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    German concern switches from defence to offense at Euro 2016
    Jun18

    German concern switches from defence to offense at Euro 2016

    File – Germany’s Joachim Loew during an International friendly against Hungary at Gelsenkirchen, Germany on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Photo: Reuters EVIAN-LES-BAINS: Concerns regarding defensive frailties from Germany’s opening game at the European Championship have been replaced by worries over its attack. The Germans beat Ukraine 2-0...

    Germany have no scoring problem, will top group: Loew
    Jun18

    Germany have no scoring problem, will top group: Loew

    Germany’s coach Joachim Loew during training on the sidelines of Euro 2016 at Stade Camille Fournier, Evian-Les-Bains, France, on June 17. REUTERS EVIAN: Title contenders Germany do not have fundamental scoring problems despite a goalless draw against Poland and will top their Euro 2016 Group C with a win over Northern Ireland next week,...

    Putin calls to improve ties with the EU despite sanctions
    Jun17

    Putin calls to improve ties with the EU despite sanctions

    Russian President Vladimir Putin addresses the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in St.Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 17, 2016. Photo: AP PETERSBURG: Russian President Vladimir Putin called on European leaders on Friday to improve ties with his country despite sanctions after meeting with European investors who said they want to...

    Boruc signs one-year extension with Bournemouth
    Jun17

    Boruc signs one-year extension with Bournemouth

    Poland’s goalkeeper Artur Boruc looks on as he sits on the bench before the match. REUTERS Polish goalkeeper Artur Boruc has signed a one-year contract extension with Bournemouth that will keep him at Dean Court until June 2017, the Premier League club announced on Friday. The 36-year-old made 32 league appearances during the 2015-16...

    McAuley inspires Northern Ireland to win over Ukraine
    Jun17

    McAuley inspires Northern Ireland to win over Ukraine

    Northern Ireland’s Niall McGinn celebrates after scoring their second goalREUTERS LYON: A thumping header from Gareth McAuley and a stoppage-time strike by Niall McGinn earned Northern Ireland a 2-0 victory over Ukraine at Euro 2016 on Thursday, their first win in a major tournament for 34 years. Defender McAuley outjumped full back Yevhen...

    Stubborn Poland hold uninspired Germany to goalless draw
    Jun17

    Stubborn Poland hold uninspired Germany to goalless draw

    Germany’s Mesut Ozil in action with Poland’s Grzegorz Krychowiak and Jakub Blaszczykowski during Euro 2016 at Stade de France, on Thursday, June 16, 2016. Photo: Reuters PARIS: Poland held Germany to the first 0-0 draw of Euro 2016 on Thursday as the world champions struggled to break down dogged opponents who will be satisfied with a...

    Germany’s Hummels a surprise starter versus Poland
    Jun16

    Germany’s Hummels a surprise starter versus Poland

    FILE – In this April 30, 2016 file photo Dortmund’s Mats Hummels kicks the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and VfL Wolfsburg in Dortmund, Germany. Photo: AP PARIS: Germany coach Joachim Loew surprisingly picked Mats Hummels at centre back instead of Shkodran Mustafi for his side’s second Group...

    Northern Ireland sink Ukraine with goals from McAuley and McGinn
    Jun16

    Northern Ireland sink Ukraine with goals from McAuley and McGinn

    Northern Ireland team prior to their Euro 2016, match against Poland at Stade de Nice, on Sunday, June 12, 2016. Photo: Reuters LYON: A thumping header from defender Gareth McAuley and a stoppage-time strike from substitute Niall McGinn earned Northern Ireland a 2-0 victory over Ukraine in their Euro 2016 group C encounter on Thursday. McAuley...

    Northern Ireland ring changes for Ukraine clash
    Jun16

    Northern Ireland ring changes for Ukraine clash

    Northern Ireland team prior to their Euro 2016, match against Poland at Stade de Nice, on Sunday, June 12, 2016. Photo: Reuters LYON: Northern Ireland coach Michael O’Neill has made five changes to his team for their Euro 2016 Group C match against Ukraine on Thursday, having dropped top scorer Kyle Lafferty for Conor Washington up front....

    Germany know there’s more to Poland than ‘Lewa’
    Jun16

    Germany know there’s more to Poland than ‘Lewa’

    Germany line up before the match during Euro 2016 Group C game against Ukraine at Stade Pierre-Mauroy, Lille, France on Sunday, June 12, 2016. Photo: Reuters EVIAN: World champions Germany have warned that there is more to their biggest Euro 2016 group rivals Poland than Bundesliga top scorer Robert Lewandowski. The Germans, fresh from their...

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