Tottenham Hotspur boss Andre Villas-Boas has fired a warning at all clubs including Real Madrid, Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain saying that they will have to pay the full asking price for Croatian playmaker Luka Modric if they want to get his signature this summer.
Portugal and Czech Republic come face to face in the first quarter-final clash of the 2012 Euros taking place at the Warsaw National Stadium, Poland. Although many consider Portugal as the clear favourites in this match, the Czechs will be eager to prove them wrong.
Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard, who was ruled out of England's squad for the 2012 European Championships with a thigh injury, has said he was shocked to hear of Harry Redknapp's dismissal from the managerial post at Tottenham Hotspur
The 2012 European Championships has already seen its fair share of upsets, great goals and wonderful performances. We now arrive at the 13th fixture of the competition, to be played between 2006 World Cup champions Italy and Euro 98 runners-up Croatia, at the Poznan Municipal Stadium
Not much, apart from pure rivalry, comes to mind when one thinks about football matches contested between Holland and Germany. It is after all one of the fiercest rivalries in the history of European football. However, ahead of this 12th fixture for the 2012 Euros, both sides will be planning a very different approach due to the contrasting results in their respective opening game.
The Republic of Ireland and Croatia come face to face in their first 2012 Euro game on 10 June at the Stadion Miejski (Poland). This is a match where both teams will be trying to get an upper hand considering the fact that they have been placed in a group alongside defending champions Spain and 2006 World Cup winners Italy.
Premier League giants Manchester United are reportedly going to make a £22million bid for Croatian midfielder Luka Modric, who is all set to leave Tottenham Hotspur this summer, according to a report in the Sun.
Arsenal are reportedly going to change their whole wage structure so that the Gunners manager Arsene Wenger will be able to bring some "top talent" to the Emirates this summer, says the club's chief executive Ivan Gazidis, according to an ESPN report.
Alice in Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell was honoured with the Stevie Ray Vaughan award - for his hard work and dedication in helping musicians and artist recover from drug addiction - during the eighth annual MusiCares MAP Fund benefit in Los Angeles on Thursday.
Tottenham Hotspur defender Michael Dawson has expressed his frustrations over his team missing out on the Champions League next season despite finishing up in the fourth position in the Premier League. However, the 28 year old defender insists that the Spurs should not be upset because, according to him, Tottenham "played some of the best football in the Premier League" this season.
Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny feels that France has been put in a very difficult group along with England, Sweden and Ukraine in the 2012 Euros. He says that their opening game against the Three Lions on 11 June will be "like a final" for them.