Hungary may still have to prove they are big enough to merit sharing a pitch with a certain Cristiano Ronaldo. Frankly it was hard enough for them sharing a pitch with Iceland. In this meeting of two of Euro 2016’s surprise teams Iceland were less than three minutes plus added away from etching their names into the history books as they pumped every muscle to protect a 1-0 lead. But as has become typical of this tournament, a late twist wrestled away the storyline.
Twenty-two years ago to the day since Ray Houghton scored that famous goal against Italy at the 1994 World Cup finals, the Republic of Ireland went in search of another memorable victory against a European powerhouse. This time, however, there was no fairytale ending and unless Martin O’Neill and his players can summon something spectacular against the Azzurri in Lille on Wednesday, all roads point to home for Ireland.
The Belgian was understood to be a top transfer target for Chelsea's incoming boss Antonio Conte, but now looks set to stay in Serie A.
The Portuguese forward played under Garry Monk at Swansea City.
The new Villa owner has big plans for his new club.
Glasgow Rangers signed Maciej Gostomski in the January transfer window, but the goalkeeper left in March.
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic wants to sign a striker in the summer transfer window.
Players of Fiorentina, Monaco and Nacional feature in the list.
Tottenham Hotspur chairman Daniel Levy reportedly tried to include Ryan Mason and Nabil Bentaleb in the Victor Wanyama deal with Southampton.
Glasgow Rangers boss Mark Warburton would be doing well to bring the American teenager to Ibrox.