Kazakhstan began their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign by thrashing Scotland 3-0 in a raucous atmosphere inside the Astana Arena on Thursday.
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One of Kazakhstan's top football officials has admitted he had been in a battle with drug addiction.
World champions Germany kept up their perfect record in qualifying with a win in Azerbaijan while Jermain Defoe struck in England's win vs. Lithuania.
Denmark put themselves back in contention of qualifying from World Cup qualifying Group E following a comfortable 4-1 victory over Kazakhstan.
Romanian media say money and other objects were stolen from the national team's hotel before a World Cup qualifier in Kazakhstan.
Romania wasted the chance to stamp their authority on Group E as they were held to a goalless draw by Kazakhstan in Astana.
Montenegro routed Group E rivals Kazakhstan 5-0 in their World Cup qualifier in Podgorica.
Adam Lallana ensured Sam Allardyce's reign as England manager got off to a dramatic winning start, while Germany cruised in 2018 World Cup qualifiers.
Spain saw their 11-game unbeaten streak end in a 1-0 loss to Georgia in a friendly in Getafe on Tuesday night.
Eric Dier found a stoppage-time winner as England rallied from two goals down to win 3-2 against Germany in Berlin on Saturday.
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Islambek Kuat's second-half strike earned Kazakhstan a 1-0 victory over Latvia in their final Euro 2016 Group A qualifier in Riga on Tuesday night.
Danny Blind claimed his first victory as Holland manager as they defeated Kazakhstan 2-1 to keep their Euro 2016 qualifying hopes alive.
The small island nation, who have never made it to a major competition finals, made the cut for Euro 2016 with two games to spare.
A brace from substitute Milan Skoda saw the Czech Republic come from behind to beat Kazakhstan 2-1 in Thursday's Euro 2016 Group A qualifier in Plzen.
Fabio Capello's experimental Russia side, with seven uncapped players making their debuts, drew 0-0 with Kazakhstan in a friendly on Tuesday.
The oil-rich country is bidding against Beijing to host 2022 Winter Olympics and is in discussions over possible bid for World Cup four years later.
The hosts were made to rue a number of defensive errors as the Czechs made it three wins from three on the road to Euro 2016 in a six-goal thriller.