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Italy announce 30-member preliminary roster for Euro 2024

Italy head coach Luciano Spalletti has named his 30-member provisional squad on Thursday for next month’s Euro 2024. Forward Gianluca Scamacca has returned to the lineup after leading Atalanta to a historic victory in the Europa League on Wednesday with…

Concussion replacement can be made during Copa America 2024

Coaches at next month’s Copa America will be able to make a 6th and extra substitution in cases of suspected head trauma or concussion. South American soccer’s governing body CONMEBOL announced the decision Tuesday, making it valid for all its…

Portugal named squad for Euro 2024 championship

Portugal have announced their official squad for the European Championship (Euro 2024) set to begin on June 15 in Germany. Portugal have a lot of experience in their side in the likes of Patricio, Pepe, Dias, Bruno, Bernardo, and Cristiano…

Costa Rica to face Uruguay in warmup game on 31 May ahead of 2024 Copa America edition

Costa Rica and Uruguay will step up their preparations for this year’s Copa America with a friendly later this month, the Costa Rican football federation said on Saturday. The game will be played at the national stadium in the Costa…

Injured Harry Kane to be included in England squad for friendly games against Brazil, Belgium

Harry Kane is set to join up with the England squad for upcoming friendlies against Brazil and Belgium despite injuring his ankle while playing for Bayern Munich, the German club said Sunday. England captain Kane was hurt when he collided…

Euro 2024: France included Diaby in squad for warmups against Chile, Germany

France recalled Aston Villa forward Moussa Diaby for European Championship warmups against Germany and Chile. Diaby last played for the national team in Ireland in a Euro 2024 qualifier in March last year. He was selected ahead of emerging Paris…

Sweden, Denmark to bid jointly to host UEFA Women’s Euro 2029

Denmark and Sweden will bid to host the 2029 Women’s European Championship, the two federations said Thursday. They are no longer with their Nordic neighbors Norway and Finland after their four-nation bid for the 2025 edition lost out to Switzerland…

FIFA World Cup 2026: New Jersey to host first ever final of 48-team football world cup

The New York bid held off a strong challenge from Dallas to secure the July 19 game, the culmination of the expanded 48-team tournament being co-hosted by the USA, Canada and Mexico. The competition will kickoff with the opening game…

Euro 2024 Group Draw: Spain, Italy in group of death

The 2024 UEFA European Championship group draw was unveiled here with holders Italy will face Spain for the fifth EURO in a row, while hosts Germany will meet Scotland in the opening game of the group stage on June 14,…

Mexico, Jamaica qualify for Copa America 2024

Edson Álvarez saved Mexico from defeat with a goal in the 11th minute of second-half stoppage time and El Tri beat Honduras 4-2 on penalty kicks Tuesday night to qualify for next year’s Copa América along with Jamaica, which rallied…