Sparta Prague playmaker Borek Dockal will be pulling the strings in the Czech Republic’s attack. Photograph: Getty

Prospects  It doesn’t seem that long since the Czechs might have been regarded as a decent outside bet for a European title but there is no fe(...)

Nihat is mobbed by his Turkey teammates after his winner against the Czech Republic at Euro 2008. Photograph: Getty

Euro 2008: Turkey 3 Czech Republic 2 June 15th, 2008 Turkey started their Euro 2008 campaign with a tame enough defeat by Portugal and when they fo(...)