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Euro 2016: How Portugal Won The Unwinnable Final

(L-R) Bruno Alves of Portugal, Ricardo Quaresma of Portugal, Pepe of Portugal, coach Fernando Santos of Portugal with Coupe Henri Delaunay, Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal, Joao Moutinho of Portugal, Andre Gomes of Portugal, Joao Mario of Portugal, during the UEFA EURO 2016 final match between Portugal and France on July 10, 2016 at the Stade de France in Paris, France.(Photo by VI Images via Getty Images)

Before last night’s final, Portugal manager Fernando Santos proclaimed that he would “go home really happy” if his side were perceived as having won Euro 2016 undeservedly. The sentiment was was understandable, if a little paranoid. Portugal had not made many friends on their route to the final due to their style of play, but at the same time it cannot …

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Real Madrid Switch Transfer Focus From Pogba To His France Teammate

N'Golo Kante

Real Madrid have given up their pursuit of Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba and will instead look to sign his international teammate N’Golo Kante from Leicester City this summer, according to ABC (via 90min.com) The midfielder arrived at Leicester City shortly after the appointment of Claudio Ranieri last summer, in a remarkable £5.6 million deal from Caen. Frenchman Kante earned widespread praise for …

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Euro 2016: Our Team of the Tournament XI

Portugal may have pulled off an unexpected win in Paris on Sunday night but three of their players make our Euro 2016 Team of the Tournament XI. France, Italy, Wales and Germany are also represented, as well as an honourable mention for Iceland and their management team. Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris (France) It’s hard to look past the French skipper for …

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Manchester United Want To Sign Both Pogba And His International Teammate [Report]

Manchester United

Manchester United are widely expected to accelerate their interest in France midfielder Paul Pogba once Euro 2016 comes to a close this evening. However, despite readying the reported £100 million it will cost to get Pogba back, ESPN report that United and Jose Mourinho are not finished upgrading their midfield, with PSG man Blaise Matuidi also on the shopping list regardless of whether …

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Watch: Uefa Releases Spine Tingling ‘Merci’ Message To Supporters

As a month of international football comes to an end on Sunday evening with the 2016 European Championships final between Portugal and France, Uefa has pieced together a highlights video of supporters that will give you goose bumps… Featuring some of the most iconic moments from the tournament so far and giving credit where credit is due – to the fantastic supporters from …

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Arsenal Legend Explains How To Get The Best Out Of Olivier Giroud

MARSEILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 15: Olivier Giroud of France in action during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group A match between France and Albania at Stade Velodrome on June 15, 2016 in Marseille, France. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Arsenal frontman Olivier Giroud, it is fair to say, has attracted his fair share of praise and criticism in his four years at the Emirates. Nonetheless, the player has been confirmed to be in Arsene Wenger’s long-term plans, and if Thierry Henry’s advice is realised Arsenal may be getting the best yet out of their striker in the upcoming season. …

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Despite Numerous Approaches, Arsenal Striker Is To Stay Put

MARSEILLE, FRANCE - JULY 07: Olivier Giroud of France controls the ball under pressure of Jerome Boateng of Germany during the UEFA EURO semi final match between Germany and France at Stade Velodrome on July 7, 2016 in Marseille, France. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Arsenal rejected several approaches for striker Olivier Giroud from other clubs this summer, according to the Mirror.  The tabloid reports numerous, as of yet unnamed, clubs have made enquiries regarding the French frontman, who has been in fine form at this summer’s Euros, scoring three goals. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is thought to have dismissed the offers, with the Gunners keen to strengthen, …

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