Some people thought that it was not going to happen and yet during the recently held FIFA congress the new rule that will put a cap on the number of foreign players in a team’s starting eleven passed almost unanimously. The new rule known as the ‘6+5’ rule will force European clubs to limit their […]

After a 2-2 final in a friendly match against Belarus, Germany midfielder Torsten Frings admitted that his team needs to improve defensively if they want to win in Euro 2008. Germany is currently the favorite to win the tournament, but without a strong defense a win will be difficult for any team. The team was […]

All of the coaches have finished naming their squads as of yesterday and now all sixteen teams have there line-ups set in stone. Now that we can see who is set to be playing in the tournament we begin seeing how the event should shape up. Each team has 23 men on the squad which […]

Bafetimbi Gomis is on the final 23-man roster for France, which was revealed today. After yesterday’s performance that is no surprise to anyone. The 22-year-old Gomis scored both goals for France in their win over Ecuador. He was put on the team as part of the provisional 30-man roster prior to the final cuts and […]

If you’re like most of us, you’re already in a frenzy awaiting the start of Euro2008 but if you can’t wait until kick-off then you can start early now with the video game. UEFA Euro2008 is published by EA and went on sale today. The game is set-up so you can be in control of […]

Spain hasn’t won at the Euro Cup for 47 years now and they will be looking to try their best to avoid the drought to continue for any longer. The squad is practicing right now before the tournament begins and feel like a united team. The morale of the squad is very high say the […]

Croatia manager Slaven Bilic is thinking of implementing a strategy shit for his team after a lackluster win in a friendly game against Moldova. Croatia managed to only squeak by their opponents, who they should have beaten handsomely. The players just weren’t aggressive enough and being too passive will definitely not bring them many wins […]

Defending European champions Greece have had a major wake up call yesterday losing a friendly game to lowly Hungary. Two weeks before the tournament’s start, Greece showed little form and passion as Hungary scored 3 goals in the span of 16 minutes to take a commanding lead and eventually finish the game 3-2 over the […]

Defender Patrick Mueller walked out on his club team, Lyon, in order to try and compete for a spot on Switzerland (for Euro 2008). Lyon manager Alain Perrin advised Mueller not to leave, hoping that he would stay for Saturday’s French Cup final. The Swiss also have a pretty important match on Saturday, which will […]

With Euro2008 approaching at a rather lightning speed all of the needed plans have to be rolled into effect and not just for the teams but also in the committee. Recently this was showed off when the team buses were revealed to everyone. Each team got their own coach bus with their team colors and […]

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