Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum scored a hat-trick as the Netherlands thrashed Estonia in Euro 2020 qualifying Group C. Ronald Koeman’s side had already qualified for the finals thanks to the point earned against Northern Ireland. But despite this emphatic victory in Amsterdam the Dutch did not top the group as […]

Belgium concluded their successful Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with an emphatic win over Cyprus in Brussels. Kevin de Bruyne scored twice for the hosts, who surprisingly fell behind to Nicholas Ioannou’s fine strike. Christian Benteke levelled with the first of his two goals, as Yannick Carrasco and an own goal […]

Spain wrapped up their successful Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a 5-0 win against Romania. Fabian Ruiz gave the three-times European champions an early lead with a close-range finish before Gerard Moreno flicked home Santi Cazorla’s cross. Moreno side-footed in his second of the game before Adrian Rus turned the […]

Italy recorded one of the biggest wins in their history as they completed their successful Euro 2020 qualifying campaign by thrashing Armenia 9-1. Ciro Immobile and Nicolo Zaniolo both scored twice while Chelsea’s Jorginho converted a penalty in the second half. Nicolo Barella, Alessio Romagnoli, Riccardo Orsolini and Federico Chiesa […]

Lionel Messi scored an injury-time penalty as Argentina rescued a draw in their friendly with South American rivals Uruguay in Tel Aviv. Messi’s Barcelona team-mate Luis Suarez had given Uruguay a second-half lead from a free-kick before Martin Caceres handled in the area. The Argentina captain nonchalantly rolled in his […]

Andy Ruiz has reckoned that Anthony Joshua is under pressure, worried and focused on getting the belts back in their heavyweight rematch. The Mexican-American stunned the boxing world when he knocked Joshua down four times before stopping him in the seventh round of their heavyweight world title fight in June. […]

Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed he has been carrying an injury while playing for Portugal and Juventus in recent weeks. Ronaldo scored his 99th international goal on Sunday as Portugal beat Luxembourg 2-0 to secure their qualification for Euro 2020. After the match, he admitted he has been playing hurt, clearing […]

Harry Winks and Mason Mount scored their first senior international goals as England rounded off Euro 2020 qualifying with a 4-0 victory in Kosovo, where Harry Kane and Marcus Rashford were also among the goals. Tottenham’s Winks provided the finish to a rare moment of first-half quality, although his combination […]