Iker Casillas and Xavi Hernandez, icons of Real Madrid and Barcelona and also heroes of the Spanish national team, were jointly awarded the Prince of
For football fans visiting Euro 2012, it is not only about what happens on the pitch. It is also a chance to enjoy the festivities around the games
Lviv, one of Ukraine’s host-cities for Euro 2012, is well-known for its architectural beauty, cosy cafes and authentic coffee.
Supporters of the
Football tops most lists as the most popular sport in the world today. So this week in Learning World we take a look at how the beautiful game can be
Donetsk, one of the host cities of Euro 2012. An industrial city with a strong footballing heritage, which to this day remains at the cutting edge of
As more football match-fixing scandals emerge across Europe, experts talk about the huge sums of money involved and the authorities reveal their
Euro 2012 Football fans will get the chance to sample live Ukrainian and international music in Kiev’s fan-zone site, in the heart of the city
In this edition of Utalk, Lesya from Paris asks: “Do you think the possibility of EU countries boycotting Euro 2012 in Ukraine will help Yulia
The aftermath of the so-called ‘death match’ between the Kiev football team ‘Start’ and a team of Nazi soldiers during World War Two has been hotly
Up to 800,000 football fans are expected in Ukraine for the Euro 2012 Championships this summer.
However, not all of them will be lucky owners of
Football was the most popular sport in Ukraine during the Soviet era. After the revolution and the civil war in the 1920s, the Bolsheviks encouraged
A gold coin, has been issued by the National Bank of Ukraine to mark Euro 2012. Weighing in at half a kilo and worth almost 35 thousand euros, the
The male monopoly of the beautiful game is almost history. Last year’s Women’s World Cup, held in Germany, was a resounding success both in terms of
In this edition of U Talk, Sarah, from Lyon, France, asks: “Why can Israel participate in European League football?”
Warsaw’s national stadium is on the brink of completion after an eye watering investment of half of billion euros.
In just six months time, the
“There may very well be a Ukraine Vs Poland final. We can dream, can’t we?”
Siemienski Thomas – Head of the Polish team, euronews.
“Euro 2012 is
The countdown is running: one year left until the kick-off for the European football championship, EURO 2012. But there is a hooligan war ongoing in
Football fans clash with police in Kouba, suburb of the city of Algiers in northern Algeria (filmed by moghrani)
Football fans before a game, nearby Takdim square, Istanbul
Video by Caba Kovac
It is a classic sporting rags to riches story.
Two years ago Rubin Kazan won the Russian championship, only the third non-Moscow team to do so