Denmark can take heart that Christian Eriksen is recovering and will be cheering them on along with the rest of the country as they try to salvage their Euro 2020 campaign against fancied Belgium in Copenhagen on the night of June 1
Former UEFA head Michel Platini confirmed on June 15 that he is to become the French representative on the board of FIFPRO, the world players’ union.
Memories of Tiger Woods winning the 2008 US Open at Torrey Pines on a broken leg inspire major winners as they return for another US Open at the oceanside course.
Iran, Saudi Arabia, the UAE topped their respective groups to ease into the third phase of Asian qualifying for the 2022 FIFA World Cup on June 15.
Qatar’s Abderrahman Samba was thrown an Olympic lifeline when the postponement of the Tokyo Games allowed him to make a timely recovery from injury that will see him ready to target a podium finish in the 400m hurdles.
A nurse accused of neglect in Diego Maradona’s death told Argentine prosecutors on June 14 that he was following orders “not to disturb” the football icon while he slept.
Long overlooked in the national team set-up, Lorenzo Insigne served notice of his intentions at Euro 2020 with a sublime goal in Italy’s impressive opening win against Turkey last Friday night.
Spain opened their Euro 2020 campaign with a goalless draw against Sweden in Seville on Monday after their preparations were badly affected by Covid-19, while Patrik Schick scored one of the championship’s great goals in the Czech Republic’s 2-0 win over Scotland.
The Euro 2020 semi-finals and final will be played in front of 40,000 fans at Wembley, while a capacity crowd will witness the Wimbledon finals as part of a series of new pilot events in England.
After concluding another legendary season of the UEFA Champions League last month, Heineken continues to bring its fans another world class football experience with the UEFA EURO 2020.