Posts Tagged ‘Jordi Alba’

Report: Spain book Italy date in Confederations Cup semi-finals

“FORTALEZA, Brazil –  Spain set up a Confederations Cup semi-final reunion with Euro 2012 final victims Italy after beating Nigeria 3-0 on a steamy afternoon in Fortaleza on Sunday to secure top spot in Group B.”

My AFP match report on Spain’s characteristically slick defeat of Nigeria can be read here.

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Report: Spain crush Italy to win historic Euro 2012 crown

“KIEV — Spain confirmed their status as one of the greatest national teams in football history by overwhelming Italy 4-0 in Sunday’s Euro 2012 final in Kiev to retain their European crown.”

My AFP match report on the Euro 2012 final can be read here. I also wrote a tournament review, which can be found here.

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