Is Metzelder and Germany ready for Euro 2008?

June 4, 2008

After a four month absence from football due to injury, Real Madrid and German centre back Christophe Metzelder has hit back at those criticising his poor form by vowing to become a “giant” at the forthcoming Euro 2008 finals, is Metzelder ready for competitive football even after his defensive error that caused Germany to concede a goal against Serbia in Gelsenkirchen on Saturday, which saw late goals from Oliver Neuville and Michael Ballack which were enough see Germany to a 2-1 win.

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Can the Azzurri repeat their victory of World Cup 2006 at Euro 2008?

June 1, 2008

With low energy levels and the recent conclusion of a very long season of football, there are rumors of fatigue setting in among the players in the Italian camp ahead of their important Group C fixture against the Dutch on June 9. The world champions will have their work cut out for them especially in defense and will be very careful as the group also has beaten World Cup finalist France.

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Can Euro 2008 be the tournament for Spain to silence their critics?……

June 1, 2008

After a scintillating first half of football against Peru last evening and grabbing a late winner to come away with a 2-1 victory, Spain looks set to take on the world in this summer’s European Championships.

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French Players and Supporters disappointed at goal-less draw with Paraguay……

June 1, 2008

With the Barcelona striker, Thierry Henry acting as captain, les Bleus could not find the back of the net in either half of the game which ended in a goal less drawn last evening. In an interview after the game French and Bayern Munich midfielder Franck Ribéry, who only featured in the first half, was a player left more frustrated. Ribéry stated “that is was largely pointless that France played a good first half as it was “damaging that we [France] did not score.”

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Lookout Euro 2008, the Dutch are here!

June 1, 2008

With goals from the Real Madrid duo Arjen Robben and Wesley Sneijder with stikes in both haves, the Netherlands came away with a comfortable 2-0 win over Wales at the Rotterdam last evening. But even with this splendid performance by the Oranje their coach and former player Marco Van Basten still thinks his team can do better. In a post game interview he said after the game, “If you saw today how many chances we made, you must think that we should have scored more.

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Portugal is on fire! …..Watch out! …you may get burnt!

June 1, 2008

After a breathtaking performance against Georgia which saw Portugal coming away with a deserved 2-0 win, the teams in their group must be worried and they should be. Portugal displayed why they were favorites for the tournament by out classing their opponents with discipline in defense, a creative midfield and a potent offense lead by the world’s best player Cristiano Ronaldo.

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Sweden Squad for UEFA Euro Cup 2008

June 1, 2008

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Spain Squad for UEFA Euro Cup 2008

June 1, 2008

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Russia Squad for UEFA Euro Cup 2008

June 1, 2008

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Greece Squad for UEFA Euro Cup 2008

June 1, 2008

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