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July 2, 2013Duncan McMath: Spain's springboard to the top
Duncan McMath charts the rise of Spain, after their Euro 2008 glory provided them with the belief that had been so desperately lacking.

June 4, 2013FA hopeful Wembley can host Euro 2020 final
Outgoing FA chairman David Bernstein is confident that Wembley stadium is a main contender to be the host venue for the final of the European Championships in 2020.

March 20, 2013UEFA president Platini defends Euro 2020 plans
Michel Platini has refuted FIFA president Sepp Blatter's assertion that holding the 2020 European Championships across the continent would produce a tournament that lacks "that lacks heart and soul".

March 14, 2013FIFA's Blatter hits out at multi-nation Euros plan
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has condemned UEFA's plan to stage the 2020 European Championship in 13 countries, saying it would rob the tournament of "soul and heart".

Match Played - June 19, 2008
European ChampionshipFull Time - St Jakob Park
Portugal 2-3 Germany
22'   0 - 1 Goal Bastian Schweinsteiger
26'   0 - 2 Goal Miroslav Klose
41' Nuno Gomes Goal 1 - 2  
62'   1 - 3 Goal Michael Ballack
87' Hélder Postiga Goal 2 - 3  
Game 25  
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Match Played - June 20, 2008
European Championship - Ernst Happel Stadion
Croatia 1-1 Turkey
119' Ivan Klasnic Goal 1 - 0  
Shootout 1 - 3  
120' Luka Modric (miss) 0 - 0  
120'   0 - 1 Goal Arda Turan (pen)
120' Darijo Srna (pen) Goal 1 - 1  
120'   1 - 2 Goal Semih Senturk (pen)
120' Ivan Rakitic (miss) 1 - 2  
120'   1 - 3 Goal Hamit Altintop (pen)
120' Mladen Petric (miss) 1 - 3  
120'   1 - 1 Goal Semih Senturk
Turkey win 3-1 on penalties  
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Match Played - June 21, 2008
European ChampionshipFull Time - St Jakob Park
Netherlands 1-3 Russia
56'   0 - 1 Goal Roman Pavlyuchenko
86' Ruud van Nistelrooy Goal 1 - 1  
112'   1 - 2 Goal Dmitri Torbinsky
116'   1 - 3 Goal Andrey Arshavin
After Extra Time  
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Match Played - June 22, 2008
European Championship - Ernst Happel Stadion
Spain 0-0 Italy
Shootout 4 - 2  
120' David Villa (pen) Goal 1 - 0  
120'   1 - 1 Goal Fabio Grosso (pen)
120' Santi Cazorla (pen) Goal 2 - 1  
120'   2 - 1 Daniele De Rossi (miss)
120' Marcos Senna (pen) Goal 3 - 1  
120'   3 - 2 Goal Mauro Camoranesi (pen)
120' Daniel Güiza (miss) 3 - 2  
120'   3 - 2 Antonio Di Natale (miss)
120' Cesc Fábregas (pen) Goal 4 - 2  
Spain win 4-2 on penalties  
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