Netherlands are in danger of failing to qualify for a second straight major tournament after losing 2-0 to Bulgaria in a World Cup qualifier on Saturday.
After finishing third at the 2014 World Cup, the Dutch missed out on Euro 2016 and now find themselves in fourth place midway through their campaign to reach Russia, six points off the lead in Group A and three back of a potential playoff spot.
Danny Blind handed a first cap to 17-year-old Matthijs de Ligt, but the centre-back misplayed a...
Former Sweden captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic tested the mental strength of newcomers to the squad to the limit, former international colleague Anders Svensson has told Vetlandaposten.
Manchester United striker Ibrahimovic, who retired from international football after Euro 2016, is Sweden's all-time leading scorer and record appearance-maker.
Svensson said Ibrahimovic's inexhaustible will to win and demands for the highest standards meant he could put pressure on people but added that he "cannot say...
The contest to host the 2024 European Championship is set to be between Germany and Turkey after the Nordic nations decided against a joint bid.
The deadline for countries to formally declare an interest in bidding is Friday. The host will be decided by UEFA's executive committee in September 2018.
The Nordic group of football federations from Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden was exploring a bid.
But Swedish federation president Karl-Erik Nilsson told The Associated Press on Friday that the plan...
Zlatan Ibrahimovic made a small piece of personal history at Old Trafford on Thursday when he scored his first hat trick for Manchester United.
But the veteran striker is no stranger to trebles -- his haul vs. St Etienne, in United's 3-0 Europa League round-of-32 first-leg win, marked the 17th time in his career that he has scored three or more goals in a match.
Here, we list all of Ibrahimovic's hat tricks and ESPN FC correspondents pick five of the best from the 35-year-old's illustrious career.