutes ago 378 Views 0 Comments

Schick got the Czechs’ second with a sensational effort from just over the halfway line which caught Marshall out of his goal and unable to get back.

Soccer - Yesterday’s News

Our silence wrongly created impression we don’t care about Man Utd – Joel Glazer
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

Our silence wrongly created impression we don’t care about Man Utd – Joel Glazer

9 hours ago 2,871 Views 3 Comments

The club’s executive vice-chairman said he enjoys ‘the thrill of every goal’ and feels ‘the utmost agony of every defeat’.

Spain draw blank with Sweden in Euro 2020 opener
# Stalemate
# Stalemate

Spain draw blank with Sweden in Euro 2020 opener

10 hours ago 11,916 Views 9 Comments

Spain dominated the game but couldn’t hit the net.

It’s nothing unusual – Hugo Lloris plays down Olivier Giroud-Kylian Mbappe spat
# Euro 2020
# Euro 2020

It’s nothing unusual – Hugo Lloris plays down Olivier Giroud-Kylian Mbappe spat

11 hours ago 4,215 Views 1 Comment

Giroud criticised service from his team-mates after scoring twice in a 3-0 friendly win over Bulgaria.

Ex-Ireland international signs permanently for League Two club Mansfield Town
# Stephen Quinn
# Stephen Quinn

Ex-Ireland international signs permanently for League Two club Mansfield Town

11 hours ago 7,383 Views 0 Comments

Quinn spent last season on loan at the club.

Arnautovic apologises for insulting North Macedonia player
# Sorry
# Sorry

Arnautovic apologises for insulting North Macedonia player

13 hours ago 10,482 Views 10 Comments

Media reports have claimed he insulted Leeds United’s Ezgjan Alioski, referring to the defender’s Albanian heritage.

Inter Milan defender the hero as Slovakia stun 10-man Poland
# Report
# Report

Inter Milan defender the hero as Slovakia stun 10-man Poland

13 hours ago 5,487 Views 3 Comments

A Wojciech Szczęsny own goal and a Milan Skriniar effort saw the Slovaks prevail.

'We probably saw too much of it... they should have cut away much earlier'
# Euro 2020
# Euro 2020

'We probably saw too much of it... they should have cut away much earlier'

14 hours ago 4,342 Views 0 Comments

Gavin Cooney and David Sneyd joined Paul Dollery on The Football Family podcast.

Kasper Schmeichel: It was damn nice to see Christian Eriksen smile and laugh
# Update
# Update

Kasper Schmeichel: It was damn nice to see Christian Eriksen smile and laugh

14 hours ago 5,132 Views 3 Comments

Denmark’s team doctor on Sunday confirmed the 29-year-old Inter Milan midfielder had suffered a cardiac arrest.

'We know he is a genius' - Czech match-winner hailed
# Top Class
# Top Class

'We know he is a genius' - Czech match-winner hailed

14 hours ago 5,669 Views 2 Comments

Jaroslav Silhavy heaped praise on Patrik Schick after the player inspired his side to a 2-0 win over Scotland.

43-year-old Buffon not the retiring type amid links with return to club where it all began
# Like A Fine Wine
# Like A Fine Wine

43-year-old Buffon not the retiring type amid links with return to club where it all began

14 hours ago 6,613 Views 1 Comment

Reports in Italy suggest the veteran goalkeeper could join Parma.

Watch: An early contender for Goal of the Tournament at the Euros
# Schick Strike
# Schick Strike

Watch: An early contender for Goal of the Tournament at the Euros

15 hours ago 40,670 Views 16 Comments

The astonishing long-range Patrik Schick effort doubled the Czechs’ lead against Scotland

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Southgate vindicated by England victory
# The Ins And Outs
# The Ins And Outs

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Southgate vindicated by England victory

15 hours ago 861 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the first of our series of Euro 2020 podcasts.

Porto leading chase for Liverpool midfielder
# Wanted
# Wanted

Porto leading chase for Liverpool midfielder

15 hours ago 9,878 Views 3 Comments

Marko Grujic had a successful loan spell at the club last season.

