Euro 2012 final sparks record on Twitter
Spain's victory in the Uefa Euro 2012™ football final sparked a new sports-related record for tweets per second, Twitter said.
Italian crowds silent after thrashing
The rock concert atmosphere at the Circus Maximus arena in Rome quickly evaporated on Sunday during Italy's thrashing at the hands of Spain in the Euro 2012 final – and turned...
Torres wins Golden Boot
Spain forward Fernando Torres has won the Golden Boot as top scorer at the European Championship, scoring three goals in just 189 minutes played
Italy coach Prandelli praises Spain
Italy coach Cesare Prandelli was generous in his praise of European champions Spain after their 4-0 victory in Sunday's final but was left ruing the lack of preparation time his...
Prandelli 'continuing Azzurri adventure'
Italy coach Cesare Prandelli said he would continue in charge of the Azzurri despite the setback of Sunday's 4-0 defeat to Spain in the final of Uefa Euro 2012™.
Italian fans stunned by 'humiliating' rout
Glum Italian fans filed away from the ancient Circus Maximus in Rome well before four giant television screens recorded the end of an emphatic 4-0 defeat to Spain on Sunday
Spain rout Italy to retain title in style
Majestic Spain took their place among the game's greats by thrashing Italy 4-0 to retain their European title on Sunday, the biggest victory margin in a World Cup or Euro final.
Spain v Italy - teams
Cesc Fabregas is back in Spain's starting lineup for Sunday's Uefa Euro 2012™ final against Italy as coach Vicente del Bosque reverts to playing without a recognised striker.
'Prandelli has got best out of Balotelli'
Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon believes Azzurri coach Cesare Prandelli has succeeded where others have failed in getting the very best out of the unpredictable Mario Balotelli.
'Special mentality pushes Italy beyond'
Italy have a special ability to achieve beyond their means in times of difficulty, according to captain and goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon.