Day: November 12, 2020

Scotland reach Euro 2020 in dramatic fashion; Northern Ireland miss out

David Marshall was the hero as Scotland reached the Euro 2020 finals with a penalty shoot-out win over Serbia in Belgrade. Scotland, of course, did it the hard way as they reached their first major tournament since 1998 after a 1-1 draw. Ryan Christie’s strike appeared to have sent Steve Clarke’s dominant side into Euro …

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Southgate gives decisive response about Grealish, Mount playing together

Gareth Southgate hailed the versatility of Jack Grealish and Mason Mount after England’s 3-0 win over the Republic of Ireland. England put an end to a run of five straight draws between the two countries with a comfortable victory in a friendly at Wembley. Goals from Harry Maguire, Jadon Sancho and Dominic Calvert-Lewin wrapped up …

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Serbia 1-1 Scotland (aet, 4-5 pens): Marshall´s spot-kick save ends 23-year wait

David Marshall was the hero as Scotland secured their place at next year’s Euro 2020 by beating Serbia 5-4 on penalties after a 1-1 draw in their play-off final in a sodden Belgrade. Scotland looked set to make it through to their first major tournament since the 1998 World Cup in normal time thanks to …

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Northern Ireland 1-2 Slovakia (aet): Duris strikes in extra time to seal Euro 2020 spot

Northern Ireland fell short of qualifying for their second ever European Championships as Michal Duris’ extra-time goal helped Slovakia to a 2-1 win in a Euro 2020 play-off final in Belfast on Thursday.  Ian Barraclough’s side had lost two Nations League games since their semi-final penalty shoot-out win over Bosnia-Herzegovina last month and they started slowly at …

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World Soccer Gossip: Liverpool eye Alaba; Wijnaldum to Barcelona

WIJNALDUM LINKED WITH BARCELONA Georginio Wijnaldum’s future remains unclear with the 30-year-old midfielder out of contract at the end of the season. He’s yet to sign a new contract at Liverpool and it’s looking increasingly likely that he will depart Anfield. According to the Liverpool Echo, Wijnaldum hasn’t been keen on answering any questions about …

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