2018 World Cup Playoff: A World Cup without Italy?

November 7, 2017

Eight teams left. Four spots open. One goal to achieve. By November 14th we will know who the last four European teams are when it comes to the 2018 World Cup.     Switzerland will be in tough versus a very pesky and defensively organized Northern Ireland side. Croatia with their extremely offensive side will look to finish off Greece in the first of the two legs. Denmark and Republic…


Euro 2016, Group A: Can anyone take points from France?

May 22, 2016

  Group A is headlined by a world class French team, along with first timers Albania, Romania and Switzerland. Being the hosts of this tournament, France qualified automatically, while the other three teams had to go through the qualifying phase to clinch a berth.   Albania allowed only five goals during the qualifying phase, which is the main reason why the team is here for the first time.  They are…