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 […]

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 […]

Toni Kroos scored twice as Germany booked their place at Euro 2020 with a routine victory over Belarus. Matthias Ginter opened the scoring for the hosts in Monchengladbach before Leon Goretzka doubled their lead. Real Madrid’s Kroos then scored two fine goals to seal a comfortable win. Watch the Highlight […]

Eden Hazard scored twice as Belgium continued their perfect record in Euro 2020 qualifying with a thumping win over Russia. The Red Devils, who had already qualified, were three goals up by half-time through Eden Hazard’s double and a strike by his brother Thorgan. Romelu Lukaku then added a fourth […]

Santi Cazorla scored his first international goal in four years as Spain thrashed Malta to secure top spot in Group F of Euro 2020 qualifying. Ex-Arsenal midfielder Cazorla, 34, returned to football last year after a career-threatening injury. He finished a fine move for Spain’s second after ex-Chelsea striker Alvaro […]

Already-qualified Italy eased to a comfortable victory at Bosnia-Herzegovina in their Euro 2020 qualifier. Francesco Acerbi gave Italy the lead midway through the first half when he drilled home from inside the box. Lorenzo Insigne added a second before the break with a low finish into the bottom corner. Watch […]

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud scored the winner from the penalty spot as world champions France came from a goal down to beat Moldova in their Euro 2020 qualifier and move top of Group H. France’s qualification was secured before kick-off, thanks to second-placed Turkey’s home draw with Iceland. Vadim Rata […]

England celebrated their 1,000th game in style as they secured qualification for Euro 2020 and topped Group A with an emphatic demolition of Montenegro at Wembley. Captain Harry Kane moved to fifth in England’s all-time record goalscorers as a first-half hat-trick took his tally to 31, while Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain opened […]

Paulo Dybala vindicated Maurizio Sarri’s decision to introduce him for the underwhelming Cristiano Ronaldo as the Argentina international clinched underwhelming Juventus a slender 1-0 win over AC Milan on Sunday. Sarri’s men were well below par for the visit of Stefano Pioli’s Milan and Ronaldo was no different, as the […]