International Friendly Related Content
After a disappointing stalemate against Montenegro, Sweden will face off against France in a friendly clash on Tuesday, November 18th. Find out where to watch the game online & on TV here.
It has not been the best season so far for Zlatan Ibrahimovic, and not surprisingly, the 33-year-old's injury woes have also concided with both PSG and Sweden's form this season. Les Parisiens are finally getting back on track after defeating arch-rivals Marseille in last weekend's Classique, but as for the Blågult, despite sitting in second behind Austria, they have only won one of their four... Read the rest of the article »
Following their EURO 2016 qualifying match against Croatia, Italy will welcome Albania in a friendly match on Tuesday, November 18th.
Given that both Italy and Croatia had won all three games thus far in their EURO 2016 qualifying group, Sunday's match at San Siro was set to be a spicy encounter. However, things got a lot crazier than many viewers had expected and the game had to be eventually suspended while the riot police dealt with some rowdy visiting fans.
After the smoke--no pun intended--had settled, the Azzurri attempted... Read the rest of the article »
Spain vs Germany live streaming info and TV listings are available here. Watch this blockbuster International Friendly match in your country online/on TV on November 18, 2014.
Spain stood in the way of everything. Spain stood in the way of domination. Spain stood in the way of dreams. Spain stood in the way of a European Championship trophy. Spain stood in the way of a World Cup Final in South Africa. But Spain had long gone home when Germany stood atop the World in July 2014. Suddenly, Spain turned around and looked up at Germany.
The Germans... Read the rest of the article »
Both Ireland and USA are coming off a defeat, but for the hosts, their defeat will have been more disappointing. Watch live on TV & online as both countries will try to bounce back from a defeated Friday night.
International Friendly matches may not always generate the same buzz as a qualification fixture, but if anything, it allows a squad to work out some important minor details. Along with that, it also gives you a chance to bounce back from a dissapointing result, which is what the USA and Ireland will have in mind.
Ireland's 1-0 defeat against Scotland on Friday came thanks to a fantastic goal... Read the rest of the article »
The tickets have not been selling, but a meeting between Argentina and Portugal at Old Trafford will generate a lot of interest. Watch this International Friendly match live on TV & online.
Old Trafford has welcomed some of the world's greatest footballers over the years, with Tuesday's friendly match between Portugal and Argentina being no different.
Although both sides feature a long list of top stars in the world of football, it goes without saying that this will be just another opportunity for analysts and fans to compare Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
Portugal's... Read the rest of the article »
The Manchester City striker's hand influences a game's final score for the second consecutive time.
Argentine striker Sergio Aguero has made a habit of using his hand when scoring goals nowadays, it seems.
Currently the English Premier League's leading goalscorer with 12 strikes in 11 games, the Manchester City ace was guilty of a handball in the build-up to his first goal in the 2-2 draw at QPR last Saturday, albeit it was unintentional.
And on Wednesday, in a friendly encounter between... Read the rest of the article »
Mexico still have not quite gotten over that controversial 2-1 defeat to the Oranje at the World Cup in Brazil, it appears.
How does the saying go? Let bygones be bygones?
European giants Netherlands played host to Mexico in a friendly encounter on Wednesday night. A game which saw talents from across the globe take to the field, a return for Real Sociedad star Carlos Vela to the national team setup, much of the pre-match hype surrounded one player in particular: Arjen Robben.
To say the Bayern Munich ace... Read the rest of the article »
James Rodriguez's 75th minute wonder strike gave Los Cafeteros a 1-0 win, but El Tigre must not be happy after being robbed the chance of making the score sheet
Manchester United striker Radamel Falcao was in action on Tuesday as Colombia traveled to New Jersey to face Canada in a friendly at the Red Bull Arena.
The 28-year-old attacker, who scored his first ever goal in a Red Devils jersey in their 2-1 win over Everton, netted in Saturday's 3-0 win over El Salvador, Falcao's first start in over a year.
And the former Atletico Madrid star would... Read the rest of the article »
Korea will welcome Costa Rica in a friendly clash on Tuesday, October 14th. Find out where to watch the game both online and on TV here.
In terms of their past meeting history, Korea and Costa Rica appear to be fairly evenly matched, with the hosts winning their last meeting in January 1-0, the visitors coming out on top in 2006 and 2002, and a 2-2 draw back in February 2000. However, this summer's World Cup was quite a different experience for each.
The Central American side shocked all by emerging out of their group which contained... Read the rest of the article »
The Real Madrid star was seen nursing his left knee after being taken off the pitch in the friendly at the Stade de France
Portuguese ace Cristiano Ronaldo was involved in an injury scare after the player was seen with bandage and an ice pack on his left knee during his nation's 2-1 loss to France.
