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Iniesta named best Euro 2012 player Video

Associated Press |

KIEV, Ukraine -- Andres Iniesta has been honored as best player of the European Championship after helping Spain become the first nation to successfully defend the continental crown. The 28-year-old playmaker started all six of Spain's matche...

Spain's champs back home for big party Video

Associated Press |

MADRID -- Swathed in the red-and-yellow colors of Spain, hundreds of thousands packed central Madrid to give a hero's welcome Monday to "La Roja" -- the national soccer team that erased the country's gloomy mood by winning the Euro 2012 Championsh...

España enloquece por "La Roja"

AP | July, 2 2012

MADRID -- Decenas de miles de personas salieron a las calles el lunes para dar la bienvenida al equipo a su arribo a Madrid procedente Ucrania. El capitán Iker Casillas levantó el trofeo al salir del avión, ante el j&uacu...

Vuelo tranquilo da paso a la fiesta

EFE | July, 2 2012

La selección española ya está en Madrid, donde inicia la fiesta de celebración de la conquista de la Eurocopa 2012, tras un vuelo de vuelta desde Kiev, de tres horas y cuarenta y cinco minutos de duración, q...

Se prepara Madrid para recibir a campeones

Servicios de ESPNdeportes.com | July, 2 2012

MADRID -- La ciudad de Madrid se prepara para recibir a la selección española de futbol la cual compartirá con los aficionados el triunfo, de este domingo, en la Eurocopa 2012, al vencer a Italia con un marcador de 4-0. ...

Iniesta mejor jugador de la Euro 2012

EFE | July, 2 2012

MADRID -- El español Andrés Iniesta, centrocampista del FC Barcelona, ha sido declarado mejor jugador de la Eurocopa de Polonia/Ucrania 2012, según informa este lunes la UEFA en un comunicado. Iniesta releva en el palma...

Euro 2012 review: One for the history books

John Brewin | July, 2 2012

"Only the boring are bored," says the housewives' motto. Those who still find Spain tedious after their performance in Sunday's final in Kiev might need to seek medical help or perhaps find another sport to watch. Football, d...

Prandelli: We need courage to change

ESPN staff | July, 2 2012

Cesare Prandelli says Italy “must have the courage to change” if they are to continue their recent progress and become tournament winners again. Speaking at a press conference, Prandelli said that if the Azzurri - beaten 4-0 by Spa...

Bonucci: Heavy defeat could have been avoided

ESPN staff | July, 1 2012

Italy defender Leonardo Bonucci said a more defensive approach would have spared the Azzurri such a heavy defeat to Spain but believes they have shown they are on the right track. Alvarez: Spanish carousel achieves immortality Sumeet ...

Prandelli: Spain were 'fresher' than Italy

ESPN staff | July, 1 2012

Cesare Prandelli was in pragmatic mood after seeing his Italy side outclassed by Spain in the final of Euro 2012, conceding that his opponents looked "fresher" from the outset. Italy conceded four times as they fell to the heaviest d...

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