- Arsenal's title hopes fade with Wilshere out Updated: Mar-07-14 7:47 am
- Brazil warms up in style; Spain, France win Updated: Mar-06-14 12:26 am
- Benzema stars as France beats Netherlands 2-0 Updated: Mar-05-14 6:02 pm
- World Cup teams mark 99 days to go with friendlies Updated: Mar-03-14 11:16 am
- 3 debutants in Netherlands squad for France match Updated: Feb-28-14 8:59 am
- Antoine Griezmann called up in France squad Updated: Feb-27-14 10:42 am
- Spain gets nice draw for Euro 2016 qualifiers Updated: Feb-23-14 10:51 am
LONDON - With Jack Wilshere out for six weeks, few would bet on Arsenal to win its first Premier League title since 2004.
LONDON - Brazil showed its national team is in better shape than the country's stadiums with a 5-0 thrashing of South Africa on Wednesday, and defending champion Spain overcame Italy 1-0 in its final big test before the tournament kicks off, as teams prepared for the World Cup in a series of friendly matches.
PARIS - Karim Benzema kept up his prolific form by scoring a superb goal and helping to create another as France beat the Netherlands 2-0 in a pre-World Cup friendly on Wednesday.
LONDON - World Cup contenders will hope to find out this week if they are better prepared for the tournament than some of the Brazilian stadiums they will be playing in.
AMSTERDAM - Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal picked an inexperienced squad Friday that includes three debutants for a friendly against France in Paris.
PARIS - France coach Didier Deschamps called up forward Antoine Griezmann on Thursday for a friendly against the Netherlands.
NICE, France - Two-time defending European champion Spain faces a seemingly comfortable road to defend its title at Euro 2016 after being drawn Sunday with Luxembourg, Macedonia, Belarus, Slovakia and Ukraine for the qualifiers.