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The USMNT will take on northern neighbors Canada in an exciting friendly at California's StubHub Center on Friday, February 5th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for USA vs. Canada.
With the World Cup two years away, 2016 will be a busy year for many football teams, and the USA and Canada are not exception. In the CONCACAF region, March will mark the resumption of qualifying rounds for the 2018 edition of one of football's most major tournaments and as such, both the Stars and Stripes and Les Rouges will be keen on figuring out who will be their best starting XIs as they... Read the rest of the article »
No player, male or female, has scored more goals than Abby Wambach with their national teams. She is said to be the greatest of all times among many of her peers and analysts.
There will be 22 players on the field when the United States Women's National Team and China face off at the Mercedes Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisianna but one player is set to steal the spotlight. 35-year-old Abby Wambach is ready to quit a magnificent career in this friendly game, which will be her 252nd cap.
Wambach will be remembered by many of her teammates and fans as the "Greatest... Read the rest of the article »
Tottenham's player scored a wonderful 25-yard shot into the top right hand corner of Hugo Lloris' net, during the friendly match between the two countries.
Dele Alli made everyone at Wembley Stadium scream and shout with a massive strike, which led the way for England to defeat France. In a game that had an emotional moment prior to the kick-off, Alli was able to shift the focus to the pitch by giving the Pross a first half lead.
This was Alli's first international goal with England, and he was able to score after being handed his first start with... Read the rest of the article »
Local authorities evacuated Hannover's stadium after a suspicious package was found near the stadium. No further statement has been made by the German police.
First it was the friendly match between Belgium and Spain, and now, just an hour before kick-off, Germany and the Netherlands were forced to cancel their friendly match today over a bomb threat. Following the terrorist attacks in Paris last Friday, all European venues hosting international matches are on red alert, and with a direct threat made against HDI Arena at Hannover, the German police took... Read the rest of the article »
The game was on the verge of being cancelled due to the terrorist attacks in Paris last Friday, but French authorities decided the game should be played as an homage to those who died.
Football showed today that it can be an instrument to put reunite nations, as English and French players prepared to play a friendly match at Wembley Stadium.
The game, which was on the verge of being cancelled, saw both nation's fans singing as one the French anthem, "La Marseillaise", sending goosebumps to everyone watching around the world.
One of the players included in... Read the rest of the article »
After a difficult friendly in Paris against France, Germany are due to take on the Netherlands on Tuesday, November 17th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for Germany vs. Netherlands.
Although it was billed as one of the blockbuster friendlies, France vs. Germany was overshadowed by some unfortunate events off the pitch. As les Bleus and die Mannschaft faced off in France's capital, some horrific criminal acts were being perpetuated by terrorists across the iconic city, which, as per recent reports, have been attributed to Islamic organization ISIS after they took responsibility... Read the rest of the article »
The Paris terror attack claimed the life of Lassana Diarra’s cousin, Asta Diakite.
The France midfielder revealed that his cousin was among the victims of the attack that claimed at least 128 lives. Diarra was involved in France’s 2-0 win over Germany having played for 80 minutes.
The 30-year-old Marseille player confirmed the sad news via social media. Both the France and German national teams spent the night at the Stade de France since it was too risky to venture... Read the rest of the article »
The friendly match between England and a grief-stricken France will go ahead on Tuesday as planned, according to the French Football Federation.
The friendly match comes at a time when France and the entire international community mourns the death of at least 127 people who were killed by ISIS militants in the latest terror attack by the Islamist group.
The French Football Federation president Noel le Graet told journalists that Les Bleus would honor the friendly match against their English counterparts on Tuesday at the Wembley... Read the rest of the article »
After losing to newly-crowned no. 1 side Belgium, Italy will attempt to re-group as they welcome Romania for a friendly on Tuesday, November 17th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for Italy vs. Romaina.
For at least the first 45 minutes, Italy thought that they had a foothold in the game as they took on the world's newest no. 1 side - Belgium - in a friendly clash in Brussels. Although Antonio Candreva's early effort had been cancelled out shortly after by a goal from Jan Vertonghen, the Azzurri headed into the dressing room at half-time on seemingly equal terms with the Red Devils.
However... Read the rest of the article »
After scraping by to qualify for EURO 2016 last month, Croatia wil travel to take on Russia in a friendly match on Tuesday, November 17th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for Russia vs Croatia.
When the EURO 2016 qualifying sections were announced last year, many figured that it would be a close battle between Italy and Croatia for who would take top spot in the group. In the end, it was indeed the Azzurri and the Vatreni to secure a ticket for next summer's affair in France, but for the latter, it was not as smooth sailing as their fans would have expected.
Things started off well... Read the rest of the article »
French Football Federation revealed that Les Bleus will still make the trip to Wembley.
Talks suggested that Tuesday’s friendly between England and France could be cancelled after the terrorist attack in Paris that killed at least 128 people in the capital.