Playing at Stade de France, the Real Madrid ace experienced a frustrating night in which he registered no shots on goal, before being removed off the pitch in the 76th minute.
Known for his fitness and speed, injury... Read the rest of the article »
The 27-year-old Barcelona striker asked the referee permission to be excused off the pitch during the first half in his side's international friendly
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez was back in action for his national side as the striker played in Uruguay's clash with Saudi Arabia, on Friday.
This was the first time the 27-year-old attacker featured for the Copa America champions ever since receiving a lengthy ban from football for biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Serving a four-month suspension... Read the rest of the article »
Les Bleus host a post-World Cup Portugal with a new coach, fresh new players and some Bento rejected players.
Portugal will embark on a new journey on Saturday, after the dismissal of Paulo Bento. Portuguese fans will now put their confidence in 59-year-old Fernando Santos, who will take part in his first match as manager of his native country.
His eight match ban from FIFA after he was ejected in the World Cup while managing Greece has many fans questioning the Portuguese FA. If they are to hold up... Read the rest of the article »
Landon Donovan will make his 157th appearance for the USMNT on Friday against Ecuador. Watch live on TV & Online as the American legend plays his final match for the USA.
Jurgen Klinsmann was on the end of mixed criticism after he announced the squad he was taking to Brazil for the World Cup. Despite the frustration from some fans, the German guided the USMNT out of their group, being eliminated by Beligum in a 2-1 overtime thriller.
On Friday, the USMNT will return to the pitch in an international friendly that will take place at Rentschler Field in Connecticut.... Read the rest of the article »
Willian scored the only goal in Brazil’s hard-fought win against Ecuador on Tuesday.
It was a pretty even first half at the Metlife Stadium in terms of chances created. Brazil dominated the ball possesion and managed to capitalize their efforts in the 31st minutes with Willian scoring a right-footed goal following an assist from Neymar in a set piece situation.
Ecuador missed the chance to equalize after a shot from Enner Valencia hit the post with 10 minutes to go before the... Read the rest of the article »
Torres was confirmed as a starter by Mexico’s head coach Miguel Herrera on Monday.
Erick Torres is set to make his debut for the Mexican national team in a friendly match against Bolivia on Tuesday night at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Colorado as confirmed by Miguel Herrera on Monday. The Mexican coach usually names the expected line-up one day before the match and this time was not the exception.
Although Torres has already been called up for Mexico’s... Read the rest of the article »
With the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup kicking off in a year’s time, Canada and Jamaica will meet in Toronto’s BMO field on Tuesday in their first preparation match ahead of the confederation’s most important competition.
In 2013, the Canadian Soccer Federation decided to hire Spanish manager Benito Floro as the national team’s head coach, aiming to improve the country’s performance in international competitions; including the World Cup qualifiers.
Recent results haven’t been what they were expecting but at least Canada seems to have found a style of play, which could be developed towards the... Read the rest of the article »
An 83rd minute free-kick goal from the Selecao's new skipper was enough to seal all three points in Dunga's first game in charge since his return to the Brazil national team
Barcelona superstar Neymar captained his national side to a narrow 1-0 win over fellow South American side Colombia in an international friendly on Friday, scoring the winning goals thanks to an 83rd minute well-taken free-kick.
The 22-year-old Blaugrana ace wore the armband after he was named skipper by new coach Dunga, replacing 29-year-old Paris Saint-Germain center-back Thiago Silva.
The... Read the rest of the article »
The big stars will be missing and the pressures will virtually be nonexistent when Germany takes on Argentina in a friendly.
Germany has spoiled many an Argentine party in recent years. The World Cup Final in 2014 is not yet a distant memory; Argentina will remember the painful misses in normal and extra time while Germany will remember watching a decade of labor come into fruition. This match serves a bigger purpose than simple testing grounds for Joachim Löw of course. It will be Germany's chance to say goodbye... Read the rest of the article »
Having failed to qualify for the World Cup, both teams need a good test ahead of the European Championship qualifiers.
Rebuilding is the order of the day for both the Danish and the Turks. They both were absent in this year's World Cup and will now have to try harder to book their place in the European Championships. Slots are going to be easier to obtain this time due to the expansion of the competition; yet, a spot for either of these sides is definitely not guaranteed. Turkey, at first glance, is... Read the rest of the article »
The USMNT looks to start a new era following a dramatic campaign in Brazil 2014 while the Czech Republic faces this game as their last preparation chance ahead of their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign.
With a squad full of youngsters, the USMNT will play their first competitive match after a breathtaking campaign in this year’s World Cup in Brazil, which saw the Americans getting knocked out in the Round of 16 by Belgium in extra time.
In the aim of rejuvenating the squad and develop a solid team for the future, Jurgen Klinsmann named a roster full of youngster for this match... Read the rest of the article »