Category Archives: Euro 2012

Three Things We Learnt From Euro 2012

It’s eight days after the final of Euro 2012. The dust has settled on what was, in the main, a fantastic international tournament. Plenty of goals, some surprises along the way, some fantastic skill, drama and, of course, a few … Continue reading

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There Can Be Only One Super Mario!

Twenty three days after co-hosts Poland kicked off the action with a 1-1 draw against Greece, Euro 2012 is rapidly reaching its Grand Finale. There are just hours to go before Spain face off against Italy in Kiev’s Olympic Stadium … Continue reading

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Euro 2012: Last Four Standing!

The quarter finals are over and we’re down to four nations competing for European glory. Spain, Portugal, Germany and Italy remain, nations that are no strangers to success on the biggest stages of International football. Between them they have won … Continue reading

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Euro 2012 Quarter Finals: Some Shocks in Store?

In earlier posts I had a stab at predicting who would make the last eight and, after all has been said and done, I emerged with a prediction accuracy of 50%. While this ain’t much to shout about, it isn’t … Continue reading

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Euro 2012: Taking a Breather

The Group stage is at an end, twelve frenetic days and forty-eight pulsating games later and we have arrived at our first rest-day. With no Euro action for us to feast on this evening, many face a night of classic … Continue reading

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Rueful Russians! Desperate Dutch! Irate Italians?

Day eleven of Euro 2012 and only ten teams remain. Along with Ireland, Sweden, Denmark and Poland, some names that many would have expected to fall at the first hurdle (no disrespect meant), the final two teams on the list … Continue reading

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Euro 2012: It’s Heating Up!

As Euro 2012 continues at breakneck pace, with no let-up in sight, it has been tough to even draw breath, never mind to actually sit back and take stock of what we’ve seen and discuss it in some kind of … Continue reading

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