A suicide bombing occurred outside Stade de France in Les Bleus’ 2-0 defeat to Germany on Friday, which left three dead, leading to a state of emergency, with Francois Hollande announcing three days of national mourning... Read the rest of the article »
Players of the national side were left “shocked” and “scared”, as three were killed by suicide bombing at the stadium.
The German national team decided to spend the night at Stade the France, from late Friday to early Saturday, as three explosions near the French stadium left three dead, report L’Equipe.
This was after the European nation witnessed a series of devastating terrorist attacks which claimed the lives of at least 128 people, leaving 99 in “critical condition”, an incident which... Read the rest of the article »
The Portugal national football team plays Russia in their international friendly fixture on November 13, 2015.
This fixture brings back the sad memories of the 2012 World Cup qualifiers when the Russians beat Portugal 1-0 at home in Moscow to qualify for the World Cup under renowned Italian manager Fabio Capello. Even after the resignation of Capello, Russia still has a strong and promising team under the new coach Leonid Slutsky. Thanks to his leadership, the Sbornaya have booked an early spot at the... Read the rest of the article »
EURO 2016 hosts France will welcome 2014 World Cup winners Germany for an exciting friendly clash on Friday, November 13th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for France vs. Germany.
As hosts of next year's highly anticipated EURO tournament, France have already secured their spot without navigating through a series of potentially tricky qualifying matches. However, this does not mean that Didier Deschamps's side have been sitting on their laurels; rather, les Bleus have featured in a series of friendlies against sides they could possibly face next summer.
Save for defeats... Read the rest of the article »
England travel to Spain to face the European giants for a friendly match that will be played at the Rico Perez Stadium in Alicanto on Friday 13, November.
The Three Lions approach this fixture as part of their preparations for the Euro 2016. Roy Hodgson’s side has already qualified for the Euro 2016 after thrashing San Marino 6-0. England’s last meeting with Spain was back in 2011 at the Wembley Stadium when the host nation beat the visiting side by a solitary goal. However, their last trip to Spain was back in 2009 when they lost 2-0 in... Read the rest of the article »
The Welsh side will try to make the most out of this game, while the Dutch try to close a year to forget in good fashion against Chris Coleman's crew. Check out the broadcasting info for this friendly match below.
Wales' first international tournament since the 1958 World Cup requires proper warmup games, and Chris Coleman's men will want to get their first win against an ailing Netherlands squad when both sides collide at Cardiff City Stadium.
After a more than successful run in the Euro 2016 Qualifiers, Chris Coleman will be looking for a number of alternatives to prepare the Welsh for their first International... Read the rest of the article »
Newly crowned no. 1 side Belgium will continue their preparations for EURO 2016 as they welcome Italy for a friendly match on Friday, November 13th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for Belgium vs Italy.
As Belgium prepare to welcome Italy for a friendly match-up this Friday, the stage appears to have been set for what should be an entertaining match. One one side will be a rapidly growing footballing power, who despite not having won any international silverware have vaulted up the FIFA rankings from 71st in 2007 to first as of this November. As a result, they are viewed by some as serious favorites... Read the rest of the article »
Qatar hosts Turkey in one of the many international friendlies lined up for this weekend. The Middle Eastern country resumed training at the Aspire Academy under coach Daniel Carreno.
The friendly match with Turkey comes just four days before the host nation plays Bhutan in their 2018 FIFA World Cup and 2019 Asian Cup joint qualifying match. In the first leg of the international tournament, Qatar beat Bhutan 15-0 in Doha back in September. The Al Anabi have not lost a match in Group C so far.
Meanwhile, their Turkish opponents are expected to land in Doha on November... Read the rest of the article »
El Tri will add another chapter to the rivalry against Panamá, in a game that will end Ricardo Ferretti's term as Mexico's head coach. Check out the live streaming & TV info for Mexico vs Panama below.
One of the most controversial matches of the 2015 Gold Cup featured Mexico and Panama, with El Tri prevailing in the semi-final after a dubious penalty awarded by the referee. This Tuesday, Mexico will host Panama with the objective of ending Ricardo Ferretti's term as interim coach with a victory.
Ferretti took over the team's coaching duties to facilitate the Mexican Federation's job of choosing... Read the rest of the article »
The Stars & Stripes lost their previous match against El Tri, while the Costa Ricans are getting used to their new coach's tactics. Don't miss this CONCACAF friendly match with our guide below.
When two of CONCACAF's giants collide, great football can be expected. And when the USMNT and Costa Rica take the pitch, fans will witness two of the region's teams trying to find stability before the World Cup Qualifiers start in November.
The USMNT will try to save face in front of their home crowd after losing the CONCACAF Cup against Mexico, with Jurgen Klinsmann facing pressure for his... Read the rest of the article »