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European Championships Archives—Part IV: Its Coming Home to Impossible is Nothing (England 1966 to Portugal 2004)

As the countdown to Euro 2016 draws near, Melosport continues its European Championships archive, focusing England hosting its first major tournament for 30 years through to Greece achieving  the impossible in Portugal ————————————————————————————————- 1996 England […]

European Championships Archive—Part III: From Platini-inspired Gallic flair to van Basten’s wonder strike and a Danish surprise (France 1984 to Sweden 1992)

As the countdown to Euro 2016 draws near, Melosport continues its European Championships archive coverage, focusing on the golden days of Platini, van Basten and Schmeichel ——————————————————————- 1984 France European Championships The reigning […]