Euro 2016

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Marc Wilmots has been sacked as Belgium coach after a poor Euro 2016 showing. Photograph:  Pascal Rossignol/Reuters/Livepic

Belgium sacked national coach Marc Wilmots on Friday after their highly fancied team of talents failed to advance beyond the quarter-finals at Euro 20(...)

Ireland are now ranked 31st in the world. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The Republic of Ireland are up two places in the latest Fifa World Rankings to 31st - still three places below the North. Having beaten Italy to secu(...)

Portugal’s  Cristiano Ronaldo and his teammates were welcomed home to Lisbon by thousands of supporters following their Euro 2016 final win over France. Photograph: Patricial De Melo/AFP/Getty

Uefa is set to stick with the 24-team European Championship format for the foreseeable future after what is seen to have been a successful tournament (...)

Eder  scores the winning goal for Portugal during the Euro 2016 final against France. Photo: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

All hail Ederzito Antonio Macedo Lopes, the improbable king of Europe. How fitting that a tournament where the underdog prospered ended with the most (...)

 Antoine Griezmann arrives at the Elysee Palace in Paris on Monday morning. Photograph: Philippe Wojazer/Getty Images

Euro 2016 came to an end on Sunday night with Portugal springing a surprise with victory over hosts France in Sunday’s final. On Monday Uefa’s 13-str(...)

 Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Eder celebrate their team’s victory in Stade de France. Photograph: EPA

Eder barely made an imprint during his ill-fated spell at Swansea, but the striker has left an indelible mark on Portuguese football after scoring the(...)

 Eder holds the Euro 2016 trophy before leaving Marcoussis on Monday morning. Photograph: EPA

Portugal are celebrating their first-ever title after shocking Euro 2016 hosts France, leaving coach Fernando Santos proud of the strength and unity s(...)

French riot police react with tear gas during clashes near the Eiffel Tower at the Paris fan zone during the Portugal v France EURO 2016 final soccer match in Paris, France, July 10, 2016. Photograph:  Philippe Wojazer/Reuters

French police fired tear gas to disperse dozens of people trying to enter the fan zone at the foot of the Eiffel Tower to watch the final of the Euro (...)

Cristiano Ronaldo in a slightly better mood after Portugal’s 1-0 win over France in extra time. Photograph: Afp

Fernando Santos and Didier Deschamps might have had major selection headaches for the final but they were in the ha’penny place next to the head-wreck(...)

Portugal celebrate their Euro 2016 victory. Photograph: Reuters

Dare one say it? The key to Portugal’s remarkable triumph over France in last night’s Euro 2016 final was the clear sensation that the winners Portuga(...)

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