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Slovakian Winger Breaks Euros Record

Slovakia’s 2-1 defeat of Russia on Wednesday propelled Ján Kozák’s side to the top of Group B. The victory reignites their chances of progressing following their loss to Wales in their opening game. A point against England in their final game should be sufficient to progress to the round of 16. Despite taking a 2-0 lead before half-time, Slovakia were …

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Euro 2016: What To Expect From Group B

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 29: Dele Alli of England breaks with the ball during the International Friendly match between England and Netherlands at Wembley Stadium on March 29, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

In part two of our Euro 2016 countdown we take a look at Group B, which is home to England, Russia, Slovakia and Wales. England are likely to be one of the favourites for the tournament but they will have to negate some tricky ties first to cement safe passage to the last 16. Slovakia, Russia and in particular Wales all put …

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Republic Of Ireland: Rob Elliot Injury Sours O’Neill’s Night

DUBLIN, IRELAND - MARCH 29: Rob Elliot of the Republic of Ireland suffers a suspected serious injury during the international friendly match between the Republic of Ireland and Slovakia at Aviva Stadium on March 29, 2016 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

The Republic of Ireland shared the spoils with their Slovakian visitors on a night that was overshadowed by what looks like a season-ending injury to Newcastle Untied goalkeeper Rob Elliot and denting his chances of a place in the Irish squad heading to France this summer. The Slovakians kept the hosts busy throughout the game. However, star player Marek Hamšík had a …

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An In-Depth Analysis Of England’s Group B Opponents

While the Republic of Ireland’s group has been the topic of much debate, there is always one eye on how England perform at major tournaments and if they will flop again. The pressure will be huge on Roy Hodgson and his players to at least make the quarter-finals and there are some potential banana skins awaiting them in Group B. …

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Video: Slovakia Players Know How To Celebrate A Victory

Slovakia’s players celebrated in their own unique way following victory over Luxembourg last night. They cruised to a 3-0 victory in their Group C Euro 2016 qualifier to top their group, now three points ahead of Spain after winning all five of their opening games. What more reason to celebrate? This has to be one of the most organised dressing room celebrations …

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