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Month: June 2021

Denmark

Denmark show their fighting spirit

Denmark are in the quarter-finals of Euro 2020. Before the tournament began, this wouldn’t have been too much of a surprise. They are a quality team, with a strong defence, and an attack led by the talented Christian Eriksen. After the first game, however, that came into doubt. For a while, viewers watched in shock as Christian Eriksen collapsed on the pitch and needed CPR and a defibrillator to survive. He was eventually taken to …

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Euro 2020

Euro 2020: Complete Group Stage Review

It’s over, finally. 36 games of football, and one-third of the 24 nations will go home. (Well, some are probably already at home.) One thing is certain, however, Euro 2020 has been an exciting watch – except for Sweden v Slovakia, of course – with gripping games, fantastic goals, last-gasp defending and qualification drama until the last minute. With the Round of 16 ties set, let’s look at the definitive review of the Euro 2020 …

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Euro 2020 Portgual vs France

Euro 2020: Portugal vs France preview

The Euro 2020 Portugal vs France match brings back a lot of memories. Holy grail. Promised Land and all that for one. Broken dreams and home agony for the other. Five years ago, when Euro 2016 was actually a tournament held in 2016, Portugal beat France in the final in Paris to crown themselves European champions. France, after beating then world champions Germany in the semi final, fell at the final hurdle. Quite unbelievably. And …

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Jack Grealish

England attack: The Grealish conundrum

Form is temporary, the clamour for Grealish is permanent. The Euros are two matchdays deep, and so far we’ve seen some absolutely amazing, thirlling games, and Sweden v Slovakia. But the big question on every England fan’s lips: is it coming home? If the performance against Scotland is anything to go by, then it certainly isn’t. England’s embarassment of riches¬† Much has been made of England’s seemingly never-ending supply of right-backs. But England are very …

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Copa America Brazil

Copa America: Brazil favourites for title

Copa America Brazil 2021 is a strange eventuality. The tournament was not meant to be held here. Only moved at the eleventh hour because of crisis. And landed up on crisis territory. If this statement in itself comes across as a surprise, one would be understanding of it. Copa America is no more the glittering exhibition of silk and dribble of yesteryear. The headlines of this tournament does not grab the attention of the world …

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