Day 16 of Euros

Our third quater-final is SPAIN vs. FRANCE!! Spain are current World and European Champions. France have not got to the knock-out stage of a tournament since 2006 where they lost  in the final. Spain are favourites. France could be the under-dogs if anyone actually gave them a hope in hell. The only statistic going in […]

Day 13 of Euros

So, no actual football today- it’s the day when all the teams in the quarter-finals take a break, have a rest, train, whatever and make sure that they know their opponents inside out. Here is the schedule: Thursday (tomorrow)- Czech Republic vs. Portugal Friday- Germany vs. Greece Saturday- Spain vs. France Sunday- England vs. Italy […]

Day 12 of Euros

Ukraine 0-1 England Sweden 2-0 France Game 1 So, we are THROUGH!!! The England boys came out very slowly, the Ukrainians providing few problems but they did have a lot of possession and passes. This, however, no longer seems to worry the English, who are happy to run about, defend a little, whilst keeping Roy Hodgson’s […]

Day 4 of Euros

England 1-1 France Sweden 1-2 Ukraine For me, personally, the most exciting group, as my England boys are in it! As a typical England fan, I am of course convinced they can win it. However, this tournament is all about being a ‘realist’…So, you know, keep an open mind…. 🙂 In terms of other teams, the […]