After a night of rowdy celebrations Portugal's European champions led by Cristiano Ronaldo returned home to a heroes' welcome on Monday and a country overjoyed by their upset win over France.
Euro 2016, at best, has been a distraction from the turmoil in Europe and the world.
Around 3,400 police will swamp Paris' Champs Elysees avenue on Sunday night after host nation France play Portugal in the final of football's European Championship, the city's police chief said.
At last, France had come to accept its colonial past. The national team represented a ‘cultural mosaic’ and a beacon for multiculturalism, representing a new France with assimilated and uniformly French citizens.
Looking forward to Sunday's big showdown between Portugal and France in the Euro 2016 football final, opinions are divided at Le Galvani in northwestern Paris
A politician from Germany's right-wing populist AfD party sparked outrage, she suggested that Germany could win against France with fewer non-white players.
As football fans prepare for the climax of the Euro 2016 tournament in France, battle-hardened Ukrainian troops are playing their own tournament against locals near the front in the war-scarred east.
Iceland's footballers received a heroes welcome on returning home on Monday following their astonishing run to the Euro 2016 quarter-finals in France.
Iceland reaching the Euro 2016 quarter-final is neither a fluke nor a fairytale, but the result of calibrated development.
French police have made more than 1,000 football-related arrests since the start of Euro 2016 and 34 people have been ordered expelled, the interior minister said in an interview published Monday.
A total of 236 suspects have been arrested in China for illegal football gambling and seized USD 4.2 million in cases involving overseas betting websites during the ongoing UEFA Euro 2016.
The jokes have been doing the rounds on social media since Iceland's stunning 2-1 victory over England which put them in the Euro 2016 quarter-finals.
Familiar sights were on show as 'hen' parties made their way across the rain swept Wales' capital and sharply-dressed boys queued to get into nightclubs.
This youthful Belgium team brings, with its new brand of football, a feel-good factor to the small West-European country.
Iceland's favorite commentator is back as Gudmundur Benediktsson roasted an English defeat with aplomb. Brexit references may have also been thrown about!
England fans drank together with Iceland supporters in a good-natured atmosphere in Nice on Monday as they returned to France's south coast for the first time since the mayhem of the Euro 2016 match with Russia.
After postponing his rematch with Wladimir Klitschko, English boxer Tyson Fury headed straight to the European Championship where he stunned England soccer fans Sunday by buying a 1,000-euro ($1,110) round of drinks.
Ahead of Euro 2016 the stadium was given a face-lift to conform with UEFA norms and welcome fans from across Europe, but, as is the case with all stadiums at the European Championship, it feels too ‘sanitised'.
Brexit reaches Euro 2016 as foreign players expressed their shock' at Britain had voted to break away from the European Union.