WORLD SOCCER (FIFA WORLD CUP): England, losers of their last five penalty shoot-outs, broke their dire streak as they triumphed on penalties over Colombia on Tuesday. A 1-1 draw saw the teams play through 120 minutes of football before penalties came. In the day’s other match, Sweden also advanced to the quarter-finals thanks to a 1-0 victory over Switzerland. It will be the Swedes’ fifth appearance at the quarter-final stage.
WORLD SOCCER (FIFA WORLD CUP): Brazil avoided a second consecutive draw with a couple of dramatic late strikes to defeat Costa Rica 2-0 on Day 9 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Ahmed Musa produced a superb performance leading Nigeria past Iceland 2-0 and Switzerland defeated Serbia 2-1 in an exciting comeback win.
WORLD SOCCER (FIFA WORLD CUP): Day 4 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is in the books and the trend of the big boys starting this tournament slow continued. After Serbia defeated Costa Rica in the early, not only were Brazil held to a draw by Switzerland, but Germany were dealt a 1-0 defeat by Mexico.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Greece failed to make a positive start to 2018 in Athens, losing to the Swiss 0:1 at the Olympic Stadium in an uneventful friendly encounter. Michael Skibbe’s men rarely threatened the opposing goal, not even registering a single effort on target.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: The senior Greek national team took on Switzerland at the Olympic Stadium in Athens, losing 0:1 in a drab first friendly match of 2018.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: An ineffective Greece slumped to a low-key 1-0 friendly loss to World Cup-bound Switzerland at the Olympic Stadium in Athens on Friday as its first match of 2018 failed to capture the imagination.**HIGHLIGHTS**
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Michael Skibbe announced Greece’s 27-man roster for the Ethniki’s upcoming friendlies against Switzerland and Egypt in March.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Following the recent events during the PAOK - AEK Super League match in Thessaloniki, it’s been confirmed that the Greek national team will host Switzerland at the OAKA instead of the Toumba Stadium. The friendly match between the two nations is scheduled to take place on March 23 at 20:00 local time.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: The Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) announced on Monday that Greece will host Switzerland at the Toumba stadium on March 23 in a friendly fixture.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: The Hellenic Football Federation will look to close two friendly matches in March for the Greek national team.
WORLD SOCCER (UEFA EURO 2016): The first Knockout Stage match at UEFA Euro 2016 was a thriller as Poland defeated Switzerland on penalties to advance to the Quarter-Finals. Poland took the lead in the first half before a late equalizer from Switzerland sent the game to overtime. Penalties decided the match after a goalless extra time and Poland now awaits the winner of the match between Croatia and Portugal.**HIGHLIGHTS**
WORLD SOCCER (UEFA EURO 2016): Albania finished 3rd in Group A and recorded their first ever win at the European Championships. They defeated Romania 1-0 while France and Switzerland played to a goalless draw. France and Switzerland advanced from Group A as Albania will have to wait until Wednesday to see if they will progress as one of the 4 best 3rd placed teams.**HIGHLIGHTS**
WORLD SOCCER (UEFA EURO 2016): Slovakia defeated Russia 2-1 in the second matchday of Group B and earned 3 important points in their quest to progress to the Knockout Stages. In Group A, Switzerland and Romania played to a 1-1 draw, a result that puts Switzerland in a good place to advance from the Group Stages.**HIGHLIGHTS**
WORLD SOCCER (UEFA EURO 2016): Fans raised a provocative banner in the today’s match between Albania and Switzerland at UEFA Euro 2016. The Greek government reacted to the situation and requested UEFA to take action. Switzerland went on to defeat Albania 1-0.**HIGHLIGHTS**