The Aviva Stadium ahead of  Ireland’s second leg play-off against Bosnia and Herzegovina, with a 2-0 win sealing Ireland’s passage to Euro 2016  on a 3-1 aggregate scoreline. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images

Uefa has confirmed that the 2016 European Championships will take place in France despite the deadly attacks that struck Paris. “The Euro final draw w(...)

France players celebrate scoring the opening goal during the international friendly soccer match against Germany at the Stade de France. Photograph: Ian langsdon/EPA

The full France squad, with the bereaved Lassana Diarra in their number, will travel to London today before the friendly against England at Wembley(...)

Alex Ferguson was today confirmed as Uefa’s new coaching ambassador. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

The Republic of Ireland will be among the second seeds for Euro 2016 qualifying after Uefa outlined plans for the preliminary competition in Nyon tod(...)