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  • Frank Lampard
    Jun 01, 2012 17:55 IST

    England's Lampard out of Euro 2012 due to injury

    The Football Association says England midfielder Frank Lampard is out of the European Championship because of a thigh injury. Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson has replaced him.

  • Cristiano Ronaldo
    Jun 02, 2012 15:37 IST

    Euro 2012: Ronaldo key for Portugal

    Portugal had difficulties qualifying for Euro 2012, but will nevertheless start the forthcoming tournament in Ukraine and Poland with high expectations, thanks to Real Madrid's ace Cristiano Ronaldo.

  • Chelsea
    Jun 03, 2012 21:01 IST

    Hodgson's woes mount as Cahill ruled out of Euro

    England defender Gary Cahill has been ruled out of Euro 2012 with a double fracture of the jaw, the Football Association (FA) announced on Sunday.

  • Sebastian Schweinsteiger
    Jun 05, 2012 00:40 IST

    Germans arrive at Euro 2012 in confident mood

    Germany arrived in Gdansk for Euro 2012 on Monday with key midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger having received a clean bill of health and coach Joachim Loew in a confident mood.

  • Sebastian Schweinsteiger
    Jun 07, 2012 07:53 IST

    Czechs and Russia have points to prove

    The Czech Republic will draw on memories of impressive runs at past tournaments while Russia are looking to show their semi-final appearance in 2008 was no fluke when they clash in their Euro 2012 Group A opener in Wroclaw tomorrow.

  • Wayne Rooney
    Jun 07, 2012 12:55 IST

    Rooney insists England can challenge at Euros

    Wayne Rooney insists England can mount a serious challenge at the European Championship despite the mood of pessimism surrounding Roy Hodgson's injury-hit squad.

  • Cairo Stadium
    Jun 07, 2012 13:50 IST

    Beware hooligans: Testicle-biting dogs at Euro 2012

    From testicle-biting police dogs to sonic cannons capable of inducing involuntary urination, Polish anti-hooligan squads have an array of weapons ready for potential trouble-makers at Euro 2012.

  • Euro 2012
    Jun 08, 2012 00:32 IST

    Eurovision - Your guide to Euro 2012

    Your guide to the greatest football spectacle, the Euro 2012.

  • Euro 2012 opening ceremony
    Jun 08, 2012 22:36 IST

    Euro 2012: Fans trickle in from crisis-hit Greece

    There's no sea of blue-and-white to greet Greece this time around.

  • Robin van Persie
    Jun 09, 2012 00:11 ISTfirst among equals

    The dance of death

    The most difficult group gets underway with two marquee clashes. Match box & quote shoot | Open season or hunting gamble?

  • Robert Lewandowski
    Jun 09, 2012 00:16 IST

    First day, flat show: Stalemate for hosts

    Greece fought back to draw 1-1 with co-hosts Poland in the opening match of Euro 2012 on Friday but also missed a penalty as both teams ended an action-packed Group A clash with 10 men. Result

  • Robert Lewandowski
    Jun 09, 2012 07:28 IST

    Lewandowski shines, but Poles have work cut out

    Poland striker Robert Lewandowski has set out his stall as a player to watch at Euro 2012, but his goal against Greece in the tournament opener can't hide the fact that by drawing 1-1, the co-hosts now have their work cut out to progress.

  • Alan Dzagoev
    Jun 09, 2012 12:12 IST

    Czech it out: Dzagoev, from Russia with love

    A vibrant Russia took command of Group A on the opening day of the European Championships with a 4-1 win over the Czech Republic here on Friday.

  • Jun 10, 2012 00:04 IST

    Ireland look to take leaf out of Chelsea’s book

    Anyone who found the manner of Chelsea's Champions League triumph hard to digest is advised to look elsewhere when rank outsiders Ireland face Croatia in their Euro 2012 opener on Sunday.

  • Niko Kranjcar
    Jun 10, 2012 00:08 IST

    Croatia have learned from Turkish trauma: Kranjcar

    Croatia midfielder Niko Kranjcar believes they have learned from the bitter experience of their quarter-final defeat by Turkey four years ago and are ready to make a real push in Euro 2012.