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Lyon, Ajax and Celta Vigo all qualify for Europa League semi-finals

French side Lyon secure their place in the last-four in dramatic circumstances, winning a 7-6 sudden-death penalty shootout victory at Besiktas. Talisca scored the opening goal of a pulsating match after 27 minutes before Alexandre Lacazette ensured Lyon, 2-1 up from the first l...

Ajax shadow looms over Feyenoord in Eredivisie

Ajax shadow looms over Feyenoord in Eredivisie Last Updated: 17/04/17 10:32pm Davy Klaassen has three goals in his last two games for Ajax ...

Schone stunner helps Ajax reopen title race but Feyenoord remain favourites

Goals from Lasse Schone and David Neres saw the Amsterdam giants move three points behind the Eredivisie leaders, but they have many issues to address Having taken seven points from three games against the two biggest teams in the Eredivisie, Feyenoord headed into Sunday’s Kla...

Ajax draw Schalke in Europa League quarter finals

Amsterdam football club Ajax will meet German side Schalke in the quarter finals of this year’s Europa League. It is the first time since 2003 that Ajax, who put out FC Copenhagen, have made it so far in European competition. Ajax will meet Schalke at home on April 13 and pl...

Manchester United star set to be honoured with statue: It feels unreal

Manchester United star set to be honoured with statue: It feels unreal MANCHESTER UNITED star Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to be honoured with a statue in his native Sweden. ...

European leagues slam hasty Champions League reforms

AMSTERDAM - The European Professional Football Leagues (EPFL) slammed as "unacceptable" planned reforms of the Champions League and threatened Thursday to programme matches at the same time as UE...

15 fantastic urban beaches in Europe

Live music, beach sports, ice cream, the sand between your toes…sound good? We all love a trip to the beach but you don’t actually have to be beside the seaside to enjoy beach fun nowadays. ...

Kerry O'Flaherty: County Down woman qualifies for European final

County Down woman Kerry O'Flaherty produced a battling season's best to qualify for the 3,000m steeplechase final at the European Championships. O'Flaherty ran a smart race in the closing heat i...

Jo Pavey and Greg Rutherford in GB squad for European Championships

The Olympic long jump champion, Greg Rutherford, will compete in the European Championships in Amsterdam next week, British Athletics has announced. Rutherford missed the Rio 2016 trials in Birm...

Going Dutch? Shelby Watson is looking for fundraising to compete in Amsterdam

Shelby Watson is in a race against time to raise money for a trip to Amsterdam. The 18-year-old wheelchair racer has been invited to the Par Athletic Challenge World Event in the Netherlands to ...