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Last time out: Switzerland

Last time out: Switzerland

When Granit Xhaka signed for Arsenal in 2016, he looked like a midfield playmaker who had been moulded precisely to fit the role of a deep-lying playmaker. Spraying diagonals and switching possession from side to side, he was the single midfield pivot with the stylish left foot. He could have been lab-grown it looked so...

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NFL games, repeat re-lays: Why pitches have been so bad at Euro 2024

NFL games, repeat re-lays: Why pitches have been so bad at Euro 2024

It was a concerning moment for England fans when, early in their 1-1 draw with Denmark, Kyle Walker slipped, took a huge chunk out of the Frankfurt turf and briefly looked in some trouble. Ultimately, the worst Walker had to deal with was a change of boots, but a disintegrating surface became a repeated theme...

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Time for the Scots to ride the wave

Time for the Scots to ride the wave

Shoutout to the Scotland supporter who was next to us on the train from Dusseldorf to Cologne. Unable to get accommodation nearby, he booked a hotel in Amsterdam, flying into the Netherlands yesterday before embarking on a three-hour train journey to Cologne this afternoon — likely five hours on German rail. With the last train...

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Scotland vs Switzerland live coverage

Scotland vs Switzerland live coverage

Hello and welcome to our live coverage of today’s Euro 2024 match between Scotland and Switzerland. If Scotland are to have any chance of progressing to the knockout stage of a major international tournament for the very first time they simply have to avoid defeat today. They were blown away by Germany in the opening...

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Scotland vs. Switzerland – Football Match Preview – June 20, 2024 – ESPN

Scotland vs. Switzerland – Football Match Preview – June 20, 2024 – ESPN

By Martyn Herman DUESSELDORF, Germany, June 18 (Reuters) – Scotland must not go into Wednesday’s Euro 2024 clash against Switzerland thinking a draw would be sufficient, manager Steve Clarke said on Tuesday ahead of the Group A game in Cologne. A 5-1 thrashing by hosts Germany in the opener last Friday was the most one-sided...

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Who will win the Euros? Prediction, favourites, odds, expert picks for 2024 European football tournament | Sporting News Australia

Who will win the Euros? Prediction, favourites, odds, expert picks for 2024 European football tournament | Sporting News Australia

The 2024 European championship takes the field in Germany this summer to mark the midway point in the current World Cup cycle. With top teams dotting the map all across the continent, there will be some highly-anticipated matchups between powerful football nations hoping to stake their claim as Europe’s best side. England are considered the...