• Poland see off stubborn San Marino

    San Marino 0-2 Poland
    Zbigniew Boniek had to wait 73 anxious minutes in his first competitive match in charge of Poland before his side scored against San Marino in this Group 4 encounter.

  • Group 4: Promising for Poles

    Poland are aiming high in the EURO 2004™ qualifiers despite their poor showing at the FIFA World Cup over the summer.

  • New coaches begin with stalemate

    Poland 1-1 Belgium
    Poland and Belgium, both under new coaches, drew 1-1 tonight in Szczecin in a low-key tune-up for the start of the EURO 2004™ qualifiers next month.

  • Boniek hands Bak captaincy

    Defender Jacek Bak will captain Poland against Belgium, coach Zbigniew Boniek announced today.

  • All Whites on the night for Poland

    Poland, under new coach Zbigniew Boniek, will host a home friendly international against New Zealand on 16 October, only the second time the two nations have met.

  • Boniek weighing up Dudek deputy

    There is no place for Jerzy Dudek in Zbigniew Boniek's maiden Poland squad as the new coach sets about finding a No2 to the Liverpool FC goalkeeper in the 21 August friendly with Belgium in Szczecin.

  • Boniek set to rejuvenate Poland

    New Poland coach Zbigniew Boniek is to make changes to an ageing national side as he bids to secure qualification for the UEFA European Championship final round for the first time in the country's history.

  • Poland have plenty in reserve

    In their first two matches of the FIFA World Cup, against the Korean Republic and Portugal, the first European team to qualify for the finals looked tense and listless, but when the pressure was off, Jerzy Engel's Poland threw off the shackles of negativity and made sure they left the tournament with...

  • Victory no consolation for Poles

    There is little doubt among the Polish fans who are packing their bags to go back to Warsaw that, in spite of their national team's FIFA World Cup 3-1 victory against the United States, their finals campaign has been disappointing. The high hopes that accompanied Poland's status as the first European team...

  • Pauleta points Portugal in right direction

    Portugal recovered from an abject performance against the United States to beat Poland 4-0 and rekindle their hopes of progression to the second round from Group D.