The three lions warmed up to a crucial week in the Nations League with a 3-0 victory over Ireland at Wembley. These are 2 teams who know each other well with both having players plying their trade in the English League divisions. I was especially looking forward to how Jadon Sancho performs. He has beenContinue reading “INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLY:England vs Ireland”
A coach who is new to a team normally wants his team to play friendlies against smaller nations to build confidence in himself and for the benefit of player morale. So when I saw this fixture up on Wednesday, I was really surprised the Netherlands picked Spain for a friendly. Look at Portugal’s smashing ofContinue reading “NETHERLANDS VS SPAIN”
Les Bleus suffered a shock 2-0 defeat to the Fins in St Denis to go into next week’s fixtures with their confidence dented. France started with Gladbach’s Thuram at the left of the attack , Pogba (who is having a torrid time at club level) paired with Rennes’s N’zonzi in midfield.It was Thuram who wasContinue reading “FRANCE VS FINLAND”
Germany warmed up for their upcoming Nations League fixtures with a 1-0 victory over the Czech Republic in Leipzig on Wednesday night.Luca Waldschmidt of Benfica scored his first for Der Mannschaft. This was basically Germany’s B team against the B team of the Czechs. Phillip Max was the player on song yesterday setting up theContinue reading “INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLY:GERMANY VS CZECH REPUBLIC”
Dominic Calvert Lewin is a man on fire. He continues his fine form from Everton in this convincing win over home nation Wales.
The World Champions made themselves look good here. Olivier Giroud’s 100th cap was a good one. 7up.
Germany’s struggles continue.