For the first time since 1984, the Netherlands have failed to qualify for the European Championships. After being defeated by the Czech Republic at home, the football-mad nation’s humiliation was complete.
Many Germany players who won the Confederations Cup in July have continued to get playing time. In their final World Cup qualifier, those players made the difference as Germany completed a perfect qualification.
Denmark's football association has reached an agreement that will allow the country's women's team to play a World Cup qualifying match next week. This came after a match had been canceled due to a dispute over pay.
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo reigned supreme at the awards ceremony held during the Champions League group stage draw in Monaco. He beat off competition from Lionel Messi and Gianluigi Buffon.
Authorities in France and neighboring countries are working hard to keep fans and athletes safe, but the US has issued a travel warning for Europe. Germany, for its part, will institute additional security controls.
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