Scotland stunned by Czechs' Schick on Euro return
# Schick It To Them
# Schick It To Them

Scotland stunned by Czechs' Schick on Euro return

16 hours ago 6,201 Views 10 Comments

The Bayer Leverkusen striker scored a stunning goal at Hampden Park.

Peter Schmeichel: Denmark did not want to play after Christian Eriksen collapse
# Decision
# Decision

Peter Schmeichel: Denmark did not want to play after Christian Eriksen collapse

16 hours ago 22,783 Views 10 Comments

“As you can hear from yesterday’s press conference, the coach, he seriously regrets putting the players back on to the pitch.”

Major blow for Scots as key man Tierney ruled out of long-awaited return to a major tournament
# Euro 2020
# Euro 2020

Major blow for Scots as key man Tierney ruled out of long-awaited return to a major tournament

19 hours ago 7,107 Views 2 Comments

The Arsenal defender has not made the matchday squad for this afternoon’s Group D game against the Czech Republic.

Neymar, Marquinhos and Gabigol send Brazil to victory in Copa America opener
# Hosts
# Hosts

Neymar, Marquinhos and Gabigol send Brazil to victory in Copa America opener

21 hours ago 3,627 Views 0 Comments

Colombia also claimed a 1-0 win over Ecuador as the South American championships got underway.

Maradona's doctor and six other caregivers to be questioned over death
# Investigation
# Investigation

Maradona's doctor and six other caregivers to be questioned over death

Mon 8:19 AM 2,048 Views 5 Comments

The seven are accused of neglecting the football icon in his final days.

First Ireland goal was 'a long time coming' for Heather Payne
# Growing Payne
# Growing Payne

First Ireland goal was 'a long time coming' for Heather Payne

Mon 7:15 AM 2,491 Views 0 Comments

The 21-year-old opened her international account during last Friday’s 3-2 loss to Iceland.

Soccer - Sunday 13 June, 2021

Mbappe 'affected' by Giroud criticism
# Unhappy
# Unhappy

Mbappe 'affected' by Giroud criticism

Sun 10:31 PM 16,740 Views 6 Comments

Tensions surfaced between the two players after the Chelsea striker complained about not receiving the ball often enough.

Dumfries header earns Netherlands thrilling win over Ukraine
# Entertainment
# Entertainment

Dumfries header earns Netherlands thrilling win over Ukraine

Sun 9:54 PM 8,566 Views 7 Comments

Captain Georginio Wijnaldum and Wout Weghorst both scored before the hour mark in front of a raucous crowd.

Highly rated 21-year-old Sweden star aiming to make up for injured Ibrahimovic
# Heir Apparent
# Heir Apparent

Highly rated 21-year-old Sweden star aiming to make up for injured Ibrahimovic

Sun 9:29 PM 6,230 Views 0 Comments

Alexander Isak will be looking to carry his blistering La Liga form into Euro 2020

Football fan in 'serious condition' after Wembley fall
# Accident
# Accident

Football fan in 'serious condition' after Wembley fall

Sun 9:15 PM 11,723 Views 2 Comments

Stadium officials said they will work alongside European football’s governing body Uefa to investigate the incident.

Here's what The42 members can look forward to over the coming week
# Looking Ahead
# Looking Ahead

Here's what The42 members can look forward to over the coming week

Sun 8:00 PM 1,549 Views 0 Comments

Pat Nevin discussing new book ‘The Accidental Footballer’ is among the highlights.

Pandev becomes 2nd oldest goalscorer ever at Euros but North Macedonia lose on debut
# Mixed Emotions
# Mixed Emotions

Pandev becomes 2nd oldest goalscorer ever at Euros but North Macedonia lose on debut

Sun 7:03 PM 7,414 Views 0 Comments

The underdogs were beaten 3-1 by Austria.

‘He was gone’ – Denmark doctor says Christian Eriksen suffered cardiac arrest
# Reaction
# Reaction

‘He was gone’ – Denmark doctor says Christian Eriksen suffered cardiac arrest

Sun 6:49 PM 64,399 Views 24 Comments

Danish head coach Kasper Hjulmand said he regretted the decision to recommence the Euro 2020 match after the incident.

