Czech Republic 1 Denmark 2: Potential England clash awaits as Delaney & Dolberg continue Danes' emotional Euros journey

ONE footballing fairytale in a lifetime is incredible enough – but a second really is stretching the point. Then again, maybe we should have expected it of a team which hails from the land of Hans Christian Andersen. In 1992, of course, Denmark got a late invite to the party when Yugoslavia was thrown out…and ended up as the unlikeliest

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Scotland vs Czech Republic LIVE: Stream FREE, TV channel, kick-off time, team news for TODAY'S Euro 2020 match

AFTER 23 years of waiting, Scotland return to international tournament football with a game against the Czech Republic. Steve Clarke's men were brilliant in Belgrade to stun Serbia in November and secure passage to Euro 2020 via the play-off route. The Czechs meanwhile reached the tournament by finishing second in England's qualifying group. However, Scotland will be in confident mood

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Central African Republic says former president plotting a coup

Bangui: The government of Central African Republic has accused former president Francois Bozize of plotting a coup as political tension and violence rise ahead of the country's December 27 general election. The government said in a statement on Saturday, West Africa Standard Time, that Bozize plotted with members of his family and a number of armed groups to attack two

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Republic of Ireland player tests positive for Covid-19 two days before England friendly

A Republic of Ireland player has tested positive for Covid-19 just two days before the side's friendly with England. No other player has been deemed a close contact so the match is not in doubt. The FAI said: "The Football Association of Ireland can confirm that one member of the senior men's international team has tested positive for Covid-19. "There

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Czech Republic goes back into full national coronavirus lockdown a day after Ireland as second wave smashes Europe

THE Czech Republic has been plunged into a national lockdown to save its health service from "COLLAPSE" as a second Covid wave sweeps through Europe. This comes after the country saw a record-breaking 12,000 new coronavirus cases recorded in a single day. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates The strict two-week national lockdown means

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Republic of Ireland: Stephen Kenny says desire for own backroom team meant Robbie Keane couldn’t be accommodated

Media playback is not supported on this device New Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny says his desire to have “clearly defined” backroom team roles left him unable to accommodate the county’s record goalscorer Robbie Keane. Keane remains under contract to the Football Association of Ireland after Mick McCarthy’s departure but has now been left without an obvious role. Keith

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Republic of Ireland star James McClean wears BALACLAVA for ‘history lesson’ to his kids in deleted Instagram post – The Sun

IRELAND ace James McClean wore a BALACLAVA in front of his children in an Instagram post he described as a 'history lesson'. The Stoke City winger uploaded the photo to his Instagram story before deleting it shortly after. The photo shows the Derry native sporting a balaclava – headwear synonymous with the IRA – while sitting in front of two

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