Dec 02, 2011 02:42 EST
Europe's top football nations gather in Kiev on Friday to discover their fate when the draw takes place for Euro 2012 with all eyes looking out for the cliched 'Group of Death'.
Nov 29, 2011 23:03 EST
While the clock ticks down to the Euro 2012 draw in Ukraine, organisers in fellow host country Poland say they are ready for anything as they wait to learn which qualified nations will play where.
Nov 21, 2011 14:55 EST
Spanish sports stars including Rafael Nadal and Pep Gardiola have reacted with fury to comments from French tennis great Yannick Noah that doping was widespread in Spanish sport.
Nov 16, 2011 13:16 EST
Football icons Barcelona on Wednesday launched their first European training school outside Spain in Poland, aiming to spread their "tiki-taka" style among kids dreaming of becoming the next Lionel Messi.
Nov 15, 2011 18:08 EST
The Republic of Ireland ended years of frustration by reaching their first major finals since the 2002 World Cup as they qualified for Euro 2012 on Tuesday.
Nov 15, 2011 17:12 EST
Croatia booked their ticket to the Euro 2012 finals with a 0-0 home draw ensuring a 3-0 aggregate victory after the second leg of their play-off against Turkey here on Tuesday.
Nov 15, 2011 00:58 EST
Germany's in-form striker Mario Gomez admitted that despite his present goalscoring streak he still faced a battle with veteran Miroslav Klose to be their first choice striker at Euro 2012.
Nov 12, 2011 11:52 EST
Practically disowned by his own press after the failure to qualify directly for Euro 2012, Croatia coach Slaven Bilic tasted revenge with his side's 3-0 away win over Turkey in the first leg of the playoffs on Friday.
Nov 11, 2011 09:59 EST
Spain captain Iker Casillas will make an emotional return to Wembley when he wins a record-equalling 126th cap for the world champions in Saturday's friendly against England.
Nov 10, 2011 14:36 EST
Euro 2012 qualifying enters its endgame on Friday with Portugal facing a tough assignment in Zenica and the Republic of Ireland in Tallinn hoping to erase the bitter memories of missing the boat to last year's World Cup.
Oct 13, 2011 13:16 EDT
Croatia coach Slaven Bilic said Thursday he was dreaming of avenging their dramatic Euro 2008 quarter-final defeat to Turkey after drawing Guus Hiddink's side in the play-offs for a place at Euro 2012.
Oct 12, 2011 13:45 EDT
UEFA president Michel Platini on Wednesday lauded Poland's preparations for Euro 2012, and said concerns over fellow-host Ukraine's ability to get ready had largely subsided.
Oct 11, 2011 16:20 EDT
Russia comfortably clinched their place at the Euro 2012 finals with a 6-0 win over qualifying group B minnows Andorra here on Tuesday.
Oct 10, 2011 19:59 EDT
Scotland manager Craig Levein sees no reason why a famous victory can't be achieved against world champions Spain on Tuesday that would guarantee his team a place in the Euro 2012 play-offs.
Oct 10, 2011 11:47 EDT
Speaking ahead of his side's final Euro 2012 qualifier against Scotland in Alicante, Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque insisted no one will receive preferential treatment when it comes to selecting his squad for next summer's finals.
Oct 08, 2011 20:30 EDT
Russia skipper Andrei Arshavin is determined to shine at the Euro 2012 finals and put his critics, who insisted that his heart wasn't with the national team, firmly in their place.
Oct 02, 2011 17:25 EDT
Ex-England coach Steve McClaren has resigned as Nottingham Forest manager after just 10 games in charge of the struggling Championship side, the former European champions confirmed on Sunday.
Sep 05, 2011 22:19 EDT
Euro 2012 co-hosts Poland will be looking for their maiden win over Germany on Tuesday at the 17th time of trying when the neighbours square off in a friendly in Gdansk.
Sep 04, 2011 12:07 EDT
With Germany to face Euro 2012 co-hosts Poland on Tuesday, coach Joachim Loew has played down the euphoria in the media here amidst growing expectations of winning the European title next June.
Sep 03, 2011 12:00 EDT
Veteran striker Miroslav Klose insists the current Germany team is the best he has played in after they became the first team to qualify for Euro 2012 when they hammered Austria 6-2.