Football

Portugal's forward #26 Francisco Conceicao (L) celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Euro 2024 Group F football match between Portugal and the Czech Republic at the Leipzig Stadium in Leipzig on June 18, 2024. (Photo by PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA / AFP)

Conceicao snatches Portugal comeback win over Czechs

Youngster Francisco Conceicao snatched Portugal a last-gasp 2-1 win over the Czech Republic in their Euro 2024 Group F opener on Tuesday just minutes after coming off the bench. The 21-year-old Porto
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Turkey's forward #07 Kerem Akturkoglu (L) celebrates scoring his team's third goal with Turkey's forward #08 Arda Guler during the UEFA Euro 2024 Group F football match between Turkey and Georgia at the BVB Stadion in Dortmund on June 18, 2024. (Photo by INA FASSBENDER / AFP)

Turkey win thriller with spirited Euro 2024 debutants Georgia

Turkey got their Euro 2024 campaign off to a thrilling start on Tuesday with a 3-1 win over Georgia that brought delight to a passionate army of fans in soaking wet Dortmund.
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Portugal's players including Portugal's defender #03 Pepe take part in the MD-1 training session at the Leipzig Stadium in Leipzig, eastern Germany on June 17, 2024, on the eve of their UEFA Euro 2024 Group F football match against the Czech Republic. (Photo by JOHN MACDOUGALL / AFP)

Portugal’s Pepe to set Euros age record against Czech Republic

Pepe will set a new record as the oldest player to ever play at a European Championship after the 41-year-old was selected for Portugal’s opening game at Euro 2024 against the Czech
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(FILES) Sevilla's Spanish defender #4 Sergio Ramos reacts during the Spanish league football match between Sevilla FC and FC Barcelona at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Seville on May 26, 2024. - Veteran Spanish defender Sergio Ramos has told hometown club Sevilla his second stint with them is over after just one season, the La Liga outfit said on June 17, 2024. (Photo by JORGE GUERRERO / AFP)

Fans urge Ramos to reunite with Ronaldo, Messi

Football fans have urged free agent Sergio Ramos to reunite with former club teammates Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel. On Tuesday, Ramos officially bid farewell to his childhood club Sevilla, where he spent
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Euro 2024 winner to get £23.8 million prize

The winner of the ongoing Euro 2024 Championship will earn £23.8 million (N44.8 billion) from the total £278 million (N524.038 billion) prize money. The £278 million (N524.038 billion) will be distributed among
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Lazio close in on Dele-Bashiru

Serie A club Lazio are closing in on deal to sign Super Eagles and Hatayspor midfielder Fisayo Dele-Bashiru. This was revealed by transfer guru Fabrizio Romano. According to the Italian journalist, the
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India's Croatian coach Igor Stimac looks on before the 2026 FIFA World Cup AFC qualifiers football match between Qatar and India at the Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium in Doha on June 11, 2024. (Photo by Karim JAAFAR / AFP)

India sack head coach after World Cup hopes dashed

India’s head coach Igor Stimac has been sacked after the team’s poor performance in World Cup qualifiers, the football federation said Monday. India’s 2-1 defeat to Qatar earlier this month dashed their
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Ukraine's midfielder #05 Serhiy Sydorchuk vies for the ball with Romania's midfielder #18 Razvan Marin and Romania's defender #15 Andrei Burca during the UEFA Euro 2024 Group E football match between Romania and Ukraine at the Munich Football Arena in Munich on June 17, 2024. (Photo by Fabrice COFFRINI / AFP)

Romania sink error-prone Ukraine to end long drought at Euros

Romania won at a major international tournament for the first time in 24 years on Monday as they beat Ukraine 3-0 at Euro 2024, helped by two errors from goalkeeper Andriy Lunin.
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