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Cannon Fodder News and Links: Calm before the storm

News and links for Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Northern Ireland v Germany - Group C: UEFA Euro 2016 Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Poland vs Portugal Euro 2016 preview: Prediction, team news, live, TV and odds | London Evening Standard
Cristiano Ronaldo has been handed added incentive ahead of Portugal's quarter-final clash with Poland following Lionel Messi's decision to retire from international football.

Euro 2016 Portugal v Poland preview: Cristiano Ronaldo poses biggest threat yet to Polish rearguard - Euro 2016 2016 - Football - Eurosport
We take a look at the Euro 2016 match, including kick-off time, venue, team news, TV schedule and quotes ahead of the game.

VIDEO: Roy Hodgson, England players humiliatingly mocked – ProSoccerTalk
Three Lions continue to get hammered after exit to Iceland.

The forgotten joy of El Mágico González - Unusual Efforts
Jorge “El Mágico” González could have been a famous star, alongside the likes of Diego Maradona. Instead he chose to treat soccer as a game, not as a job.

Euro 2016's quarterfinalists - strengths and weaknesses - ESPN FC
No team at Euro 2016 has announced itself as a true favourite in France, so what are the remaining eight nations' strengths and weaknesses?

Wilshere named ‘Euro flop’ for reasons that have nothing to do with him | Daily Cannon
Wilshere was graded lower than players who got a lot more playing time than he did.

JAMIE CARRAGHER: English players are weak and aren't men, they're babies | Daily Mail Online

Done deal? Batshuayi goes Chelsea mad on Instagram -
Michy Batshuayi is moved quickly to follow all things Chelsea on Instagram ahead of his proposed move