Raheem Sterling justifies his selection in Wembley 'back garden'
# Star
# Star

Raheem Sterling justifies his selection in Wembley 'back garden'

Sun 5:21 PM 5,917 Views 3 Comments

The 26-year-old’s place had been under threat from Jack Grealish and Marcus Rashford after a disappointing end of the season with Manchester City.

First-half display 'wasn't good enough' but Ireland ready to put things right in Reykjavik
# We Go Again
# We Go Again

First-half display 'wasn't good enough' but Ireland ready to put things right in Reykjavik

Sun 4:33 PM 3,373 Views 0 Comments

After Friday’s 3-2 defeat, Vera Pauw’s side are due to meet Iceland again on Tuesday evening.

England beat Croatia to get their Euro 2020 off to winning start
# Joy
# Joy

England beat Croatia to get their Euro 2020 off to winning start

Sun 4:19 PM 31,532 Views 49 Comments

Raheem Sterling got the game’s only goal after 57 minutes.

Section of England fans defy pleas not to boo players taking the knee
# Controversy
# Controversy

Section of England fans defy pleas not to boo players taking the knee

Sun 2:47 PM 31,625 Views 47 Comments

The Croatia national anthem was also booed.

Rüdiger warns that Germany must be 'a little bit dirty' to subdue French flair
# Rüdi Can't Fail
# Rüdi Can't Fail

Rüdiger warns that Germany must be 'a little bit dirty' to subdue French flair

Sun 2:24 PM 4,721 Views 0 Comments

‘Against players like them, you have to throw down a marker,’ says the Chelsea defender.

Portugal send for Dalot after Covid rules Cancelo out of Euro 2020
# Setback
# Setback

Portugal send for Dalot after Covid rules Cancelo out of Euro 2020

Sun 11:12 AM 11,297 Views 7 Comments

The departure of the Manchester City player is a big blow for one of the tournament favourites.

Denmark players receive 'crisis assistance' as Eriksen undergoes further examination
# Latest
# Latest

Denmark players receive 'crisis assistance' as Eriksen undergoes further examination

Sun 10:31 AM 44,333 Views 40 Comments

The Inter Milan midfielder was hospitalised after collapsing during yesterday’s game against Finland.

Some top football pieces, the coaching couple setting the Barr high, and the week's best sportswriting
# Read The Game
# Read The Game

Some top football pieces, the coaching couple setting the Barr high, and the week's best sportswriting

Sun 8:30 AM 2,213 Views 0 Comments

With the Euros on, there’s plenty of football writing in there.

What happened next for the only Irish player to score at Euro 2012?
# Pathway
# Pathway

What happened next for the only Irish player to score at Euro 2012?

Sun 8:00 AM 41,940 Views 5 Comments

Ex-Ireland international Sean St Ledger on his past and future in football.

'In 1972, an experience like this was nothing short of an acid bath for English football'
# Humbled At Home
# Humbled At Home

'In 1972, an experience like this was nothing short of an acid bath for English football'

Sun 7:00 AM 20,194 Views 3 Comments

An extract from a new book on the European Championships looks back on England’s defeat to West Germany in 1972.

Soccer - Saturday 12 June, 2021

Spurs chairman Levy warns Kane over exit talk
# Holding Firm
# Holding Firm

Spurs chairman Levy warns Kane over exit talk

Sat 10:17 PM 16,923 Views 2 Comments

Manchester City are reportedly leading the chase to sign the striker.

Belgium send out signal to rest of Europe with stunning opening win
# Euro 2020
# Euro 2020

Belgium send out signal to rest of Europe with stunning opening win

Sat 10:11 PM 13,084 Views 5 Comments

Belgium played Russia off the park this evening – winning 3-0.

Chris Lyons the hero for Drogheda as Louth club shock Sligo
# Into The Lyons Den
# Into The Lyons Den

Chris Lyons the hero for Drogheda as Louth club shock Sligo

Sat 9:56 PM 3,473 Views 0 Comments

Sligo Rovers were defeated 2-1 by Drogheda United at the Showgrounds this evening.

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