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Euro 2016 Podium: Second round of group matches

With the second round of group matches concluded, Eric Krakauer looks at best and worst on display.   Gold: Spain Before Euro 2016 kicked-off, most pundits included Spain among the tournament favorites; yet, there was some doubt whether Vincente Del Bosque would be able to revive a team that left such a poor impression two… Read More »

Euro 2016 Podium: First round of group matches

With the first round of group matches concluded, Eric Krakauer looks at best and worst of Euro 2016, so far.   Gold: Italy Much has been said about the dearth of talent stymieing the current crop of Italian players. When Antonio Conte announced his tournament squad, the overall consensus from fans and the soccer punditry,… Read More »