Euro 2012 Finals Preview

Italy defeated Germany 2-1 with two superb finishes from Mario Balotelli to face Spain in the finals. The two finalists have already met once in the group stages to produce one of the finest performances of the tournament yet. The fact that Italy has successfully foiled Spanish attempts in two consecutive Euro Championships brings about … Continue reading

Euro 2012 Semi-Finals Preview: Portugal vs Spain

Portugal recorded 2 wins and 1 loss to escape the ‘Group of Death’ in 2nd place to meet Czech. In the quarterfinals, the Portuguese restricted the Czech to only two shots and was the first to secure a place in the semi-finals. Under Queiroz, Portugal had a great defensive record coupled with an extremely frustrating … Continue reading