Latest European Championship Qualifying News

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Deschamps pleased with tough draw

Mark Rodden | February, 24 2014

France coach Didier Deschamps expressed satisfaction that his team will face some strong opposition before the country hosts the next European championship. • Brewin: Conclusions from Euro 2016 qualifying draw • SPI predictions...

Euro 2016 draw: Germany vs. Gibraltar

ESPN staff | February, 23 2014

England have been handed a favourable draw in their qualifying campaign for Euro 2016 and will face San Marino, Lithuania, Estonia, Slovenia and Switzerland in Group E following proceedings in Nice. • Qualifying fixtures in full• B...

Bula bullish over Gibraltar Euro hopes

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | February, 24 2014

Gibraltar manager Allen Bula is targeting third spot and a playoff place after being drawn against Germany, Ireland, Scotland, Poland and Georgia in their Euro 2016 qualifying group. • Brewin: Five Euro conclusions • Palmer: Platini's ...

Hosts France to appear in Euro 2016 qualifiers

ESPN staff | January, 23 2014

France will become the first host nation to feature in the European Championship draw next month -- though they will still automatically qualify for the 2016 finals. UEFA has confirmed that its 54 member nations -- including Gibraltar, a Briti...

Lyon nominated as France's Euro 2020 host city

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | September, 12 2013

The French Football Federation is expected on Thursday to officially endorse the candidature of Lyon to be one of the Europe-wide host cities of Euro 2020. France will organise Euro 2016, the last European Championship to be staged in a single...

Tomasson retires from international football

August, 9 2010

Jon Dahl Tomasson has announced his retirement from international football with Denmark. Tomasson won his 112th and final cap in the group-stage defeat to Japan at the World Cup. He scored a late penalty in that 3-1 loss to become his country'...

Spain boss Del Bosque recalls Torres to squad

August, 26 2010

Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque has recalled Fernando Torres, Jose Reina and Andres Iniesta for next week's opening Euro 2012 qualifier against Liechtenstein and the subsequent friendly against Argentina. Liverpool duo Torres and Reina and Bar...

Matthaus backs Lahm to keep captain's armband

Soccernet staff | August, 9 2010

Former Germany captain Lothar Matthaus believes Philipp Lahm should wear the captain's armband in future and not Michael Ballack. Matthaus believes that Lahm commands more respect from his team-mates than Ballack after he led der mannschaft w...

Benzema recalled to Blanc's first France squad

August, 5 2010

Laurent Blanc has named his first France squad, minus all 23 shamed World Cup players, and has handed a recall to Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema. Benzema was one of the big names left out of the World Cup by Raymond Donemech. Newcastle United ...

Germany coach Low names inexperienced squad

August, 6 2010

Germany coach Joachim Low has named only eight members of his World Cup party in his squad to face Denmark on Wednesday. Manuel Neuer, Tim Wiese, Jerome Boateng, Serdar Tasci, Toni Kroos, Marko Marin, Piotr Trochoski and Mario Gomez have all been...

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