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Scotland Manager Alex McLeish and Captain Charlie Mulgrew Express Their Excitement Ahead of Important International Test With Costa Rica

International friendlies are often bemoaned by many as club football is forced to take a break, but for Scotland manager Alex McLeish, the next couple of days represent a key period for the Scotland national team, as they host Costa Rica and travel to Hungary for two hugely important fixtures in their bid to recreate […]

Fiorentina pay tribute to Astori with victory while Bayern run riot in Germany

Manchester United overcame Liverpool in England’s biggest game of the weekend, but what went on across the other top European leagues? Barcelona remain eight points clear at the top of La Liga after goals from Suarez and Coutinho helped them beat ten-man Malaga 2-0, with Atletico Madrid staying in second having beating Celta Vigo 3-0, […]

Barcelona move further in front in Spain while all of Italy mourn after the tragic death of Davide Astori

As Manchester City saw off Chelsea to go one step closer to a Premier League title, while Liverpool became the fourth side to win 300 home Premier League games, what went on across the other top European leagues? With the sudden and tragic death of Fiorentina captain Davide Astori, all Serie A games were rightly […]

Barcelona continue breaking records while Bayern fault at the final hurdle in their record chase

As Manchester City stormed to the League Cup title under Pep Guardiola in England, what went on across the other top European leagues? In Germany, Bayern Munich slipped up in their efforts of completing a club record 15th straight win as they were held to a goalless draw at home to Hertha Berlin. They are […]

Euro Roundup: Real Madrid continue their fine form while Bayern recover to maintain their impressive spot at the top

The FA Cup stole the headlines in England as Spurs were held to a 2-2 draw with Rochdale, while Manchester United eased past Huddersfield, but what went on across Europe in the top leagues? Napoli are a point ahead of Juventus at the top of Serie A after Allan’s early goal was enough to help […]

Euro Roundup: Bayern rise further ahead in Germany as Napoli edge top spot in Italy

Manchester City pulled further ahead at the top of the English Premier League as their noisy neighbours slipped up, but how did the other top European teams get on this weekend? Barcelona remain seven points clear in Spain despite a 0-0 stalemate with Getafe, their second successive league draw, allowing Atletico Madrid to creep closer […]

Euro Roundup: Real Madrid back to winning ways as PSG dominance comes to an end

Manchester City took another step towards another English Premier League title, but how did their European counterparts get on in the other top leagues? In Spain, Real Madrid picked up their first La Liga win since 9th December as they smashed Deportivo 7-1, with Gareth Bale (2), Cristiano Ronaldo (2), Nacho Fernandez (2) and Luka […]

France and Brazil: Two International Football Giants but Who Can Go Further in Russia 2018?

With the 2018 World Cup countdown well and truly underway, there are several nations with their eyes on the famous trophy, perhaps none more so than two sides who have given so much to the beautiful game on the international stage throughout the decades: France and Brazil. The daunting list of potential opponents for both […]

Euro Roundup: Bayern open up the gap in Germany as Barcelona cruise to yet another league victory

Manchester City continued their dominance in England with yet another resounding victory, but how did their European counterparts get on across the other top leagues? In Italy, Inter suffered a shock 3-1 loss at home to Udinese to knock them off the top of the table, and so Napoli’s victory of the same result at […]

Euro Roundup: Bayern lose out as La Liga’s top two settle for a point

Manchester City continued their fine run of form to keep their Premier League title dreams alive, but what went on throughout the other top European leagues? Bayern Munich remain top of the Bundesliga despite a 2-1 loss at Borussia Monchengladbach, and stay three points ahead of RB Leipzig, who comfortably saw off Werder Bremen with […]

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