World champions France slumped to a shock 2-0 defeat in Turkey as their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign suffered a blow. Didier Deschamps was scathing about his side’s performance. “When you play like that on a collective level there’s nothing positive to take from the game,” France coach told broadcaster TF1.
From class to calamity: England’s opening night against France, and possibly their entire European Championship campaign, veered horribly off course in Cesena as a VAR red card for Hamza Choudhury plus a 95th-minute own goal from Aaron Wan-Bissaka inflicted a damaging defeat on Aidy Boothroyd’s under-21s. The repercussions may be
Michel Platini was head of Uefa from 2007 until he was banned in 2015Former Uefa president Michel Platini is being questioned by French anti-corruption investigators over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.Platini, 63, was head of European football's governing body until being banned in 2015 for
Commentators are calling New Zealand’s games in their native language The project is a world first Their commentary is being broadcast across the South Pacific By Brendan Bradford with New Zealand The 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup is breaking new ground, and it’s not just on the pitch where strides are being
On an average weekend, The Guardian receives around 12,000 photographs from Premier League matches via its staff, agency and contributor photographers. That’s almost half a million images per season. Some capture extraordinary joy and despair; some bear witness to defining moments in the title race; some owe greatly to the
ESPN FC's Steve Nicol says Manchester United should focus their efforts on keeping David De Gea happy before splashing the cash for Jan Oblak. With no director of football in sight for Manchester United, the FC guys debate whether Ed Woodward's transfer-by-committee method still works. The Premier League