Santi Cazorla’s recall to the Spain squad is reward for his fine season with Villarreal, according to stand-in coach Robert Moreno.
UEFA European Championship Qualifying
Villarreal’s Santi Cazorla has been recalled to Spain’s squad after four years ravaged by injury.
Shane Long is back in contention for the Republic of Ireland’s Euro 2020 qualifiers against Denmark and Gibraltar after ending the Premier League season with Southampton in fine form.
Kenny McLean is “100 per cent” enthusiastic for Scotland’s European Championship qualifying double-header in June regardless of who will be national team boss.
The Scottish Football Association is looking for someone to revive Scotland’s chances of automatic qualification for Euro 2020 after ending Alex McLeish’s second spell in charge.
The Republic of Ireland have been charged by UEFA after tennis balls were thrown onto the pitch during their Euro 2020 qualifier against Georgia.
Mick McCarthy was a happy man after seeing the Republic of Ireland complete a maximum haul of six points from their first two Euro 2020 qualifiers on his return as manager.
Alvaro Morata dedicated Spain’s 2-0 Euro 2020 qualifying win over Malta to coach Luis Enrique, who missed the match at the National Stadium – Ta’Qali for personal reasons.
Roberto Mancini expects Italy’s Euro 2020 qualifiers against Bosnia and Greece in June to be “fundamental games for the group.”
Raheem Sterling admits the possibility of being racially abused is something he considers every time he plays in certain parts of the world.
Alvaro Morata scored twice as a much-changed Spain side saw off Malta 2-0 at the National Stadium – Ta’ Qali to maintain a perfect start to their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign.
Italy posted a second successive win at the start of their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign by brushing aside Liechtenstein 6-0 in Parma.
Conor Hourihane’s first senior international goal handed the Republic of Ireland a deserved Euro 2020 qualifier victory over Georgia as Mick McCarthy was treated to the perfect homecoming.
James McClean has told any other Irish player tempted to follow Declan Rice into the England squad to “sod off and play for someone else”.
Raheem Sterling has quickly become the golden boy of English football after a stunning run of form this season has set him apart from the rest.
Ross Barkley admitted he would feel guilty if he took a goal away from England new boy Callum Hudson-Odoi.
Gareth Southgate underlined the need for education when tackling the kind of racism endured by England’s players on a night of shame in Montenegro.
Raheem Sterling has called for Montenegro to be hit with a stadium ban after England players were subjected to racist abuse on Monday night.
UEFA is set to launch an investigation after Montenegrin fans racially abused England’s players on a night that left manager Gareth Southgate disgusted.
Raheem Sterling has called on stadiums bans to be doled out as punishment for any acts of racism.