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Cristiano Ronaldo's close-range finish earned Portugal a 1-0 win in a scrappy UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier with Armenia in Faro on Saturday (AEDT) while Germany, Romania...
Romania has appointed Anghel Iordanescu as its new coach after the departure of Victor Piturca earlier this month.
Victor Piturca left his position as Romania coach on Thursday to take charge of Saudi Arabian side Al Ittihad.
Northern Ireland maintained its 100 per cent start in EURO 2016 qualifying Group F with a shock 2-0 win in Greece and sits two points clear of Romania.
Robbie Keane scored a 12-minute hat-trick as Republic of Ireland demolished Gibraltar 7-0, while an Akaki Khubutia own goal handed Scotland a 1-0 triumph over...
​Fernando Santos faces a tall order to win his opening EURO 2016 qualifier as Portugal boss with his side visiting Denmark next Wednesday morning (AEDT).
Germany's UEFA Euro 2016 qualifiers started with an unconvincing 2-1 win over Scotland, while Portugal suffered a shock 1-0 home loss to Albania.

Knee injury cruels Blind ambition

Manchester United star Daley Blind could be set for a long spell on the...

Del Bosque has trust in Spain squad

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque says he has no option but to trust players who...

Low unhappy with 4-0 win

Germany coach Joachim Loew was not happy with his side's performance, despite a...

Hungary v Russia

Hungary 1-2 Russia

Postecoglou pinpoints Australia's deficiencies

An inability to match Japan at set-pieces was the key factor in Australia's 2-1...

Aguirre hails Japan win as ideal preparation

Japan coach Javier Aguirre congratulated his players on a job well done, after...

Japan well rested for Socceroos match-up

Japan coach Javier Aguirre believes his side is well prepared for the clash...

Neymar plays down Thiago Silva row talk

After Brazil's World Cup horror show against Germany, it was only natural that...

Chelsea stars face Spain axe

Chelsea duo Cesc Fabregas and Diego Costa could be in danger of losing their...

'Surprised' Silva vows to fight for Brazil place

Former Brazil captain Thiago Silva has vowed to fight for his way back into the...

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Romania gained instant revenge on Greece for beating it to 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification as Ciprian Marica's penalty sealed a 1-0 away win to commence its...

UEFA Euro 2016 Qualifying Preview

Joachim Low believes Germany is viewed as "potential prey" as it prepares to start its UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying campaign against Scotland.
FIFA World Cup-bound Algeria beat Romania 2-1 in a warm-up match overshadowed by widespread crowd misbehaviour.

Algeria beats Romania in Geneva

Algeria will head to the FIFA World Cup with momentum after beating Romania 2-1 in its final pre-tournament match on Thursday (AEST).

Romania late show sinks Socceroos

Two goals in the last 10 minutes helped Romania to a 3-2 win over Australia in a friendly international in Malaga, Spain.

Socceroos to play Romania

Australia will play an international friendly against Romania in Marbella, Spain, on Thursday 7 February (AEDT).
Argentina had a bizarre refereeing decision to thank for avoiding defeat with a 0-0 stalemate in Romania.

Draw enough to send Greece through

Greece booked its place at its third FIFA World Cup finals as a 1-1 draw saw it beat Romania 4-2 on aggregate.

Romania banks on fine form at home

Romania will look to its fine recent home form as it enters Tuesday's FIFA World Cup qualifying play-off second leg with Greece 3-1 down.

Greeks eye a big opportunity

In-form Greece is favourite to take a first-leg advantage when it hosts Romania in their FIFA World Cup playoff.

Popescu jailed for corruption

Romania legend Gheorghe Popescu has been jailed for more than three years after being foung guilty of tax evasion and money laundering.

Higuain 'fully focused' on Brazil

Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain is anxiously looking forward to the 2014 FIFA World Cup and believes Thursday morning's (AEDT) international against Romania...
The draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup European play-offs pitted Portugal against Sweden and France against Ukraine.

Greece taking nothing for granted

Greece will be favourite to secure a 2014 FIFA World Cup place as it heads to Romania for the second leg of its qualification play-off with a comfortable lead.

Slick Greece dispatches Romania

Greece will take a two-goal lead to Romania for the second leg of their FIFA World Cup qualifying play-off after Konstantinos Mitroglou's brace decided a 3-1...

Portugal coach wary of Ibrahimovic

One of football's superstars will miss out on the 2014 FIFA World Cup after Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal was drawn against Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Sweden in the...

France at mercy of play-off draw

France's chances of reaching next year's FIFA World Cup will become clearer on Monday when the former winner learns its play-off opponent.

Russia, Bosnia heading to Brazil

Russia secured its place at next year's FIFA World Cup finals by the narrowest of margins after conceding a last-minute equaliser in a 1-1 draw in its qualifier...
Belgium, Germany and Switzerland have secured their places at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, with Russia almost certain to join them.

Italy, Netherlands reach finals

Italy and Netherlands became the first European teams to book their places at next year's FIFA World Cup finals.

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